Capital One Senior Associate, Visual Engineer in Tysons Corner, Virginia

7900 Westpark Drive (12131), United States of America, Tysons, 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 Associate, Visual Engineer

Senior Associate, Visual Engineer

We’re looking for a talented Visual Engineer to join our Cyber’s Operations & Intelligence division to work closely with cross-functional teams to enable their ability make insight-driven decisions and effectively communicate their story through data analytics, visualization and design.

Tools like Illustrator, Visio, and PowerPoint are extremely familiar to you. You’re passionate about layout, typography, design and user experience. You recognize that visual design optimizes for comprehension, engagement, and contextualization, and you’ve done your research on perception and cognition.

You’re a good fit if you are:

  • A visual problem solver. You understand that good design balances user, business, and technical feasibility needs. You can take complex concepts and communicate them in a simple, elegant, and accessible manner. You are proficient using tools like Illustrator, PowerPoint, and Visio, and can efficiently use your skillset to develop new designs within existing visual systems and design languages.

  • Collaborative. You’re excited to work on a multidisciplinary team and facilitate alignment across different perspectives. You make it your business to know as much as you can about the people you are designing for and make design decisions based on their needs. You display a positive attitude and are excited to share your ideas with the team as well as listen to those of others.

  • A successful juggler. You don’t get overwhelmed or flustered easily. You’re able to keep track of multiple projects at once, manage your time efficiently, and appropriately communicate scheduling with your manager and the broader team.

  • Detail oriented. You’re proud that your production files are always pixel perfect and you’ve thought through every permutation of your designs, making the development or production process smooth sailing.

  • Flexible. You know that projects can adjust at a moment’s notice; you are adaptable and welcome change.

What you’ll bring:

  • A portfolio that highlights strong understanding of design elements such as color, typography, illustration, iconography, photography, and animation.

  • Experience working within established brand guidelines and style guide. Interest in helping govern brand guidelines where needed.

  • Ability to work collaboratively and iteratively within cross-disciplinary teams, as well as ability to work independently.

  • Ability to quickly deliver multiple, inventive ideas that are fresh and simple while solving complex stakeholder needs. Confidence in sharing in-progress work with teammates.

  • Understanding of agile/scrum development process.

Basic qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts or concentration in graphic or web design.

  • At least 4 years of experience in visual design.

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