JavaScript/ReactJS Software Engineer

Location:Glasgow City
Job Type:Full Time
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JavaScript/ReactJS Software Engineer
Glasgow Technology Centre

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

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a brand new software development team in Glasgow. This team will be building the next generation trading systems for the Credit trading business, one of the world’s largest and most complex financial markets, worth trillions of dollars. It’s a huge multi-year undertaking, and we need more software engineers to do it.

Technical Skills

  • JavaScript and web UI expertise, specifically ReactJS. Strong background in delivering enterprise level applications. Experience using Vanilla JavaScript, HTML5, ES6, Redux.

  • Strong analytical development skills, solid understanding of computer science fundamentals and experience in real-time, high performance and/or eTrading areas.

  • Creative, quick-thinking, pragmatic, with an aptitude for solving problems with technology and an ability to quickly translate requirements into a sound technical design and implementation.

  • Experience with SCM tools: Bitbucket/Git, Continuous integration tools.

  • Proven organisational skills, decisive priority management, strong teamwork ethic, excellent verbal & written communication skills.


  • The ideal candidate will likely be qualified to degree level in Computer Science, Maths or related engineering discipline

  • Strong technology generalist – experience building highly performant and resilient enterprise applications used within a high performance/real-time environment

  • Experience working in a team with a strong software development process (build, test, deploy etc)

What do we offer?

Fully automated, mature, true continuous deployment, where developers can push code in seconds from within Visual Studio. Non-anemic domain models, DAO-free object databases, the concise, expressive joy of python, plus the cutting edge of reactive python delivering functionality directly to traders through modern front end applications using html5 and JavaScript. And of course competitive salary and benefits, with the career opportunities of a huge technology organization.

No prior experience of Python required. Your deep experience of other object oriented (or

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.

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.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. is an equal opportunity employer.