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Corporate Technology - Software Engineering - Java Lead

Req #: 180005715
Location: Wilmington, DE, US
Job Category: Technology
Potential Referral Amount: 3000 US Dollar (USD)
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.
You will lead work with the Global Real Estate (GRE) business partners and IT Leadership to execute appropriate IT business strategies. You will enhance, deploy, maintain, and support an application portfolio consisting of a combination of in-house developed apps, and vendor hosted solutions.
You will prioritize the development and implementation of key enhancements, system integration efforts, drive deployments, and manage the resolution process for any application production problems that are escalated to the development team. You will also oversee formal performance testing process and help to manage the relationship with internal technology partners and external technology vendors to ensure superior service delivery for all applications. You will coordinate workload of assigned team members to ensure delivery of agreed project milestones; identify/mitigate risks to delivering solution on time; and act as the scrum master and coach as we make the transition to an agile methodology. You will oversee activities of development staff and provide individuals with constructive feedback as it pertains to team performance
  • This role requires a wide variety of strengths and capabilities, including:
  • Expertise in application, data and infrastructure architecture disciplines
  • Advanced knowledge of architecture, design and business processes
  • Keen understanding of financial control and budget management
  • Ability to work collaboratively in teams and develop meaningful relationships to achieve common goals
  • College degree related to Computer Science or Technology Management
  • 10+ years of hands-on Java application development experience
  • Must have J2EE (Java, JSP, JSF, EJB, CSS, Spring, Struts, HTTP), Hibernate, , UML,  Subversion, Transfer protocols – (SFTP,  HTML, Java Script, XML , XML parsing), Web Services
  • Solid experience in enterprise level J2EE platforms using J2EE design patterns
  • Solid experience in Java design, coding, testing and debugging techniques
  • Minimum seven years of relevant development life cycle experience in systems and applications management including experience leading agile teams
  • Ideal candidate will have deep experience transitioning global technology teams from waterfall to an iterative model. Experience with agile development methodologies including Scrum 
  • Expertise in maintaining a portfolio of applications with global users/clients
  • Experience working in globally dispersed development teams
  • Experience implementing quality guidelines, standards and procedures
  • Technical development expertise in web-based applications on a variety of backend environments  (i.e. Unix, Windows with various types of data persistence integration -  DB2, Oracle, NoSQL data stores)
  • Familiarity with strict change control procedures, and release management processes in highly controlled technology environments
  • Application Security Champion certification and mobile application integration experience is a plus
  • Experience with Business Intelligence Platforms is a plus
  • Understanding of Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG 2.0) and assistive technologies (JAWS, NVDA, Zoomtext), and proven track record of incorporating into your day-to-day work, is a plus but not required.
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, out team of 40,000 + technologist design, build and deploy everything from enterprise technology initiatives to big data and mobile solutions, as well as innovations in electronic technology enables us to hire people to create innovative solutions that will not only transform the financial services industry, but also change the world.
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