Lead Back End Engineer - Capital One Shopping at Capital One Financial Corporation (Austin, TX)
Location: Austin, TX
Type: Full Time
Created: 2021-05-13 05:01:10
3711 S Mopac Expy (31003), United States of America, Austin, Texas
Lead Back End Engineer - Capital One Shopping
The Capital One Shopping Team is changing the way people make purchases online. Finding the best prices and grabbing the biggest discounts should be a simple and seamless experience, and with the Capital One Shopping suite of tools, we make that happen!
Our primary product is a browser extension that automatically searches for online coupons, lower prices, and rewards at over 30,000 online retailers--making it effortless to save money when you shop online. Last year alone, we found customers more than $160 million in savings.
We are a fast-paced, get-stuff-done team made up of makers, designers and founders who are solving difficult problems in unique ways. Were focused on scaling our products to tens of millions of customers and refining the experience to create compelling value that our customers and partners cant live without.
Who are you:
You are an experienced full stack engineer who enjoys both leading projects and being an individual contributor / technical expert
You prefer an intense, energetic environment and working with passionate, top-notch people
You execute well with a high degree of individual ownership, but are also adept working as part of a team
You are comfortable balancing the competing demands of rapid iteration and system reliability, scalability, and performance
You love working in a data-driven and customer-first environment
Youre on top of new developments in the open source community
What you'll do:
Work with product owners to understand desired initiatives and implement application capabilities
Contribute to the web platform, codebase, and developer experience that supports capitaloneshopping.com and other internal initiatives
Shape and continuously improve software engineering practices
Own the craftsmanship, availability, resilience, and scalability of your solutions
Bring a passion to stay on top of tech trends, experiment with and learn new technologies, participate in internal & external technology communities, and mentor other members of the engineering community
Encourage innovation, implementation of cutting-edge technologies, inclusion, outside-of-the-box thinking, teamwork, self-organization, and diversity
At least 6 years of experience in Software Engineering (Node.JS, Java, or Go)
At least 3 year experience with relational and non-relational databases
8+ years of software development experience
5+ years experience working with Node.JS for back end engineering
Experience with distributed technologies such as Cassandra, Elastic Search, or MongoDB
Experience with modern relational databases like Postgres, MySQL, and Redshift
Experience with deploying clustered web services
Experience using modern build and deployment tools such as Jenkins, Docker, etc.
At this time, Capital One will sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.