Software Engineer - Java at JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. (Glasgow, UK)
Location: Glasgow, UK
Type: Full Time
Created: 2021-07-31 05:00:23
As part of the Rates Technology business, the team provides a bond pricing and trading system used by ten trading desks. The application runs in London with the majority of the supported traders in EMEA.
The role is for a Senior Associate level developer based in Glasgow working within a team across other locations including London and Paris. The team is small and focused, consisting of Business Analyst, Senior Developer, Graduate Developer, Infrastructure engineer, Integration-engineer, and team leader. Although the primary focus is on development, the role requires skills across the whole software lifecycle from requirements gathering, design, implementation, testing, delivery, and support. Projects are owned end-to-end by the team and are a mixture of co-operative ownership and individual ownership.
The development covers both front-end GUI development and back-end processes to support the GUI and some stand-alone applications to manipulate data, send reports, perform calculations, interact with other systems, and publish data.
Required skills * Intermediate Java * Familiarity with SQL * Design and architecture experience * Attention to detail * Strong communication skills * Ability to learn * Team player
Desirable skills * Java multi-threading * Java performance coding principles * Experience with Microsoft SQL Server * Experience with Junit, Jenkins, GIT, Maven * Business knowledge of bond pricing
Other skills applied in the role * Testing experience * Application Analysis * Issue Investigation * Strong problem-solving skills * Development, deployment, and maintenance * Disciplined approach to code management, testing and deployment practices and high-quality delivery. * Ability to stay calm under high pressure * Ability to communicate at all levels (developer, team leader, trader) * Intermediate Excel including formulas, macros, and VBA
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.