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Software Engineer Lead

Req #: 170080878
Location: Chicago, IL, US
Job Category: Technology
Potential Referral Amount: 5000 US Dollar (USD)

About JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.6 trillion and operations worldwide. The firm is a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers and small business, commercial banking, financial transaction processing, and asset management. A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, JPMorgan Chase & Co. serves millions of consumers in the United States and many of the world's most prominent corporate, institutional and government clients under its J.P. Morgan and Chase brands. Information about JPMorgan Chase & Co. is available at


Chase is the U.S. consumer and commercial banking business of JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM), a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.3 trillion and operations in more than 60 countries We serve more than 50 million consumers and small businesses through more than 5,600 bank branches, 18,700 ATMs, credit cards, mortgage offices and online and mobile banking as well as through relationships with auto dealerships.


Works on or leads an application development team and exhibits an understanding of the design, analytics, development, coding, testing and application programming to satisfy business and functional requirements
§ Responsibilities may vary by project area but should be centered around application development and deployment and raise the value of the overall team delivery
§ Adds value to team delivery and works with team to complete tasks to high quality and actively learns new skills
§ Expert practitioner in one or more technology domains, may be a cross-domain expert able to solve complex and mission critical problems within a business or across the firm
§ Actively learns new skills and coaches others to do the same
Primary Responsibilities
§ Designs, analyzes, develops, tests, debugs and delivers software enhancements and/or new products
§ Coaches and mentors members of the team
§ Demonstrates strong understanding of the importance of end to end software development which may include working in Agile frameworks
§ Helps set strategic direction for the team
§ May be responsible for talent acquisition
§ Cultivates trust through personal and team relationships with a range of Product Owners
§ Enforces a culture of stop and fix to protect the team’s reputation for excellence in engineering
§ Mentors and develops to high level of performance; shares tacit knowledge gained from experience
§ Engages with technology and business leadership to evolve architectural principles and ensure alignment with technology solutions with These principles
§ May include direct accountability for people management and financial budgeting

§ Expert in at least one technology and design technique as well as experience working across large environments with multiple operating systems/infrastructure for large-scale programs (e.g., Expert Engineers) starting to be firm-wide resources working on projects across JPMC

§ Is multi-skilled with expertise across software development lifecycle and toolset

§ May be recognized as a leader in Agile and cultivating teams working in Agile frameworks

§ Sought out as coach for at least one technical skill

§ Strong understanding of techniques such as Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery, Test Driven Development, Cloud Development, resiliency, security

§ Stays abreast of cutting edge technologies/trends and uses experience to influence application of those technologies/trends to support the business; may give speeches and outside the firm, writes articles


Business Knowledge

§ Understands multiple products and operations of the firm, strategic direction and target state operating model

§ Sought out by technologists for business knowledge

§ Has a deep understanding of most of the key risks of operating in financial markets and therefore applies a risk management mindset when developing solutions



§ Proficient to expert with a proven track record in delivering technology solutions in a number of key business domain

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