Senior Automation Testing Engineer
Location:
McLean , Virginia
Posted:
January 10, 2017
Reference:
R8805
McLean 1 (19050), United States of America, McLean, Virginia

Senior Automation Testing 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

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree or military experience
  • At least 5 years' experience in software development

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Masters Degree
  • 6+ years experience in software development
  • 5+ years experience in Agile practices

Capital One, a Fortune 500 company and one of the nation's top 10 banks, offers a broad spectrum of financial products and services to consumers, small businesses and commercial clients. Our goal is to create one of the nation's great banks, and we have the necessary ingredients: a strong balance sheet, resilient businesses, a massive customer franchise, strong analytical capabilities, and great people. We nurture a work environment that values diversity of thought and ideas where people from a variety of backgrounds guided by our shared Values come together to make Capital One a great company - and a great place to work.

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 is actively seeking experienced Sr. Software Engineers with expertise in detailed technical design and development of applications using existing and emerging technology platforms. Successful candidates will have experience performing as technical lead on software development projects with responsibility for overall delivery of software components. As a senior engineer, you will own detailed technical design and development of applications using existing and emerging technology platforms and provide technicalleadership/supervisionto the developers.

Responsibilities:

  • Driving project/service delivery.
  • Performing as technical lead on software development projects with responsibility for overall delivery of software components.
  • Collaborating with other platforms tech leads to ensure integrated end-to-end design.
  • Documenting design decisions and ensuring adherence.
  • Enforcing existing process guidelines.
  • Mentoring junior developers.
  • Supporting QA during testing, and oversight during implementation into production.
  • Conducting design & code reviews.
  • Tracking developers' bandwidth to assist in resource allocation.
  • Supporting PM in technical tasks & delivery schedule development.
  • Reviewing system test scenarios & test cases
  • Monitoring operating efficiency of existing application systems
  • Providing oversight to Vendor's technical design and code delivery.
  • Frequent technologies used in this role would be: AWS, Chef, Puppet, Docker, Linux Shell Scripting, Bash Scripting, Hudson/Jenkins, Powershell, Elasticsearch .

Basic Qualifications:

  • ·        High School Diploma, GED or military experience
  • ·        At least 3 years of experience in Application Development using Java
  • ·        At least 2 years of experience in Application Development using J2EE
  • ·        At least 2 years of experience in SQL development in RDBMS.
  • ·        At least 2 years of experience in Linux server environment.
  • ·        At least 2 years of Linux Shell Scripting.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • ·        3 years of experience as Senior developer in technology projects.
  • ·        3 years of experience in design and integration of web applications
  • ·        1 yearsof experience developing RESTful web services
  •           1 year of experience with AWS Cloud
  • ·        1 year of experience with API development
  • ·         1 years of experience with Spring framework 3.2 and above
  • ·         1 years of experience with Apache Tomcat
  • ·        1 year of Elasticsearch
  • ·        1 year of Snaplogic

Capital One will consider sponsoring a new qualified 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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