Software Engineer III - Application Owner - AWM Risk

JP Morgan

Location: Glasgow City

Job Type: Full time


We have an exciting and rewarding opportunity for you to take your software engineering career to the next level.

As a Software Engineer III at JPMorgan Chase within Corporate Technology, you serve as a seasoned member of an agile team to design and deliver trusted market-leading technology products in a secure, stable, and scalable way. You are responsible for carrying out critical technology solutions across multiple technical areas within various business functions in support of the firm’s business objectives.

We are seeking a diligent and experienced Application Owner to oversee the maintenance and operation of our software applications and infrastructure systems. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in software development, system administration, and regulatory compliance. The Application Owner will play a critical role in ensuring adherence to control procedures, obtaining regulatory approvals, maintaining application hygiene, and upholding financial discipline.

Job responsibilities

  • Serve as the primary point of contact for all matters related to the maintenance and operation of software applications and infrastructure systems.
  • Manage and prioritize the backlog of software and infrastructure tasks, including bug fixes, enhancements, and updates, in collaboration with stakeholders and development teams.
  • Coordinate with cross-functional teams to ensure timely resolution of incidents, FARM breaks, AOCOMMS, including troubleshooting technical issues and implementing preventive measures.
  • Implement controls and safeguards to protect sensitive data, ensure data privacy, and mitigate cybersecurity risks.
  • Maintain application hygiene by managing dependencies, and technical debt, and conducting regular code reviews and quality assessments.
  • Produces architecture and design artifacts for complex applications while being accountable for ensuring design constraints are met by software code development
  • Gathers, analyzes, synthesizes, and develops visualizations and reporting from large, diverse data sets in service of continuous improvement of software applications and systems
  • Be results-oriented with strong attention to detail and problem-solving skills
  • Possess strong communication, interpersonal skills, and leadership potential
  • Adds to team culture of diversity, equity, inclusion, and respect
  • Have a proven ability to operate in a process-oriented environment, adhere to risk/control, procedure and process expectations, while appropriately delivering what’s best for the customer.

Required qualifications, capabilities, and skills

  • Formal training or certification on software engineering concepts with applied experience with Java 8 or above, Spring Framework (Security, Boot, REST).
  • Experience in system design, application development, testing, and operational stability.
  • Practical experience in problem solving, project management, application development, testing, and operational stability.
  • Proficient in coding in one or more languages
  • Experience in developing, debugging, and maintaining code in a large corporate environment with one or more modern programming languages and database querying languages
  • Overall knowledge of the Software Development Life Cycle
  • Solid understanding of agile methodologies such as CI/CD, Application Resiliency, and Security
  • Strong attention to detail, analytical and problem-solving skills

Preferred qualifications, capabilities, and skills

  • Experience with On-Prem to Cloud Migrations
  • Experience with SQL, Hadoop, AWS