Senior Lead Software Engineer

JP Morgan

Location: Glasgow City

Job Type: Full time

Posted


Be an integral part of an agile team that's constantly pushing the envelope to enhance, build, and deliver top-notch technology products.

As a Senior Lead Software Engineer at JPMorgan Chase within the Cloud Foundational Services Marketplace (Infrastructure Platforms), you will play a crucial role in an innovative and agile team. Your responsibilities will include enhancing, developing, and delivering reliable technology products in a secure, stable, and scalable manner. Your deep technical expertise and problem-solving methodologies will be instrumental in promoting significant business impact. You will tackle a diverse range of challenges across multiple technologies and will be at the forefront of solving the most complex problems alongside your team.

Job responsibilities

  • Regularly provides technical guidance and direction to support the business and its technical teams, contractors, and vendors
  • Executes 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
  • Produces architecture and design artifacts for complex applications while being accountable for ensuring design constraints are met by software code development
  • 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
  • Gathers, analyzes, synthesizes, and develops visualizations and reporting from large, diverse data sets in service of continuous improvement of software applications and systems
  • Proactively identifies hidden problems and patterns and uses these insights to drive improvements to coding hygiene and system architecture
  • 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 advanced applied experience
  • Hands-on practical experience delivering system design, application development, testing, and operational stability
  • Advanced in one or more programming language(s)
  • 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
  • AWS and Terraform Certified
  • Proficient in designing and provisioning applications on AWS Services, Terraform and Sentinel
  • Own Technology Debt/Tech Modernization - ability to balance the long-term "big picture" and short-term implications of design decisions
  • Demonstrated end-to-end ownership for development and design of least one public cloud project