Senior Lead Software Engineer - Backend, Java, Spring - CIB Digital Channels

JP Morgan

Location: Greater London

Job Type: Full time


Join our Digital Platform team at JPMorgan Chase as a Senior Lead Software Engineer, where you'll have the opportunity to push the boundaries of technology and enhance, build, and deliver top-notch products. Be part of an agile team that values your skills and contributions, and experience the benefits of working in a secure, stable, and scalable environment.

As a Senior Lead Software Engineer at JPMorgan Chase within the Digital Platform team, you will be an integral part of an agile team that is building an Omni Channel platform. Your role will be to enhance, build, and deliver trusted market-leading technology products in a secure, stable, and scalable way. You will have the opportunity to promote significant business impact through your capabilities and contributions, and apply your deep technical expertise and problem-solving methodologies to tackle a diverse array of challenges that span multiple technologies and applications.

Job responsibilities

  • Hands on engineering lead to drive the build out of our omni channel backend and services
  • Regularly provides technical guidance and direction to support the business and its technical teams, contractors, and vendors
  • Develops secure and high-quality production code, and reviews and debugs code written by others
  • Drives decisions that influence the product design, application functionality, and technical operations and processes
  • Serves as a function-wide subject matter expert in one or more areas of focus
  • Actively contributes to the engineering community as an advocate of firmwide frameworks, tools, and practices of the Software Development Life Cycle
  • Influences peers and project decision-makers to consider the use and application of leading-edge technologies
  • Adds to the team culture of diversity, equity, inclusion, and respect

Required qualifications, capabilities, and skills

  • Formal training or certification on software engineering concepts and proficient advanced experience
  • Java, Spring Cloud, Spring Boot, Micro Services, API first development
  • Hands-on practical experience delivering system design, application development, testing, and operational stability
  • AWS, Cloud Infra experience
  • Advanced knowledge of software applications and technical processes with considerable in-depth knowledge in one or more technical disciplines (e.g., cloud, artificial intelligence, machine learning, mobile, etc.)
  • Ability to tackle design and functionality problems independently with little to no oversight
  • Practical cloud native experience
  • Experience in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Mathematics, or a related technical field
Preferred qualifications, capabilities, and skills
  • Redis experience nice to have
  • Messaging / FDC3 interop