JPMorgan Chase Lead Design Authority/ Application Development Manager- Alternative Investments Technology - Executive Director in Jersey City, New Jersey

JP Morgan is a global leader in asset and wealth management services. We serve four distinct client groups through three businesses: institutions and retail clients through J.P. Morgan Asset Management; ultra-high net worth clients through the Private Bank; and high net worth clients through Private Wealth Management. With assets under supervision of $1.5 trillion and assets under management of $1.1 trillion, we are one of the largest asset and wealth managers in the world. We are looking for a highly talented individual to contribute on the development of large scale applications delivered globally.

In this role you will function as a Lead Design Authority/ Application Development Manager for Asset Management Alternative Investments Technology.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Helpingdefine and drive deliveries towards the strategic direction for theorganization. Guiding and mentoring the development teams to grow theirtechnical skills and promote consistency in the space.

  • Providingongoing technical guidance and direction for the development teams.Assisting with Proof on Concepts, being a catalyst for the team to adoptnew standards and practices, continuously looking at legacy platforms formodernization opportunities.

  • Activeparticipation in an Agile development process, including working closelywith the business/product owners.

  • Workclosely with development teams to deliver on a cloud roadmap for internaland external facing applications by leveraging private and public cloudofferings.

  • Identifyingand managing the non-functional requirements (NFR) for the organizationincluding risk, cyber security, code complexity, & automatedfunctional testing

  • Ensuringthe architecture addresses each of the NFRs, as it evolves throughout thelifecycle of the project

  • Understandingand promoting the overall data model for the suite of applications in thearea, and for interfacing areas

  • Aligningwith the security standards and guidelines set by the firm to ensuresystems are secure and protected against threats.

  • Managingrisk for all technical decisions and any platform dependencies

  • Responsibilityfor project delivery by maintaining technical consistencies and meetingfirmwide SDLC standards.

  • Continuousimprovement of the team’s tooling and processes to enable us to delivermore value

  • Providingregular feedback to senior management and key stakeholders

  • Closeengagement with architects and Lead Design Authorities across other areasof Asset & Wealth Management – collaborating to define consistentapproaches and solutions

  • Deliver Business projects within Alternativesthat align to the strategic priorities of Asset and Wealth Management.

  • Bachelor's Degree with 10+ year’s experience in software development of complex enterprise applications.

  • Prior experience working at a large tier global financial institution.

  • Strong technical leadership experience working with global teams

  • Excellent analytical and communication skills with the ability to communicate complex issues in an easy to understand manner

  • Creative problem solver and solution developer

  • Eager to learn, adopt and turn into strong value proposition

Technical Knowledge:

  • Extensive experience with

  • Java (Core & EE, Spring, JUnit)

  • Microsoft technologies (.NET, SSRS, SSIS, SharePoint)

  • Build tools (Maven, Ant, Jenkins)

  • SCM tools (GIT/BitBucket)

  • Scripting languages (Bash, Perl, PowerShell, etc.)

  • Web Technologies (JavaScript, HTML 5, JSON, REST, SOAP, NodeJS, Apache Tomcat)

  • Testing tools (Cucumber, QTP, Selenium, Mockito, DbUnit)

  • Agile project management (JIRA)

  • SQL and RDBMS systems (MS SQL Server, Sybase & Oracle)

  • NOSQL and BigData (Cassandra, GreenPlum, Hadoop, Spark)

  • Experience with Service Oriented Architecture, integration patterns and messaging technologies (e.g. JMS, MQ Series, Mule)

  • Experience with caching solutions such as Gemfire and EHCache and other in-memory databases.

  • Experience with Cloud development & deployment using Pivotal Cloud Foundry, AWS.

  • Experience in designing and developing microserices based applications.

  • Exposure to Machine Learning and AI ecosystem including Python or other languages.

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, out team of 40,000 + technologist design, build and deploy everything from enterprise technology initiatives to big data and mobile solutions, as well as innovations in electronic 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 organizations 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 tacking 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.