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Javascript Engineer - Digital UI Platform - Vice President

J.P.Morgan|London, England, GB
2 months ago
Javascript Engineer - Digital UI Platform - Vice President

As a Senior Software Engineering (Vice President), your mission is to help lead our team of innovators and technologists toward creating next-level solutions that improve the way our business is run. Your deep knowledge of design, analytics, development, coding, testing and application programming will help your team raise their game, meeting your standards, as well as satisfying both business and functional requirements. Your expertise in various technology domains will be counted on to set strategic direction and solve complex and mission critical problems, internally and externally. Embracing leading-edge technologies and methodologies inspires your team to follow suit. Collaborating with our network of global technologists will enable you to deliver diverse and inclusive software solutions.

We are searching for front-end JavaScript engineers to join our expanding team. In this role you will be responsible for building and supporting a client-side platform used to deliver several key applications. Flagship applications include the award winning J.P. Morgan Markets eXecute Single Dealer Platform, and advanced Sales, Research & Analytics tools.

We have a global development team focused on providing technology solutions to solve our clients' needs. The team partners with the global Execution, Sales and Research businesses and has responsibility for client-facing technology deliveries providing thousands of users with capabilities covering electronic trading, pre-trade analytics and post trade operations.

Role & Opportunity

Responsibility for:
•Building and supporting client-side platform used to deliver several strategic applications.
•Working with stakeholders and User Experience teams to perform technical analysis of requirements.
•Contributing to clean, scalable, modular, well structured, and testable code.

Opportunity to:
•Use the latest tools, languages and frameworks.
•Work with a diverse and friendly team who have a wealth of experience
•Learn about financial markets from experienced colleagues and extensive training resources.
•Influence application architecture, development processes and contribute to internal frameworks and libraries.
•See direct impact of your contributions on the trading floor and from client feedback from around the globe

Desirable Experience:

You must:
• Be highly motivated with a track record of success.
• Have experience in building high-performance front-end applications.
• Have in-depth knowledge of JavaScript and its idiosyncrasies.
• Have strong computer science foundations.
• Have a clear understanding of OO and functional programming paradigms.
• Have experience in full software development lifecycle with agile methodologies.
• Have experience in test driven development using modern source control and continuous integration.
• Have experience leveraging modern frameworks, libraries, tools and languages.
• Have a clear understanding of messaging technologies and back-end services.
• Be a practitioner of Clean Code Desirable ExperienceIdeally, you would also:
• Have experience in Investment Banking, FinTech, or Financial Markets
• Have experience with the following tools & technologies
• React
• Redux
• Webpack, Grunt and NPM
• TypeScript
• Electron, web workers and multi-process architecture
• Automation and TDD with Karma and Jasmine The hiring manager for this job opening would welcome a conversation about flexible working. This could range from ad hoc flexibility in a full time position, to a more formal Flexible Work Arrangement.

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 20 technology centers worldwide, our team of 50,000 technologists design, build and deploy everything from enterprise technology initiatives to big data and mobile solutions, as well as innovations in electronic payments, cyber security, machine learning, and cloud development. Our $10B+ annual investment in technology enables us to hire people to create innovative solutions that will are transforming the financial services industry.

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.