JPMorgan Chase Software Engineer Lead in Dallas, Texas

Lead Software Engineer – Digital Microservices

JP Morgan Chase is undertaking an aggressive digital transformation agenda within the Consumer and Community Bank (CCB) which serves over 50 million customers, and builds on the success of the our market leading mobile and online service offerings. JPMC is investing in innovative ways to deepen customer engagement and create the most compelling digital experience in the financial services industry. We are looking for talent that will help us position JPMC as the undisputed leader in digital financial services and payments, enabling JPMC to deliver highly personalized, real time experiences that wow our customers.

CCB is advancing towards a transformation where high velocity software engineering of business capabilities is paramount. This strategy is being driven by the increasing use of digital platforms on the part of our customers as they bank with us and the evolution of financial products and services and their potential integration Into digital banking ecosystems.

As a Lead Software Engineer you will be part of an agile scrum team focused on delivering microservices in support of this broader strategy. The day to day activities of the role will encompass the full project lifecycle, including:

Key Responsibilities:

  • Designs, analyzes, develops, codes, tests, debugs and documents programming to satisfy business requirements

  • Develop and test mission-critical enterprise applications that meet the needs of the business.

  • Provide high quality technology solutions that address business needs by developing break-fix solutions and enhancements for applications within new and mature technology environments.


  • B.S or M.S (Computer Science preferred), should have proven course work in several computer software, algorithms, data structures, programming languages subject areas

  • 8+ years minimum experience in Java/J2EE programming

  • 3+ years leading a team of 5+ developers

  • 3+ years experience working on an Agile Scrum team

  • Excellent Core Java (version 8) with knowledge of Java 1.8 features

  • Java Frameworks i.e. Spring; Hibernate)

  • Spring Boot

  • RESTful APIs/microservices

  • No-SQL database technologies; preferably Apache Cassandra

  • Log Management with Splunk or ELK

  • Apache Tomcat

  • Experience working with a Distributed Cache (Gemfire, Hazel, Memcache)

  • Multi-threaded Programming and Transaction Handling (JMS, Database)

  • Source code control software (e.g. Git, subversion)

  • Experience with high volume, mission critical applications

  • Experience building distributed systems at Internet scale

  • Experience working in a fast-paced financial services/digital focused delivery environment

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

Preferred Skills:

  • Cloud foundry or Amazon AWS experience

  • Experience with Cucumber, Selenium, Jenkins

Key Personal Attributes:

  • Demonstrates continual improvement in terms of individual performance

  • Strong communication and team-working skills

  • Bright and enthusiastic self-starter

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Ability to thrive in a high pressure, mission critical environment

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