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Middleware Engineer

Job Description

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.6 trillion and operations worldwide. The firm is a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers and small business, commercial banking, financial transaction processing, and asset management. A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, JPMorgan Chase & Co. serves millions of consumers in the United States and many of the world's most prominent corporate, institutional and government clients under its J.P. Morgan and Chase brands. Information about JPMorgan Chase & Co. is available at


Global Technology Infrastructure (GTI) is the technology infrastructure organization for the firm, delivering a wide range of products and services, and partnering with all lines of business (LOB) to provide high quality service delivery, exceptional project execution, and financially disciplined approaches and processes in the most cost effective manner.


The objective of GTI is to balance both business alignment and the centralized delivery of core products and services. GTI is designed to address the unique infrastructure needs of specific lines of business and the demand to leverage economies of scale across the firm.

GTI Service Operations (SO) is responsible for service support and delivery for JPMorgan Chase's (JPMC) Global Technology Infrastructure. Through its Global Service Desk and Infrastructure Operations Centers, SO provides global, coordinated diagnostic and support services, while its Production Assurance and Support functions leverage and execute industry leading infrastructure management and support processes that are designed to minimize customer outages and impacts.

Key Responsibilities

This highly technical and challenging position is within GTI Middleware.

The functions described below encompass both engineering and support activities.

  • Engineering:
    • Definition of standard product builds
    • Automation of standard build patterns
    • Product Lifecycle management and Proof of Concept Reviews
    • Substantiating Product choice based on deep product understanding
    • Incident Resolution & User Support:
    • Receives requests from stakeholders using appropriate processes, procedures and technology
    • Identify, diagnose and resolve product issues through research and analysis of trends and root causes
    • Assists in the translation of technical requirements into solutions
    • Develops and utilizes appropriate tools to perform work
    • Track incidents and identify repeating or duplicate issues with a view to permanently eliminating them.
    • Environment support, maintenance and upgrades
    • Proactive infrastructure and application monitoring definition using third-party tools
    • Development of tools to support the infrastructure/product
    • Support DR events in which 3rd Party products are used Investment:
    • Work with Project Managers on a variety of project types: design of app infrastructure architecture and deployment,3rdParty Controls projects, 3rdParty product upgrades.
    • Build and deployment of new Development, UAT and Production environments.
    • Work with Strategy team on future platform and infrastructure direction.
    • Establish strong technical working relationships with the wider GTI and LOB teams e.g.SA and DBA support colleagues in global locations.
  • Support
    • LOB Testing Functions, Project Managers, Application Development teams, Relevant non-CPS teams, e.g.SCM(Clearcase team), Systems Security.


  • Middleware Engineering 3 plus year of experience with one of; Web/ SOA / Messaging Tools
  • Have excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Have excellent technical skills and be able to develop new skills quickly
  • Have a strong background in middleware product support and deployment
  • Be self-motivated and a good self-starter
  • Be able to manage their own time such that they can deliver to project milestones

Essential Technical Skills:

  • SOA – WebMethods 8.x/9.x
  • Messaging – Tibco EMS
  • Messaging - MQ
  • Web – Websphere
  • Web – Tomcat
  • Unix - Solaris/Linux
  • Network fundamentals
  • PERL/Shell/Python
  • Oracle (to at least a basic level)
  • Big Data (to at least a basic level)
  • Apache


Req #: 160040533
Location: Houston, TX US
Job Category: Technology
Employment Type: Full Time
Potential Referral Amount: 3000 US Dollar (USD)

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