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Software Engineer

Job Description

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 role requires a wide variety of strengths and capabilities, including:


  • BS/BA degree or equivalent experience.

  • Advanced knowledge of application, data and infrastructure architecture disciplines.

  • Understanding of architecture and design across all systems.

  • Working proficiency in developmental toolsets.

  • Ability to collaborate with high-performing teams and individuals throughout the firm to accomplish common goals.

  • Proficiency in one or more general purpose programming languages such as Java, C#, or Python.

  • Understanding of software skills such as business analysis, development, maintenance and software improvement.

  • Good to have business knowledge of simple derivative products (vanilla options, variance swaps, strategies involving vanillas): how these are used, how to price them, how to evaluate risk exposure using Greeks.

  • Knowledge of at least one relational database such as Sybase, SQL Server, Oracle, etc.

  • Disciplined approach to code management, testing and deployment practices and high quality delivery.

  • Working knowledge of Excel / VBA is desirable.

  • Ability to work independently on multiple projects and provide updates to stakeholders while also working in the context of a broader global team.

  • Understanding of how to effectively utilize unit testing.

  • Experience of full project lifecycle, breaking requirements down into technical deliverables and effort estimation.

  • Ability to work effectively within a global team (spread across NA, EMEA, APAC etc.) while influencing and contributing towards the development of the global platform.

  • Great problem solving skills for problems with a mathematical/technological background.

  • Ability to work in a fast paced team oriented environment.

  • Good communication skills especially when describing problems and explaining solutions.

  • Understanding of architecture and design across all systems.

  • Ability to collaborate with high-performing teams and individuals throughout the firm to accomplish common goals.

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. 


So if you're ready to put your passion for technology to work in a way that makes a real difference, apply today.

Req #: 180043331
Location: Jersey City, NJ US
Job Category: Technology
Employment Type: Full Time
Potential Referral Amount: 3000 US Dollar (USD)

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