Capital One Senior Software Engineer in Plano, Texas

Plano 6 (31066), United States of America, Plano, Texas

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

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. We want you to be curious and ask “what if?” Capital One started as an information strategy company that specialized in credit cards, and we have become one of the most impactful and disruptive players in the industry. We have grown to see ourselves as a technology company in consumer finance, with great opportunities for software engineers who want to build innovative applications to give users smarter ways to save, transact, borrow and invest their money, as we seek to disrupt the industry again.

Capital One is seeking talented thinkers and engineers who can envision next generation software innovations that will deliver a rich, engaging and unmatched customer experience. In this role, you will design and develop cutting-edge experiences for Capital One customers.


You will contribute to the design, development and implementation of applications using existing and emerging technology platforms. Working within an Agile environment, you will actively participate in story planning and detailed daily standups, while providing input for architectural design decisions, and developing code to meet story acceptance criteria. You will have the opportunity to continuously develop technical knowledge and skills on multiple platforms, and educate team members on the capabilities and constraints of technologies. You will be an integral part in advancing the culture of technical excellence within Capital One, and creating experiences to delight millions of customers!


Work as part of a dynamic team throughout the software development life cycle

Collaborate with designers and analysts to implement enhancements or new applications

Develop code to meet story acceptance criteria

Document design decisions

Estimate level of effort to develop code to meet acceptance criteria

Ensure adherence to continuous improvement practices as required to meet quality / time to market imperatives

Share best practices and improve processes

Basic Qualifications:

  • At least 5 years of current experience in Java development

  • At least 3 years of experience with Spring

  • At least 3 years of experience in Agile development

  • At least 1 year of experience in Design Driven Development

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in Computer Science

  • At least 7 years of experience in Java development

  • At least 5 years of experience in full stack development

  • At least 2 years of experience with modern JavaScript frameworks such as Angular.js or React.js

  • At least 1 year of experience with AWS

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