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Software Development Engineer
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Recruiter: Capital One
Listed on: 6th June
Location: London
Salary Notes: Competitive
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: R55778
Contact Name: Capital One

We issued our very first credit card way back in 1996 and have since grown to become one of the UK's top ten card providers.

From day one, our business has been about helping people succeed with credit. From innovative tools like our QuickCheck eligibility checker, to the way we're driving positive change across the finance industry. It's no wonder we're the only card provider with a 4-star rated credit card from Fairbanking.

About Platform Services Team

Platform Services team is part of the Capital One UK Software Engineering team. It is responsible for the technical platform supporting all Capital One UK public facing applications, internal facing websites, mobile applications or extensibility points offered to our marketing partners through third party APIs. We believe that building a well architected service platform is fundamental in allowing the business to achieve its long-term goals within our financial regulated environment.

An obsession for delivering quality products to our customers is at the heart of everything we do. We are a maturing agile organisation. Our teams operate with a great deal of empowerment; collaborating with product owners, designers and stakeholders to deliver great software. 

What you'll do:

  • Design, develop and maintain high quality platform services
  • Work collaboratively across teams
  • Ownership of continuous integration and development pipeline


What we're looking for:

  • Java, Java spring, Maven
  • Understanding of SOA, HTTP and REST
  • Awareness of cloud infrastructure
  • Problem-solving skill
  • OO programming and design
  • Coding Standards
  • Microservice development
  • Familiar with Agile framework
  • Good communicator, willing to share and teach
  • Team player
  • Strong leadership
  • Computer Science degree

  What's in it for you:

  • Bring us all this - and you'll be handsomely rewarded with a role contributing to the product roadmap for an organisation committed to transformation.
  • We are continuing our journey into the public cloud and have problems of scale, security, availability and performance for you to help solve.
  • 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 offer high performers strong and diverse career progression, investing heavily in developing great people 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

 Find out more through our UK careers site by clicking the APPLY button.

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