Java Cloud - Software Engineer

JP Morgan

Location: Glasgow City

Job Type: Full time

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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.

What you’ll be doing

You will be working on a variety of tasks that include building Java microservices and deploying them into a cloud environment. As a senior Java Cloud developer you will be providing guidance and recommendations to other teams within our group on the design and implementation of application systems in a cloud environment. Our team is using cloud's cutting edge technologies and you will be provided with opportunities to extend you knowledge and experience in this area.

This role requires a wide variety of strengths and capabilities, including:

  • BS/BA degree or equivalent experience
  • Strong experience in Spring, Spring Boot
  • Strong experience in building Microservices and solid understanding of Microservices design patterns
  • Strong understanding of REST Services
  • Solid experience with Cloud Computing (AWS) and DevOps tools (Terraform, CI/CD)
  • Experience with Kubernetes and Docker
  • Experience with streaming messaging systems and patterns, including experience with Kafka
  • Ability to work in large, collaborative teams to achieve organizational goals
  • Passionate about building an innovative culture
  • Knowledge of industry-wide technology trends and best practices
  • Understanding of software skills such as business analysis, development, maintenance, and software improvement

Additional skills

  • Understanding of Domain-Driven Design principles
  • Understanding of architectural patterns and styles, for example Event Driven Architecture, Service Mesh
  • Experience with Service Mesh implementations, for example Istio
  • Experience with functional programming and ability to apply it to during decomposition of business requirements
  • Experience with Relational, NoSQL and NewSQL databases. E.g Oracle, Cassandra, AWS Aurora (PostgreSQL or MySQL)
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