Director of Software Engineering Markets Client Portal

JP Morgan

Location: Greater London

Job Type: Full time


If you are a software engineering leader ready to take the reins and drive impact, we’ve got an opportunity just for you. As a Director of Software Engineering at JPMorgan Chase within the Markets Client Portal team, you lead a technical area and 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

  • Manages a high performing team of experienced engineers
  • Leads technology and process implementations to achieve functional technology objectives
  • Oversees 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
  • Champions the firm’s culture of diversity, equity, inclusion, and respect

Required qualifications, capabilities, and skills

  • Experience developing or leading cross-functional teams of technologists
  • Experience with hiring, developing, and recognizing talent
  • Full stack experience architecting and building modern web applications
  • Expertise in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Mathematics, or a related technical field
  • Experience running Agile development teams

Preferred qualifications, capabilities, and skills

  • Practical cloud native experience
  • Experience leading a product as a Product Owner or Product Manager