We’re Capital One. Yep, the “What’s in your wallet?” people. But we are oh so much more than that.  Did you know we’re a full service bank? Checking accounts, savings accounts, mortgages, and car loans. We could tell you more, but you’re going to check out our web site anyway, right?

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Capital One has a history of disrupting, and we are doing it again. We’re experimenting, innovating, and delivering really cool stuff to 65 million customers. We love to be curious, to dream, to ask, “What if?” Oh, and we love to write code.

Your commitment to learn new things is every bit as important to us as what you have already done. Maybe even more so because we don’t want to be doing the same thing tomorrow that we’re doing today. You accept change, want to grow, and evolve into a better member of the team.


The ideal candidate will be able to jump right into a software engineering role. Looking for a strong character who is very assertive and articulates technology well. This person need to understand the buzzwords not just say / use them. This person should have a focus on performance and needs to know how to build a complete application from the DB through to the front end work with nothing more than a conceptual understanding and visual designs as needed. They should have a passion in learning new technologies, innovating and driving change, and collaborating other developers.


  • - Full Stack Engineer capable of designing solutions, writing code, testing code, automating test and deployment
  • - Overall delivery of software components working in collaboration with product and design teams
  • - Collaborating with other technology teams to ensure integrated end-to-end design and integration.
  • - Enforcing existing process guidelines; drives new processes, guidelines, team rules, and best practices.
  • - Mentor and raise the game or teammates in all areas
  • - Full participation in the Agile Scrum process including speaking up and giving your opinion!
  • - Ready, willing, and able to pick up new technologies and pitch in on story tasks (design, code, test, CI/CD, deploy, etc)
  • - Able to research and learn new methodologies and technologies and bring knowledge to the team
  • - You’re a tinkerer and love technology - Myo, Amazon Echo, Arduino and IoT, AR/VR, Creative Coding; you like hackathons and innovation sprints!

Position Provides Exposure To:

- Front End Skills: JavaScript, TypeScript or ClojureScript, CSS, HTML, Single Page Applications (ReactJS, Redux, RxJS, Angular 4), Responsive Design, iOS (Swift), Android (Kotlin)

- Back End Skills: Microservices, REST, GraphQL, Node.js, JVM (Clojure, Scala, Java - Spring, Spring Boot, Hibernate, etc.), Database (Postgres, MySQL, etc.), Python, TensorFlow, PyTorch, scikit-learn, NumPy

- Data Streaming: Kafka, NiFi, Storm, Hadoop, Spring XD/Spring Batch

- DevOps/Platforms:  Amazon Web Services (S3, RDS, EC2, ECS, Lambda, SQS, SNS, DynamoDB, CloudFormation, etc), Terraform, Chef, Docker, Ansible.

- Automation Testing: Selenium, Karma, Mocha, Jest, Cucumber, ATDD, Protractor, Automated Performance and Regression/Functional Testing

- CI/CD: Jenkins, Artifactory, Nexus

- Build Tools: maven, gradle, grunt, gulp, git, npm, yarn, lein, boot, Xcode

Basic Qualifications:

- At least 2 years of Software Development experience

Preferred Qualifications:

- 2 years of experience with Amazon Web Services.

-2 years of experience with No SQL database

This is a mid to senior-level position located in Mclean, VA. It is permanent and full-time, beginning as soon as we find the right person.

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

Skills and Certifications [note: bold skills and certification are required]
Security Clearance Required: No
Visa Candidate Considered: No

Base Salary - $117,000 to $125,000 
Full-time Benefits - Full
Relocation Assistance Available - Yes
Commission Compensation - No
Bonus Eligible - No
Overtime Eligible - No
Interview Travel Reimbursed - No

Candidate Details
5+ to 7 years experience
Seniority Level - Associate
Management Experience Required - No
Minimum Education - Bachelor's Degree
Willingness to Travel - Occasionally

Ideal Candidate
 The work we are presently doing is all AWS cloud-based using ECS/Docker/Node.js and a fair number of Lambda/Node.js services.  We have a React.js single-page web app, which uses GraphQL to interact with backend services.  The services, in-turn, rely upon Elasticsearch, Postgres and a Nuxeo-based document engine. We are heavily into DevOps, using Jenkins, Artifactory, Chef, New Relic, Datadog, Cloudwatch and several in-house developed enterprise tools

Why we're a great company
If you like a Startup feel with the backing of a solid company, where collaboration, fast pace iterative delivery, automation and using latest technologies are an essential part of our core values, if you are experienced or want to further your skills with Full Stack development with an Open Source tech stack, Cloud, Dev/Ops, Micro-services, Big Data, Machine Learning, then Capital One is the place for you!