Java/Python Software Engineer

Location:Glasgow City
Job Type:Full Time

Software Engineer (Credit)
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.

No prior experience of finance or trading is required. You can learn the domain by doing, with the support of our internal training programs and experience of colleagues.

What is required?

You are strongly motivated to learn and want to do engineering right - to be able to tackle complex problems, to build resilient, scalable components that meet client needs and are robust in busy trading environments, and to collaborate effectively with others across the world. Writing tests, object modelling and refactoring are becoming core parts of your engineering practice.

What do we offer?

Fully automated, mature, true continuous deployment, where engineers can push code in seconds from within Visual Studio. The ability to accelerate your own development by working with smart people and challenging projects Non-anemic domain models, DAO-free object databases, the concise, expressive joy of pythoncombined with cutting edge reactive programming paradigm that allows for us to write asynchronous applications with greatly improve parallelism and concurrency. Work closely with colleagues in the business and UX to deliver usable functionality directly to traders through modern front end applications using HTML5 and JavaScript. And of course market leading salary and benefits, with the career opportunities of a huge technology organization.

No prior experience of Python or reactive programming required. We’ve found that the right people take to the language and paradigm quickly. You’ll join 2000 other active Python committers around the world working on the same internal platform.

Our Glasgow office is a one of our strategic centers for software engineering, you will join over 1,800 other technologists in a casual office environment suitable for software engineering work. Our teams operate in a high accountability and process-lite manner that pairs well with continuous delivery. You will work directly with the business and your line manager will be a software engineer who writes code daily.

Our Corporate & Investment Bank relies on innovators like you to build and maintain the technology that helps us safely service the world’s important corporations, governments and institutions. You’ll develop solutions for a bank entrusted with holding $18 trillion of assets and $393 billion in deposits.CIB provides strategic advice, raises capital, manages risk, and extends liquidity in markets spanning over 100 countries around 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.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. is an equal opportunity employer.