Cap Table - React Software Engineering - Vice President

JP Morgan

Location: Greater London

Job Type: Full time


The Digital Private Market business division seeks to hire an senior Software Engineer to join our software development team of a large scale corporate integration of a recently acquired business, Global Shares.

The Global Shares Transaction was announced on March 15, 2022. Founded in 2005, Global Shares is a leading cloud-based provider of share plan management software. Global Shares’ employee ownership solutions cover the entire company lifecycle, and caters to corporates worldwide. Global Shares has an expansive client base of over 600 corporate clients that range from early-stage start-ups to mature multinational public corporations. The firm has nearly $200 billion in assets under administration across 650,000 corporate employee participants. It operates with an experienced team of more than 600 employees headquartered in Cork, Ireland and 16 further locations across Europe, the Middle East & Africa, North America and Asia Pacific.

Job Description
As a member of our Software Engineering Group we look first and foremost for people who are passionate about solving business problems through innovation & engineering practices. You will 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.
The successful candidate will be involved in the full development life cycle of analysis, design, implementation, testing and deployment of our platform

Key responsibilities

  • Design technology solutions on different scales
  • Develop and unit test software application modules using disciplined software development processes (Agile).
  • Be involved in requirements gathering and business analysis tasks.
  • Co-ordinate systems integration test with other teams.
  • Mentor/coach junior engineers.

Basic Qualifications

  • 10+ year’s web application development experience, including React, Typescript, NodeJS, RxJS
  • 5+ years’ experience building cloud native or cloud ready applications using cloud solutions such as AWS
  • Knowledge of architecture, design, TDD/DDD, cloud computing and data structures
  • 5+ Experience using HTML5 / JavaScript / CSS3
  • Experience with responsive applications
  • Understanding of source control and experience working with tools such as Bitbucket, GitHub
  • Continuous Integration/Delivery
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or related field of study

Desired Qualifications

  • Experience working with product organization
  • Experience with UI Design / UX
  • Awareness of accessibility standards (WAI-ARIA, screen readers etc) and the importance of accessibility in products.
  • Experience with GraphQL is a plus

The hiring manager for this job opening would welcome a conversation about flexible working. This could range from ad hoc flexibility in a full time position, to a more formal Flexible Work Arrangement.

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