Software Engineering - Java

  • Competitive
  • Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • J.P.Morgan
  • 20 Mar 19

Software Engineering - Java

As an experienced Software Engineer, your mission is to help lead our team of innovators and technologists toward creating next-level solutions that improve the way our business is run. Your deep knowledge of design, analytics, development, coding, testing and application programming will help your team raise their game, meeting your standards, as well as satisfying both business and functional requirements. Your expertise in various technology domains will be counted on to set strategic direction and solve complex and mission critical problems, internally and externally. Your quest to embracing leading-edge technologies and methodologies inspires your team to follow suit. And best of all, you'll be able to harness massive amounts of brainpower through our global network of technologists from around the world.

As a Software Engineer within Corporate Technology, you will provide high quality technology solutions that address business needs by developing innovative and strategic applications. You will utilize your programming skills to adhere to coding standards, procedures and techniques while contributing to the technical code base including any required documentation as well as provide 3rd line application support as part of a follow the sun support model. This role is part of a truly Global Team working on a large multi-year program of development. The technology environment integrates more than 20 open source tools - including Spring, Hibernate, and Maven as well as RPG ILE bespoke developments on IBM iSeries infrastructure interfacing to upstream and downstream systems via IBM MQ and other data transport systems.

Technologies utilized in this position include but are not limited to Java, Open Source frameworks (Spring, Hibernate etc.), LINUX, Site minder, Janus, MQ Series Messaging, Object-oriented analysis and design techniques, HTML, Java Server Pages (JSP), DVCS source control , Asynchronous messaging , webservices , knowledge of OSWAP, knowledge of iSeries DB2, RPG ILE programming and SQL. Future technology requirements are Cloud Computing, micro services, spring boot, HTML5 and CSS3.

This role requires a wide variety of strengths and capabilities, including:

  • College degree (Computer Science preferred).
  • Object oriented programming and design techniques.
  • Core Java software development experience
  • IBM Midrange (iSeries Power 7/8) RPG ILE development and support experience
  • Exposure and experience to DROOLS
  • Open Source technologies in particular Spring, Hibernate and Maven
  • Full Life Cycle applications development experience is a must.
  • Substantial Application Development work experience
  • Solid design, coding, testing and debugging skills
  • Messaging, Particularly IBM MQ Series.