Capital One Principal Identity Management Engineer-Director in Vienna, Virginia

Towers Crescent (12066), United States of America, Vienna, 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.

Principal Identity Management Engineer-Director

The Team - Capital One is a diverse group working on multiple areas in the Identity and access management realm, cloud computing, software engineering, and general layered security in an enterprise. The project range from new and unique authentication methods used for multi-factor authentication and standard authentication to complete restructuring of frameworks and management of Identity. The team is a fast-paced movement group inside of Capital One that is creating a next generation of security products to modernize the Enterprise and provide the newest and best methods of securing our customers data.


  • Manage design and architecture of Identity application/software development to deliver technology systems in support of business assessment

  • Manage design and best practices of a broad portfolio of diverse technology projects to provide web, mobile, and integration solutions

  • Recruit, motivate, mentor, and lead the best application engineering talent

  • Passion for any, all or some of the following technologies: Java, Ruby, Python, Scala, HTML5, LAMP STACK, and in general web development technologies

  • Strong engineering and technology background

  • Ability to go deep into the technology

  • Must have deep technical credibility with engineering org, and ability to recruit top engineers

  • Identity and Access Management leadership

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or military experience

  • At least 5 years’ experience with object-oriented programming and design with Java

  • At least 5 years’ experience in developing web applications, architectural standards and SOA technologies

  • At least 5 years’ experience with Provisioning/Deprovisioning and Identity Lifecycle Management

  • At least 5 years’ experience with Identity and Access Management frameworks

  • At least 3 years’ experience with AWS or Cloud Technology

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree

  • 7 years’ experience in agile development and methodologies

  • 5 years’ experience building consumer-facing web and mobile software solutions at scale

  • 5 years’ experience with rapid prototyping and interface design testing

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