Senior Software Engineer, Full Stack, Fixed Income Technology

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • Permanent, Full time
  • J.P. Morgan
  • 19 Aug 18 2018-08-19

Senior Software Engineer, Full Stack, Fixed Income Technology

JPMorgan Chase & Co . (NYSE: JPM) is a leading 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 www.jpmorganchase.com .

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.

Spread Technology Team is focused on delivering best in class IT solutions to the Credit Trading business where JP Morgan is a market leader. We are a team of around 300+ people with the core of our development effort based in the financial hubs of London, New York and Hong Kong where we partner closely with the quant research group and face off directly to the trading desks. Our core strength is providing the technical expertise and software development skills that directly affect the ability of our business to generate revenue and remain the dominant player in the market. We are committed to hiring the brightest and best technical experts and in return can offer roles with direct trading and quant research interaction on projects from electronic and algorithmic trading to grid based computation of real-time risk metrics.

We are looking to hire an accomplished and experienced Sr. Software Engineer as part of the Fixed Income front office development team in Hong Kong building technology solutions for Credit Desk. The role requires an expertise in developing applications in distributed architecture used by Front office trading desks.

Technical Skills:
· Python/Java both server-side and UI with a background in delivering enterprise level applications.
· Strong analytical development skills, solid understanding of computer science fundamentals. Experience in real-time, high performance and/or eTrading areas beneficial.
· Strong grasp of object oriented design and programming, multi-threaded programming and middleware technologies (e.g. Tibco RV, RMDS).
· Experience in HTML5, JavaScript and other web technologies desired.
· Working experience on reactive pattern/programming desired.

Knowledge/Experience:
· 1 0+ years of hands on experience developing end to end client-server applications.
· Experience using the Design patterns, building efficient algorithms and sound knowledge of various data structures.
· Fast learner, Strong analytical and development skills, adaptability to work on different technology platforms for troubleshooting.
· · Experience working in a team with a strong Agile software development process (build, test, deploy, etc.)

· Trading Floor experience, or experience being co-located with users desired.

Key Responsibilities:
· · Work and collaborate with a team of strong 300+ talented developers spread in strategic locations across the globe building cutting edge solutions for the trading desk.
· · Work with the global technology team to identify opportunities to build common components, delivering a more service-based architecture and greater degree of reuse across teams globally.
· · Work with the development team in Hong Kong to provide local expertise for solutions for desk requests.

Development Value:
· Opportunity to work closely with the best-in-class trading business on projects that directly impact revenue.
· Direct Exposure to a strategic firm-wide technology platform that spans multiple functions and asset classes.
· Fast paced, dynamic environment with significant opportunities for career growth

J.P. Morgan is a place for talented people from all backgrounds and perspectives because our clients come from all backgrounds and perspectives. We encourage a culture of inclusion, where everyone's opinion counts and all employees have the freedom to deliver their absolute best. This is why we work hard and invest in attracting and developing a diverse workforce. Learn more about our Business Resource Groups in how they help our employees build successful careers and reach their greatest potential.