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Java Application Developer at JP Morgan Chase (Glasgow, UK)

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Java Developer JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.6 trillion and operations worldwide. The firm is a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers and small business, commercial banking, financial transaction processing, and asset management. A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, JPMorgan Chase & Co. serves millions of consumers in the United States and many of the world's most prominent corporate, institutional and government clients under its J.P. Morgan and Chase brands. Information about JPMorgan Chase & Co. is available at  http://www.jpmorganchase.com/ . Program Description The Custody and Fund Services (CFS) Client Reference data initiative aims to provide a consistent view of client across CFS, streamline Client onboarding and Account opening process, resulting in improved servicing of clients, spanning all functions across CFS and providing a single authoritative source ofclient information Job Description A hands-on application developer (Senior/Mid-level/Junior as multiple positions available) who is passionate about Java and/or GUI development, building highly scalable and resilient applications, and focused on solving complex business problems.  Java candidates should have deep knowledge of data structures, multi-threading, web services, and data access patterns.  UI candidates need to have experience developing high quality, highly functional web applications using Javascript and is current with the latest technologies around HTML, Javascript frameworks and Javascript charting libraries. The candidate will be responsible for server-side and/or front end development supporting the Client Reference data initiatives for Custody and Fund Services business aimed to significantly improve the Client Onboarding process She/he will have responsibility for unit-level design, coding, writing automated test cases, unit testing, integration testing and participating in the full SDLC, Agile methodology. The candidate must have a sound grasp of development best practice and system architecture. She/he will be expected to produce high-quality code that can pass critical peer review, and to work under a high-pressure and timeline-driven environment.   Deep technical knowledge and the ability to communicate ideas is an integral part of the role, and as such the successful candidate will be required to demonstrate proficiency in the technical areas required for the project, and should possess good verbal and written communication skills. Qualifications Demonstrates exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills. Strong communication, organizational, and collaboration skills. Java developers : Deep understanding of Java, Working knowledge of various data structures, Concurrency and multi-threading, run time VM, garbage collection, Web-based request handling, servlets and filters in J2EE, and distributed architecture Java Messaging JMS, Kafka Automated test cases UI experience preferred but not essential : JavaScript, some JavaScript framework (e.g. Ext JS or Angular JS, React JS), some JavaScript charting library HTML, CSS Web Services and various protocols Knowledge and experience developing portals and portlets Ability to follow complex design and development standards. Experience working in multi-time zone development team. Experience with real-time, event-driven systems and service-oriented architectures.