Full Stack Software Engineer III

JP Morgan

Location: Glasgow City

Job Type: Full time


We have an exciting and rewarding opportunity for you to take your software engineering career to the next level.

As a Full Stack Software Engineer III at JPMorgan Chase within the Corporate Enterprise and Technology Team, you will serve as a seasoned member of an agile team to design and deliver trusted market-leading technology products in a secure, stable, and scalable way. You are responsible for carrying out critical technology solutions across multiple technical areas within various business functions in support of the firm’s business objectives.

In the Firm-wide Planning and Analysis (FWPA) technology team, we develop products that enable financial analysts to accurately prepare firm-wide financial data for a variety of uses, including managing the business, regulatory purposes, and preparing for a variety of economic scenarios. It's an exciting time to join the firm as there's a big push towards modernizing technologies. Your typical day at work should primarily be spent writing code, troubleshooting bugs, or improving our platforms and infrastructure.

Job responsibilities:

  • Executes software solutions, design, development, and technical troubleshooting with ability to think beyond routine or conventional approaches to build solutions or break down technical problems
  • Creates secure and high-quality production code and maintains algorithms that run synchronously with appropriate systems
  • Produces architecture and design artifacts for complex applications while being accountable for ensuring design constraints are met by software code development
  • Gathers, analyzes, synthesizes, and develops visualizations and reporting from large, diverse data sets in service of continuous improvement of software applications and systems
  • Proactively identifies hidden problems and patterns in data and uses these insights to drive improvements to coding hygiene and system architecture
  • Contributes to software engineering communities of practice and events that explore new and emerging technologies
  • Primarily responsible for developing and modernizing APIs and backend services.

Required qualifications, capabilities, and skills:

  • Formal training or certification on software engineering concepts
  • Hands-on practical experience in system design, application development, testing, and operational stability
  • Experienced in Frontend development (ReactJS preferred)
  • Proficient in coding in one or more languages (Python preferred)
  • Overall knowledge of the Software Development Life Cycle
  • Working knowledge of key products in AWS
  • Understanding of RESTful APIs and backend architecture

Preferred qualifications, capabilities, and skills:

  • Exposure to cloud technologies
  • Familiarity with Kubernetes
  • Familiarity with DevOps
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