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Java Software Engineer

Req #: 170107089
Location: Jersey City, NJ, US
Job Category: Technology
Potential Referral Amount: 3000 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:

  • BS/BA degree or equivalent experience
  • 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
  • Proficiency in one or more general purpose programming languages including Java/J2SE
  • Understanding of software skills such as business analysis, development, maintenance and software improvement
  • 5+ years’ experience designing and implementing web applications including 3+ years of combined software/application development experience in Java and WebSphere or similar Java based application servers- experience with Java/J2SE 6 with a deep understanding of the language and core API's, web services, multi-threaded/concurrent programming, XML, code profiling, optimization, design patterns, and Service Oriented Architecture required
  • Knowledge of and experience in the implementation of design patterns and best practices, experience in profiling, identifying and optimizing existing code and code developed by other team members, knowledge of version and revision control practices and procedures
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and scrum/agile environment with aggressive deadlines, where each sprint will constitute 2 to 3 weeks.
  • Preferred skills:
    • Financial services experience
    • Technology: Core Java, J2EE-JDBC, JMS, , NoSQL dB, Embedded dB
    • Application Frameworks: Spring MVC, Spring Data, Spring Security
    • SOA: REST and SOAP based services using JSON/XML messages
    • Testing Frameworks: Spring JUnit, Mockito, Power Mock, DBUnit,
    • Data Access Frameworks: Hibernate, MyBatis
    • Database: Oracle, DB2, MySQL, Mongo Db, Derby,
    • Operating Systems: Linux, Unix Solaris,
    • Code Repositories: SVN, GIT
    • Build/Deployment Tools: Maven, Ant

Our Consumer & Community Banking Group depends on innovators like you to serve nearly 66 million consumers and over 4 million small businesses, municipalities and non-profits. You’ll support the delivery of award winning tools and services that cover everything from personal and small business banking as well as lending, mortgages, credit cards, payments, auto finance and investment advice. This group is also focused on developing and delivering cutting edged mobile applications, digital experiences and next generation banking technology solutions to better serve our clients and customers.


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.

It's time to take your career to the next level, and we can help. Apply today.

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