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Director of Software Engineering



Software Engineering
Jersey City, NJ, USA
Posted on Thursday, July 11, 2024

Job Description

JPMorgan Chase & Co (JPMC)., one of the oldest financial institutions, offers innovative financial solutions to millions of consumers, small businesses and many of the world’s most prominent corporate, institutional and government clients under the J.P. Morgan and Chase brands. Our history spans over 200 years and today we are a leader in investment banking, consumer and small business banking, commercial banking, financial transaction processing and asset management.

Corporate Technology (CT) is responsible for global technology functions including Legal, Compliance, Controls, Finance, Liquidity, Internal Audit, Risk, and Reference Data. The organization develops and executes Global Technology's multi-year roadmap to build scalable infrastructure supporting business initiatives, as well as positioning the firm effectively for responding to an external regulatory environment. Our Corporate Technology team relies on smart, driven people like you to help drive efficiencies for all our corporate functions across our network. You’ll be part of a team specifically built to meet and exceed our evolving technology needs, as well as our technology controls agenda.

Regulatory, Controls & Op Risk Technology (RCORT) is part of Corporate Technology, which designs and develops business products required to identify and manage JPMC’s regulatory obligations and associated firm policies, a control environment designed to manage compliance and operational risks across all Lines of Business (LOBs) and Corporate Functions and the calculation of Regulatory Capital and projection of Operational Risk Losses.

If you are a software engineering leader ready to take the reins and drive impact, we’ve got an opportunity just for you.

As a Director of Software Engineering at JPMorgan Chase within RCORT, you lead a technical area and drive impact within teams, technologies, and projects across departments. Utilize your in-depth knowledge of software, applications, technical processes, and product management to drive multiple complex projects and initiatives, while serving as a primary decision maker for your teams and be a driver of innovation and solution delivery.

Job responsibilities

  • Leads technology and process implementations to achieve functional technology objectives
  • Makes decisions that influence teams’ resources, budget, tactical operations, and the execution and implementation of processes and procedures
  • Carries governance accountability for coding decisions, control obligations, and measures of success such as cost of ownership, maintainability, and portfolio operations
  • Delivers technical solutions that can be leveraged across multiple businesses and domains
  • Influences peer leaders and senior stakeholders across the business, product, and technology teams
  • Champions the firm’s culture of diversity, equity, inclusion, and respect

Required qualifications, capabilities, and skills

  • Formal training or certification on table management concepts and 10+ years applied experience. In addition, 5+ year of experience leading technologists to manage, anticipate and solve complex technical items within your domain of expertise and more broadly across the organization.
  • Experience developing or leading cross-functional teams of technologists
  • Experience with hiring, developing, and recognizing talent
  • Experience leading a product as a Product Owner or Product Manager
  • Practical cloud native experience (AWS)
  • Expertise in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Mathematics, or a related technical field

Preferred qualifications, capabilities, and skills

  • Experience working at code level
  • Experience in design and developing APIs with best standards.
  • Exposure to agile methodologies such as CI/CD, Applicant Resiliency, and Security