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Lead Software Engineer - Java Full Stack



Software Engineering
Posted on Thursday, July 11, 2024

Job Description

Be an integral part of an agile team that's constantly pushing the envelope to enhance, build, and deliver top-notch technology products.

As a Senior Lead Software Engineer at JPMorgan Chase within Asset & Wealth Management Architecture Engineering function , you are an integral part of an agile team that works to enhance, build, and deliver trusted market-leading technology products in a secure, stable, and scalable way. Drive significant business impact through your capabilities and contributions, and apply deep technical expertise and problem-solving methodologies to tackle a diverse array of challenges that span multiple technologies and applications.

The successful candidate will have a passion for architecture and building world class modern, cloud native solutions, with a lean-in mindset.

Job responsibilities

  • Regularly provides technical guidance and direction to support the business and its technical teams, contractors, and vendors
  • Develops secure and high-quality production code, and reviews and debugs code written by others
  • Drives decisions that influence the product design, application functionality, and technical operations and processes
  • Serves as a function-wide subject matter expert in one or more areas of focus
  • Actively contributes to the engineering community as an advocate of firm wide frameworks, tools, and practices of the Software Development Life Cycle
  • Influences peers and project decision-makers to consider the use and application of leading-edge technologies
  • Adds to the team culture of diversity, equity, inclusion, and respect

Required qualifications, capabilities, and skills

  • Formal training or certification on software engineering concepts and 5+ years applied experience
  • Hands-on practical experience delivering system design, application development, testing, and operational stability
  • Exposure to different forms of enterprise architecture, artifacts and notations and how they fit together i.e. TOGAF/Zachman and Archimate and C4
  • Advanced in one or more programming language(s)
  • Advanced knowledge of software applications and technical processes with considerable in-depth knowledge in one or more technical disciplines (e.g., cloud, artificial intelligence, machine learning, mobile, etc.)
  • Ability to tackle design and functionality problems independently with little to no oversight
  • Practical cloud native experience
  • Experience in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Mathematics, or a related technical field
Preferred qualifications, capabilities, and skills

Frontend skills

  • Knowledge of frontend framework(s) viz. based on React & Typescript and Material-UI.
  • Ideally experience with flow/diagram/tree frameworks i.e. React Flow.
  • UX / UI Design.

Backend skills

  • A solid understanding of the modern application infrastructure design and non-functional requirements (security, scalability, availability, etc).
  • Experience in terraform and infrastructure as code principles using Terraform.
  • Demonstrated ability to code in Java/Groovy/Spring Boot with knowledge of RESTful services.
  • Knowledge of using caches like Apache Ignite as well as structured/semi-structured forms of persistence.
  • Exposure to Elastic / Open Search for vectorized/faceted search.
  • Exposure to data sourcing from other applications and building reusable connectors.
  • Knowledge of using LLM and Machine Learning libraries/services including OpenAI/ChatGPT and Tensorflow


  • Exposure to agile methodologies including CI/CD, application resiliency, and security.
  • Experience in Test-Driven Development (TDD) and pair programming.
  • Adaptability to changing project requirements and technologies.
  • Follow security best practices in code and data handling.