Director of Software Engineering

JP Morgan

Location: Glasgow City

Job Type: Full time


As a Director of Software Engineering at JPMorgan Chase, you lead a technical area in AWMand 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

  • Leads technology and process implementations to achieve functional technology objectives
  • 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
  • Building technical solutions that can be leveraged across AWM
  • Delivers to AWM consumers groups with robust, reusable tooling and application solutions

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
  • Public cloud experience, particularly with analytics technologies e.g. Snowflake.
  • Deep knowledge of java and associated frameworks (Spring, Kafka, GraphQL, etc.)

Preferred qualifications, capabilities, and skills

  • Experience working at code level
  • GraphQL
  • React – Our core User Interfaces we develop are based on this technology
  • Spring/Moneta Boot – for applying modern dev practices
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