JPMorgan Chase Director - Head of Architecture - Distributed Systems (1388676) in Chicago, Illinois
Chase is aggressively pursuing a cloud-based, platform-oriented, product-centric architecture, delivered with strong DevOps practices and continuous, automated, measured value. Public cloud, Platform-as-a-service, agile (scrum) and CI/CD experience are highly desirable in top candidates. Diversity in employees is a fundamental principal at JPMC and we strongly encourage individuals from diverse backgrounds and identities to apply for this position. We are recruiting for a new Head of Enterprise Architecture. In this major role you will be a key member of the Architecture team, be an effective ambassador liaising with other parts of the business. In doing so you will work closely with the Heads of Technology and Heads of Architecture on Tech Strategy aligned to the business strategy in conjunction with the product, solution, infrastructure, security, and data architecture.
Ideal candidates will have the following qualifications:
BS/BA degree or equivalent experience
10+ years in application development and delivery.
1 5+ years in architecture.
Architecture guidance/patterns for cross-product/cross-portfolio concerns, e.g., time zone analysis, DCM, resiliency, etc.
Strong experience and leadership in contemporary practices, patterns, and tooling, including, but not limited to:
Cloud computing (AWS, Azure, internal / external, hybrid, etc.)
Information/Data architecture and Data Modeling Principles.
Distributed, fault-tolerant, highly-scalable databases and related concepts (e.g. CAP theorem, eventual consistency)
Event-driven architecture and common events
Rules Engines and Decision Systems
Big Data technologies and utilities
API design and management , Architecture for API gateways, service mesh, etc.
Service definition and consumption including API, brokers, REST APIs
Defining Non-functional requirements and architectures to satisfy availability, extensibility, and resiliency needs
Experience with Digital Transformation and in guiding business partners through customer journey creation
Complete rollout of Architecture-As-Code (AAC) transformation, including:
Development of AAC model compiler from sources including codebase scans, SEAL, Verum, etc.
Ensure ability to translate AAC Archimate models C4 YAML models
Integrate architectural governance with AAC, including invest/divest status of SEALs and modules, dependencies on deprecated APIs, frameworks, and schemas, etc.
Developing Sonar for architecture models heuristics, design drift detection
Bank on a Page (BOAP) ownership
API Ecosystem-level governance (do we have the right set of APIs for top-level view of CCB bank on a page)
Chief Architect delegated approvals of Tech Debt
Chief Architect delegated approvals of SEAL requests, oversight for portfolio rationalization across all CCB assets, lead SEAL request validations for whole of Consumer and Community Banking.
Ownership for PPF process
Joint with Head of Governance: Complete rollout and operationalization of revamped Technical Debt framework, including:
Tech Debt Register tooling
Tech Debt education - microsite, examples, training
Engage Product Architect and Product Owner community on an ongoing basis and serve as the ambassador of the vision for TD revamp.
Chase is a leading financial services firm, helping nearly half of America's households and small businesses achieve their financial goals through a broad range of financial products. Our mission is to create engaged, lifelong relationships and put our customers at the heart of everything we do. We also help small businesses, nonprofits and cities grow, delivering solutions to solve all their financial needs.
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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