Python/Java Software Engineer

Offer by JP Morgan Chase




About this job

Job type: Full-time
Industry: Banking
Company size: 10k+ people
Company type: Public


java, python, sql

Job description

Python/Java Software Engineer

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.

The Role

The role requires and strong software fundamentals with the ideal candidate involved in all aspects of the Risk Central build out. This includes writing internal and external APIs, writing code that persists and aggregates data and building highly-scalable, mission-critical components servicing users across the globe. The successful candidate will be able to handle the full pipeline of the system, including sourcing data from the front office systems, building and enhancing data publishers, persisting and managing the landed data, and reporting results to downstream clients. In order to accomplish this, the developer will have familiarity of all technologies used in the project and have a basic understanding of all involved workflows.

Using technologies like Python, Scala, Hadoop, Kafka, and Spark, part of the teams remit is building a resilient high-capacity platform supporting the firm’s business and regulatory agenda. On a typical day, end of day batches and real-time calculators feed billions of rows of data to the system, part of a modern application stack to serve the needs of numerous varied clients across the Investment Bank and Risk & Finance.

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

  • 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
  • Understanding of software skills such as business analysis, development, maintenance and software improvement
  • Ability to think analytically and quickly pick up new technical concepts.
  • Expertise in either any functional or object-oriented programming language.
  • Python, Java, or Scala preferred.
  • Familiarity with databases and SQL.
  • Ability to reason about and work with distributed systems.
  • Knowledge of risk and PNL reporting is desirable but not required.
  • Familiarity with Spark, Impala, Kafka, and other Hadoop technologies is a plus.

  • 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.

    JPMorgan Chase & Co. is an equal opportunity employer.

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