Senior Scala Expert - Cib Data Engineering - Executive Director

Jpmorgan Chase & Co. | London

Date listed

1 month ago

Employment Type

Full time

As a Scala expert you will join the Data Engineering team (part of the Engineering and Architecture organisation in the Corporate and Investment Bank). You will be responsible for delivering solutions to our clients in CIB technology, QR and Data Analytics. We are engineering cutting edge solutions in meta-data & data to model, track and deliver Data in Place and Data in Motion solutions. Our work facilitates data modelling, lineage & transporting data at scale on Cloud technologies, capturing Models & APIs in our Model Repository and building automation and tooling to control and evolve them. As part of Engineering & Architecture we are at the forefront of defining & driving adoption of the latest technology and best practice throughout the CIB.

Your role is to work with our users, developers and DevOps teams to gather requirements, design, implement & support our platform. You will work as an individual contributor using your deep knowledge of Scala, functional programming, continuous delivery & testing to meet our client's requirements as well as providing technical leadership & training to the team. You will work on challenging projects ranging from meta-programming, DSL & interpreter design to delivery of components to integrate with SQL / NoSQL DBs, Kafka & Spark. You will work as part of a global and diverse team, with clients across the globe.

This global team enjoys a strong culture of collaboration and idea sharing with a focus on technical excellence to solve problems strategically. Our commitment to continuous delivery and automation is central to enabling global partnership and empowers the team to work flexibly where required.

This role requires a wide variety of strengths and capabilities, including:
* Applied development experience in Scala
* Functional programming concepts and practice
* Knowledge of computer science fundamentals such as data structures and algorithms
* Familiarity with TDD and / or BDD
* Familiarity with SQL/No-SQL databases
* Working with Agile, Lean and Continuous Delivery best practice
* Knowledge of software best practices like refactoring, clean code, domain driven design, encapsulation etc.
* Meta-programming (through libraries such Shapeless or Magnolia) is a plus
* DSL design and interpretation is a plus
* Familiarity with Docker / Kubernetes / micro-services / Spark / Kafka is a plus
* BS/BA degree or equivalent experience

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.J.P. Morgan is a global leader in financial services, providing strategic advice and products to the world's most prominent corporations, governments, wealthy individuals and institutional investors. Our first-class business in a first-class way approach to serving clients drives everything we do. We strive to build trusted, long-term partnerships to help our clients achieve their business objectives.

We recognize that our people are our strength and the diverse talents they bring to our global workforce are directly linked to our success. We are an equal opportunity employer and place a high value on diversity and inclusion at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of any protected attribute, including race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital or veteran status, pregnancy or disability, or any other basis protected under applicable law. In accordance with applicable law, we make reasonable accommodations for applicants' and employees' religious practices and beliefs, as well as any mental health or physical disability needs.




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