Senior Software Engineer - Front End

  • Capital One
  • Vienna, VA, USA
  • Aug 30, 2018
Full-time AWS CSS Data Engineering Data Security HTML Java Javascript Python Software Engineering Software Testing

Job Description

Do you want to work for a tech company that writes its own code, develops its own software, and builds its own products? As a Capital One Software or Data Engineer, you'll work on everything from customer-facing web and mobile applications using cutting-edge open source frameworks, to highly-available RESTful services, to back-end Java based systems. We experiment and innovate leveraging technologies such as: node.js, Java, AngularJS, React, Python, JSON, XML, HTML / HTML5, CSS, Chef, Maven, iOS, Swift, Android, and AWS, to name a few. We engineer breakthrough customer experiences, and bring simplicity and humanity to banking.

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 - Front End

At Capital One, we’re constantly looking to reach our customers in unique, personal and engaging ways, while coming up with digital experiences that are authentic and bold. Nothing is off limits as we explore exciting ways to take advantage of open source technologies, the latest in testing and monitoring tools, and cloud technologies to deliver amazing customer experiences. Our engineers are provided with the necessary tooling to develop the best possible products with the least amount of friction. We operate in small, productive agile teams and use the best industry tools to collaborate across the organization.

What you’ll be working on

  • Building a new external-facing, digital product written with Angular 5, Typescript, Flex Layout, and Node.js.
  • Optimizing the site with attention to code quality, performance, customer research results and analytics.
  • Helping make sure we use convention over configuration and automation over manual processes at every step of the game.

Responsibilities

  • Create responsive web applications using semantic HTML markup and CSS based on static designs, wireframes and other documentation.
  • Help build out our static site deployment pipeline through CI/CD to the cloud.
  • Bring a security-first mentality to ensure the safety and privacy of our data.
  • Perform thorough code review and cross-browser compatibility testing in development before moving the code to higher environments.
  • Collaborate with our Design, Research and Product teams.
  • Work in an agile environment with a team of developers. Help the team resolve roadblocks and issues, and interact with stakeholders, business owners, designers, compliance, QA, etc.
  • Foster strong collaboration with the other teams building out our multi-tier application stack.
  • Contribute to automated testing, including unit and E2E tests with Protractor.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree or military experience
  • At least 3 years of experience in software engineering
  • At least 1 year of experience with React, Angular 2 or higher, or AngularJS

Preferred Qualifications

  • 1+ year of experience with JavaScript testing frameworks Karma or Jest
  • 1+ year of experience with reactive patterns and frameworks rxjs and NGrx
  • 1+ year of production experience with Node.js
  • 1+ year of experience with security as it applies to Single Page Web Applications
  • 1+ year of experience with CI/CD systems Jenkins, Travis, CircleCI or Drone
  • 1+ year of experience with AWS

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

No agencies please. Capital One is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, physical and mental disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/assignment, citizenship, pregnancy or maternity, protected veteran status, or any other status prohibited by applicable national, federal, state or local law. Capital One promotes a drug-free workplace. Capital One will consider for employment qualified applicants with a criminal history in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable laws regarding criminal background inquiries, including, to the extent applicable, Article 23-A of the New York Correction Law; San Francisco, California Police Code Article 49, Sections 4901-4920; New York City’s Fair Chance Act; Philadelphia’s Fair Criminal Records Screening Act; and other applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding criminal background inquiries.

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