JPMorgan Chase Software Engineering Director - Cybersecurity in Columbus, Ohio


As an Executive Director of Cybersecurity, the quest to find new and innovative technological solutions to protect our assets, data and people is what drives you. You’ll lead a highly motivated team laser-focused on analyzing, designing, developing and delivering solutions built to stop adversaries and strengthen our operations. You’ll share your expertise, thought leadership and overall guidance and support, both with your team and across all our business and technology groups. You’ll deploy best practices, implement new policies, and embrace emerging trends to strengthen our strategic roadmap. Finally, you will lead by example and earn the trust of the internal team, collaborators from around the world working in our global team of technologists and innovators, senior management, and, the people and companies whose assets we manage and protect.


The Lead Threat & Vulnerability Engineer will be accountable for leading a team responsible for design, develop, test and implement JPMorgan Chase & Co security solutions for our vulnerability estate. He or she will report to the Executive Director of Threat & Vulnerability and be the lead technical resource for the vulnerability management ecosystem.

  • Leads the work of Threat & Vulnerability engineers – infrastructure & development

  • Directly contributes to the development of the Threat & Vulnerability Security technology roadmap

  • Serves as the lead engineer in product design, development, and transition to operations

  • Attends technical engagement with audit, regulators, clients, and third parties when required

  • Provides technical supervision, oversight and problem resolution for engineering activities in the absence of the Managing Executive Director

  • Provides quality control of engineering deliverables

  • Supports program planning, engineering work breakdown structure, task estimation and scheduling

  • Contribute to the mentoring, training and developing of Jr engineers

  • 10+ years of relevant and progressive software development, engineering and/or architecture experience with a cyber focus of threat and vulnerability management.

  • Proven ability/experience in the area of people management on globally distributed teams

  • Experience in the following as it relates to Cybersecurity in a mission critical environment:

  • Analyzing complex data systems - failure analysis / root cause analysis

  • Developing, improving and maintaining technical engineering documentation

  • Performance management

  • Roadmap development

  • Product Management - design, development, testing and integration/transition/transformation

  • Compliance and governance

  • Solid and demonstrable comprehension of Information Security including vulnerability management, compliance tools and processes

  • Proven experience building/designing tools to identify, classify, remediate and mitigate vulnerabilities across infrastructure and applications.

  • Utilization of vulnerability management tools for orchestration, Web application and network scanning.

  • Experience working with enterprise scale network infrastructure with a thorough understanding of protocols including TCP/IP, HTTP, UDP as well as Firewalls, Load Balancers, IDS/IPS and DNS.

  • Experience with database platforms (e.g. Oracle, MySQL, PostgresSQL)

  • Thorough understanding of Unix/Linux and Windows operating systems.

  • Experience with programming/scripting languages such as Shell, Perl, Python, Ruby, SQL and/or PowerShell

  • Advanced expertise in Cybersecurity organization practices, operations, risk management processes, principles, architectural requirements, engineering and threats and vulnerabilities, including incident response methodologies, tactics and strategy to protect, detect, respond and recover from attacks

  • Deep fluency in national and international laws, regulations, policies and ethics related to financial industry Cybersecurity

  • Seasoned command of multiple disciplines, optimizing Cybersecurity products and services through the lifecycle

  • Recognized expertise in Cybersecurity and Agile, creating competitive advantage through the application of leading-edge technologies and methodologies

  • Strategically oriented and can influence at the group and Firm level as needed

  • Expertise in working in partnership with colleagues throughout the firm, and in leading collaborative teams to achieve common goals

Preferred Experience/Certifications

  • Cloud infrastructure knowledge. AWS, Google and/or Azure experience is a plus

  • Agile/Scrum

  • DevOps methodologies



Your expertise in cyber, combined with your desire to provide innovative security services, will be an asset to our Cybersecurity team. Help deliver high-quality security solutions across all our lines of business around the world by creating, designing, implementing, and maintaining next-level technology. The work you’ll do is vital, as it will protect over $18 trillion of assets under custody and $393 billion in deposits every day.

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.