Full Stack Developer - Associate at JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. (Glasgow, UK)
Location: Glasgow, UK
Type: Full Time
Created: 2021-11-29 05:00:51
As a member of our Software Engineering Group, we look first and foremost for people who are passionate around solving business problems through innovation and engineering practices. You'll be required to apply your depth of knowledge and expertise to all aspects of the software development lifecycle, as well as partner continuously with your many stakeholders on a daily basis to stay focused on common goals. We embrace a culture of experimentation and constantly strive for improvement and learning. You'll work in a collaborative, trusting, thought-provoking environment-one that encourages diversity of thought and creative solutions that are in the best interests of our customers globally.
This role requires a wide variety of strengths and capabilities, including: * BS/BA degree or equivalent experience * Advanced knowledge of application, data, and infrastructure architecture disciplines * Understanding of architecture and design across all systems * Working proficiency in developmental toolsets * Knowledge of industry-wide technology trends and best practices * Ability to work in large, collaborative teams to achieve organizational goals * Passionate about building an innovative culture * Proficiency in one or more modern programming languages * Understanding of software skills such as business analysis, development, maintenance, and software improvement
As a Full Stack Developer you will be part of a team that is responsible for implementing and supporting metadata driven solutions within Asset & Wealth Management. This includes REST and GraphQL APIs along with user interfaces in ReactJS. The job requires a mixture of software development skills using traditional relational database with the possibility of moving to NoSQL or graph technology. This role should appeal to someone who likes to code and develop using the latest set of technologies and working practices.
The full stack developer will be responsible for the design and coding of solutions for the import and presentation of metadata and use that information in support of the business use cases as listed above. They will be required to manage and control all aspects of the Metadata framework from requirements capture through to system design, solution construction and delivery.
Duties * Delivery of software on time and on budget, based on original scope & requirements * Designing software and producing scalable and resilient technical designs for the Cloud * Digesting and understanding requirements and designing new modules/functionality to meet those needs * Creating Automated Unit Tests using Flexible/Open Source Frameworks using a Test Driven Development approach * Partner with supporting tech leads to develop realistic and achievable project estimates * Analysis and build within Control, Stability, Resiliency, Capacity & Performance areas * DevOps: Be responsible for development, testing, releasing, and monitoring * Robust delivery of code into the production environment * Proactively look to implement and further develop best practices across the group. The areas of focus should include, but not be limited to quality improvement, code reviews, code/architecture standards, code reuse, technical documentation and technical design specifications.
Desirable skills * HTML5, CSS3, Bootstrap, ReactJS * Experience in architecture and design of micro services * Mockito, Cucumber * Test Driven Development * Experience in cloud application development * Relational database such as Oracle, MS SQL Server, code SQL and build basic procedures * Interested in application security including web application and web service cybersecurity experience * Knowledge of browser support
Soft skills * Works under own initiative * Consultative - enjoys coaching others * Persuasive * Logical structured thinker * Flexible, able to compromise * Able to handle conflict and objections objectively
J.P. Morgan is a global leader in financial services, providing strategic advice and products to the world's most prominent corporations, governments, wealthy individuals and institutional investors. Our first-class business in a first-class way approach to serving clients drives everything we do. We strive to build trusted, long-term partnerships to help our clients achieve their business objectives.
We recognize that our people are our strength and the diverse talents they bring to our global workforce are directly linked to our success. We are an equal opportunity employer and place a high value on diversity and inclusion at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of any protected attribute, including race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital or veteran status, pregnancy or disability, or any other basis protected under applicable law. In accordance with applicable law, we make reasonable accommodations for applicants' and employees' religious practices and beliefs, as well as any mental health or physical disability needs.