Capital One Senior Software 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 Software Engineer

Capital One is actively seeking experienced Software Engineers with expertise in detailed technical design and development of applications using existing and emerging technology platforms. Successful candidates will have hands-on experience of building APIs using Java technologies with responsibility for overall delivery of software components. As a lead engineer, you will own end-to-end delivery of software components from inception to production and provide technical leadership/supervision to other engineers.


  • Owning project/service delivery

  • Writing best quality code

  • Perform complex engineering activities for performance tuning and monitoring

  • Collaborating with other platforms tech leads to ensure integrated end-to-end design and delivery

  • Work with business partners, architects, and other groups to identify technical and functional needs of system and determine priority of needs

  • Supporting QA during testing, and owning implementation to production

  • Proactive monitoring of applications and services

  • Identifying gaps and taking actions to completion

  • Leading other engineers

  • Presenting at communities of practices

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or Military Experience

  • At least 3 years of SDLC experience using Java EE technologies for middleware and back-end Integration

  • At least 2 years of experience in developing RESTful APIs

  • At least 2 years of experience working with relational databases

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 4 years’ experience in Cloud technologies AWS, Azure, OpenStack, Docker, Ansible, Chef or Terraform

  • 4 years’ experience in Build and CICD technologies lSVN, GitHub, Maven, Jenkins, Nexus or Sonar

  • 4 Years’ experience in Quality Assurance technologies ATDD, Selenium, Cucumber, JUnit, SoapUI and Postman

  • 4 years’ experience in Unix Shell Scripting

  • 4 years’ experience with HP Diagnostics, JMeter, Splunk, BlueStripe, CloudWatch or Zabbix

  • 4 years’ experience with Agile methodologies Scrum, SAFe, and Kanban

  • 2 years’ experience using scripting languages Ruby, Python or Perl

  • 2 years’ experience with Open-Source or public GitHub projects

  • 2 years’ experience using Spring or Jersey for deploying on public cloud

  • 2 years’ of experience leading other Software Engineers

  • Certified in Java, Spring or AWS technologies

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