Distinguished Engineer

at Capital One Services II, LLC in Wilmington, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Job ID: R112105


1750 Tysons (12023), United States of America, McLean, Virginia


Distinguished Engineer


Distinguished Engineer


Distinguished Engineers are individual contributors who strive to be diverse in thought so we visualize the problem space. At Capital One, we believe diversity of thought strengthens our ability to influence, collaborate and provide the most innovative solutions across organizational boundaries. Distinguished Engineers will significantly impact our trajectory and devise clear roadmaps to deliver next generation technology solutions.


Deep technical experts and thought leaders that help accelerate adoption of the very best engineering practices, while maintaining knowledge on industry innovations, trends and practices


Visionaries, collaborating on Capital One's toughest issues, to deliver on business needs that directly impact the lives of our customers and associates


Role models and mentors, helping to coach and strengthen the technical expertise and know-how of our engineering and product community


Evangelists, both internally and externally, helping to elevate the Distinguished Engineering community and establish themselves as a go-to resource on given technologies and technology-enabled capabilities




Build awareness, increase knowledge and drive adoption of modern technologies, sharing consumer and engineering benefits to gain buy-in


Strike the right balance between lending expertise and providing an inclusive environment where others' ideas can be heard and championed; leverage expertise to grow skills in the broader Capital One team


Promote a culture of engineering excellence, using opportunities to reuse and innersource solutions where possible


Effectively communicate with and influence key stakeholders across the enterprise, at all levels of the organization


Operate as a trusted advisor for a specific technology, platform or capability domain, helping to shape use cases and implementation in an unified manner


Lead the way in creating next-generation talent for Tech, mentoring internal talent and actively recruiting external talent to bolster Capital One's Tech talent


Basic Qualifications:


Bachelor's Degree


At least 7 yrs experience in software development


At least 7 years of systems architecture experience


At least 5 yrs of experience architecting enterprise scale applications


At least 3 years of experience with public cloud infrastructure


Preferred Qualifications:


9+ years of software engineering experience


5+ years of experience with architectural patterns, building APIs, microservices, event streams, and high throughput systems


5+ years building cloud native architectures, architecting enterprise applications on public cloud platforms and cloud ecosystems


4+ years of designing scalable and resilient distributed systems


2+ years of designing cloud native apps in AWS


Capital One will consider sponsoring a new qualified applicant for employment authorization for this position


Capital One is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Capital One promotes a drug-free workplace. 


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or disability status.


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; Newark, New Jersey Ordinance 12-1630; and other applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding criminal background inquiries. 




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Job Posting: 820652

Posted On: Jul 08, 2021

Updated On: Jul 29, 2021