Capital One Senior Software Engineer (Java, AWS) in Richmond, Virginia

West Creek 6 (12076), United States of America, Richmond, 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.

Senior Software Engineer (Java, AWS)

As a Capital One Software Engineer, you will be part of an Agile platform team where 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 provide input into architectural design decisions, develop code to meet story acceptance criteria, and ensure that the applications we build are always available to our customers.

You will have the opportunity to develop your technical knowledge and skills to keep your mind and our business on the cutting edge of technology.

On any given day you will:

  • Develop applications from the ground up using a modern technology stack such as Scala, Spark, Java, Postgres, Python, Angular JS, and NoSQL

  • Review and analyze designs and come up with solutions which are compatible with cloud environments

  • Working with the production support team and coordinate change management, incident management of the deployment of code.

  • Write, design, code, test, implement and debug programs adhering to corporate requirements and standards.

  • Work with the UAT team, support team and ensure production bugs are deployed in a timely fashion.

  • Engineer capabilities and pipelines for big data and machine learning solutions

  • Work directly with Product Owners and customers to deliver data products in a collaborative and agile environment

  • Present complex IT concepts and project metrics to both technical and non-technical audiences.

  • Identify opportunities for improvement.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or military experience

  • At least 3 years of Java backend software engineering experience

  • At least 1 year of experience leveraging services in AWS environment​

  • At least 1 year of experience with Spark, Scala, or Hadoop

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree

  • At least 3 years of experience with Agile engineering practices

  • At least 3 years of experience with Unix or Linux systems with scripting experience in Shell, Perl or Python

  • AWS Associate Level certification

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