JPMorgan Chase Software Engineer in Houston, Texas

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 is a great opportunity to work on a cutting edge suite of applications within Risk Management program. These applications provide the CPG business an integrated platform to support Risk Management, Regulatory Compliance, and risk reporting to manage the bank’s counterparty exposure.

• Work closely with business analysts, quantitative research team, and business users as part of a global team to interpret the requirements and evaluate alternative solutions

• Create technical design recommendations for developing and integrating programs per written specifications

• Perform unit testing and system integration testing of the newly developed functionality

• Examine applications to ensure adherence to Software Engineering guidelines, processes, and procedures

• Implement and test modifications to existing application modules in accordance with application support and industry standard

• Evaluate production issues and suggested enhancements escalated by Service Delivery Team to diagnose and address underlying system problems and inefficiencies

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.

  • 5+ years of overall software development experience; solid experience in Python, Java, or other OO language is a must

  • Experience in Oracle a big plus

  • Knowledge of version and revision control practices and procedures

  • Working experience with database environment - understanding relational database structure and hands-on SQL knowledge to extract/manipulate data

  • College degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Math, Physics, or similar area, specialized training and/or equivalent work experience

  • At least 3+ years of experience in an Investment Bank (or similar) as a Developer

  • Solid application design, development, and testing work experience

  • Strong analytical/problem solving skills

  • Strong sense of ownership, ability to work independently, and have strong communication skills

  • Experience in the finance industry and/or Ops Risk/Product (Derivatives, F&O, Securities) business knowledge is a plus

Our Corporate Technology team relies on smart, driven people like you to develop applications and provide tech support for all our corporate functions across our network. Your efforts will touch lives all over the financial spectrum and across all our divisions: Global Finance, Corporate Treasury, Risk Management, Human Resources, Compliance, Legal, and within the Corporate Administrative Office. You’ll be part of a team specifically built to meet and exceed our evolving technology needs, as well as our technology controls agenda.

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