Java Software Engineer

Location:Glasgow City
Job Type:Full Time
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As an experienced Software Engineer, 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 design, analytics, development, coding, testing and application programming 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, internally and externally. 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 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

  • Good fundamentals in data structures, caching, multithreading, messaging and asynchronous communication

  • Java Frameworks (preferably Spring / SpringBoot)

  • Messaging –Kafka and WebSphere MQ

  • Strong relational database and SQL skills

  • Familiarity with ElasticSearch and MongoDB a plus

  • Familiarity with Vue JS, ReactJS and front end tech would be a plus

  • Familiar with SDLC tools such as Jenkins, Git, JIRA, Maven, etc


The Reference Data Technology Data Distribution team (part of the Corporate Technology organization) provides reference data delivery solutions using advanced messaging solutions and frameworks, supporting the entre firm by delivering Client, Account, Document, Instrument and Core Reference data.

The Reference Data Distribution Developer role shall be part of a team working on the strategic build up of the future state reference data technology platform for the bank. Candidates will be expected to possess and demonstrate good experience and skills with key technologies including Core Java, JDBC, JMS, XML and queue based messaging. Decent RDBMS/SQL database skills and UNIX experience are also required. Experience with search engines such as ElasticSearch, or nosql databases such as MongoDB, would be an advantage.

The candidate will be a good problem solver who is happy to work in a challenging and changeable environment. The role involves working closely with other team members, analysts and clients globally to deliver software to strict deadlines with high quality.

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.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. is an equal opportunity employer.