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Java Software Engineer - Glasgow Technology Centre

Req #: 180007921
Location: Glasgow, SCT, UK
Job Category: Technology
Job Description:

Java Developers – Glasgow Technology Centre


Located in the heart of Glasgow City Centre, our Glasgow Technology Centre is one of 2 strategic, pure technology hubs globally at JP Morgan. Our opportunities offer the chance to work on interesting challenges and projects, with what are truly cutting edge technologies. 


Due to ongoing investment and expansion at our award winning Technology Centre, we have a number of new opportunities available for talented Java Developers


Be part of our growing hub:


  • Delivering business critical software within a fast-paced Agile software development environment
  • Designing resilient, scalable and fault-tolerant software  
  • Automating the Software Delivery Lifecycle within a collaborative DevOps environment
  • Creating Automated Tests using Flexible/Open Source Frameworks with a Test Driven Development approach within a Continual Integration environment
  • Performing analysis and build taking into account Controls, Cyber Security, and Resiliency requirements
  • Participating in technology deliveries affecting the firms strategic vision to rationalise and simplify the software architecture
  • Proactively looking to develop and implement software engineering best practices. The areas of focus should include, but not be limited to, quality improvement, code reviews, code/architecture standards, functional design, reuse, and automation


What we will do for you:


  • Provide opportunities to participate in industry leading cutting edge software development initiatives in areas such as Big Data, Risk Analytics, Mobile, Hadoop, AI, Extreme Transaction Processing, Cloud compute and Microservices
  • Provide the tools, training and team to help you innovate
  • Challenge and expand your technical skillset and progress your career
  • Provide support to improve your knowledge of financial products and processes
  • We provide a flexible working environment with a dress down code
  • Continuous technology innovation, truly global collaboration and real career mobility

What you will have:

  • Relevant university degree, specialised training or equivalent work experience
  • Proven track record of application development experience 
  • Confidence with Core Java and Java EE
  • Java Frameworks i.e. Spring; Hibernate 
  • Test Driven Development Skills 
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced dynamic environment with exposure to Agile Development methodologies
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills 
  • Experience with leading RDBMS platform, ‘Big Data’ storage, or Caching technologies would be advantageous as would experience with XML standards and message brokers such as IBM MQ 


At JP Morgan, we offer a highly competitive compensation and benefits package including pension, bonus scheme and private medical for you and your family.  We also offer continuous technology training and development, global collaboration and career mobility.


JPMorgan is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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