JPMorgan Chase Technical Architect Lead - VP in Dallas, Texas

Chase is the U.S. consumer and commercial banking business of JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM), a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.3 trillion and operations in more than 60 countries We serve more than 50 million consumers and small businesses through more than 5,600 bank branches, 18,700 ATMs, credit cards, mortgage offices and online and mobile banking as well as through relationships with auto dealerships.

Commercial Banking provides organizations with annual revenues generally ranging from $20 million to more than $2 billion—as well as real estate investors and owners—with a range of domestic and international financial solutions designed to help them achieve their business goals.

As a Chase employee, you’ll be part of a company that makes a real difference every day for our customers, our communities and ourselves. With a focus on customer service, you’ll put others first, do what’s right and create solutions that make lives better. We invite you to build your career on our strong foundation and help shape what’s next – for you and for us.

The Commercial Bank Appraisals Technology team is responsible for development and support of key Commercial Bank Appraisals related applications that support the Commercial Real Estate Loan processes across the Commercial Banking businesses. The Application Development Manager for CB Appraisals provides strategic technology leadership for applications related to the Commercial Real Estate portfolio. This position will be responsible for developing the detailed technical design, managing application developers working in an Agile framework, and acting as the Application owner for applications within this portfolio.

This role must be able to align to CB Architectural direction and long term strategy which includes application re-use and integration within the firm. When it makes sense to purchase software, this role will act as an advisor to the CB Business clients and perform thorough buy vs build analysis and recommendations. It is key for this role to be innovative, utilizing new technology and techniques that will make the platform flexible, scalable, and supportable for years ahead. This person will also be expected to partner with other AD managers across the CB and the broader technology organization. This person will also have to establish extensive relationships, built on trust and mutual respect, with the various business partners involved. The ADM role will also need to work closely with other technology partners to ensure that the needs of the Commercial Bank are met by existing products and new development. This position will report to the Technology Executive Director for Appraisals.

Key responsibilities include: * Work with the end users to define application and technical requirements including data and integration requirements. Ensure that these requirements tie back to customer requirements and performance goals and that the technical direction is consistent with the JPMC's long-term strategy

  • Lead the development, runtime, and operations architecture and infrastructure analysis, design, and implementation.

  • Accountable for application and technology architecture deliverables

  • Plan and enable the project with DevOps capability

  • Need to have Architecture experience with: Development, Runtime, Operations, Infrastructure, Performance Engineering, Security

  • Developing and executing a multi-year technology strategy for CB Appraisals applications

  • Building a high-performance technology team, ensuring critical business deliverables are met in a predictable and seamless way

  • Partnering closely with the CB teams to develop long term technology roadmaps

  • Developing and delivering high quality, innovative technology solutions related to Commercial Real Estate on time, on scope, and on budget

  • Acting as a point of escalation to troubleshoot, report and resolve issues

  • Understanding the vendor technology architectures and possible limitations in order to make the best buy/build decision for JPMC

  • Providing thought leadership and working collaboratively across the firms technology organization and product vendors on innovation, improvement and efficiency programs

  • Participating in the leadership of enterprise-wide information systems activities and processes within Commercial Banking as well as other lines of business

  • Serving as an active member of the management team for the Appraisals application area

  • Mentor, Coach and Resource Manager to the Application Development resources

  • Appropriately prioritizes work across multiple streams of work

  • Ensures adherence to architecture standards and IT Rules of the Road

  • Manages closure of Risk and Control issues within application portfolio

  • 5 years managing within a technology organization building large-scale technology platforms

  • Experience in Java and Java based technologies/frameworks

  • Experience in Cloud Technology, Database (Oracle and MySQL), User Interface frameworks (Angular JS, AJAX), Linux, Apache, PHP programming

  • Experience in Agile delivery with Scrum Master certification a plus

  • Demonstrated ability to delivery product innovation and improved user experience

  • 3 years managing enterprise scale run time applications with key business deliverables and service level expectations.

  • Good communication skills (verbal and written) with the ability to communicate complex issues to technical and non-technical audiences

  • Proven ability to build strong, cohesive partnerships with the business, operations, technology, product vendors and other key stakeholders and work effectively in a matrix organization

  • Capable of quickly prioritizing the tasks at hand coupled with the ability to execute against deliverables

  • Experience taking personal accountability for key projects and issue resolution

  • Ability to lead, motivate and drive technology resources to deliver with excellence

  • Demonstrated experience with demand management and resource forecasting

  • Maintain the highest standards of honesty, fairness and ethics. Will be exposed to confidential information

Job: *Applications Development

Organization: *COMMERCIAL BANK

Title: Technical Architect Lead - VP

Location: TX-Dallas-JPMorgan International Plaza 1 / 01538

Requisition ID: 160095921

Other Locations: US-TX-Fort Worth-Centreport Operations Center / 55453