Desktop Platform Principal Software Engineer, Executive Director

JP Morgan

Location: Greater London

Job Type: Full time


If you are looking for a game-changing career, working for one of the world's leading financial institutions, you’ve come to the right place.

As a Principal Software Engineer at JPMorgan Chase within the Corporate Investment Bank, Digital Platform Services organization, you will be a key contributor to an agile team, utilizing your expertise and engineering prowess to develop, enhance, and deliver top-tier technology products. Your role will involve leveraging your advanced technical skills and collaborating with colleagues across the organization to promote best-in-class outcomes across various technologies, supporting one or more of the firm's portfolios in a secure, stable, and scalable manner.

Job responsibilities

  • Creates complex and scalable coding frameworks using appropriate software design frameworks
  • Develops secure and high-quality production code, and reviews and debugs code written by others
  • Advises cross-functional teams on technological matters within your domain of expertise
  • Serves as the function’s go-to subject matter expert
  • Contributes to the development of technical methods in specialized fields in line with the latest product development methodologies
  • Creates durable, reusable software frameworks that are leveraged across teams and functions
  • Influences leaders and senior stakeholders across business, product, and technology teams
  • Champions the firm’s culture of diversity, equity, inclusion, and respect

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

  • Formal training or certification on software engineering concepts and proficient expert experience.
  • Hands-on practical experience delivering system design, application development, testing, and operational stability
  • Expert in one or more programming language(s) C#, Java Spring Boot
  • Native Windows application development experience
  • Experience building Desktop container platforms
  • ElectronJS experience
  • Advanced knowledge of software 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.)
  • Experience applying expertise and new methods to determine solutions for complex technology problems in one or more technical disciplines
  • Experience leading a product as a Product Owner or Product Manager
  • Ability to present and effectively communicate with Senior Leaders and Executives
  • Practical cloud native experience
Preferred qualifications, capabilities, and skills
  • Database modeling, MySQL, CockroachDB a plus
  • JavaScript / ReactJS experience a plus
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