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Software Engineer Lead

Req #: 170109409
Location: Glasgow, SCT, UK
Job Category: Technology
Potential Referral Amount: 3500 Pound Sterling (GBP)

As an experienced Software Engineer, your mission is to help lead our team of innovators and technologists toward creating next-level solutions that improve the way our business is run. Your deep knowledge of design, analytics, development, coding, testing and application programming will help your team raise their game, meeting your standards, as well as satisfying both business and functional requirements. Your expertise in various technology domains will be counted on to set strategic direction and solve complex and mission critical problems, internally and externally. Your quest to embracing leading-edge technologies and methodologies inspires your team to follow suit. And best of all, youll be able to harness massive amounts of brainpower through our global network of technologists from around the world.

This role requires a wide variety of strengths and capabilities, including:
  • Expertise in application, data and infrastructure architecture disciplines 
  • Advanced knowledge of architecture, design and business processes  
  • Keen understanding of financial control and budget management 
  • Ability to work collaboratively in teams and develop meaningful relationships to achieve common goals
  • Work directly with business, quant and technology teams to articulate new technology requirements and solve business problems.
  • Collaborate with other members of a globally distributed team to brainstorm new ideas / solutions, and provide mentoring and technical expertise to the team.
  • Develop specific enhancements and/or build new solutions to fulfill business objectives related to new business requirements.
  • Work closely with other technology teams to ensure that required changes are made in other systems.
  • Ensure technology solutions meet business and client requirements, that they are robust and supportable.
  • Where appropriate, define the development plan and milestones, and ensure delivery is in line with initial plan and strategy.
  • Document release procedures and support notes for deliverables so that support can be handed over to operate groups.
  • Experience working in third line support capacity, taking ownership of time critical investigations and pipelining critical system enhancements
  • Strong technical leadership skills.  Ability to translate business requirements into technical workstreams and deliver to plan
  • Excellent technical understanding of Java Core concepts, including memory management, multi-threading, REST based services, Hibernate, Spring           
  • Proficiency working in Unix/Linux environments.  Familiarity with Git, Jenkins, Ant, Maven, ElasticSearch, Cloud Computing, Tomcat, Spark, Cassandra, Kafka, Qpid, Control-M
  • Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Math, Physics or other technical major
  • Object Oriented Analysis and Design
  • Have a proven track record in application development with recent hands-on responsibilities
Our Corporate & Investment Bank relies on innovators like you to build and maintain the technology that helps us safely service the world’s important corporations, governments and institutions. You’ll develop solutions for a bank entrusted with holding $18 trillion of assets and $393 billion in deposits.  CIB provides strategic advice, raises capital, manages risk, and extends liquidity in markets spanning over 100 countries around the world.
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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