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Engineering Manager

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
ECS – Enterprise Computing Services (ECS), part of Global Technology Infrastructure (GTI), which is the technology infrastructure organization for the firm, delivering a wide range of products and services, and partnering with all lines of business 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 across the firm. 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.  ECS provides and supports the global enterprise systems that host business applications at the core of JP Morgan Chase's business proposition. Platforms include zSeries mainframes; iSeries, Tandem and OVMS Large Midrange Systems; and File Transfer Services which provide cross-platform data movement services.   
As a MFTS Engineering Manager, you will be responsible for managing the day to day activities for MFTS Engineering team, you will have oversight and management of daily activities, including but not limited to: 
  • Prioritizes, scopes, estimates, and manages the team(s) responsible for the development and implementation of engineering solutions.
  • Includes people management responsibilities as well as team budget responsibilities.
  • Communicates technical vision and roadmaps with little supervision. 
  • Writes for publication.
  • Provides assessments to management teams indicating business opportunities and critical success factors.
  • Projects excellent command of business knowledge and has the ability to solicit input from internal and external sources. 
  • Is recognized as a positive leader and is capable of defusing complex interpersonal issues while managing customer expectations.
  • Affects change within sphere of influence and leads development of innovative improvements and world-class practices.
  • Assumes responsibility for team results. 
  • Leads implementation of multiple department programs. 
  • Responsible for coaching and mentoring less experienced team members. 
Technical Skills:
  • Advanced understanding of Lob technology drivers and their impact on architecture design
  • Advanced understanding of performance and monitoring
  • Proficient in more than one specific infrastructure technology
  • Advanced understanding of best practices and JPMC policies
  • Advanced troubleshooting skills
  • Must be able to assemble technology solutions and effectively define and implement a working architecture
  • Technical certifications as required
Proficient in the following:
  • Resource Management
  • Technological change management
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Controls
  • Partnership & Influence
Business Knowledge:
  • Proficient in multiple business disciplines, functions and knowledgeable about the business' strategic direction
  • Manages risk and control compliance  to departmental and company wide standards
  • Implements financial control and budget management
  • Manages client centric environment for work with teams and contributors
Req #: 160050784
Location: Jersey City, NJ US
Job Category: Technology
Employment Type: Full Time
Potential Referral Amount: 5000 US Dollar (USD)

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