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Java Software Engineer - Equities

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 is within the Global Cash Equities Middle Office team and will focus primarily on post trade client services. 
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
  • Conduct software design discussions and code reviews within the team to ensure highest quality software is developed to support JPMorgan business and clients. 
  • Monitor application memory consumption, garbage collection, and I/O statistics proactively and optimize the production environment to keep it operating at peak efficiency. 
  • Responsible for day to day production support. Assist business, operate teams while ensuring production systems are stable and client service level agreements are met. 
  • Responsible for software deployments in production infrastructure and provide post release support to business users. 
  • Technical lead for a team of 6+ junior developers, coaching and mentoring.

Tech Skills required: 

  • Java, Java Management Extension, Java Messaging Service, C, C++,
  • Eclipse RCP, Java Swing, Java Web Programming (Servlets/JSP), FIX Transact Tools, Tomcat;
  • JMS Providers - IBM MQ, Active MQ, Apache Qpid (JP Morgan Chase Messaging Implementation);
  • Sybase, Oracle, Transact SQL, PL/SQL, SQL Loader, Unix Shell Scripting; Java Memory Profiling, Performance Optimization, Garbage Collection Tuning, Yourkit (Java Profiler);
  • Berkeley DB Java Edition, Berkeley DB Performance Tuning,  Apache Kafka.
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.
Req #: 180040368
Location: Houston, TX US
Job Category: Technology
Employment Type: Full Time
Potential Referral Amount: 3000 US Dollar (USD)

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