JPMorgan Chase Java/J2SE 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 role requires a wide variety of strengths and capabilities, including:

Required Skills:

  • Minimum 5 years of commercial Java programming experience

  • Able to demonstrate in-depth understanding of OO principles and design patterns (usage and pitfalls)

  • Strong Java programming skills using J2SE

  • Strong understanding and experience with multi-threaded applications

  • Exposure and strong understanding of the difference between synchronous and asynchronous processing

  • Some database query design and development skills, including ANSI SQL knowledge

  • Ability to multitask and quickly respond to critical issues and changes in requirements

  • Ability to work within tight deadlines and a dynamic environment

  • Aptitude to learn business knowledge and new technologies

  • A “can do” attitude

Preferred Skills:

  • Credit Risk experience within an Investment Bank

  • Experience with cloud based development

  • Experience with distributed java applications in a service based architecture

  • Real world experience integrating client side (Browser/JavaScript) with server side (Java/Scala) technologies

  • Unix scripting

  • Experience building / integrating with client side JavaScript APIs (Angular, extJS, React)

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 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.