SQL, VBA, C# RAD Developer – Associate, Equity Derivatives Technology

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • JPMorgan.
  • 13 Dec 17 2017-12-13

Looking for Strong software engineers with SQL, VBA or C# development experience to support our Equity Derivatives business.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a 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 http://www.jpmorganchase.com/ www.jpmorganchase.com.
 
About J.P. Morgan 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.
 
The team
Pyramid is the strategic platform for processing and risk managing equity derivatives in the Investment Bank.  The trade processing suite is responsible for trade capture, event & position management, and feeds to downstream systems such as accounting and legal documentation.  Products range from high volume listed products to highly complex over-the-counter structured derivatives.
 
The platform uses a range of technologies including Java, C#/.net, C++, and Sybase/SQL on Windows and Linux platforms.  This is an opportunity to join an award winning technology team with excellent business sponsorship to deliver revenue enhancing technology and industry wide transformation.
 
The role
 
Equity Derivatives Trade Capture & Processing Rapid Application Developer (RAD)
 
This team is dedicated to the rapid development of applications for Front Office and Middle Office users. This team is fully integrated within the core development team to ensure that all developments are in line with the technology strategy and that we ensure proper controls are in place around RAD development.
 
The candidate will be a subject matter expert in derivatives and have a solid experience in financial markets, with good business analyst skills and a proven track record of deliveries.  
 
The candidate will also have a track record of delivering Front Office / Middle Office solution and will have application design skills (Service oriented architecture, GUI design, data structure)
 
This specific role will be to have full ownership of the RAD applications in APAC. This includes the prioritization and development of new applications, as well as the consolidation and improvement of the existing application inventory.
 
The role is based in Hong Kong but responsibilities will be both regional and global. Cross-regional partnership across technology and the business is vital.
 
Key Responsibilities



  • Sole responsibility for the APAC MO RAD agenda


  • Work with the APAC Middle Office management to prioritize the work slate


  • Communication of progress to senior management


  • Gather business requirements


  • Liaise with technology and operations globally to understand potential re-use


  • Develop, Test, Deploy applications


  • Adherence to key control/regulatory/audit standards


 

Essential Technical Skills


  • Solid SQL and stored procedures


  • Datamodelling


  • Excel/VBA


  • C#


  • Development Lifecycle and Controls

 
  Desirable Technical Skills


  • Java


  • Market Data Systems


  • Web Services

 
 Essential Non-Technical Skills


  • Understanding of derivatives products and their lifecycle. Equity derivatives experience preferred but experience of other asset classes is fine.


  • Self-starter who is capable of managing the agenda end-to-end.


  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.


  • Good communication skills.

 
 Education


  • Degree level