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Python Software Engineer - Athena Core

Req #: 170116119
Location: London, ENG, UK
Job Category: Technology
Potential Referral Amount: 3500 Pound Sterling (GBP)

The platform


We are looking for exceptional candidates to join the core Athena development team. Athena is a cross asset platform that forms the back-bone of some of our main trading businesses including FX, Commodities, Rates and Credit. From a technical view point, Athena comprises a set of low level components implemented in C++ for performance with most of the business logic implemented in Python for rapid development. More recently we are incorporating web technology into Athena to deliver best in class user applications over the web. The platform is highly agile and its continuous release process allows us to achieve an extremely quick turnaround for business requirements

 

The Role


This particular role is focussed on deploying our proven platform over the web both inside and outside of the firm. As a member of the team you would have exposure to some of the latest web technologies (HTML5/JS/React/TypeScript) as well as all the pricing and risk components of Athena.


As part of the Athena Core team, you would be expected to work closely with both front office technology and quantitative research and other groups within the core Athena development team.

The Candidate


We are looking for exceptional developers that have a proven track record of delivering quality code quickly. Strong problem solving skills are essential as is a commercial attitude.


Most of the development will take place in Python and web-technologies, so experience in these would be a plus, but not a requirement as long as you can show excellent development skills in other languages.

Prefer excellent top-tier engineering/CS/maths schools.

 
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 http://www.jpmorgan.com/.
 
JPMorgan Chase & Co. offers an exceptional benefits program and a highly competitive compensation package. JPMorgan Chase & Co. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
 
 
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