Lead Software Engineer (Back End)

Glasgow, Scotland, gb
Company: J.P. Morgan
Category: Computer and Mathematical Occupations
Published on 2021-06-20 06:04:02

Job Description


As a member of one of the many development feature teams, you will be working on the core platform encompassing multiple applications with a varied technical stack based on Java and Scala.


As a member of our Software Engineering Group we look first and foremost for people who are passionate around solving business problems through innovation & engineering practices. You will be required to apply your depth of knowledge and expertise to all aspects of the software development lifecycle, as well as partner continuously with your many stakeholders on a daily basis to stay focused on common goals. We embrace a culture of experimentation and constantly strive for improvement and learning. You’ll work in a collaborative, trusting, thought-provoking environment—one that encourages diversity of thought and creative solutions that are in the best interests of our customers globally.

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

Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree - preferably in Computer Science but experience is more important;

  • Significant hands-on programming/application development experience with Java (or Scala) eco-system and associated tooling (e.g. Core or EE, Spring Boot, Spring MVC, Spring Cloud),
  • Building microservices and familiarity with Cloud Technology (e.g. AWS) is a bonus;
  • Databases (SQL and non SQL);
  • Automated testing integration utilizing Junit, Cucumber or similar;
  • SCM / DevOps / CI/CD tools & process (GIT/Bitbucket, Maven, Ant, Jenkins, Sonar), Testing tools & frameworks (JUnit, Cucumber, Mockitoetc), Agile Methodology and Tools (JIRA)
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