Lead Software Engineer

Capital One

We've created a "Part-Time Associate Program" which allows associates in the program to work 20 to 32 hours per week. Not all roles offer this benefit however.

Only considering candidates who are eligible to work in the USA ⚠️


US Remote, United States of America

Lead Software Engineer, Capital One Shopping (Remote)

Interested in joining a dynamic, remote-first engineering team in a fast-paced environment full of greenfield problem-solving? Then Capital One Shopping might be the place for you. Join us in supporting a growth-stage line of business with a startup mindset as we build technology to save our customers money.

Your role will involve working with languages like JavaScript, Python, and TypeScript; technologies like Node, React.JS, and Kafka; and databases like PostgreSQL and Cassandra. This is more than just a job; it's an opportunity to be part of a collaborative and forward-thinking community where your contributions will make a significant impact in an ever-dynamic tech landscape.

Join us as we push boundaries and redefine the future of our industry.

What You’ll Do:

  • Lead a portfolio of diverse technology projects and a team of developers with deep experience in distributed microservices, and full stack systems to create solutions that help meet regulatory needs for the company.
  • Share your passion for staying on top of tech trends, experimenting with and learning new technologies, participating in internal & external technology communities, mentoring other members of the engineering community.
  • Collaborate with digital product managers, and deliver robust cloud-based solutions that drive powerful experiences to help millions of Americans achieve financial empowerment.
  • Utilize programming languages like JavaScript, Node.js, HTML/CSS, TypeScript, SQL, and NoSQL databases, container orchestration services including Docker and Kubernetes, and a variety of AWS tools and services.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • At least 6 years of experience in software engineering (Internship experience does not apply)
  • At least 1 year experience with cloud computing (AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree
  • 7 years of experience in at least one of the following: JavaScript, Node.js, TypeScript, SQL
  • 3 years of experience with AWS, GCP, Microsoft Azure, or another cloud service
  • 4 years of experience in open source frameworks
  • 2 years of experience in Agile practices

Additional Information:

At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position. The minimum and maximum full-time annual salaries for this role are listed below, by location. Please note that this salary information is solely for candidates hired to perform work within one of these locations and refers to the amount Capital One is willing to pay at the time of this posting. Salaries for part-time roles will be prorated based upon the agreed-upon number of hours to be regularly worked.

Remote (Regardless of Location):

  • $170,700 - $194,800 for Lead Software Engineer
  • $140,000 - $159,800 for Senior Software Engineer

Candidates hired to work in other locations will be subject to the pay range associated with that location. The actual annualized salary amount offered to any candidate at the time of hire will be reflected solely in the candidate’s offer letter.

This role is also eligible to earn performance-based incentive compensation, which may include cash bonus(es) and/or long-term incentives (LTI). Incentives could be discretionary or non-discretionary depending on the plan.

Capital One offers a comprehensive, competitive, and inclusive set of health, financial, and other benefits that support your total well-being. Learn more at the Capital One Careers website. Eligibility varies based on full or part-time status, exempt or non-exempt status, and management level.

This role is expected to accept applications for a minimum of 5 business days. 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 (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), race, color, age, national origin, religion, disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender reassignment, citizenship, immigration status, protected veteran status, or any other basis prohibited under applicable 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.

If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position and you require an accommodation, please contact Capital One Recruiting at 1-800-304-9102 or via email at RecruitingAccommodationcapitalone.com. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodations.

For technical support or questions about Capital One's recruiting process, please send an email to Careerscapitalone.com.

Capital One does not provide, endorse nor guarantee and is not liable for third-party products, services, educational tools, or other information available through this site. Capital One Financial is made up of several different entities. Please note that any position posted in Canada is for Capital One Canada, any position posted in the United Kingdom is for Capital One Europe, and any position posted in the Philippines is for Capital One Philippines Service Corp. (COPSSC).

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We've created a "Part-Time Associate Program" which allows associates in the program to work 20 to 32 hours per week. Not all roles offer this benefit however.

Our 4 day week = any day off

Our Vacation Policy

Our roles offer 20-30 days PTO per year plus public holidays

  • 25 days PTO
  • 52 unpaid days
  • 77 days off per year

Remote Working Policy

We offer flexible working, whether that be on-site, hybrid remote or 100% remotely. Almost all of our enterprise staff can work from home on Mondays & Fridays

Company Benefits

  • Health insurance
  • 401(k) company contribution
  • Flexible working hours
  • Dentalcare
  • Equity / options
  • Equipment allowance

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