Software Engineering Lead

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

Software Engineering Lead

As a member of our Software Engineering Group you will dive head-first into creating innovative solutions that advance businesses and careers. You'll join an inspiring and curious team of technologists dedicated to improving the design, analytics, development, coding, testing and application programming that goes into creating high quality software and new products. You'll be tasked with keeping the team and other key stakeholders up to speed on the progress of what's being developed. Coming in with an understanding of the importance of end-to-end software development-such as Agile frameworks-is key. And best of all, you'll be working with and sharing ideas, information and innovation with our global team of technologists from all over the world

Key Responsibilities:

  • Application design & development in support of the on-going application build out.
  • Code analysis and problem ownership to resolution.
  • Provides design recommendations, developing and integrating programs per written specifications
  • Conduct design and code review to ensure the application adheres to the firm standards.
  • Develops and tests software application modules using disciplined software development processes.
  • Support for User Acceptance Testing phases, by working with the Central Testing Group and Trade Utility Test team to identify, fix and deliver controlled changes into our test environments
  • Participate in Agile ceremonies - Daily scrum, sprint planning, and sprint retrospective.
  • BS/BA degree or higher
  • Advanced knowledge of application, data and infrastructure architecture disciplines
  • Experience in entire software lifecycle, including analysis, development, coding, testing and support
  • Working proficiency in developmental toolsets
  • Ability to collaborate with high-performing teams and individuals throughout the firm to accomplish common goals
  • Experience in middle/backend systems development in Java/Linux.
  • Experience with horizontally scalable and highly available system design and implementation, with focus on performance and resiliency
  • Experience with Pub/sub messaging (MQ, AMPS, Kafka, etc).
  • Distributed memory cache (Gemfire, Hazelcast, etc).
  • Good understanding in Database and SQL
  • Produce high quality code utilizing Test Driven Development techniques
  • Our Corporate Technology team relies on smart, driven people like you to develop applications and provide tech support for all our corporate functions across our network. Your efforts will touch lives all over the financial spectrum and across all our divisions: Global Finance, Corporate Treasury, Risk Management, Human Resources, Compliance, Legal, and within the Corporate Administrative Office. You'll be part of a team specifically built to meet and exceed our evolving technology needs, as well as our technology controls agenda.

    When you work at JPMorgan Chase & Co., you're not just working at a global financial institution. You're an integral part of one of the world's biggest tech companies. In 14 technology hubs worldwide, our team of 40,000+ technologists design, build and deploy everything from enterprise technology initiatives to big data and mobile solutions, as well as innovations in electronic payments, cybersecurity, machine learning, and cloud development. Our $9.5B+ annual investment in technology enables us to hire people to create innovative solutions that will not only transform the financial services industry, but also change the world.
    At JPMorgan Chase & Co. we value the unique skills of every employee, and we're building a technology organization that thrives on diversity. We encourage professional growth and career development, and offer competitive benefits and compensation. If you're looking to build your career as part of a global technology team tackling big challenges that impact the lives of people and companies all around the world, we want to meet you.

    JPMorgan Chase & Co. JPMorgan Chase is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer Disability/Veteran.