Senior Software Engineer
Richmond , Virginia
February 08, 2017
West Creek 5 (12075), United States of America, Richmond, Virginia

Senior 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. At Capital One, you'll be part of a 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”?

As a Capital One as a Senior 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 systems.  You will drive the design, implementation, testing, deployment, and post-release support in an agile application development environment. You will execute on engineering and release priorities successfully through strong leadership and communication. Whether a bug fix or an awesome feature, you will own your work and deliver the most elegant and scalable solutions.

The Role:

Responsible for the overall technical design, development, modification, and implementation of computer applications using existing and emerging technology platforms. 

-Analyze internal user needs and desired results and develop software solutions with responsibility for the delivery of software applications,

with limited or no supervision. 

-Develop complex applications.  Write, design, code, test, implement, and debug programs adhering to corporate requirements and standards. 

-Perform application testing and validation, programming, and documentation.

-Document design decisions and develop software components, adhering to existing process guidelines. 

-Coordinate software installation and monitor implementation process. 

-Monitor system performance trends and identify potential issues. 

-Serve as an expert and knowledge source for the escalation of complex application design and development issues. 

-Present complex IT concepts and project metrics to both technical and non-technical audiences. 

-Identify opportunities for improvement

Basic Qualifications:

- Bachelor's Degree

- At least 3 years of hands on experience in software engineering

Preferred Qualifications:

- Masters Degree in Computer Science or Engineering

- 5+ years experience with Java enterprise applications using Spring, JEE, Java Messaging Services, and REST APIs

- 5+ years experience in a Middleware environment management using Weblogic, Websphere, Tomcat, and HAProxy

- 3+ years experience with automation of DevOps activities using tools including Chef, Ansible, and Puppet; Unix Shell, Scripting

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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