JPMorgan Chase Software Engineer in Chicago, Illinois

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, you’ll 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:

  • BS/BA degree or equivalent experience

  • Expertise in application, data and infrastructure architecture disciplines

  • Advanced knowledge of architecture, design and business processes

  • Proficiency in modern programming languages

  • Keen understanding of financial control and budget management

  • Ability to work collaboratively in teams and develop meaningful relationships to achieve common goals

  • Converse fluently in the full web-technology stack.

  • Develop an understanding of our products and the problems we are attempting to solve. Go beyond working from requirements… help architect the system and experience and ship production ready code early and often in a Scrum shop.

  • Provide hands-on technology leadership for independent feature teams.

  • Participate in project planning sessions with project managers, business analysts and team members to analyze business requirements and outline the proposed IT solution.

  • Participate in design reviews and provide input to the design recommendations; incorporate security requirements into design; and provide input to information/data flow, and understand and comply to Project Life Cycle Methodology in all planning steps.

  • Adhere to IT Control Policies throughout design, development and testing and incorporate Corporate Architectural Standards into application design specifications.

  • Document the detailed application specifications, translate technical requirements into programmed application modules and develop/Enhance software application modules.

  • Participate in code reviews and ensure that all solutions are aligned to pre-defined architectural specifications; identify/troubleshoot application code-related issues; and review and provide feedback to the final user documentation

  • Analyze, facilitate, model and organize information in order to elicit requirements, reconcile conflicts, and distinguish solution ideas from business needs

  • Work with test team to ensure the testing results correspond to the business expectations.

  • Decompose high-level information into details and abstract up from low-level information to resolve solution vs. requirements conflicts

  • Assist in project planning and tracking activities

  • Assist in production support triaging activities

  • 5+ years experience in leading full development lifecycle from inception through implementation

  • 8+ years experience with Java

  • Excellent analytical, communication, organizational and problem-solving skills coupled with a strong work ethic

  • Ability to translate business requirements into functional requirements documentation

  • Experience with development, deployment, and support of large-scale distributed applications in a mission-critical production environment

  • Experience with Open Source Java frameworks, such as: Spring, SpringBoot, Apache NiFi, Apache Kafka

  • Experience with JavaScript (JQuery, Ember, Angular or DOJO)

  • Experience with Agile development process and practices

  • Familiar with Test Driven Development (TDD)

  • Working experience with GIT/SVN, Continuous Integration(CI) tools like Jenkins using Maven Builder

  • Hands on experience in performance monitoring tools, preferably with dynatrace, Yourkit, or XRebel

  • Strong working knowledge of Oracle RDBMS and SQL

Nice-To-Have Skills:

  • NoSQL Databases: Apache HBase, Elastic, Neo4j

  • API Management Platform such as IBM Datapower, Apigee

  • Token based auth technology: OAuth, JSON Web Security

  • Exposure with cloud computing platforms and services

  • API testing tool: Karate, RestAssure

  • Hibernate/JPA2, Mule ESB

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.

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