Master Software Engineer
Location:
Richmond , Virginia
Posted:
January 10, 2017
Reference:
R15122
West Creek 6 (12076), United States of America, Richmond, Virginia

Master Software Engineer

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.

As a Capital One Software Engineer, 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 Data. You'll bring solid experience in emerging and traditional technologies such as: node.js, Java, AngularJS, React, Python, REST, JSON, XML, Ruby, HTML / HTML5, CSS, NoSQL databases, relational databases, Hadoop, Chef, Maven, iOS, Android, and AWS/Cloud Infrastructure to name a few.

You will:

  • Work with product owners to understand desired application capabilities and testing scenarios
  • Continuously improve software engineering practices - Work within and across Agile teams to design, develop, test, implement, and support technical solutions across a full-stack of development tools and technologies
  • Lead the craftsmanship, availability, resilience, and scalability of your solutions
  • 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
  • Lead and/or mentor a team of engineers

Additional Responsibilities: 

  • Work as part of a dynamic team throughout the software development life cycle
  • Collaborate with architects, engineers and analysts to implement enhancements or new applications
  • Develop code to meet story acceptance criteria
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Conduct design and code review to ensure compliance with standards
  • Create automated test suites to validate the quality of your code
  • Estimate level of effort to develop code to meet acceptance criteria
  • Ability to work independently in a fast paced, unstructured environment
  • Ensure adherence to continuous improvement practices as required to meet quality / time to market imperatives
  • Ability to work independently in a fast paced, unstructured environment
  • Own technical design and development of cross-functional, multi-platform application systems
  • Work with Product Owner to understand the business problems and design solutions
  • Collaborate with other platforms tech leads to ensure integrated end-to-end design and delivery
  • Understand how evolving technology affects domain; stays current and leads team through new technologies
  • Responsible for key system design and integration decisions; and for communicating decisions to individuals implementing the system
  • Lead team to provide L3 support as needed for the application in Production

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree or military experience
  • At least 7 years of software development experience using Java EE technologies
  • At least 5 years of experience in developing RESTful APIs

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Masters Degree
  • 8+ years of SDLC experience using Java EE technologies for Middleware and Backend Integration
  • 5+ years of hands on experience in developing RESTful APIs using Spring or Jersey and taking it all the way to production
  • 5+ years experience in Build and CICD technologies GitHub, Maven, Jenkins, Nexus or Sonar
  • 5+ years experience in Unix Shell Scripting
  • 2+ years experience in Quality Assurance technologies ATDD, Selenium, Cucumber, JUnit, SoapUI and Postman
  • 2+ years experience with production releases and providing Level 3 support
  • 2+ years experience with Open-Source or public GitHub projects
  • 2+ years experience in Cloud technologies AWS, Azure, OpenStack, Docker, Ansible, Chef or Terraform
  • 2+ years experience with Scrum, SAFe, and Kanban
  • 1+ years experience with Enterprise Integration patterns frameworks like Apache Camel, Spring Integration, or any ESB
    JMS API with IBM Websphere MQSeries
  • 1+ years experience with WebLogic application server, configuring server and concepts of clustering, load balancing
  • 1+ years experience with Oracle database, SQL, JDBC with ORM like MyBatis, Hibernate
  • 1+ years experience building SOAP, ReSTful webservices and writing clients for webservices with Spring and/or Jersey API
    XML , XSLT
  • 1+ years experience with Junit testing development and code quality tools
  • Sun Certified Java Programmer, Sun Certified Java Developer, Spring framework certification, or AWS certification

At this time, Capital One will sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.


A little about us:
Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, Capital One® offers a broad array of financial products and services to consumers.

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