JPMorgan Chase RPG/GMI Software Engineer in Chicago, Illinois

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 www.jpmorganchase.com at http://www.jpmorganchase.com/ .

J.P. Morgan's Corporate & Investment Bank (CIB) is a global leader across banking, markets and investor services. The world's most important corporations, governments and institutions entrust us with their business in more than 100 countries. With $18 trillion of assets under custody and $393 billion in deposits, the Corporate & Investment Bank provides strategic advice, raises capital, manages risk and extends liquidity in markets around the world.

Role Description:

Analyst Programmer with proven ability to turn business requirements into software solutions. Core iSeries (AS400) development skills are required; knowledge of SunGard GMI platform, XML, MQ and Java would be preferable.

The role requires good communication skills as the individual will be expected to work as part of a globally distributed application development team partnering closely with middle and back office users.

  • Analyse business requirements specifications.

  • Translate business requirements into functional specifications.

  • Write and maintain technical specifications according to functional specifications.

  • Build application software in line with technical specifications.

  • Create implementation plans and manage implementations.

  • Follow specified procedures throughout software life cycle using F&O workflow tools.

  • Work closely with other JPMC application teams and business groups.

  • Work closely with global F&O Plan, Build and Operate teams.

  • Record/document information within our knowledge database.

  • Communicate effectively with business users, sponsors and other AD teams.

Must Haves:

  • Experience of full software development project life cycle.Extensive knowledge of OS400, CL, RPG (including IV and Free-Format ), ILE, MQ Series, SQL.

  • GMI data structures and internals.

  • Exchange traded derivatives or Investment Banking business background. Specifically Futures & Options / OTC Cleared.

  • Able to link business needs to technical solutions.

  • Capable of managing the implementation of solutions to complex problems independently.

  • Proven track record for delivering multiple concurrent tasks end-to-end to meet project deadlines.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Understanding of problem management methodologies.

Nice to Have:

  • XML related skills – MQ Serve, Xpath, XQuery, XSLT, Mule.

  • Experience with industry standard XLM formats such as FIXML and FpML.

  • Experience with Java development on IBM iSeries platform.

JPMorgan Chase is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer Disability/Veteran.