JPMorgan Chase Devops Software Engineer - Vertex in Chicago, Illinois

As a member of our Software Engineering Group you will dive head-first into creating innovative solutions that advance businesses and careers. You’ll join an inspiring and curious team of technologists dedicated to improving the design, analytics, development, coding, testing and application programming that goes into creating high quality software and new products. You’ll be tasked with keeping the team and other key stakeholders up to speed on the progress of what’s being developed. Coming in with an understanding of the importance of end-to-end software development-such as Agile frameworks-is key. And best of all, you’ll be working with and sharing ideas, information and innovation with our global team of technologists from all over the world.

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

  • Advanced knowledge of application, data and infrastructure architecture disciplines

  • Understanding of architecture and design across all systems

  • Working proficiency in developmental toolsets

  • Ability to collaborate with high-performing teams and individuals throughout the firm to accomplish common goals

  • Proficiency in one or more general purpose programming languages

  • Understanding of software skills such as business analysis, development, maintenance and software improvement

As a global tax Vertex Analyst, you will design, develop, code, test, debug and document programming applications to satisfy requirements of one or more user areas. You will also provide comprehensive consultation to business unit and IT management and staff at the highest technical level. You will work closely with client management to identify and specify complex business requirements and processes. Additionally, you will researche and evaluate alternative solutions and make recommendations.


  • Strong technologist with broad experience implementing technology solutions

  • Proven experience in Vendor engagement and management

  • Experience with UNIX/LINUX, shell scripts, Apache/Tomcat, web services, and Java

  • Experience with Oracle Database, stored procedures, and SQL queries

  • Experience in delivering custom built solutions, implementing vendor packages, and integration

  • Experience with Indirect Tax domain

  • Knowledge of version and revision control practices and procedures

  • Experience delivering products across multiple releases

  • Experience with any of the Tax solutions would be plus – Custom build Indirect Tax solutions or packaged solutions like VERTEX, Thompson Reuters, etc.

  • Experience with deploying applications on a citrix hosted environment is a plus

  • Experience with AutoSys is a plus

  • Experience in an agile environment is a plus

  • Experience with cloud services is a plus

  • College degree in related technical or business area, specialized training and/or equivalent work experience

  • Strong teamwork and communication skills

  • Global tax subject matter expertise a plus

Our Corporate Technology team relies on smart, driven people like you to develop applications and provide tech support for all our corporate functions across our network. Your efforts will touch lives all over the financial spectrum and across all our divisions: Global Finance, Corporate Treasury, Risk Management, Human Resources, Compliance, Legal, and within the Corporate Administrative Office. You’ll be part of a team specifically built to meet and exceed our evolving technology needs, as well as our technology controls agenda.

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 14 technology hubs worldwide, our team of 40,000+ 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 $9.5B+ annual investment in technology enables us to hire people to create innovative solutions that will not only transform the financial services industry, but also change the world.

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.

JPMorgan Chase is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer Disability/Veteran.