AMP Software engineering - Instrument Level Analytics Tech - Vice President

Location:Greater London
Job Type:Full Time

About J.P. Morgan

J.P. Morgan has been a leader in financial services, doing first-class business in a first-class way for more than 200 years. We work in collaboration across the globe to deliver the best solutions and advice to meet our clients' needs. We operate in 150 countries, and hold global leadership positions across our businesses. We have an exceptional team of employees who work hard to do the right thing for our clients and the firm every day. This is why we are the most respected financial institution in the world — and why we can offer you an outstanding career.

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.

Team Background

The candidate will join a leading, entrepreneurial and collegial team within JP Morgan’s Corporate Investment Bank’s (CIB) under a new initiative to provide best-in-class digital solutions for our institutional buy-side clients. The Instrument Analytics team is part of the overall Analytics Solutions and has the responsibilities for creating the next-generation client-facing instrument-level analytics service across all asset classes such as fixed-income, securitized products, derivatives and equities.

This is an exciting position for a talented and experienced quant developer who thrives on new challenges, possesses true entrepreneurial spirit and enjoys working in a fast-paced, client-facing environment.

Key Roles and Responsibilities
This opportunity requires a highly motivated candidate to work in a small and talented quant development team in order to deliver of a next-generation analytics products for our institutional client base. The analytics solutions will be a commercial business in its own right, so a heavy emphasis on building technology that Client’s will pay for and that creates stickiness.

The instrument level analytics framework is leveraging J.P.Morgan internal securitized products as well as Athena calculations. This framework is at an early stage of development, which offers an opportunity for an experienced developer to help shape the key components of the product and create commercial opportunities for a new business initiative.

You will partner primarily with fellow technologists from across lines of business, Product Development, and Quantitative Research to build a modern and comprehensive API allowing clients to easily define and compute analytics on a wide variety of financial instruments. You will undertake analysis to specify pricing and analytics computations, write the necessary code and tests to deploy these into the framework, and additionally build out the framework itself into a market-leading analytics service.

To succeed in this role you will need:

  • A keen interest in building a high-grade product to specifications suitable for commercialization.
  • A good understanding of financial analytics concepts, and the drive to both broaden this knowledge and to apply it to building an industry-leading product
  • A strong background in Python development
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • A strong aptitude for problem-solving and an eye for detail, coupled with a thorough and diligent approach to analysis on sometimes complicated business and technical problems
  • Excellent teamwork and interpersonal skills
  • A rigorous approach to time-management
  • Strong project management abilities, including an understanding of project lifecycle, estimation of work, multi-tasking, risk assessment and judgement, and the ability to unblock and escalate
  • To be highly motivated, with the drive to both learn and deliver quickly in a challenging but rewarding role

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.

All internal moves will normally take place on the same grade and same salary. Salaries are reviewed annually in February. Exceptions to the rule regarding transfer on current salary may include a move between geographic locations.

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