Algo Trading Java Software Engineer - Vice President at JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. (London, UK)
Location: London, UK
Type: Full Time
Created: 2021-09-29 05:00:20
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 and engineering practices. You'll 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 Credit Tech eTrading Application Development team is a business-aligned team of technologists responsible for the electronic trading platform used by the Spread and Public Finance Trading businesses globally. The team designs and builds software for price contribution and trade execution, working closely with the trading desk and with core technology teams. Products traded include corporate bonds, credit derivatives and mortgage-backed securities. We are looking for an application developer to increase trading automation and to extend our client offering.
We are looking for a creative, enthusiastic, collaborative developer to join our team in London. You should have an aptitude for solving problems with technology and an ability to quickly translate business requirements into a sound technical design and implementation. We promote a culture of constant improvement and learning. You will work in a dynamic, thought-provoking environment-one that encourages diversity of ideas and creative solutions to best serve our clients.
Key Skills Required:
Proficiency in multiple programming languages, notably Java, with a proven track record of designing and delivering high-quality, performant software.
Excellent grasp of object oriented design and programming. Wide-ranging technical experience, including event-driven and concurrent programming.
Awareness of industry-wide trends and best practices, and how to apply them.
Creative, quick-thinking, pragmatic, with a strong focus on delivery.
Proven organizational skills; decisive priority management; excellent verbal & written communication. Able to build trust with traders and business stakeholders by understanding their needs and being responsive.
Ability to work in collaborative teams to achieve shared goals; passionate about building an innovative culture.
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.
J.P. Morgan is a global leader in financial services, providing strategic advice and products to the world's most prominent corporations, governments, wealthy individuals and institutional investors. Our first-class business in a first-class way approach to serving clients drives everything we do. We strive to build trusted, long-term partnerships to help our clients achieve their business objectives.
We recognize that our people are our strength and the diverse talents they bring to our global workforce are directly linked to our success. We are an equal opportunity employer and place a high value on diversity and inclusion at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of any protected attribute, including race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital or veteran status, pregnancy or disability, or any other basis protected under applicable law. In accordance with applicable law, we make reasonable accommodations for applicants' and employees' religious practices and beliefs, as well as any mental health or physical disability needs.