Equity Derivatives Technology - Java Developer, Associate

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • Permanent, Full time
  • J.P. Morgan
  • 18 Sep 18 2018-09-18

Equity Derivatives Technology - Java Developer, Associate

The Role
Very strong, hands on java expert to contribute to the reengineering of the platform : Java services (to interact with the pricing library , to process events , to STP the products and documents), Object backstore replacing the legacy relational database, scripting language (Python, JavaScript) to rewrite the business logic

Key Responsibilities

  • Work with subject matter experts to develop solutions that meet business the business requirements.
  • Develop java services integrated in the end to end processing of the derivative products.
  • Build a stable, efficient, scalable cloud based solution which will be deployed globally.
  • Design and code a significant amount of a robust, secure and efficient API to persist / retrieve data and implement the business logic
  • Participation in code reviews and sharing of knowledge with other members of the team.
  • Associate level based in Hong Kong


We are looking for a highly talented and driven technologist who has a track record of delivering high-quality solutions in an investment bank or other fast-paced industry where first class solutions with 5 9's uptime are the norm.

Essential skills

  • Good number of years hands-on experience on Java.
  • Self-starter , delivery focused , strong experience on Agile programming
  • Very good knowledge of one or several scripting languages (Python, JavaScript, Ruby .etc.). Open to new/different technologies.
  • Strong OO design skills with good knowledge of object modelling and design patterns.
  • Keen to understand and solve business related problems.
  • Computer science background with an intellectual rigour
  • Relational database experience; ideally Sybase/SQL.
  • Experience of messaging e.g. AMQ, Tibco .etc.
  • Ability to solve complex problems and a track record of high performance and delivery.
  • Understanding of derivatives products.
  • Strong communication and team-working skills

Desirable skills

  • Experience of working in financial services, in a front or middle-office environment.
  • Exposure to NoSQL systems (Cassandra, MongoDB .etc.)
  • Agile development techniques


To degree level, ideally in a computer science, mathematical or engineering discipline or equivalent

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.

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