1+ months

JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Chicago, IL 60602
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Architect Lead - Software Architecture

Job Description

Working as an Architect, your passion for technology and thirst for innovation will help shape the future of global digital commerce, now and for years to come. Every day, you’ll bring critical day-to-day leadership and thinking to the table, working with teams of architects, aligning cross-functional projects, ensuring that they’re within reason, fiscally and technically. You’ll collaborate with internal teams and business leaders alike, creating strategically sound Target State Architectures. You will have a major say in budgeting, hiring, mentoring, setting priorities and fostering a client-centric environment where everyone learns and grows. At the end of the day, your work will have tremendous and positive impact, whether it’s in-house, in collaboration with technologists across JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s global technology community or in partnership with some of the most important tech firms in the world.

This role requires a wide variety of strengths and capabilities, including:

  • BS/BA degree or equivalent experience
  • Fluency in architecture and design across all systems
  • Knowledge in at least one area of technical architecture
  • Strategic thinking and passion for business strategy and business processes
  • Experience in risk and risk control compliance
  • Ability to work collaboratively in teams and develop meaningful relationships to achieve common goals
  • Innovative thinking and attitude to challenge status quo
  • Expertise in modernizing software architecture using domain driven design (DDD), Microservice patterns, APIs, events driven and Cloud
  • Create early-phase concept assessments and oversee project estimations that help leaders organize business cases for investment decisions
  • Enthusiasm for solving problems, digging into issues and owning solutions to completion
  • Provide expert knowledge of solution architecture and serve as Subject Matter Expert to Senior Technology managers, Business, Operations and Technology teams
  • Experience in financial/banking/card services domains
  • Design solutions for capabilities like customer self-service, client facing channels, credit card transaction processing, authentication, enrollment, onboarding and B2B interaction models
  • Ability to develop, maintain and improve the technical reference architecture, architecture roadmap and domain definitions for the capability 
  • Experience in and leverage one or more common solution patterns:
    • Cloud (private, public and hybrid cloud platforms)
    • Microservice, digital decoupling and event driven architecture
    • Modern UI, API, Mobile App, Data and Application Development (e.g. Java, Spring, ReactJS, Kafka, Oracle) frameworks/patterns/tools
    • Initial scope, project request evaluations, sizing and feedback
    • Workflow, Rules Engines and Decision systems
    • Service definition and consumption including API, brokers, RESTful APIs
    • Solution Availability, Extensibility, and Resiliency
    • Web responsive design applications
    • Big Data technologies
  • Experience in Java, Spring, Oracle, JMS, ReST, SOAP, Kafka, Spring Boot, Batch, JQuery, React Native, HTML5, HDFS, kubernetes, Docker, DevOps tools
  •  Experience using architecture methodologies, standards and tools (TOGAF, domain driven design, Design thinking, UML, etc.)
  • Experience demonstrating effective communications, including presenting to senior IT and business leaders, architecture peers and technical audiences with the effect of influencing the decision

Our Corporate & Investment Bank relies on innovators like you to build and maintain the technology that helps us safely service the world’s important corporations, governments and institutions. You’ll develop solutions for a bank entrusted with holding $18 trillion of assets and $393 billion in deposits.  CIB provides strategic advice, raises capital, manages risk, and extends liquidity in markets spanning over 100 countries around the world.


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, cybersecurity, 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. 

Req #: 190092301
Location: Chicago, IL US
Job Category: Technology
Employment Type: Full Time
Potential Referral Amount: 5000 US Dollar (USD)

Keyword: card%20services


Posted: 2019-10-03 Expires: 2020-02-13

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