Capital One Sr Manager, Software Engineering (Java, CICD, AWS) in McLean, Virginia

McLean 2 (19052), United States of America, McLean, Virginia

At Capital One, we’re building a leading information-based technology company. Still founder-led by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Richard Fairbank, Capital One is on a mission to help our customers succeed by bringing ingenuity, simplicity, and humanity to banking. We measure our efforts by the success our customers enjoy and the advocacy they exhibit. We are succeeding because they are succeeding.

Guided by our shared values, we thrive in an environment where collaboration and openness are valued. We believe that innovation is powered by perspective and that teamwork and respect for each other lead to superior results. We elevate each other and obsess about doing the right thing. Our associates serve with humility and a deep respect for their responsibility in helping our customers achieve their goals and realize their dreams. Together, we are on a quest to change banking for good.

Sr Manager, Software Engineering (Java, CICD, AWS)

We are looking for an experienced Senior Manager to provide technical leadership for two teams in our McLean office:

One team is focused on modernization of our investigator support tools to allow our investigators to analyze customer interactions to detect and fight fraud. The technologies in use include React, Java, Python, CI/CD , Dev Ops , AWS, Spark, RDS, SQL, Docker.

The other team is focused on providing the fraud checks in the authorization flow when a Capital One customer uses their card at a POS or online. The technologies in use include Java, Spring, CI/CD, Docker, Dev Ops, Spark, and Hazelcast.


  • Demonstrate both effective people management and disciplined software development leadership.

  • Deliver software that scales in a zero-downtime environment.

  • Execution – Deliver solutions on-time with high bar of quality

  • Work with Product Owners to understand the desired capability, to define and prioritize work, determine deliverables, and manage workloads.

  • Collaborate with product and engineering leadership to construct a product delivery strategy, roadmaps, and timelines

  • Lead technical discussions and must be able to work and influence a large number of cross functional teams.

  • Build reusable solutions that can be shared across teams.

  • Continuously improve software engineering practices

  • Recruit top talent and ensure team members are sharpening their skills and growing their careers.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree or Military experience

  • At least 8 years of software development experience and software development life cycle

  • At least 3 years of experience with cloud technologies

  • At least 3 years of direct people management experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 10+ years of software development experience and software development life cycle

  • 5+ years of experience with Java and/or other JVM languages

  • 5+ years of direct people management experience

  • 3+ years of experience with any of the following technologies: AWS, DevOps, Docker, CI/CD, Spring, Spark

  • At least 2 years of experience with agile, KanBan, or Scrum methodologies

Capital One will consider sponsoring a new qualified applicant for employment authorization for this position.