Lead Software Engineer: Java full stack

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 Lead Software Engineer at JPMorgan Chase within the Commercial and Investment Bank, 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

  • Experience of working to Sprint based Agile development practices.
  • Involvement in refinement and estimation of development epics & stories
  • Production of technical designs for significant changes
  • Adherence to design, code, test automation, etc. best practices
  • Responsible for production support of the applications being worked upon by the team.
  • Participate and resolve L3 issues that occur and ensure we design resiliency management and performance tune the application to minimize frequently occurring issues.

Required qualifications, capabilities, and skills

  • Strong Java Expertise
  • Javascript / HTML / CSS Development
  • Building Spring / Spring Boot Services
  • Implementing JDBC / Kafka interfaces
  • Development of Rest APIs
  • Working with RDMS / SQL data stores
  • Implementing Continuous Integration / Continuous Deployment pipelines
  • Building applications with resiliency, scalability and extensibility in mind
Preferred qualifications, capabilities, and skills
  • React Front End Development
  • Experience with Elastic Search and/or Mongo
  • Acceptance Test Driven Development, e.g. using Cypress/Cucumber
  • Data and Message Modelling
  • DevOps and SRE Concepts
  • Cloud Foundry (private cloud)