JPMorgan Chase Java Software Engineer - VP in Houston, Texas

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 is within the Global Cash Equities Middle Office team and will focus primarily on post trade client services.

This role requires a wide variety of strengths and capabilities, including:

  • Expertise in application, data and infrastructure architecture disciplines

  • Advanced knowledge of architecture, design and business processes

  • Keen understanding of financial control and budget management

  • Conduct software design discussions and code reviews within the team to ensure highest quality software is developed to support JPMorgan business and clients.

  • Monitor application memory consumption, garbage collection, and I/O statistics proactively and optimize the production environment to keep it operating at peak efficiency.

  • Responsible for day to day production support. Assist business, operate teams while ensuring production systems are stable and client service level agreements are met.

  • Responsible for software deployments in production infrastructure and provide post release support to business users.

  • Technical lead for a team of 6+ junior developers, coaching and mentoring.

Tech Skills required:

  • Java, Java Management Extension, Java Messaging Service, C, C++,

  • Eclipse RCP, Java Swing, Java Web Programming (Servlets/JSP), FIX Transact Tools, Tomcat;

  • JMS Providers - IBM MQ, Active MQ, Apache Qpid (JP Morgan Chase Messaging Implementation);

  • Sybase, Oracle, Transact SQL, PL/SQL, SQL Loader, Unix Shell Scripting; Java Memory Profiling, Performance Optimization, Garbage Collection Tuning, Yourkit (Java Profiler);

  • Berkeley DB Java Edition, Berkeley DB Performance Tuning, Apache Kafka.

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.