Capital One Senior Android Engineer 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.

Senior Android Engineer

Are you an experienced software engineer who thrives in a vibrant, innovative and collaborative team? Do you want to work for a tech company that experiments and innovates to create breakthrough customer experiences, bringing simplicity and humanity to banking?

Our team supports millions of users by building cutting edge native apps and SDKs. For one of our apps we were a launch partner with FourSquare’s Pilgrim SDK at , the first US bank to launch native contactless payments on Android at , and we were proud to be rated as the best finance app by a US bank!

We love open source, automated testing and continuous integration. We currently use Kotlin, Java, Flutter, Dagger 2, Lifecycle Components, Rx, Espresso, Coroutines, and many more. :-) We aim for a Clean architecture, using patterns like MVVM, MVI and Repository.

You will be joining a team that enjoys learning new things and sharing our knowledge with the wider Android community.

  • More than half of our team has presented at public developer conferences:

  • Droidcon NYC: Applied TensorFlow in Android apps at , Have Your Cake and Eat It Too with A/B Testing at , and Advanced HTTP Mocking with WireMock at .

  • Droidcon SF: A Practical Guide To master Rx Streams at

  • We also presented at DCKotlin, Droidcon Boston, AnDevCon DC, Android Summit, and more. :-)

  • We open sourced Easy Screenshots at for Android Instrumentation Tests.

  • Many of our team also enjoy blogging: handstandsam at , daj at , manuelvicnt at , ZakTaccardi at , pribble88 at , nickcapurso at .

Ideal candidates will have a strong understanding of object-oriented design, automated testing, and open source libraries.

At Capital One, you'll be part of a big group of makers, breakers, doers and disruptors, who love to solve real problems and meet real customer needs at scale. We want you to ask “what if?” and "why?"


  • Design and deliver awesome SDKs and apps to millions of users

  • Partner with our product, design and business counterparts to shape the requirements and roadmap

  • Partner with our architects on API and system design

  • Contribute to inner and open source projects

  • Learn new things, share best practices and improve processes

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree or military experience

  • At least 3 years of software engineering experience

  • At least 2 years of mobile development for native Android applications

  • At least 2 years of experience doing object-oriented design and using design patterns

  • At least 1 year of experience with automated testing frameworks

Preferred Qualifications:

  • At least 5 years of software engineering experience

  • At least 3 years of mobile development for native Android applications

  • At least 2 years of experience in Agile

  • At least 1 year of experience with automated Android testing frameworks, both unit and instrumentation testing

  • At least 1 year of experience developing and supporting an app in one of the Android markets (Google Play, Amazon App Store, etc.)

  • At least 1 year of experience giving presentations on software engineering to developers

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