Software Quality Engineering Manager – Nottingham – Capital One

Posted 2 years ago

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 Quality Engineering Manager

At Capital One, you’ll be part of a group of makers, breakers, doers and disruptors, who love to solve real problems and meet real customer needs. We want you to be curious and ask, “what if?” You have the creativity and drive to make things happen. You will encourage innovation, implementation of cutting-edge technologies, inclusion, outside-of-the-box thinking, teamwork, self-organization, and diversity

As a Capital One Quality Manager, you’ll work on everything from customer-facing web and mobile applications using cutting-edge open source frameworks, to highly-available RESTful microservices. You’ll bring solid experience in emerging and traditional technologies such as: node.js, Java, React, Python, REST, JSON, Chef, Maven, iOS, Android, JUnit, RESTAssured, BDD, Protractor and AWS/Cloud Infrastructure to name a few. If you don’t meet all the requirements but think this role is for you, we’d really like to hear from you.  ​

You will:

  • Lead, manage and grow a team of quality engineers.
  • Mentoring the development of engineers in your team.
  • Nurture a feedback culture within your team.
  • Inspiring your team(s) to continually improve software and the way they work.
  • Understand risk based testing​.
  • Work with product owners to understand application capabilities.
  • Work within and across Agile teams.
  • Support Audit related activities with special attention to the QA requirements.
  • Oversee quality testing efforts including process design and standards, effort estimation, resource forecasting.

Key accountabilities

  • Produce reports and documentation for all testing efforts, results, activities, data, logging and tracking.
  • Establish goals and objectives for appropriate testing cycles.
  • Partner with the DevOps team to leverage the CICD processes for test automation.
  • Provide the Release Manager with the right Quality Information to allow them to make data driven release decisions.​
  • Continuously improve engineering practices and strategies including functional, performance, regression, and roll-back testing scenarios, scripts, or procedures.

About Capital One

We’re proud to say that we’re up there amongst the UK’s top 10 credit card providers. Since our beginning we’ve been a company built on bold, new ideas and entrepreneurial spirit. In an ever-changing financial landscape we’re transforming to a technology company that happens to do credit, always on, and striving for the breakthroughs that will change banking for good.

We are transforming ourselves into a FinTech company. We have two development centres; Nottingham and London and in these we are delivering the next big things that will help our customers succeed. We’d like you to be part of it.

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. We are just beginning our journey into the cloud and have challenges of scale, security, availability and performance for you to help solve. We encourage the use of internal and external open-source solutions wherever possible.


We offer a very competitive rewards package, a great pension scheme, bonus, generous holiday entitlement and private medical insurance. You can look forward to a host of other benefits including cycle to work and season ticket loans.

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.


Capital One is committed to diversity in the workplace.

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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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