Lead Software Engineer - Merchant Services

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Location:Greater London
Job Type:Full Time

Become a key contributor to the new Helix Payments Platform that is delivering transaction processing for merchants wherever they want it around the globe via any method of payment. Co-located teams from Technology and Product are collaborating in an Agile environment to build features derived from what merchants said they require. We are leveraging tools from around the firm to accelerate delivering to the market with the stability and security of J.P. Morgan.

Our CIB Group depends on innovators like you to serve nearly 66 million consumers and over 4 million small businesses, municipalities and non-profits. You’ll support the delivery of award winning tools and services that cover everything from personal and small business banking as well as lending, mortgages, credit cards, payments, auto finance and investment advice. This group is also focused on developing and delivering cutting edged mobile applications, digital experiences and next generation banking technology solutions to better serve our clients and customers.

As an experienced member of our Software Engineering Group, we look first and foremost for people who are passionate around solving business problems through innovation and engineering practices. You'll 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.

Position Summary

As an experienced Software Engineering Lead, your mission is to help lead our team of innovators and technologists toward creating next-level solutions that improve the way our business is run. Your deep knowledge of analysis, design, development and testing will help your team raise their game, meeting your standards, as well as satisfying both business and functional requirements. Your expertise in various technology domains will be counted on to set strategic direction and solve complex and mission critical problems. Your quest to embracing leading-edge technologies and methodologies inspires your team to follow suit. And best of all, you’ll be able to harness massive amounts of brainpower through our global network of technologists from around the world.

This is a great opportunity to rebuild one of JP Morgan Chase’s most successful platforms from the ground-up using innovative technologies and solutions. Join our growing team and help deliver industry leading products.

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

    • Expertise in application, data and infrastructure architecture disciplines
    • Advanced knowledge of architecture, design and business processes
    • Keen understanding of financial control and budget management
    • Ability to work collaboratively in teams and develop meaningful relationships to achieve common goals
    • Current extensive high-level enterprise architecture and software design
    • Hands-on development and programming experience on the Java 8+/JEE stack including Functional and Reactive development models
    • Hands on experience with event driven microservices
    • Hands on experience on latest Spring & SpringBoot Framework including Webflux
    • Experience with variety of data and persistence technologies such as SQL, No-SQL (ex. Cassandra), and caching platforms
    • Good experience on data streaming (ex. kafka). data messaging and event driven systems.
    • Technical experience on cloud-based application architectures, micro services, and distributed systems
    • Hands-on experience with a cloud platform such as Pivotal Cloud Foundry or AWS, or container technologies such as Docker and Kubernetes
    • Experience applying and advancing modern agile software delivery practices such as continuous integration and delivery (CI/CD), TDD, and BDD, Champion of a DevOps culture and automation
    • College degree in computer science or software engineering or equivalent experience is required.
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required for the ro

About the Team

JP Morgan Merchant Services is the global payment processing business for JPMorgan Chase & Co. Chase Merchant Services is the world’s leading merchant acquirer with more than $1 trillion in annual transaction volume in 2019. Merchant Services is a leading provider of payment, fraud and data security for companies large and small and capable of authorizing transactions in more than 130 currencies. The consumer payments industry is rapidly evolving. Chase Merchant Services must continuously innovate and expand our products, geographies and technology to deliver world-class solutions for our clients.

JP Morgan Merchant Services is investing in a global leadership position in the rapidly evolving payments landscape with an aggressive transformation agenda. This multi-year, firm-wide strategy will build customer-centric payments solutions for business clients. It’s a unique opportunity to build a modern product suite on a cloud-based, big data platform at an enterprise scale. In addition, the agile operating model will co-locate product owners, designers, and engineers to rapidly bring-to-market new product features. As a result, this transformation team will leverage the power of the firm to help clients expand globally with speed, efficiency, and innovation.

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.