Python Lead Software Engineer

JP Morgan

Location: Glasgow City

Job Type: Full time


We have an opportunity to impact your career and provide an adventure where you can push the limits of what's possible.

As a Python Lead Software Engineer in Capital Technology at JPMorgan Chase, you are an integral part of an agile team that works to enhance, build, and deliver trusted market-leading technology products in a secure, stable, and scalable way. As a core technical contributor, you are responsible for conducting critical technology solutions across multiple technical areas within various business functions in support of the firm’s business objectives. 

Job responsibilities

  • 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
  • Identifies opportunities to eliminate or automate remediation of recurring issues to improve overall operational stability of software applications and systems
  • Leads communities of practice across Software Engineering to drive awareness and use of new and leading-edge technologies
  • Adds to team culture of diversity, equity, inclusion, and respect
  • Provide guidance through leading, mentoring and coaching a team of software engineers
  • Directly lead a team of software engineers and technically lead as we continue to modernise our Capital Reporting processes within JPMorgan Chase

Required qualifications, capabilities, and skills

  • Advanced in Python & PySpark
  • Formal training or certification on software engineering concepts and advanced applied experience
  • Hands-on practical experience delivering system design, application development, testing, and operational stability 
  • Proficient in all aspects of the Software Development Life Cycle
  • Advanced understanding of agile methodologies such as CI/CD, Applicant Resiliency, and Security
  • Practical cloud native experience
  • Managing expectations of non-technical stakeholders.

Preferred qualifications, capabilities, and skills:

  • Familiar with AWS via hands on experience or certification 
  • Familiarity with orchestration tools like Airflow
  • Familiarity with BASEL regulatory reporting framework
  • Familiarity with engineering in a regulatory controlled environment
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