Core Java Engineer Lead - Equities Trading
Req #: 190009958
Job Category: Technology
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.
Equities Trading is a global trading desk within JP Morgan Asset Management, that executes over $5bn every day across all the major markets in the world. Our team are building best in class trading platforms that enable industry leading execution for our clients. We execute the full spectrum of flow from high volume low touch orders that need to be handled in a fully automated way, to smaller numbers of extremely large orders that demand high levels of sophistication in execution methodology.
The Equities Trading Technology team are looking for the very best and brightest agile technologists across the globe to be part of a multi-year program to revolutionize how the buy-side executes in the market. In short our ambition is to turn trading from an art to a science by building industry leading technology platforms to manage orders, execute trades across the full array of equities products and automate the trading lifecycle.
We want developers that:
Are passionate technologists who care about the code they engineer the quality and elegance of the solutions they build.
Are focused on continuous improvement and fast iterative delivery
Are comfortable working directly with traders and quants in a BA free environment
From a technology perspective we are looking for experienced technologists that:
Have excellent knowledge of core Java (Java 8 or higher required)
Practice TDD and BDD engineering techniques
Have an understanding of java IOC frameworks such as Spring or Guice
Understand next generation messaging and streaming technologies such as Kafka, Solace or Ignite
In return you will be joining a team that:
Values the very best technologists and promotes the technical career path within financial services
Can go from code complete to production in under an hour
Deploys code to production daily
Encourages creative thinking and those that bring new ideas to the team on how to make us better
Has proximity to the traders and quants who are equally passionate about technology making a difference.
J.P. Morgan Asset Management is a leading investment manager of choice for institutions, financial intermediaries and individual investors, worldwide. With a heritage of more than two centuries, a broad range of core and alternative strategies, and investment professionals operating in every major world market, we offer investment experience and insight that few other firms can match. A clear focus on managing client assets and delivering strong risk-adjusted returns
More than 1,200 investment professionals providing strategies spanning the full spectrum of asset classes, including equity, fixed income, cash liquidity, currency, real estate, hedge funds and private equity
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 organizations 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 tacking big challenges that impact the lives of people and companies all around the world, we want to meet you.
Jpmorgan Chase & Co.