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
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:
Partnership with Front Office while developing new applications
Taking part in a new strategy to automate Front Office processes and functions using technology solutions
An agile and delivery focused team working with global and local counterparts leveraging best in class technologies to solve business problems
Close collaboration with a number of teams including Trading, Sales, Quantitative Research, as well as other technology teams
Various business transformation projects across market/trade/client analytics, marking/publishing
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 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
Job Type Standard
Shift Day Job
Req ID: 170028489