Master Software Engineer
About the Job
West Creek 1 (12071), 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. Master Software Engineer As a Capital One hands on Master Developer, you'll work on everything from applications using cutting-edge open source frameworks, to highly-available RESTful services, to back-end Java based systems, to data pipelines for streaming data and CICD. You'll bring solid experience in emerging and traditional technologies such as: Java, Apache Spark, AWS, Spring framework, Hadoop, NoSQL databases, relational databases to name a few. What you’ll do: - Hands on developer, lead the design, coding, and testing of complex distributed systems, integrations and protocols. - Work with product owners to understand desired application capabilities and testing scenarios - Continuously improve software engineering practices - Work within and across Agile teams to lead design discussions and receive buy-in from the stakeholders - Lead the craftsmanship, availability, resilience, and scalability of your solutions - Bring a passion to stay on top of tech trends, experiment with and learn new technologies, participate in internal & external technology communities. - Encourage innovation, implementation of cutting-edge technologies, inclusion, outside-of-the-box thinking, teamwork and self-managed - Mentor and develop junior software developers to perform at the next level. **Basic Qualifications:** - Bachelors Degree or military experience - At least 15 years experience in software development - At least 10 years experience specifically in Java applications using Open Source Frameworks - At least 2 years of experience with AWS Preferred Qualifications: -Master’s Degree in Computer Science - 3+ years in Agile practices - 3+ years functional programming experience using Java8 or 3+ years of functional programming experience using Scala At this time Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.