Java Software Specialist

Location:Glasgow City
Job Type:Full Time
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Derivatives Software Specialist

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 & 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


As a derivatives specialist within the Derivatives Technology team you will help to ensure that we produce software products that add value to the Wealth Management Business.Your skills & responsibilities will include:

  • BSc degree, preferably in Computer Science / Engineering or similar discipline
  • Expertise in application, data and infrastructure architecture disciplines
• Advanced knowledge of architecture, design across all systems
• Strong computer science fundamentals such as algorithms, data structures, multithreading, object-oriented development, distributed applications, client-server/service oriented architecture
• Proficiency in multiple modern programming languages Java & Spring, nice to haves: Object-oriented and MVC JavaScript experience, knowledge of UI Frameworks such as AngularJS or ReactJS.
• Strong understanding and experience with secure web protocols HTTPS/SSL/TLS
• Java development experience:
o Good knowledge of Java technologies including core Java 6, Springboot, J2EE and application containers such as Tomcat or IBM WebSphere
o JDBC based solutions to access databases such as spring-jdbc, iBATIS and MyBatis
• Enterprise systems integration experience (ESB, ETL, BPM, Messaging)
• Database development skills including SQL, relational data design and stored procedures.
• Business Driven and Test-driven development experience
• Bundle/Ant, Maven, GIT, SVN, Jenkins, Eclipse, Intellij, Jira, Crucible

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.

AWM (Asset Wealth Management)

Our Asset and Wealth Management division is driven by innovators like you who are driven to create technology solutions that make us work more efficiently and help our businesses grow. It’s our mission to efficiently take care of our clients’ wealth, helping them get, and remain properly invested. Across 27 cities, our team of 4,600 agile technologists thrive in a cloud-native environment that values continuous learning using a data-centric approach in developing innovative technology solutions.
When you work at JPMorgan Chase & Co., you’re not just working at a global financial institution. You’re an integral part of one of the world’s biggest tech companies. In 20 technology centers worldwide, our team of 50,000 technologists design, build and deploy everything from enterprise technology initiatives to big data and mobile solutions, as well as innovations in electronic payments, cybersecurity, machine learning, and cloud development. Our $10B+ annual investment in technology enables us to hire people to create innovative solutions that will are transforming the financial services industry.

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.