Java Software Engineer - Algo Developer - Equities - Associate

Location:Greater London
Job Type:Full Time
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As a 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.

The successful candidate will be the part of the systematic algo development team in London, and work with quants and traders to develop, implement, support and maintain a growing algo execution platform trading global market.

  • Design and develop the algo execution platform and the strategies

  • Maintain data & analytics for systematic trading

  • Enhance existing strategies to improve performance

  • Develop and maintain automated testing

This role requires a wide variety of strengths and capabilities, including:

-BS/BA degree or equivalent experience

-Advanced knowledge of application, data and infrastructure architecture disciplines

-Understanding of architecture and design across all systems

-Working proficiency in developmental toolsets

-Knowledge of industry wide technology strategies and best practices

-Ability to work in large, collaborative teams to achieve organizational goals, and passionate about building an innovative culture

-Proficiency in one or more general purpose programming languages, including Java.

-Proficiency in one or more modern programming

-Understanding of software skills such as business analysis, development, maintenance and software improvement

-Strong knowledge and experience in FIX, Market Data, Analytics and OMS.

  • Experience in KDB+/Q is a plus
  • In-depth core Java knowledge experience is a plus
  • Technical knowledge in Python, shell scripts in Linux/Unix environment.

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.

When you work at JPMorgan Chase & Co., you’re not just working at a global financial institution. You’re an integral part of one of the world’s biggest tech companies. In 14 technology hubs worldwide, our team of 40,000+ technologists design, build and deploy everything from enterprise technology initiatives to big data and mobile solutions, as well as innovations in electronic payments, cybersecurity, machine learning, and cloud development. Our $9.5B+ annual investment in technology enables us to hire people to create innovative solutions that will not only transform the financial services industry, but also change 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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