JavaScript Software Developer

Location:Glasgow City
Job Type:Full Time

JavaScript Software Developer

As a member of our Software Engineering Group we look first and foremost for people who are passionate around solving business problems through innovation & engineering practices. You will be required to apply your depth of knowledge and expertise to all aspects of the software development lifecycle, as well as partner continuously with your many stakeholders on a daily basis to stay focused on common goals. We embrace a culture of experimentation and constantly strive for improvement and learning. You’ll work in a collaborative, trusting, thought-provoking environment—one that encourages diversity of thought and creative solutions that are in the best interests of our customers globally.

We are searching for front-end JavaScript engineers to join our expanding team. In this role you will be responsible for building and supporting a client-side platform used to deliver several key applications. Flagship applications include the award winning J.P. Morgan Markets eXecute Single Dealer Platform, and advanced Sales, Research & Analytics tools.

This role requires a wide variety of strengths and capabilities, including:

  • BS/BA degree or equivalent experience
  • Understanding of architecture and design across all systems
  • Proficiency in one or more modern programming languages:JavaScript/TypeScript, webpack, React/Angular, Jest/React Testing Library, Yarn Workspaces (Optional), Node (Optional), Electron (Optional)
  • Understanding of software skills such as business analysis, development, maintenance and software improvement
  • Have in-depth knowledge of JavaScript and its idiosyncrasies.
  • Have strong computer science foundations.
  • Have a clear understanding of OO and functional programming paradigms.
  • Have experience in full software development lifecycle with agile methodologies.
  • Have experience in test driven development using modern source control and continuous integration.
  • Have experience leveraging modern frameworks, libraries, tools and languages.
  • Have a clear understanding of messaging technologies and back-end services.
  • Be a practitioner of Clean Code

This is an opportunity to:

  • Use the latest tools, languages and frameworks.
  • Work with a diverse and friendly team who have a wealth of experience
  • Learn about financial markets from experienced colleagues and extensive training resources.
  • Influence application architecture, development processes and contribute to internal frameworks and libraries.
  • See direct impact of your contributions on the trading floor and from client feedback from around the globe.

Our Corporate & Investment Bank relies on innovators like you to build and maintain the technology that helps us safely service the world’s important corporations, governments and institutions. You’ll develop solutions for a bank entrusted with holding $18 trillion of assets and $393 billion in deposits. CIB provides strategic advice, raises capital, manages risk, and extends liquidity in markets spanning over 100 countries around the world.


At JPMorgan Chase & Co. we value the unique skills of every employee, and we’re building a technology organization that thrives on diversity. We encourage professional growth and career development, and offer competitive benefits and compensation. If you’re looking to build your career as part of a global technology team tackling big challenges that impact the lives of people and companies all around the world, we want to meet you.

@2019 JPMorgan Chase & Co. JPMorgan Chase is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer Disability/Veteran.