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Front End Developer – Global Technology

Req #: 170102309
Location: Jersey City, NJ, US
Job Category: Technology
Potential Referral Amount: 5000 US Dollar (USD)

As a member of our Software Engineering Group you will dive head-first into creating innovative solutions that advance businesses and careers. You’ll join an inspiring and curious team of technologists dedicated to improving the design, analytics, development, coding, testing and application programming that goes into creating high quality software and new products. You’ll be tasked with keeping the team and other key stakeholders up to speed on the progress of what’s being developed. Coming in with an understanding of the importance of end-to-end software development-such as Agile frameworks-is key. And best of all, you’ll be working with and sharing ideas, information and innovation with our global team of technologists from all over the world.

 This role requires a wide variety of strengths and capabilities, including:

  • Advanced knowledge of application, data and infrastructure architecture disciplines
  • Understanding of architecture and design across all systems 
  • Working proficiency in developmental toolsets
  • Ability to collaborate with high-performing teams and individuals throughout the firm to accomplish common goals
  • Understanding of software skills such as business analysis, development, maintenance and software improvement
  • Design, develop, test, deploy, maintain and improve a software product that helps internal application owners manage their infrastructure and realize opportunities for cost savings.
  • Use your JavaScript/HTML5/CSS knowledge to help the team implement product features.
  • Help the team continuously improve and remove impediments.
  • Write unit and functional tests.
  • Manage your individual projects priorities, deadlines and deliverables with your technical expertise.

As a Software Engineer working on Global Technology Infrastructure (GTI), you will be developing the next generation solutions that changes how GTI delivers its infrastructure services to our customers. You will have the opportunity to work on specific project critical to the department's needs with opportunities to work on different projects as our fast paced business evolves. We need our engineers to be versatile, display leadership qualities and be enthusiastic to tackle new problems across the full-stack.

 

We're looking for engineers with a broad set of technical skills and who will bring fresh ideas from all areas, including information retrieval, distributed computing, large-scale system design, networking and data storage, security, UI design. Our team culture promotes intellectual curiosity, collaboration, problem solving and openness.  We promote self-direction to work on meaningful projects, while also creating an environment that provides the support and mentorship needed to learn and grow.



Minimal Qualifications:
• BA/BS degree in Computer Science or related technical field or equivalent practical experience.
• 5 years of professional software development experience.
• Experience developing user-facing software.
• Experience with the latest and greatest web standards, including ES6, HTML5 and CSS3.
• Experience with one or more general purpose programming languages including but not limited to: JavaScript, TypeScript.
• Experience with front end technologies and/or front end frameworks such as AngularJS or React.
• Strong sense of web design and attuned to the fundamentals of user experience.
• Working proficiency and communication skills in verbal and written English.

Preferred Qualifications:
• Familiarity with the whole web stack, including protocols and web server optimization techniques.
• Experience leveraging Restful APIs.
• Knowledge of web libraries and frameworks such as AngularJS, Polymer, Closure or Backbone.
• An understanding of the principles of accessibility and can build products that are accessible to users with disabilities.
• Experience with Python.
• Experience with SQL or noSQL databases.
• Background in test automation and continuous integration
• Scrum knowledge or other agile development practices



Our Global Technology Infrastructure Group is filled with innovators who love technology as much as you do. Together, you’ll use a disciplined, innovative and cost-effective approach to deliver a wide variety of high-quality products and services. You’ll work in a stable, resilient and secure operating environment where you—and the products you deliver—will thrive.

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, our team of 40,000+ technologists design, build and deploy everything from enterprise technology initiatives to big data and mobile solutions, as well as innovations in electronic payments, cybersecurity, machine learning, and cloud development. Our $9.5B+ annual investment in technology enables us to hire people to create innovative solutions that will not only transform the financial services industry, but also change the world.

 

At JPMorgan Chase & Co. we value the unique skills of every employee, and we’re building a technology organization that thrives on diversity. We encourage professional growth and career development, and offer competitive benefits and compensation. If you’re looking to build your career as part of a global technology team tackling big challenges that impact the lives of people and companies all around the world, we want to meet you.


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