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Capital One

Robotic Process Automation Engineer

Do you want to work for a tech company that writes its own code, develops its own software, and builds its own products? As a Capital One Software or Data Engineer, you'll work on everything from customer-facing web and mobile applications using cutting-edge open source frameworks, to highly-available RESTful services, to back-end Java based systems. We experiment and innovate leveraging technologies such as: node.js, Java, AngularJS, React, Python, JSON, XML, HTML / HTML5, CSS, Chef, Maven, iOS, Swift, Android, and AWS, to name a few. We engineer breakthrough customer experiences, and bring simplicity and humanity to banking.

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.

Robotic Process Automation Engineer

The Team:

Within Commercial Tech, our Payments and Commercial Card group is building out an Intelligent Process Automation team. We will harness the power of automation tools, along with APIs and other technologies, to improve the lives of our associates. We are changing the way our employees look at automate routines and repetitive tasks – building software robots (or ‘bots!) to free up our associates time to focus on higher-value work, while also bringing about a reduction in risk.

The Role:

Do you have a test automation or software background and want to expand your development skills? This role may be a great fit – a test automation background is a perfect starting point for what we do! Not only will you harness the power of the automation software, but we’ll need your development skills to write APIs and create seamless software ‘bots that easily fit into the lives of our associates.


  • Work within an agile team to design, configure, and implement rapid prototypes, which will be used by lines of business to automate manual tasks.
  • Decompose business processes, assess automation readiness and recommend potential solutions to automate a part or the whole business process.
  • Design, configure, test, deploy and maintain reusable automation scripts and frameworks designed to replicate manual administrative processes
  • Own the craftsmanship, availability, resilience, and scalability of your solutions
  • Learn, be inquisitive, and be technically curious, with a passion for emerging technologies (ML, NLP, RPA, API’s, and AI), their capabilities, and how they are used to empower business and technology to drive business simplification.
  • Focus on DevOps practices and tasks, as well as related internal governance processes

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or military experience
  • At least 2 years of experience in a software development, test automation, or Dev Ops role

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree
  • 2+ years of experience working in an Agile or Kanban process
  • 2+ years of experience in building automation frameworks and configuring RPA tools like
  • Automation Anywhere, Blue Prism, UIPath, or WorkFusion
  • 2+ years of experience working with cloud-based automation tools such as AWS, Azure, Google, IBM, or Salesforce
  • 2+ years developing web-based solutions using HTML, CSS3, JavaScript, .NET, or SQL

At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.

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, race, color, age, national origin, religion, physical and mental disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/assignment, citizenship, pregnancy or maternity, protected veteran status, or any other status prohibited by applicable national, 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.

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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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