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Applications Development - Execution Service Technology group

Req #: 180035639
Location: London, ENG, UK
Job Category: Technology
Potential Referral Amount: 3500 Pound Sterling (GBP)

Business Area Description

The J P Morgan Global Client Connectivity platform within the Execution Service Technology group is providing our clients with cross asset connectivity to most IB business lines.

The platform offers connectivity predominantly via various version of FIX for No touch, Low touch and High touch trading as well as allocations and some post trade external connectivity

The groups delivers around a large area of requirements both business enabling and technology optimization to continue service the J P Morgan through the current business and regulatory climate


FIX Specialist – Job Specification 



The Execution Service Technology team supports the technology needs for derivative and equity business within J P Morgan Investment Bank. It offers trading and clearing on over a large number futures and equity exchanges globally.


Job Description

The Client Connectivity technology team supports the technology needs for facilitating Client access to both our global Equity and Derivative stacks. The technology in use covers in-house developed components as well as the Itiviti-Ullink vendor. And interconnects to in-house OMS and gateways as well as vendor based FIS trading components.

The candidate will work on supporting, maintaining and enhancing the existing applications and will be involved in the design and development of new functionalities or integration.

The ideal candidate will be self-motivated and an innovative thinker with a strong focus on quality of delivery and a continuous focus on improving the team efficiency and efficacy.


Technical Requirements 


·         Core Java
·         FIX Protocol 4.0, 4.2, 4.4
·         Exposure to FIX based Order Management Systems
·         Fluent with networking concepts around TCP/IP stacks, load balancers, firewalls and multi-homed systems.
·         Operating Systems – very comfortable with Linux, around OS management and performance analysis
·         Experience with Trading Systems and/or the FIX protocol
Highly Desirable
·         knowledge Itiviti-Ullink Odisys and Bridge are strongly recommended
·         Previous support experience in a production environment
·         Knowledge of Azul
·         Development lifecycle
·         Scripting - Shell, Perl and some Python.
·         Other Languages – C++ and VB.
·         Java frameworks – Akka, Spring, Hibernate and others
·         Databases – Good understanding of Oracle (RAC preferred)
·         Excellent knowledge of Java runtime operations and GC patterns
  • Exposure to trading systems development and support for exchange traded securities will be a huge plus.



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.

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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