The Equities Front Office Marking Tools and Analytics Team develops applications for the Equity Derivatives trading and sales desks. This ranges from applications covering a wide scope of areas such as marking tools, trade management, risk and position management, pricing as well as various other analytics.
We’re looking for a new member of the team who will partner very closely with the trading desk(s), other technology teams and Quantitative Research (QR) to develop new applications and enhance existing applications which are critical to the business.
The team utilizes a wide variety of technologies including Python, Java and React/Redux.
The role offers the following interesting opportunities:
1.Partnership with Front Office while developing new applications
2.Taking part in a new strategy to automate Front Office processes and functions using technology solutions
3.An agile and delivery focused team working with global and local counterparts leveraging best in class technologies to solve business problems
4.Close collaboration with a number of teams including Trading, Sales, Quantitative Research, as well as other technology teams
5.Various business transformation projects across market/trade/client analytics, marking/publishing
6.Opportunity to propose and explore new solutions that can give the firm an edge against competition
Experience with development, deployment and maintenance of commercial service oriented application(s)
Disciplined approach to code management, testing and deployment practices and high quality delivery
Business knowledge of simple derivative products (vanilla options, variance swaps, strategies involving vanillas): how these are used, how to price them, how to evaluate risk exposure using Greeks
Experience with at least one modern programming language such as Python, Java, etc.
Knowledge of at least one relational database such as Sybase, SQL Server, Oracle, etc.
Understanding of how to effectively utilize unit testing
Experience of full project lifecycle, breaking requirements down into technical deliverables and effort estimation
Ability to work effectively within a global team (spread across NA, EMEA, APAC etc.) while influencing and contributing towards the development of the global platform
Great problem solving skills for problems with a mathematical/technological background
Ability to work in a fast paced team oriented environment
Good communication skills especially when describing problems and explaining solutions
Desirable (but not essential):
Equities business knowledge is an advantage but relevant experience in other business areas is welcomed
Unix or Linux knowledge
Working knowledge of continuous integration and deployment processes
Experience with project management
Working Excel knowledge including VBA, pivot tables, formulas
Experience with service oriented platforms, and a good understanding of current generation open source frameworks
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.
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 & Co. JPMorgan Chase is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer Disability/Veteran.
JPMorgan 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.
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