Apply Now    

Legal- Firmwide Initiatives Team- ML Engineer- VP

Req #: 170073311
Location: New York, NY, US
Job Category: Legal
Potential Referral Amount: 0 US Dollar (USD)
JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.6 trillion and operations worldwide. The firm is a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers and small business, commercial banking, financial transaction processing, and asset management. A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, JPMorgan Chase & Co. serves millions of consumers in the United States and many of the world's most prominent corporate, institutional and government clients under its J.P. Morgan and Chase brands. Information about JPMorgan Chase & Co. is available at
The Office of Legal Obligations (OLO) is a firm wide, global initiative that brings together the expertise of Legal, Lines of Business, Oversight & Control, Compliance, Risk and other key control functions, to proactively manage regulatory changes and allow us to trace end-to-end connections between laws, rules, regulations, policies and procedures.
The Role
We're looking for software engineers with expertise in machine learning and natural language processing to help us build the solutions of the future. We apply advanced ML techniques to help our Legal team work more effectively.
What are the problems we are trying to solve?
Our engineering teams work on several interesting challenges: improving information retrieval to move beyond keyword searches, figuring out how documents relate to each other and automatically determining what a document is about.
What impact will this person make?
You'll help us rapidly prototype, iterate and deliver products driven by machine learning to our business; build understanding of the use of ML techniques and technology across our engineering team; and keep us on the intersection of ML research and practical application.
As a ML Engineer you will:
  • Build and deploy solutions to NLP problems including document classification, information retrieval and building a graph of related documents across the firm.
  • Support and guide other engineers and architects in learning about, applying and delivering capabilities driven by machine learning techniques.
  • Analyse large data sets to develop custom models and algorithms.
  • Help steer the direction of ML research and development across the team.
Required Skills
  • Advanced Degree/Degree in Computer Science or other quantitative discipline
  • Strong Python and Java experience  (at least 3 years in both)
  • A good knowledge of probability and statistics
  • Excellent understanding of how to apply Machine Learning algorithms and Libraries, particularly relating to NLP problems.
  • Hands on experience with at least one of the major Machine Learning libraries/frameworks (scikit-learn, Theano, Spark MLlib, H2O, TensorFlow or similar).
  • Experience working with NoSQL databases
  • Flexible thinker with an entrepreneurial mind-set
Desirable Skills
  • Working knowledge of semantic web technologies
  • Experience with Natural Language Processing frameworks such as GATE, Apache UIMA or Stanford NLP
Apply Now    

Join our Talent Community

Not ready to apply? Leave your information with us and we will keep you up to date with new career opportunities.

Things to note

Sign in to our application system to continue your job search or update your profile.

Current employees sign in here. Contractors sign in here.

Any information you provide is confidential and will only be viewed by our recruiters in an effort to fill open positions. In addition, the information you provide is subject to our privacy policy practices.

Please note that J.P. Morgan will not accept unsolicited approaches or speculative CVs, nor will J.P. Morgan be responsible for any related fees, from Third Party Firms who are not preferred suppliers.

The firm invites all interested and qualified candidates to apply for employment opportunities.

Need disability related assistance?

If you are a US or Canadian applicant with a disability who is unable to use our online tools to search and apply for jobs, please click here.

Important links

Click here to view the "EEO is the Law" poster.

Click here to view the "EEO is the Law" supplemental poster.

Click here to view our U.S. Pay Transparency Policy.

JPMorgan Chase is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer Disability/Veteran.