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Electronic Trading Infrastructure Engineer - System Administrator - Linux/Python

Req #: 180003828
Location: London, ENG, UK
Job Category: Technology
Potential Referral Amount: 3500 Pound Sterling (GBP)
As an experienced Infrastructure Development professional, your love of technology will have a direct impact on the future of the business. As a senior member of a high-performance team, you’ll be immersed in all the elements of Software Development Lifecycles- design, development, integration, operation, support and testing of infrastructure services. You’ll ensure team goals are met and best practices, architectural design standards, data, risk and security management policies are adhered to. You’ll be instrumental in designing, developing and testing code, solving more difficult technical issues, developing integration elements, building data models, APIs, and open 3rd-party SDKs. You’ll see your ideas come to life as part of a small, success-driven team. And as part of JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s global technology community, you’ll also have the ability to collaborate with peers around the world to tackle big challenges.

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

  • Significant experience in both Systems Engineering and Software development

  • Maintain a thorough understanding of  advanced concepts in the fields of:

    • Processor and system architecture (processing cores, dedicated vs. shared cache, system buses, CPU, memory, I/O peripherals, etc.)

    • The Linux operating system (kernel vs. user space, scheduling, bypass drivers, etc.)

  • Experience using large scale software scripting/development in one of these languages: Python, Perl, Ruby, Shell)

  • Experience using system and software security and entitlements such as SSO, windows, Kerberos, LDAP, Windows AD

  • Experience with new and emerging technologies such as cloud and virtualization

  • Demonstrated proficiency with a configuration management tool a plus - Puppet, Ansible, Chef

  • Financial industry experience; including Front, Middle, and Back Office trading flows a plus

  • Ability to communicate in an understandable, professional, and courteous manner, both written and verbal, at a level commensurate with the level of the audience

  • Strong organizational skills and ability to multi-task in a highly dynamic environment contained within a much larger functional organization

Our Global Technology Infrastructure Group is filled with innovators who love technology as much as you do. Together, youll use a disciplined, innovative and cost-effective approach to deliver a wide variety of high-quality products and services. Youll work in a stable, resilient and secure operating environment where youand the products you deliverwill thrive.


When you work at JPMorgan Chase & Co., youre not just working at a global financial institution. Youre an integral part of one of the worlds 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 were building a technology organization that thrives on diversity.  We encourage professional growth and career development, and offer competitive benefits and compensation.  If youre 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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