Python / KDB Engineer - Cash Equities Applied Trading Technology

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • CDI, Plein-temps
  • J.P. Morgan
  • 23 juin 18 2018-06-23

Python / KDB Engineer - Cash Equities Applied Trading Technology

As an experienced Software Engineer, yourmission is to help lead our team of innovators and technologists towardcreating next-level solutions that improve the way our business is run. Yourdeep knowledge of design, analytics, development, coding, testing andapplication programming will help your team raise their game, meeting yourstandards, as well as satisfying both business and functional requirements.Your expertise in various technology domains will be counted on to setstrategic direction and solve complex and mission critical problems, internallyand externally. Your quest to embracing leading-edge technologies andmethodologies inspires your team to follow suit. And best of all, you'll beable to harness massive amounts of brainpower through our global network oftechnologists from around the world.

The AppliedTrading Technology (ATT) team is an embedded front office technology teamresponsible for driving the development from idea generation to production, implementationof analytics, data driven processes, automated trading, risk management toolsand new election trading products for the Cash Equities business.

RiskPricing / Trading / Portfolio management: supportingthe pricing, risk management, and execution of principal trades on the PT, ETF,single-stock, and derivatives trading desks via the firm's central risk book aswell as other trading and analytics tools. This can also involve the deploymentof automated trading processes including algorithmic strategies and tradingsignals which optimize trading quantitatively to directly drive PnL.

Electronic Trading: developing newelectronic trading products to serve clients on a principal basis. This includebuilding and improving existing trading algorithms, improving venue selectionand timing in the smart order router, and creating electronic tools to allowclients to interact with our principal liquidity.

Data & Analytics: designing anddeveloping Equities-wide analytics to measure and improve various aspects ofbusinesses profitability, analyze potential trading opportunities and hedgingstrategies. STS will be responsible for both building the data and analyticstools and using these to drive change to the business, improving how we serveclients and generate revenues. Specific examples include: optimizing ourautomated IOIs to target clients based on their liquidity needs and historicaltrading behavior, back-testing different trade out and risk managementstrategies for a large basket trade on the program trading desk or optimallyhedging ETF relative to its constituents.

  • Candidateswill be expected to have programming experience in Python, specifically usingpandas and numpy or experience with Q/KDB.
  • Thisrole has constant and direct engagement with other stakeholders in thebusiness, and will be willing to learn both the practical as well as themathematical aspects of equities trading.
  • Experiencein high-touch or algorithmic trading, including market impact modelling, venueanalysis algo selection, micro structure or central risk books preferred.
  • Great problem solving skills forproblems with a mathematical/technological background
  • Disciplined approach to codemanagement, testing and deployment practices and high quality delivery
  • Entrepreneurial spirit and passion forspreading a culture of change towards data drive decision making
  • Ability to manipulate and analysecomplex, large scale, high-dimensionality data from varying sources
OurCorporate & Investment Bank relies on innovators like you to build andmaintain the technology that helps us safely service the world's importantcorporations, governments and institutions. You'll develop solutions for a bankentrusted with holding $18 trillion of assets and $393 billion indeposits. CIB provides strategic advice,raises capital, manages risk, and extends liquidity in markets spanning over100 countries around the world.

Whenyou work at JPMorgan Chase & Co., you're not just working at a globalfinancial institution. You're an integral part of one of the world's biggesttech companies. In 14 technology hubs worldwide, our team of 40,000+technologists design, build and deploy everything from enterprise technologyinitiatives to big data and mobile solutions, as well as innovations inelectronic payments, cybersecurity, machine learning, and cloud development.Our $9.5B+ annual investment in technology enables us to hire people to createinnovative solutions that will not only transform the financial servicesindustry, but also change the world.

AtJPMorgan Chase & Co. we value the unique skills of every employee, andwe're building a technology organization that thrives on diversity. We encourage professional growth and careerdevelopment, and offer competitive benefits and compensation. If you're looking to build your career aspart of a global technology team tackling big challenges that impact the livesof people and companies all around the world, we want to meet you.