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Python Software Engineer - Athena Business Strats

Req #: 180032869
Location: London, ENG, UK
Job Category: Technology
Potential Referral Amount: 0 US Dollar (USD)

As an experienced Software Engineer, your mission is to help lead our team of innovators and technologists toward creating next-level solutions that improve the way our business is run. Your deep knowledge of design, analytics, development, coding, testing and application programming will help your team raise their game, meeting your standards, as well as satisfying both business and functional requirements. Your expertise in various technology domains will be counted on to set strategic direction and solve complex and mission critical problems, internally and externally. Your quest to embracing leading-edge technologies and methodologies inspires your team to follow suit. And best of all, you’ll be able to harness massive amounts of brainpower through our global network of technologists from around the world.


The Athena Program is JPMorgan’s innovative and highly visible multi-asset trade capture and risk management application. Candidates who work collaboratively in a fast-paced agile development environment and who have experience and interest in facing CIB Business units (including Front, Middle and Back Offices) as well as secondary Production Support and Operate Technology teams are invited to submit their resume. Roles would face off to business users in FX (Options , Cash etc), Commodities (Metals, Energy, Ags etc) & Emerging Markets teams.


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

       Expertise in application, data and infrastructure architecture disciplines

       Advanced knowledge of architecture, design and business processes

       Keen understanding of financial control and budget management

       Ability to work collaboratively in teams and develop meaningful relationships to achieve common goals

      Applied development experience in one or more of object oriented languages such as Python, Java, C++, C#

      Good investment banking experience. Fair understanding of trading and modelling of financial securities

      Good communication skills and past experience working closely with Traders or Quants

      Numerate degree or equivalent (Computer Science , Engineering, Finance, Mathematics)

      Understanding of time value of money, derivatives (Swaps, Options, Forwards). Concepts around  pricing, risk management and modelling.


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. 


©2017 JPMorgan Chase & Co. JPMorgan Chase is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer Disability/Veteran.


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