Python / OO Software Engineer - Asset Management Derivatives

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • J.P.Morgan
  • 19 Apr 19

Python / OO Software Engineer - Asset Management Derivatives

Python / OO Software Engineer -Asset Management Derivatives

As a member of our Software Engineering Group we look first andforemost for people who are passionate around solving business problems throughinnovation & engineering practices. You will be required to apply yourdepth of knowledge and expertise to all aspects of the software developmentlifecycle, as well as partner continuously with your many stakeholders on adaily basis to stay focused on common goals. We embrace a culture ofexperimentation and constantly strive for improvement and learning. You'll workin a collaborative, trusting, thought-provoking environment-one that encouragesdiversity of thought and creative solutions that are in the best interests ofour customers globally.

This role requires a widevariety of strengths and capabilities, including:
• BS/BA degree or equivalent experience
• Expertise in application, data and infrastructure architecturedisciplines
• Advanced knowledge of architecture, design and business processes
• Keen understanding of financial control and budget management
• Ability towork collaboratively in teams and develop meaningful relationships to achievecommon goals
• Strong developmentskills with at least one of the following (in order of preference); Python,JavaScript, Java, C++
• Automated Unit Testing
• Understanding of thefull Software Delivery Lifecycle including coding, code reviews, testing,deployment, and support, in a DevOps environment

JPMorgan Asset Management is embarking on a major multi-year, ground upinitiative to dramatically enhance our derivatives capabilitiesend-to-end. We will be leveraging the firm's Athena platform tohandle rapidly increasing trade volumes, shorter time to market, and portfoliomanagement requirements. This effort is of the highest strategicimportance to the firm.
Athenais J.P. Morgan's cross-market risk management and trading system. It iscurrently used across the Corporate Investment Bank businesses, andis being rolled out more broadly in Asset Management. Athena isdesigned to pull developers close to the business to help increase revenueswhile improving operational processes and controls to reduce costs.

Our Asset and Wealth Management division is driven by innovators like you who are driven to create technology solutions that make us work more efficiently and help our businesses grow. It's our mission to efficiently take care of our clients' wealth, helping them get, and remain properly invested. Across 27 cities, our team of 4,600 agile technologists thrive in a cloud-native environment that values continuous learning using a data-centric approach in developing innovative technology solutions.

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, out team of 40,000 + technologist design, build and deploy everything from enterprise technology initiatives to big data and mobile solutions, as well as innovations in electronic 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.