Lead Java Software Engineer - Asset Management Project RIO

JP Morgan

Location: Greater London

Job Type: Full time


Organization Description
J.P. Morgan Asset & Wealth Management delivers industry-leading investment management and private banking solutions. Asset Management provides individuals, advisors and institutions with strategies and expertise that span the full spectrum of asset classes through our global network of investment professionals. Wealth Management helps individuals, families and foundations take a more intentional approach to their wealth or finances to better define, focus and realize their goals.​
Our Asset and Wealth Management division is driven by innovators like you who are driven to create technology solutions that make us work more efficiently and help our businesses grow. It’s our mission to efficiently take care of our clients’ wealth, helping them get, and remain properly invested. Our team of agile technologists thrive in a cloud-native environment that values continuous learning using a data-centric approach in developing innovative technology solutions.
Employer Description
J.P. Morgan is a global leader in financial services, providing strategic advice and products to the world’s most prominent corporations, governments, wealthy individuals and institutional investors. Our first-class business in a first-class way approach to serving clients drives everything we do. We strive to build trusted, long-term partnerships to help our clients achieve their business objectives.

We recognize that our people are our strength and the diverse talents they bring to our global workforce are directly linked to our success. We are an equal opportunity employer and place a high value on diversity and inclusion at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of any protected attribute, including race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital or veteran status, pregnancy or disability, or any other basis protected under applicable law. In accordance with applicable law, we make reasonable accommodations for applicants’ and employees’ religious practices and beliefs, as well as any mental health or physical disability needs.

Job responsibilities

  • As a member the Project RIO team in Asset Management Technology you will be part of a team of professionals supporting the adoption of the IMOS middle office services platform, a key initiative for both Asset Management and the Corporate and Investment Bank.
  • As an Architect for Project RIO you will be a core contributor in determining how the technical integration will be implemented between the platforms of both organizations.
  • You will be responsible for bridging the gap between the two platforms when operating models differ with your creative solutioning.
  • Executes creative software solutions, design, development, and technical troubleshooting with ability to think beyond routine or conventional approaches to build solutions or break down technical problems
  • Develops secure and high-quality production code, and reviews and debugs code written by others

Required qualifications, capabilities, and skills

  • BS/BA degree or equivalent experience
  • Formal training or certification on software engineering concepts and 7+ years applied experience (Java)
  • Hands-on practical experience delivering system design, application development, testing, and operational stability
  • Expertise in Java
  • Deep knowledge in one or more software, applications, and architecture
  • Advanced knowledge of software architecture, application development, and technical processes with considerable in-depth knowledge in one or more technical disciplines (e.g., cloud, artificial intelligence, machine learning, mobile, etc.)

Preferred qualifications, capabilities, and skills

  • Strategic thinking and passion for business strategy and business processes
  • Experience with asset management
  • Ability to work collaboratively in teams and develop meaningful relationships to achieve common goals
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