JavaScript/ReactJS Software Engineer

Location:Glasgow City
Job Type:Full Time

JavaScript/ReactJS Software Engineer

As a member of our Software Engineering Group you will dive head-first into creating innovative solutions that advance businesses and careers. You’ll join an inspiring and curious team of technologists dedicated to improving the design, analytics, development, coding, testing and application programming that goes into creating high quality software and new products. You’ll be tasked with keeping the team and other key stakeholders up to speed on the progress of what’s being developed. Coming in with an understanding of the importance of end-to-end software development-such as Agile frameworks-is key. And best of all, you’ll be working with and sharing ideas, information and innovation with our global team of technologists from all over the world.


Responsibilities include:
  • Excellent communication (written and verbal), analytical skills required
  • Participate in architecture and design discussions with the technical team and interface with other teams to create efficient and consistent solutions (UI/API).
  • Work as part of an Agile scrum team analyzing, planning, designing, developing, testing, debugging, optimizing, improving, documenting, and deploying complex software applications.
  • Excellent understanding of SDLC processes and automated tools, spanning requirements /issue management, defect tracking, source control, build automation, test automation and release management.
  • Ability to communicate complex issues in a crisp and concise fashion to multiple levels of management
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and projects coupled with the flexibility to quickly adapt to ever-evolving business needs
  • Design, develop, test, and document scalable, high-quality business applications
  • Recommend alternate approaches, analyze impacts, and provide sizing estimates Collaborate with other cross platform team members to build effective integrations
  • Participate in design sessions and code reviews
  • Work with business requirement stakeholders to design, develop and refine the user experience of an application
  • Responsible for delivery of assigned module/ components /phases of a project
Qualifications
  • Strong hands-on UI development experience
  • Advanced proficiency in programming languages JavaScript, React/Redux, Web socket, Open Fin, JavaScript based debugging, CSS, HTML5
  • Web based real-time grids with large dataset (examples – ag-grid, hyper grid etc.)
  • User Experience (UX) knowledge
  • Familiarity with automation tools, such as Autosys or Control-M
  • Experience with JIRA, Confluence
  • GitHub or BitBucket and CI/CD with Jenkins & Deployment tool
  • Experience on Linux based systems and basic shell scripting
  • Analytical skills to design complex systems to address business needs
  • Advanced understanding of architecture and design across all systems
  • Must be able to communicate clearly, effectively on both technical and business level
  • Technical writing / documentation, and presentation skills
Advantageous
  • Design & develop robust and scalable service based solutions
  • Experience of working in the Financial Services industry is helpful, particularly in Collateral Management, OTC Cleared and/or Bilateral Derivatives
  • Exposure of NoSQL technologies such as Cassandra

The hiring manager for this job opening would welcome a conversation about flexible working. This could range from ad hoc flexibility in a full time position, to a more formal Flexible Work Arrangement.

CIB (Corporate & Investment Bank)

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.