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Java Algo Developer - Systematic Equities - Associate

Req #: 180002179
Location: London, ENG, UK
Job Category: Technology
Potential Referral Amount: 3500 Pound Sterling (GBP)

As a member of our Software Engineering Group you will dive head-first into creating innovative solutions that advance businesses and careers. You’ll join an inspiring and curious team of technologists dedicated to improving the design, analytics, development, coding, testing and application programming that goes into creating high quality software and new products. You’ll be tasked with keeping the team and other key stakeholders up to speed on the progress of what’s being developed. Coming in with an understanding of the importance of end-to-end software development-such as Agile frameworks-is key. And best of all, you’ll be working with and sharing ideas, information and innovation with our global team of technologists from all over the world.


The Global Cash Equities Technology Group supports a well-established major business unit in the JPMorgan Investment Bank. Our group is responsible for providing a true multi-asset Electronic Trading application stack covering multiple lines of business across Electronic Client Solutions, Delta 1, Program Trading and Single Stock.


The Equities Execution Services Technology department is looking for a Java developer for the algorithmic development team who are responsible for building trading strategies for equities markets.

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

       Advanced knowledge of application, data and infrastructure architecture disciplines

       Understanding of architecture and design across all systems 

       Working proficiency in developmental toolsets

       Ability to collaborate with high-performing teams and individuals throughout the firm to accomplish common goals

       Senior Java designer / developer with excellent experience. Excellent design skills.

       Understanding of software skills such as business analysis, development, maintenance and software improvement

       Knowledge of development of equities trading strategies preferred.

       Ability to work directly with the desk


Daily responsibilities:

·         design and development of new functionality for the Central Risk Book Team

·         Reviewing code developed by his peers prior to addition to the application

·         Responsible for the deployment of code updates to the trading system

·         Using his knowledge of programming to debug production issues live on the trading stack intra-day


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. JPMorgan Chase & Co. offers an exceptional benefits program and a highly competitive compensation package.


Location: London

Closing date: 28th of March 2018

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