Apply Now    

Python Software Engineer

Req #: 170105084
Location: Jersey City, NJ, US
Job Category: Technology
Potential Referral Amount: 3000 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


The Corporate Technology (CT) organization develops applications and provides technology support for corporate functions across JPMorgan Chase, including Global Finance, Corporate Treasury, Risk Management, Human Resources, Compliance, Legal, and all functions within the Corporate Administrative Office (CAO).


CT teams are aligned with corporate partners’ evolving technology needs and the firm’s ever expanding technology controls agenda.


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.


Strategic Forecasting Program (SFP) is a multi-year initiative to design, build and implement a multi-dimensional forecasting platform that will serve multiple functions and stakeholders and cover the entire balance sheet and P&L. The platform will support all lines of businesses and Corporate with highly flexible infrastructure to implement and execute various analytics models. It will also provide distributed calculation and centralized consolidation, aggregation and further downstream calculations required for various reporting requirements.


As a Python Applications Developer, you will work with business and IT partners to understand the requirements, and be will be responsible for designing, developing, testing and documenting functionality to satisfy requirements of one ore more user areas.


Responsibilities include:

  • Create technical design recommendations for developing and integrating programs per written specifications.
  • Perform unit testing and system integration testing of the newly developed functionality.
  • Help set development standards in areas of best practices, code quality, test coverage, monitoring, logging, exception management, and others.
  • Conduct code reviews on components and applications to ensure adherence to the development standards and best practices.
  • Collaborate and build relationships with other development teams, operate and operations partners, and business clients.
  • 3+ years of Application Development experience.
  • 1+ years of advanced Python skills (deep understanding of language internals, profiling, best practices).
  • Very good understanding of object oriented design patterns and Python idioms; software engineering background a plus.
  • Experience working with Big Data technologies would be considered a plus.
  • Experience with high performance computing, grid computing, distributed data caches and risk pricing.
  • Knowledge of version and revision control practices and procedures.
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience.
Apply Now    

Join our Talent Community

Not ready to apply? Leave your information with us and we will keep you up to date with new career opportunities.

Things to note

Sign in to our application system to continue your job search or update your profile.

Current employees sign in here. Contractors sign in here.

Any information you provide is confidential and will only be viewed by our recruiters in an effort to fill open positions. In addition, the information you provide is subject to our privacy policy practices.

Please note that J.P. Morgan will not accept unsolicited approaches or speculative CVs, nor will J.P. Morgan be responsible for any related fees, from Third Party Firms who are not preferred suppliers.

The firm invites all interested and qualified candidates to apply for employment opportunities.

Need disability related assistance?

If you are a US or Canadian applicant with a disability who is unable to use our online tools to search and apply for jobs, please click here.

Important links

Click here to view the "EEO is the Law" poster.

Click here to view the "EEO is the Law" supplemental poster.

Click here to view our U.S. Pay Transparency Policy.

JPMorgan Chase is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer Disability/Veteran.