Software Engineer, MEAN Stack

  • Company: Capital One
  • Location: New York, New York
  • Posted: January 25, 2017
  • Reference ID: R18263
114 5th Ave (22114), United States of America, New York, New York

Software Engineer, MEAN Stack

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-boxthinking, teamwork, self-organization, and diversity

What you will need to bring for this position: 
- Innovative thinking with a passion forproblem-solving 
- Ability to provide a logical framework to support conclusions and ideas. 
- Intellectual curiosity 
- Great attitude, team player and energy amplifier. Flexible and adaptable to changing priorities and technologies 
- Insatiable hunger to learn and code on new technologies 
- Take ideas and concepts, and visualize them in ways such that they are communicated effectively and compellingly for internal leaders, partners and customers 
- Knowledge of Front End web development for Web and Mobile apps 
- Java and surrounding technologies including APIs, Cloud, Big Data and open source technologies 
- Database concepts and working knowledge 
- Understanding of SDLC and experience developing in an Agile environment 
- Understanding of HTML5 (Web Workers, Web Sockets, Canvas, Local Storage) 
- Understanding of CSS3 and responsive design concepts 

- Work as part of a dynamic team throughout the software development life cycle
- Collaborate with other software 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 
- Maintain records to document program development and revisions 
- Experience with R, Hadoop, data mining, machine learning, statistical modeling tools and underlying algorithms a plus 
- A robust portfolio of shipped code on GitHub or other open Source contributions and experience with distributed/scalable systems a plus. 
- Practical experience providing and consuming REST APIs and creating MicroServices along with experience with iPhone, iPad, android, iOS or other mobile platforms would set candidate apart.

- Excellent communication and analytical skills are a must

- At least 2 years of experience with build tools such as Hudson, Jenkins, Maven, etc.

- Bachelors Degree or military experience 
- At least 6 years of development experience 

- 2 years of experience in Web development 
- 2 years of mobile app 
- 2 years of experience as developer within Technology Agile Teams 
- 2 years of experience with continuous integration and build tools 
- 2 years of experience with single page applications in JavaScript 
- 2 years of experience with Node.js 
- 2 years of experience with AngularJS, 
- 2 years of experience with EmberJS 
- 2 years of experience with React/Flux 
- 2 years of experience with Java or 2 years of experience with C# 
- 2 years of experience with Ruby or 2 years of experience with Python 

At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.

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