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Python / C++ Software Engineer - Core Engineering Team - Athena

Req #: 170081069
Location: London, ENG, UK
Job Category: Technology
Potential Referral Amount: 3500 Pound Sterling (GBP)
Athena Applications Developer - Associate - London

  • Very hands-on, business-focused developer, who enjoys working through hard technical problems.
  • Small, highly skilled development team building and supporting the core of JPMorgan's innovative in-house risk system.
  • The team has global, cross-business delivery and support responsibility, and emphasizes technical excellence and business focus.  We work closely with front-office, quant and other tech teams to deliver excellent solutions to the trading desk.   
  • Developing and supporting cross-business risk management system.
  • Delivering on long-term projects, as well as being responsive to short turnaround requests from the business
  • Will work in our in-house Athena platform, both building the platform foundations and applying the platform to markets businesses.
  • Projects range from long-term strategic business re-engineering to short turnaround requests from trading desks.
  • Will work closely with quant and tech teams across fixed income businesses.



We're looking for smart developers with strong computer science fundamentals and a track record of delivery, whether in previous professional roles, college or personal projects (for instance open source software contributions).


  • Require very strong development skills across platforms and languages.  We have a high bar, we're looking for the real code hackers.
  • The team works mostly in Python and C++
  • Bachelor’s Degree or above in a related subject required
About J.P. Morgan’s Corporate & Investment Bank
J.P. Morgan’s Corporate & Investment Bank is a global leader across banking, markets and investor services. The world’s most important corporations, governments and institutions entrust us with their business in more than 100 countries. With $18 trillion of assets under custody and $393 billion in deposits, the Corporate & Investment Bank provides strategic advice, raises capital, manages risk and extends liquidity in markets around the world.  Further information about J.P. Morgan is available at
JPMorgan Chase & Co. offers an exceptional benefits program and a highly competitive compensation package. JPMorgan Chase & Co. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Closing Date: 31st May 2017.
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