Core Engineer VP, Asset & Wealth Management

Location:Glasgow City
Job Type:Full Time
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Core Engineer

The AWM Architecture & Engineering group serves all aspects of the business, providing premier architecture solutions and services used as the foundation for technology development. We focus on enabling innovation, rapid execution and empowering the engineering teams across AWM. We develop architectural standard methodologies, core services and lead the development and adoption of Hybrid Cloud solutions using cloud native architectures, and platforms.

Our focus is on continuous improvement; we never settle for yesterday's achievements. We embrace the principles and values of Agile, the methodologies of Scrum and the practices of Lean. We lead by example and enable our engineering teams to deliver high-quality results to our business partners quickly. We are practitioners of inclusion and realize that the ultimate success of our organization relies on our ability to hire diverse candidates.

As a Core Engineer, you will play a critical role in the success of our development modernization and enablement of Cloud transformation efforts across AWM. You will combine your years of experience with a passion for improving all aspects of how we build extraordinary solutions that focus on establishing standards and guidelines, delivery enablement for our engineers and continuous improvement across the organization.

Your success in this organization will be based on:
  • Your ability to define, communicate and implement solutions that mature the engineering eco-system
  • Solutions you have delivered that will positively influence our engineering teams' ability to seamlessly, and continuously, improve business delivery lead time.
  • Effective communication and shared understanding across our engineering and business communities with lessons learned, issues and best practices.
  • Detailed reviews of technology programs and assess their alignment with strategic architecture and business aims, engineering practices, and efficient working practices.

  • Challenging the status quo and drive continuous improvement across the Engineering community

  • Adopting cutting-edge technologies and methodologies and encourage others within the organization to follow suit.

J.P. Morgan is a global leader in asset and wealth management services. We serve institutional, high net worth and retail clients through J.P. Morgan Asset Management (AWM): the Private Bank, Private Wealth Management, and J.P. Morgan Securities. We are one of the largest asset and wealth managers in the world.

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 14 technology hubs worldwide, our team of 40,000+ 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 $9.5B+ annual investment in technology enables us to hire people to create innovative solutions that will not only transform the financial services industry, but also change 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.

  • Experience in the development of scalable enterprise applications using J2EE and Micro Services.

  • Authoritative knowledge with Enterprise Java development. Spark, NoSQL data platforms (e.g., Cassandra and HBase), In-Memory Databases (e.g., Redis and Gemfire), messaging (Kafka), stream processing (e.g., NiFi, Storm, Spark Streaming, etc.) and Spring Framework / Springboot.

  • Experience leading and mentoring Agile teams with a substantial commitment to DevOps practices.

  • Ability to build software solutions on private cloud and public cloud providers.

  • Experience building and tuning CI/CD pipelines built using Gradle, Maven or SBT.

  • Strong scripting skills that enable you to quickly analyze data and orchestrate tools and processes