CIB - Quantitative Research – Securities Services – VP/ED

Location:Greater London
Job Type:Full Time

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.4 trillion and operations worldwide. The Firm is a leader in investment banking; financial services for consumers and small businesses, commercial banking, financial transaction processing, asset management and private equity. A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, JPMorgan Chase & Co. serves millions of consumers in the United States and many of the world’s most prominent corporate, institutional and government clients under its J.P. Morgan and Chase brands.

The Role

JPMorgan Securities Services – Quantitative Research team is looking for a strong candidate to support the Fund Services business.

The ideal candidate will have proven exceptional expertise in their chosen field of study, demonstrated competency in a broad range of quantitative methodologies and a strong desire to understand the inner workings of the banking industry.

You will be a part of the team that is helping to transform business practices through quantitative models/data science where JP Morgan is a dominant player, handling trillions of dollars of client assets and transactions.

  • Automation and optimization of trade representation for a large range of cross-asset derivatives;
  • Build data-driven models to detect trade outliers and identify root cause;

  • Mine large-scale proprietary datasets to derive new insights to make commercial impact;

  • Make real-world recommendations through effective presentations to various stakeholders;

  • Build models end-to-end, from prototype to full-scale production;

  • Document and test new/existing models in partnership with control groups;

  • Ongoing desk support.


The role requires a combination of a structured approach to problem solving and a can-do mind set to work in a dynamic environment.

The ideal candidate will have:
  • A master’s or Ph.D. degree program in mathematics, statistics, machine learning or other quantitative fields

  • Strong fundamental understanding of financial mathematics, statistics and optimization

  • Mastery of software design principles and development skills using one of Python, C++, R, Java, Scala

  • Previous practical experience in solving mathematical/statistical/machine learning problems using open-source packages

  • Strong communication skills (both verbal and written) and the ability to present findings to a non-technical audience

About J.P. Morgan’s Corporate & Investment Bank:

J.P. Morgan’s Corporate & Investment Bank 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. Further information about J.P. Morgan is available at

JPMorgan Chase & Co. offers an exceptional benefits program and a highly competitive compensation package. JPMorgan Chase & Co. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a member of the UK Government’s Disability Confident Scheme.