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Software Engineer

Req #: 180001464
Location: New York, NY, US
Job Category: Technology
Job Description:

About J.P. Morgan Chase & Co.
JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.4 trillion and operations worldwide. The firm is a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers and small businesses, commercial banking, financial transaction processing and asset management. A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, JPMorgan Chase & Co. serves millions of consumers in the United States and many of the world’s most prominent corporate, institutional and government clients under its J.P. Morgan and Chase brands.  Information about J.P. Morgan is available at
J.P. Morgan’s Corporate & Investment Bank is a global leader across banking, markets and investor services. The world’s most important corporations, governments and institutions entrust us with their business in more than 100 countries. With nearly $20 trillion of assets under custody, the Corporate & Investment Bank provides strategic advice, raises capital, manages risk and extends liquidity in markets around the world.


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:


  • Advanced knowledge of application, data and infrastructure architecture disciplines

  • Understanding of architecture and design across all systems 

  • Working proficiency in developmental toolsets

  • Ability to collaborate with high-performing teams and individuals throughout the firm to accomplish common goals
  • Proficiency in one or more general purpose programming languages Experience with python / Athena / Quartz development

  • Object oriented design and programming as well being at least familiar with design patterns with a pre-requisite.

  • Proficient at Linux.  UNIX Shell and Perl. Scripting.

  • Good understanding of full software life cycle development processes including Agile processes

  • Identifies, assesses, and records tactical and strategic technology needs and advises project managers and stakeholders on technology options, risks, and costs versus benefits

  • Understanding of software skills such as business analysis, development, maintenance and software improvement

  • Identifies, assesses, and records tactical and strategic technology needs and advises project managers and stakeholders on technology options, risks, and costs versus benefits

  • Researches to determine if solutions to business needs currently exist within or outside the technology platform, and if not, whether new solutions are amenable to the technology available.

  • Understand business processes, products and operations to design develop and implement solutions fit for requirement

  • Responsible for guiding and advising users with feedback on approach so as to make the fully informed decisions

  • Deep understanding of business and technologies, with specific expertise in the business area of this LOB

  • Educates the team on new development and best practices

  • Provide third line production support




  • Establishes strong working relationships with team members; all functions within CIB Technology; and across the business as appropriate.

  • Consults with businesses to effectively drive business strategies forward through the optimal use of technology.

  • Partnering with colleagues in many different geographical locations will be a key focal point of the role.

  • Expected to partner with the production Support team(s) to ensure critical business requirements are developed in a timely and efficient manner.


Must Have

  • Athena / Quartz / SecDB Development and understanding of Core architecture/design

  • Python Programming and/or strong experience of Java Application Development

  • Knowledge of DBMS, relational database and SQL (Oracle/Sybase)

  • Knowledge of version and revision control practices and procedures

  • Prior experience with team-based development following a structured lifecycle

  • Solid Object Oriented design and programming skills



  • Bond Analytics Knowledge (e.g. Risk & Pl. Calculations)

  • Experience developing applications using Flex

  • Experience of Agile Methodologies (SCRUM, TDD)

  • Prior experience developing with middleware API's (IBM MQ,JMS, QPID)

  • Prior experience developing with Web application server (preferably Tomcat)

  • Fixed Income business knowledge


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. 


@2017 JPMorgan Chase & Co. JPMorgan Chase is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer Disability/Veteran

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