Sr. Software Engineer

  • Company: Capital One
  • Location: Richmond, Virginia
  • Posted: February 03, 2017
  • Reference ID: R18878
West Creek 8 (12080), United States of America, Richmond, Virginia

Sr. Software Engineer

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 applications using cutting-edge Open Source frameworks, to highly-available RESTful services, to back-end Java based systems and data streaming technologies.  You will need to have experience in big data and streaming technologies like Spark, Kafk and exposure to other technologies like: node.js, Java, JQuery, Javascript, AngularJS, React, REST, JSON, XML, Ruby, HTML, CSS, NoSQL databases, relational databases, Chef, Ansible, Maven, Jenkins and AWS. We have various openings that require a broad range of technical skills and experience.


-Write code (delivering elegant and scalable solutions in Java, JavaScript, and Rest API to name a few)

-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

-Demand quality by using 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      

Basic Qualifications:

-Bachelor’s Degree

-At least 10 years of experience in Application Development using Java/J2EE, Tomcat, Web/REST Services (SOAP, REST, HTTP/XML), Spring Framework, Security Tools

-At least 1 year of experience in big data technologies like Spark streaming, Kafka or a similar system

-At least 3 years of experience creating APIs in Java

-At least 1 year of Agile experience

Preferred Qualifications:

- 3+ years’ experience in one of the following Cloud technologies:  AWS, Azure, OpenStack, Docker, Ansible, Chef or Terraform
- 3+ years’ experience in one of the following Build and CICD technologies lSVN, GitHub, Maven, Jenkins, Nexus or Sonar
- 3+ Years’ experience in one of the following Quality Assurance technologies:  ATDD, Selenium, Cucumber, JUnit, SoapUI and Postman
- 3+ years’ experience in Unix Shell Scripting
- 2+ years’ experience with one of the following:  HP Diagnostics, JMeter, Splunk, BlueStripe, CloudWatch or Zabbix
- 2+ years’ experience with one of the following Agile methodologies:  Scrum, SAFe, and Kanban
- Certified in one of the following:  Java, Spring or AWS technologies 

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

Share this Job