Director of Software Engineering - Client Onboarding

JP Morgan

Location: Glasgow City

Job Type: Full time


As a Director of Software Engineering for Client Onboarding at JPMorgan Chase, you lead a technical area within Finance, Risk, Data & Controls (FRDC) and drive impact within teams, technologies, and projects across departments. Utilize your in-depth knowledge of software, applications, technical processes, and product management to drive multiple complex projects and initiatives, while serving as a primary decision maker for your teams and be a driver of innovation and solution delivery.

Job responsibilities

  • Accountable for decisions that influence teams’ resources, budget, tactical operations, and the execution and implementation of processes and procedures
  • Carries governance accountability for coding decisions, control obligations, and measures of success such as cost of ownership, maintainability, and portfolio operations
  • Delivers technical solutions that can be leveraged across multiple businesses and domains
  • Influences peer leaders and senior stakeholders across the business, product, and technology teams
  • Champions the firm’s culture of diversity, equity, inclusion, and respect
  • Delivers to front office customer onboarding user groups with a goal of reducing customer onboarding times in JP Morgan
  • Managing requirements/scope/expectations with Product Owners and Stakeholders

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.

Required qualifications, capabilities, and skills

  • Experience developing or leading cross-functional teams of technologists
  • Experience with hiring, developing, and recognizing talent
  • Experience leading a product as a Product Owner or Product Manager
  • Practical cloud native experience
  • Expertise in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Mathematics, or a related technical field
  • Deep knowledge of java/J2EE and associated frameworks (Spring, kafka, REST etc.)
  • Prior exposure of managing medium to large technology team

Preferred qualifications, capabilities, and skills

  • Experience working at code level
  • Good to know - Angular JS, Elastic Search, Mongo DB
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