Senior Software Engineer-Java
Location:
Richmond , Virginia
Posted:
January 10, 2017
Reference:
R14553
West Creek 1 (12071), United States of America, Richmond, Virginia

Senior Software Engineer-Java

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.

What you’ll do:

- 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

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. We have various openings that require a broad range of technical skills and experience. Our recruiting process will match you to the right role and level.

Responsibilities:

·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

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What we have:

· A startup mindset with the backing of a top 10 bank

·Monthly Innovation-Days dedicated to test driving cutting edge technologies

·Generous salary and merit-based pay incentives

·Convenient office locations

·Flexible work schedules

·Your choice of equipment (MacBook/PC/Thunderbolt displays, iPhone/Android Device)

 Basic Qualifications:

· Bachelor’s Degree

· At least 3 years of experience in Application Development using Java/J2EE, Tomcat, Web Services (SOAP, REST, HTTP/XML), Spring Framework, Security Tools

·At least 3 years of experience creating APIs in Java

· At least 1 year of Agile experience

Preferred Qualifications:

·5 years of Java application development experience

· 3 years of experience with performance tuning and monitoring

· 1 year of experience with creating and maintaining CI/CD tooling

· 1 year of experience with cloud

· 1 year of experience with Jenkins

· 1 year of experience in Git-GitHub-GitLab

· Experience in building web-apps (HTML5, jQuery, JavaScript, Angular)

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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