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Java Engineering Lead, VP

Req #: 170094792
Location: Westerville, OH, US
Job Category: Technology
Potential Referral Amount: 5000 US Dollar (USD)

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.5 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

Corporate Technology & Risk (CTR) delivers streamlined and consistent solutions supporting JPMorgan Chase’s Controls, Compliance, Legal, HR and IT Risk agendas, with a focus on stability, delivery, efficiencies and people. The goal of CTR’s drive to standardization, consistency and simplicity is a JPMorgan Chase architecture that fosters long-term productivity, quality and innovation across the entire enterprise. The disciplines within this organization are Compliance Technology, Oversight & Controls Technology, Legal & e-Discovery, Identity & Access Management, IT Risk & Controls, HR Real Estate & Global Services Technology, and Third Party Risk Management. 

A top CT priority is building scalable corporate systems. Teams focus on:
  • Responding to the evolving regulatory environment and helping to meet the firm’s regulatory commitments by addressing internal and external commitments
  • Advancing the firm’s Roadmap programs -- Single Sourcing of data, Architecture Convergence, and Rationalization of Platforms
  • Adopting industry leading technologies to support best-in-class business capabilities for high performance computing and data storage solutions
  • Driving innovation across the firm’s corporate technology portfolio, increasing efficiencies through process automation, and Agile application development, with an emphasis on user experience and shorter development cycles
  • Investing in security & controls for cyber, access/entitlements uplift, data protection and application resiliency
Workforce Technology (WT), part of CT,  is the central steward for the design, build, and asset management for the firm's Human Capital technology across all lines of business and global regions. In partnership with our HR business partners and service providers we deliver solutions that meet the requirements of our key clients - JP Morgan employees. 
Workforce Technology Planning Systems & Platform manages a diverse portfolio which includes advanced analytics, planning systems and information management.
The ideal candidate will possess strong design, development and support skills in latest Java and related technologies, with first hand experience working on critical Java\JEE  and Oracle based platforms.
This role is for a Lead Java Developer's position responsible to work across HRT, HR business & infrastructure teams to help design, build, configure and manage the next generation applications for HR.
  • Software installation, configuration, conducting POCs as well as setup and maintenance of production platform.
  • Design, build, rollout and support the applications
  • Contribute to improve the adoption of Agile in teams
  • Level 3 app support, data operations and documentation
  • Work as true technology lead and coach the developers
  • Minimum 10 years super technical hands on experience in large and complex environments
  • Minimum 8 years of hands on experience in Java, JEE stack of technologies with solid understanding of the SDLC tools
  • Minimum 5 years experience in GIT, Stash, JIRA, Maven or Griddle,  and related tools
  • Minimum 3 years experience in Agile methodology
  • Couple of years of Mule ESB experience is huge plus
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

  • Experience with CI and promoting the code from development to production

  • Strong analytical, problem solving and mentorship skills

  • Ability to work individually or as part of a team to achieve project goals

  • Experience working successfully with the business users and technology vendors

  • Good experience in SOAP, RESTful, XML (e.g., DTDs, XSDs, XSLT etc) , Messaging systems (e.g., Oracle JMS, QPID, ActiveMQ etc) and SQL.
  • Experience with UNIX and LINUX operating systems
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities in a fast moving environment.
  • Good oral and written communication skills.
  • Work with team across global locations.
  • Bachelors' degree in Computer Science or related field of study.


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