Technical Architect (VP) - WM Service & Ops Technology Technical Architect (VP) - WM Service & Ops  …

in Jersey City, NJ, United States
Permanent, Full time
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in Jersey City, NJ, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Technical Architect (VP) - WM Service & Ops Technology
In this role you will function as a Technical Architect for WM Service & Operations Technology, reporting in to the Lead Design Authority.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Assisting in deliveries that feed into the overall strategic direction for the area. Guiding and mentoring the development teams to grow their technical skills and promote consistency in the space.
  • Aligning with the long term strategic direction for Wealth Management, providing a path to get there via incremental deliveries
  • Active participation in an Agile development process, including working closely with the business.
  • Identifying and managing the non-functional requirements for the area
  • Ensuring the architecture addresses each of the NFRs, as it evolves throughout the lifecycle of the project
  • Close engagement with architects and Lead Design Authorities across other areas of Asset & Wealth Management - collaborating to define consistent approaches and solutions
  • Understanding and promoting the overall data model for the suite of applications in the area, and for interfacing areas
  • Assist in managing technical risk for all technical decisions and any platform dependencies
  • Technical responsibility for project delivery
  • Providing ongoing technical guidance and direction for the development teams
  • Provide regular feedback to senior management and the key stakeholders
  • Continuous improvement of our tooling and processes to enable us to deliver more value
  • Aligning with the security standards and guidelines to ensure systems are secure and protected against threats
JP Morgan is a global leader in asset and wealth management services. We serve four distinct client groups through three businesses: institutions and retail clients through J.P. Morgan Asset Management; ultra-high net worth clients through the Private Bank; and high net worth clients through Private Wealth Management. With assets under supervision of $1.5 trillion and assets under management of $1.1 trillion, we are one of the largest asset and wealth managers in the world. We are looking for a highly talented individual to contribute on the development of large scale applications delivered globally.

Knowledge and Experience Required:
  • Bachelor's Degree with 8 years' experience in software development of Java and BPM applications
  • Prior experience working ata large tier global financial institution
  • Excellent analytical andcommunication skills with the ability to communicate complex issues in an easyto understand manner
  • Creative problem solver andsolution developer

Technical Knowledge:
  • Must have strong understanding& experience with:
    • Java (Core & EE,Spring, JUnit)
    • Build tools (Maven, Ant,Jenkins)
    • SCM tools (GIT)
    • Scripting languages (Bash,Perl, PowerShell, etc.)
    • Web Technologies (JavaScript,HTML 5, JSON, REST, SOAP)
    • Testing tools (Cucumber,QTP, Selenium, Mockito, DbUnit)
    • Agile project management(JIRA)
    • SQL and RDBMS systems(Sybase& Oracle)
  • Experience with ServiceOriented Architecture, integration patterns and messaging technologies (e.g.JMS, MQ Series, Mule)
  • Experience with cachingsolutions such as Gemfire and NoSQL databases such as Cassandra
  • Experience with Cloud deployment.

Preferred skills:
  • Experience with buildingand supporting client facing, web based financial platforms at a largefinancial institution.
  • Experience with Enterprisearchitecture patterns (TOGAF, Zachman)
  • Experience with last JAVAdevelopment toolset
  • Understanding of thePrivate Banking and/or the Wealth Management business.
  • Understanding of Equities,Fixed Income, Derivatives, Alternatives, and Cash products.