4 months ago
Job IDDate posted 30/05/2018
White Collar Factory (95009), United Kingdom, London, London
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.
Software Development Engineer (Web)
Recognised by Glassdoor as one of the ‘Best Places to Work 2018’, we are on a mission to change banking for good.
We are a group of friendly and supportive engineers and we strive to create a fun and flexible working environment.
The modern web moves quickly, so we are looking for engineers who can learn fast and share exciting new tools and tech with their colleagues.
We are building a suite of web-based products to help and support our customers using a variety of modern technologies including React, Node and AWS.
We are looking for passionate and creative engineers who enjoy doing the right thing for customers in the right way. You'll be working in a team of 7-10 engineers within a tribe of cross-functional teams to deliver a common goal, while helping to coordinate our technology usage across our 6 web teams.
We expect to see:
* Ability to build client-side apps with React and server-side APIs with Node which are secure, resilient, sustainable and scalable.
* Good working knowledge of modern HTML, CSS and JS languages and tools, including common testing frameworks
* Passion for a good customer experience
* Enthusiasm for working collaboratively with engineers and product teams to achieve the best outcomes, ability to communicate effectively and commitment to be part of a successful team
We like to see (but not required):
* Broader engineering experience with other architectures and technologies.
* Experience with AWS or other Cloud Services
* Experience with DevOps tooling such as Jenkins
What’s in it for you:
We encourage your personal development through pairing, mentoring, online and live courses, and conferences.
We love continuous learning and that’s why we give you 10% of your time to work on cutting edge innovative projects that shape the way we will work in the future. We’ll also give you the latest tech to help you on your way.
We offer high performers strong and diverse career progression, investing heavily in developing great leaders through our Capital One University training programmes (and appropriate external providers).
Immediate access to our core benefits including pension scheme, bonus, generous holiday entitlement and private medical insurance – with flexible benefits available including season-ticket loans, cycle to work scheme and enhanced parental leave
Open-plan workspaces and facilities designed to inspire and support you. Our Nottingham head-office has a fully-serviced gym, subsidised restaurant, mindfulness and music rooms. In London, you can heighten your mood with a run on our rooftop running track or an espresso at the Workshop Coffee café.
Capital One is committed to diversity in the workplace.
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