Python Software Engineer - Markets Technology - Commodities - Vice President

Location:Greater London
Job Type:Full Time

As an experienced member of our Software Engineering Group we look first and foremost for people who are passionate around solving business problems through innovation & engineering practices. You will be required to apply your depth of knowledge and expertise to all aspects of the software development lifecycle, as well as partner continuously with your many stakeholders on a daily basis to stay focused on common goals. We embrace a culture of experimentation and constantly strive for improvement and learning. You’ll work in a collaborative, trusting, thought-provoking environment—one that encourages diversity of thought and creative solutions that are in the best interests of our customers globally.

We are seeking a technically strong, disciplined developer with significant design and implementation experience. Working closely with QR, Trading, Sales and Middle Office teams, you will be called upon to deliver quality code in a fast paced environment that evolves as business opportunities present themselves.

Example of projects include:
- marking tools for the traders to mark where they see products in the market trading
- live risk tools which show the traders their real time risk and pnl (profit and loss)
- analytic tools for the traders to view data in a way that helps them analyse the market to make good trades.
- reporting tools which help the sales/trading automate reports to send to them and the clients
- day to day support of the trader's business functions
- assisting the traders and sales people directly to generate revenue

Requirements
The platform is a python-based one although python skills are not a strict requirement. The role is that of London team lead therefore not only strong technical and design skills are required, but also management and coaching skills as there are two reports from the get-go. The London team then integrates within a more global one (with Singapore, New York and Singapore), mirroring the business set-up.

- Strong technical skills are an absolute must - ideally python.

- Process design and technical architecture.

- Project management skills to assess work items, break them down and assess amount of work.

- Coaching and management skills as role will entail having 2 reports from the get-go.

The hiring manager for this job opening would welcome a conversation about flexible working. This could range from ad hoc flexibility in a full time position, to a more formal Flexible Work Arrangement.

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.

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