Prime Brokerage Technology - Long Short Finance Senior Java Engineer

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • J.P. Morgan
  • 23 Oct 18

Prime Brokerage Technology - Long Short Finance Senior Java Engineer

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.

This role is within JP Morgan Prime Services and Equity Finance Technology group which is aligned within the Equities Technology organization, responsible for end-to-end technology solutions across Synthetics, Securities Lending, Agency Lending, Fixed Income Repo, and Cash Prime Brokerage businesses. This business area has experienced double-digit growth with the momentum expected to continue as the business continues to rapidly expand. Significant investment has been committed to expand our technology capabilities with a target to develop J.P. Morgan into an industry leader within the region. This is an opportunity to join a talented group of technologists in a high-octane environment focused on providing the best in class solutions to the business.

This group is looking to hire a highly skilled, motivated, and collaborative front-office facing Developer (Java and/or C# skillset) who will not only develop but also be able to engage with the Stock Loan trading desk and Product teams to perform business analysis and deliver solutions end-to-end. Key responsibilities:

  • Define, design and implement innovative, revenue-driving solutions on our Equity Finance platform
  • Form a close partnership with Stock Loan traders, Product Development, Quantitative Research and Global Technology teams
  • Take ownership of projects from requirements through to release
  • Collaborate with developers in other teams and locations to ensure seamless integration of functionality across the system

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.
Essential Skills:
  • Strong hands-on Java development skills is required, including knowledge in JMS, Webservices, Spring, JSON and XML
  • Object oriented design and programming and at least familiar with design patterns is a pre-requisite
  • Proficient at UNIX Solaris/Linux
  • Hands on with development practices of test automation, continuous build, automated deployments
  • Good knowledge of Oracle or Sybase and ANSI SQL or Transact-SQL, SQL queries and Stored Procedures
  • Able to communicate equally effectively with front office, middle office, and developers
  • Pragmatic and understand the need to balance effective solutions with business needs and delivery timelines
  • Ability to follow an agile/test-driven development process
Desirable Skills
  • Experience with C#: WPF, Prism, PLINQ, Reactive extensions, OData, Entity framework, design patterns, unit testing, NuGet. Good knowledge of UI control packages such as DevExpress, Infragistics, SyncFusion
  • Business knowledge in Securities Lending and Stock Loan trading
  • Business analysis skills such as assisting with business cases and eliciting, translating and simplifying requirements
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, cyber security, 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.