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Java J2EE Applications Developer - Associate

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

J.P. Morgan is a global leader in asset management services. As the Asset Management line of business in JPMorgan Chase & Co., we serve four distinct client groups through three businesses: institutional and retail clients through Investment Management, ultra high net worth clients through the Private Bank, and high net worth clients through Private Wealth Management. With assets under supervision of $1.7 trillion and assets under management of $1.2 trillion, we are one of the largest asset and wealth managers in the world.

J.P. Morgan Asset Management is a leading asset manager of choice for institutions, financial intermediaries and individual investors, worldwide. With a heritage of more than two centuries, a broad range of core and alternative strategies, and investment professionals operating in every major world market, we offer investment experience and insight that few other firms can match. With clear focus on managing client assets and delivering strong risk-adjusted returns, more than 650 investment professionals provides over 200 different strategies spanning the full spectrum of asset classes, including equity, fixed income, cash liquidity, currency, real estate, hedge funds and private equity and take leadership positions in America, U.K., Continental Europe, Asia, and Japan.

Applications Developer:

To complement an existing team of Java/J2EE and SQL developers, the position will be offered to candidates that can show a strong command of technical areas and financial business experience. The main program is focused on delivering systems across a global user community, trading is across multiple asset categories, with an initial focus on Alternative Investments.


Roles and Responsibilities

  • The candidate will be working on the basis of functional specification to create design and technical specification artifacts.
  • He or she will be producing java, javascript and sql code to deliver new feature requests combined with strong unit test cases to be used by automated build processes.
  • The candidate should expect to work with offshore development centers for some aspects of the duties.
  • The candidate will work under the supervision of a project manager/development manager in charge of defining the objectives and deadlines of the project.
  • The candidate should be expecting a culture of pair programming and should be familiar with SCRUM / XP principles.

General Skills
  • Good written and spoken technical English
  • Ability to write functional and technical specifications documents
  • Ability to integrate within a team and adapt to organization in place
  • Knowledge of the financial services industry is a must, Hedge Funds and Private Equity product types a plus
  • Strong analytical skills a must
  • Knowledge of Maven, BDD methodologies, Selenium, JIRA, ExtJS, Mule would be a plus.
Technical Skills
Must have:
  • Very Experienced Java, J2EE developer.  Minimum 3-5 years of experience.
  • Experience in implementation of middleware solutions (JAX-WS, JAX-RS, Mule, MQ) with a proven ability to propose a design that adheres to best practices and generally accepted design patterns.
  • Sybase Transact-SQL stored procedures programming experience ; alternatively Microsoft SQL Server Transact-SQL stored procedures programming experience. (minimum 3-5 years)
  • College Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Prefer Masters in Computer Science

Req #: 160047464
Location: Newark, DE US
Job Category: Technology
Employment Type: Full Time
Potential Referral Amount: 3000 US Dollar (USD)

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