JPMorgan Chase Application Developer for Equities Front Office Tools and Analytics in New York, New York

Application Developer for Equities Front Office Tools and Analytics

Description

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.6 trillion and operations worldwide. The firm is a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers and small business, commercial banking, financial transaction processing, and asset management. A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, JPMorgan Chase & Co. serves millions of consumers in the United States and many of the worlds most prominent corporate, institutional and government clients under its J.P. Morgan and Chase brands. Information about JPMorgan Chase & Co. is available at http://www.jpmorganchase.com/ .

J.P. Morgan's Corporate & Investment Bank (CIB) is a global leader across banking, markets and investor services. The world's most important corporations, governments and institutions entrust us with their business in more than 100 countries. With $18 trillion of assets under custody and $393 billion in deposits, the Corporate & Investment Bank provides strategic advice, raises capital, manages risk and extends liquidity in markets around the world. J.P. Morgan's focus on being the world's most successful financial services institution starts with Technology - the driving force that gives us our leading edge. Ongoing investment in the firm's technological future means that by joining. J.P. Morgan, you'll have a front-row seat to product innovation, and work on complex solutions to the most difficult financial problems.

The Equities Front Office 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 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 HTML 5.

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

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Qualifications

Essential skills:

  • 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 Java, C , Python, 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 other 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

  • Python experience a plus

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

Job Applications Development

Primary Location US-NY-New York-383 Madison / 41039

Organization CORPORATE & INVESTMENT BANK

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Day Job

Travel No

Req ID: 170028489