Manager, Software Engineering-Java

  • Company: Capital One
  • Location: Richmond, Virginia
  • Posted: January 28, 2017
  • Reference ID: R18565
West Creek 5 (12075), United States of America, Richmond, Virginia

Manager, Software Engineering-Java

Who we are:

Capital One is a technology company, a research laboratory, and a nationally recognized brand with over 65 million customers. We offer a broad spectrum of financial products and services to consumers, small businesses and commercial clients. In December 2015, Capital One was named a Blue Ribbon Company by Fortune Magazine as one of only 25 companies in the world to make their top company lists four times in 2015 (Fortune’s 100 Best Companies to Work For, Global 500, Fortune 500, World’s Most Admired Companies). Capital One was also named as Top Workplace in the Greater Chicago area for 2015 by The Chicago Tribune and 5th among the large companies. 

Do you want to work for a tech company that writes its own code, develops its own software, and builds its own products? We experiment and innovate leveraging the latest technologies, engineer breakthrough customer experiences, and bring simplicity and humanity to banking. We make a difference for 65 million customers. We're changing banking for good. At Capital One, you'll be part of a big group of makers, breakers, doers and disruptors, who love to solve real problems and meet real customer needs. We want you to be curious and ask “what if?” Capital One started as an information strategy company that specialized in credit cards, and we have become one of the most impactful and disruptive players in the industry. We have grown to see ourselves as a technology company in consumer finance, with great opportunities for software engineers who want to build innovative applications to give users smarter ways to save, transact, borrow and invest their money, as we seek to disrupt the industry again.

The Role: 

At Capital One, you'll be part of a big group of makers, breakers, doers and disruptors, who love to solve real problems and meet real customer needs. We are actively seeking highly creative and intellectually curious Software Engineers who are passionate about coding to join our team! This is an opportunity to display knowledge of your craft by having a hand in building large scale reliable applications to impact the way that Capital One does business.

You'll work on everything from customer-facing web and mobile applications using cutting-edge Open Source frameworks, to highly-available RESTful services, to back-end Java based systems using the hottest techniques in Big & Fast Data.  You'll bring solid experience in emerging and traditional technologies which may include: node.js, Java, JQuery, AngularJS, React, Python, REST, JSON, XML, Ruby, HTML, CSS, NoSQL databases, relational databases, Hadoop, Spark, Scala, Chef, Ansible, Maven, Jenkins, iOS, Android, and AWS. 


  • Work with product owners to understand desired application capabilities and testing scenarios
  • Participate in technical design, development, modification, and implementation of computer applications using existing and emerging technology platforms
  • Work within and across Agile teams to design, develop, test, implement, and support technical solutions across a full-stack of development tools and technologies
  • Use engineering practices like pair programming, TDD, ATDD, CI/CD, and Refactoring techniques
  • Lead the craftsmanship, availability, resilience, and scalability of your solutions
  • Monitor system performance trends and identify potential issues
  • Deep dive into challenging production problems
  • Continuously improve software engineering practices
  • Bring a passion to stay on top of tech trends, experiment with and learn new technologies, participate in internal & external technology communities, and mentor other members of the engineering community 
  • Encourage innovation, implementation of cutting-edge technologies, inclusion, outside-of-the-box thinking, teamwork, self-organization, and diversity

Basic Qualifications:

- Bachelor’s Degree or military experience 
- At least 7 years of SDLC experience using Java EE technologies for Front End , Middleware and Backend Integration
- At least 7 years’ experience with Java Web technologies and Tomcat, Jboss or Apache 
- At least 5 years’ experience with Spring MVC, Spring Boot, Hibernate, Jax-RS or Jersey Frameworks 
- At least 5 years’ experience with RESTful API’s and API lifecycle.

- At least 3 Year experience RDBMS, SQL, No-SQL, RDS, PostgreSQL, MongoDB or DynamoDB

- At least 3 years of experience leading other Software Engineers

Preferred Qualifications:

- 2 + years in building web-apps on open source technologies MEAN (AngularJS, Node.JS , ReactJS, HTML5, jQuery, JavaScript,Mongo DB)

- 2 + years of experience in Maven-Gradle , Spring Integration, Spring batch

- 2 + years’ experience in Cloud technologies AWS, Azure, OpenStack, Docker, Ansible, Chef or Terraform

- 2 + years’ experience in Build and CICD technologies lSVN, GitHub, Maven, Jenkins, Nexus or Sonar

- 2 + years’ experience with Agile methodologies Scrum, SAFe, and Kanban

- 2 + years’ experience using scripting languages Ruby, Python or Perl

Certified in Java, Spring or AWS technologies

At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.

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