Open Source Governance and Functional Support
Location:
McLean , Virginia
Posted:
February 08, 2017
Reference:
R17615
McLean 1 (19050), United States of America, McLean, Virginia

Open Source Governance and Functional Support

Job Description Summary

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.

Capital One’s Open Source Office (OSO) is looking for a talented technologist to assist in the management of the Open Source Software (OSS) processes (e.g. use of OSS, contribution to OSS and launching Capital One developed OSS) and the management of key communications channels used to educate the developer community. Provide support to the Manager of the OSS Governance Program in the creation of controls, tests, reporting, communication and education activities.

  • Support the open source office in managing the operational pipeline of requests for intake, contributions and new OSS projects.
  • Monitor and add content to open source office communication sites
  • Assist in the development of tests and a tracking mechanism for managing test results
  • Assist in the design and implementation of the governance reporting
  • Assist in the creation of documentation and education for the governance program
  • Support, as needed, automation to streamline governance processes
  • Work with product owners to understand desired application capabilities and testing scenarios
  • Work within and across Agile teams to design, develop, test, implement, and support technical solutions across a full-stack of development tools and technologies
  • 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

  • Bachelors Degree or military experience
  • 2 years experience in software development role
  • 2 years experience in analysis, project management or governance role


  • Bachelors Degree in Information Systems/MIS or Science or military experience
  • 4+ years experience in software development
  • 4+ years experience in analysis, project management or governance role

At this time, Capital One will not 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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