Software Engineer
Plano , Texas
February 08, 2017
Plano 2 (31062), United States of America, Plano, Texas

Software Engineer

Job Description

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.


Accountable for delivery of a portion of a platform, or project (Agile team) initiative. This role is part of building large scale reliable applications that impact the way that Capital One does business. You will participate in detailed technical design, development and implementation of applications using existing and emerging technology platforms. Working within an Agile environment, you will actively participate in story planning and detailed daily standups, while providing input for architectural design decisions, and developing code to meet story acceptance criteria. You will have the opportunity to continuously develop technical knowledge and skills on multiple platforms, and educate team members (including BSAs, Scrum Masters and Product Owners) on the capabilities and constraints of technologies.

General Responsibilities:

  • Develops a framework with some complexity (e.g. IRIS, UPF)
  • Understands basic networking and security design concepts
  • Has a working knowledge of standards and languages
  • Has expertise over required domains / software packages
  • Ability to grasp new technologies rapidly as needed to progress varied initiatives
  • Builds robust systems with an eye on the long term maintenance and support of the application
  • Able to breakdown complex integration issues and resolve them
  • Looks to leverage and espouse standards across the team and organization
  • Understands complex multi-tier, multi-platform systems
  • Contributes to cross team design / development via technical leadership / mentoring

  • Bachelor's Degree or military experience
  • At least 1 year of Enterprise Cloud Deployments
  • At least 1 year of Enterprise AWS Deployments
  • At least 1 year of experience with Scripting Languages – (Python or BASH)
  • At least 1 year of overall technical support and development experience

  • Master's Degree in fields such as Computer Science, Information Systems, and Engineering or military experience
  • AWS Certification
  • 2 years of Enterprise Cloud Deployments
  • 2 years of Enterprise AWS Deployments
  • 2 years of experience with Scripting Languages – (Python orBASH)
  • 2 years of overall technical support and development experience
  • Create Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) resources such as subnets, network access control lists, and security groups
  • Capability in architecture design and infrastructure assessment
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and agile development environment

At this time Capital One will not 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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