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Java Software Engineer

Req #: 180012652
Location: Houston, TX, US
Job Category: Technology
Potential Referral Amount: US Dollar (USD)
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.

We’ re looking for hands-on, business focused developers who can deliver long-term projects as well as being responsive to short turnaround requests from the trading desks. The North America and Latin America businesses are expanding and we require talented analyst developers to help evolve the risk management platform to meet the changing needs of the business.


  • The successful candidate will demonstrate at least three years of software development in a high pressure, time critical environment with s kills in the of the following areas:


    • Java 1.7 / 1.8 (key technical strength)
    • Excellent analytical/problem -solving skills
    • Solid understanding of patterns and other technical design standards
    • Experience of multi-threading, messaging system s, and performance tuning
    • Disciplined approach to code management and automated build, testing and deployment practices
    • Proactive and self-motivated with a positive attitude
    • Excellent team -working and communication skills
    • Experience of a project life-cycle, including breaking requirements down into technical deliverables and estimating the work required
    •  Continuous Delivery practices – automated build, deploy, numerical, functional and performance testing
    • JUnit or other unit testing framework
    • Team City or similar build environments


  • Our Corporate & Investment Bank relies on innovators like you to build and maintain the technology that helps us safely service the world’s important corporations, governments and institutions. You’ll develop solutions for a bank entrusted with holding $18 trillion of assets and $393 billion in deposits.  CIB provides strategic advice, raises capital, manages risk, and extends liquidity in markets spanning over 100 countries around the world.
    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. 
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