Financial Systems Principal Associate
Richmond, VA  / Wilmington, DE 
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Job Description
Job ID: R103140

West Creek 3 (12073), United States of America, Richmond, Virginia

Financial Systems Principal Associate

Capital One's Finance Shared Systems team is seeking a highly motivated, talented, and collaborative professional to join the group as a Principal Associate. The ideal candidate is passionate about bringing the future of finance to life for our accounting associates and business partners. The Shared Systems team blends the disciplines of application support, application enhancements, and process innovation. The team is responsible for providing day-to-day support for the General Ledger, Reconciliation, Consolidation, and Expense products and also prioritizes and develops enhancements to these applications to provide a better experience for our customers.

You will utilize your strong systems and accounting knowledge, as well as Agile and project management experience, working r on a cross-functional team to enable accounting systems and processes in conjunction with the implementation of an internally developed source system related to the Auto line of business.

The ideal candidate is resourceful, analytical, self-motivated and with great attention to detail.

In this role you will:

  • Define strategy and approach for the future state of Controllers applications (general ledger, reconciliation, consolidations, etc.)

  • Engage with a cross functional project team to design and implement new systems and processes, embracing modern technologies such as cloud, microservices, and platforms

  • Challenge current process design to be more standardized, scalable, and sustainable

Characteristics to succeed in this role:

  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively to solve problems and deliver high quality results in a fast-paced, unstructured environment

  • Able to drive towards process improvements and knows how to get things done

  • Excellent teamwork and collaboration skills

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Assertiveness and leadership presence

  • A forward-focused, results oriented, positive attitude is required

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree or military experience

  • At least 4 years of Accounting or Financial Services industry experience

  • At least 2 year experience in an Agile Environment

Preferred Qualifications:

  • At least 6 years of Financial Services industry experience

  • At least 4 years of Agile/project management experience

  • At least 1 year of experience with PeopleSoft Financials System or another large financial system such as Oracle or SAP

  • At least 1 year of experience using Jira

  • At least 1 year of experience in product management

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

Capital One is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Capital One promotes a drug-free workplace.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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; Newark, New Jersey Ordinance 12-1630; and other applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding criminal background inquiries.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
4+ years
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