Java Software Engineer

JP Morgan

Location: Dorset

Job Type: Full time

Posted

Men
16%
Women
Show that gap who’s boss!
Women are 16% less likely than men to apply to a job once they’ve viewed it, but are 16% more likely to get hired after applying to a job.*
*LinkedIn Talent Solutions Gender Insights Report 2019

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

Core Skills
Java 11+ - most applications are 11
Spring Boot
Oracle
Middle-ware (Messaging i.e. EMS/JMS) experience
Micro-services based Architecture
Unit / Integration tests
Business understanding of SST and trade workflow
QA Automation tools like Cucumber, Selenium

Desirable
Knowledge of Securities Transactions & CIB
Scripting languages i.e. python, UNIX shell
Understanding of Kubernetes/AWS/Cloud
Previous experience of finance/investment banking domain

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