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Java Software Engineer

Req #: 170094561
Location: Jersey City, NJ, US
Job Category: Technology
Potential Referral Amount: 0 US Dollar (USD)

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


About J.P. Morgan Corporate & Investment Bank J.P. Morgan's Corporate & Investment Bank is a global leader across banking, markets and investor services. The world's most important corporations, governments and institutions entrust us with their business in more than 100 countries. With $18 trillion of assets under custody and $393 billion in deposits, the Corporate & Investment Bank provides strategic advice, raises capital, manages risk and extends liquidity in markets around the world. Currencies Technology supports the business goals of the Global FX business for all technology delivery, having direct application development responsibility for key business systems and an overall end-to-end remit for systems implementation across the Currencies business. The team consists of people based in London, Bournemouth, Houston, New York, Mumbai, Bangalore, Singapore, Tokyo and Sydney.


We are seeking a Java Developer to be part of existing Transaction Processing Team. The candidate should be able to work as a team member, design and write code for server side, distributed Java components. The ideal match should be able to come in, understand the system and help to rework the existing 10+ year framework into a modern application utilizing latest and greatest design patterns, tools, utilities and practices. The candidate will have to prototype creative solutions quickly, and be able to collaborate with others in crafting and implementing the technical vision. The candidate should contribute and collaborate in migration of an existing trade booking systems into a new architectural design and hardware cluster, while working with existing J.P.Morgan technologies and infrastructure.  The candidate should be able to learn new and explore new way to automate Unit and Regression testing for the system and being able to integrate the regression testing framework into a daily lifecycle.

The candidate will learn business components ; he/she should be able to work closely with Product Development team providing new solutions for client ask. The candidate should be able to communicate clearly and work productively between different time zones.  The candidate will be engage in support the existing system and provide real time support to business users in case of inquiries or tickets resolution.


  • Strong Java 7/8  & solid programming background in Java/J2EE

  • Knowledge of Relational database. Extensive experience with SQL query, procs for DB2 ( preferable) or Oracle

  • Strong experience and desire to be an example for the team for test driven development, Junit, understanding what it means to TEST code and deliver solution.

  • Understanding of messaging and messaging types. Exposure to any type of messaging tools ( MQ, Tibco, Active MQ , others )

  • Knowledge of Tomcat Open EJB, Spring Boot framework

  • Exposure to cloud computing and RESTFul API is a big plus.

  • Basic in understanding of multithreaded software design

  • Exposure to open source frameworks and desire to learn.

  • Strong customer focus, excellent problem solving and analytical skills.

  • Willingness to support global teams around the clock and adjust to US hours.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • Ability to work in a rapidly changing environment.



  •  4+ years of Java/J2EE experience

  •  2+ years of Relational Database utilization

  • 1+ Spring / Spring Boot / Tomcat / Active MQ

  •  BS or MS in Computer Science or related field

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