KDB Software Engineer - Associate at JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. (London, UK)

KDB Software Engineer - Associate at JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. (London, UK)

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Location: London, UK
Type: Full Time
Created: 2021-10-03 05:01:06

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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.


Mandatory qualifications:

Deep understanding of KDB technology and Q language.

Deep understanding of KDB+tick design and data organization, performance implications of different approaches.

Practical experience developing/running large datasets and optimizing query performance.

Practical experience scaling and load-balancing of KDB applications.

Practical experience building resilient and high-availability KDB applications.

Advanced knowledge of software architecture and design.

Understanding and application of modern software development lifecycle practices.

Experience with market data venue and vendor data platforms

Highly desirable:

Expertise in C/C++/Java/C#.

Practical experience in Python.

Experience with market data venue and vendor data platforms

Development leading experience: requirements set up, task decomposition, time and effort estimation, delivery planning, testing, user acceptance testing.

Release engineering for multi-technology modular applications. Change risk management.

Daily responsibilities:

The successful candidate will be responsible for core development and delivery of strategic KDB platform in JPMC. This includes responsibility to develop KDB framework for user applications as well as core development for enterprise market data tick store.

Design, development and enhancement of these platforms; will ensure consistent functional and technical design; will deliver clear, concise technical design documentation and code.

The position assumes technical leadership, SDLC management and improvement, application quality maintenance, ensure meeting development standards.

Develop scalable real-time processing solutions in an agile methodology.

Partner with stakeholders to capture requirements and deliver solutions.

Partner with the application support teams to maintain and support the platform.

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.

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 20 technology centers worldwide, our team of 50,000 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 $10B+ annual investment in technology enables us to hire people to create innovative solutions that will are transforming the financial services industry.

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.

© 2018 JPMorgan Chase & Co. JPMorgan Chase is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer Disability/Veteran.

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.