Executive Director – Solutions Architect at JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. (Jersey City, NJ)

Want to work in the best program at JPMC? We’re building a web scale platform that touches the largest enterprises on the planet, and millions of consumer every day of their lives. We’re rebuilding a platform from the ground up in a cloud native way, leveraging the best technologies and platforms to achieve our goals.

Do you revel in thousands of transactions a second? Not blink at globally deployed fault tolerant systems in the cloud? Passionate about well-architected modern software systems? Get excited by protecting a global platform from bad actors? Then read on…

As a senior leader in Architecture, your quest for innovation happens directly at the intersection of technology and business strategy, leading organizational, operational, and technological change, now and in the future. You need to rock at talking low level technology with engineers, as well as explaining why we do what we do to the business and product leaders. You will have credibility through experience, and be relatable through humility to junior and senior engineers a like. This is not an ivory tower architecture role! This is a real solution architecture role at the cutting edge of global system design and delivery.

You’ll be a leader in a collective of passionate and dedicated architects, working across the globe. The team is vocally self-critical and constantly raising the bar on our architecture and engineering standards. You know what good looks like across the entire technology spectrum, from microservice design, event driven architectures, resilient design, security, private cloud deployment, AWS and modern toolchains. We expect our engineers to be rockstars, we expect the same from our architecture leaders!

You’ll collaborate with internal teams and business leaders alike, creating strategically sound Target State Architectures that can handle todays needs and be ready for tomorrows needs as well. Of course, you’ll also have a stake in hiring, mentoring, setting team priorities, and fostering a client-centric environment where everyone learns and grows.

You’ll be able to innovate in collaboration with technologists across JPMorgan Chase & Co.s global technology community, as well as in partnership with some of the most important technology firms in the world.

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

BS/BA degree or equivalent experience

Seasoned expertise in application, data, and infrastructure architecture disciplines Mastery of architecture, design, and business processes

Strong background in secure design, PCI a plus

Complete understanding of industry-wide technology strategies and best practices

Expertise in leading collaborative teams to achieve common goals

Prior experience in large scale technical delivery

Ability to define solutions that solve large scale complex business problems

Ability to collaborate with the product teams and engineers to understand and develop solutions that meet business requirements while translating strategy and objectives when appropriate.

Ability to lead discussions in a matrix environment focusing on team and organizational success Ability to represent E&A in various forums across the firm

Ability to solve problems creatively and effectively
Strong work ethic, self-starter who is creative with a can-do attitudeJPMorgan Chase & Co., one of the oldest financial institutions, offers innovative financial solutions to millions of consumers, small businesses and many of the world’s most prominent corporate, institutional and government clients under the J.P. Morgan and Chase brands. Our history spans over 200 years and today we are a leader in investment banking, consumer and small business banking, commercial banking, financial transaction processing and asset management.

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.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veterans


Jersey City, NJ