??? As a member of our Software Engineering Group, we look first and foremost for people who are passionate around solving business problems through innovation and engineering practices. You'll be required to apply your depth of knowledge and expertise to all aspects of the software development lifecycle, as well as partner continuously with your many stakeholders on a daily basis to stay focused on common goals. We embrace a culture of experimentation and constantly strive for improvement and learning. You'll work in a collaborative, trusting, thought-provoking environment-one that encourages diversity of thought and creative solutions that are in the best interests of our customers globally.
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 and Cash Prime Brokerage, Securities Lending, Agency Lending, and Fixed Income Repo 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 Python Developer in Hong Kong. You will contribute to transformation of our swaps platform to strategic Python-based platform. You are expected to work closely with the Equity Swaps Python developers, quantitative research team, products team and other technology teams:
Design, implement or re-engineer components and features in the strategic swaps processing application that meet both business and architectural requirements.
Follow test driven development and Agile methodologies.
Take ownership of features from requirements through to production support
Work closely with global technology team, product development and QR teams
Proficiency in Python (or one or more general purpose programming language, Java/C#)
Self-starter with the ability to quickly pick up new ideas, concepts and technologies
Experience of full project lifecycle, breaking requirements down into technical deliverables and effort estimation
Experience of stakeholder management with the ability to challenge the status quo and propose alternatives
Disciplined approach to code management, testing and deployment practices and high quality delivery
Experience of working in a front office environment within financial services
Business knowledge in securities lending and Equity Finance.
HTML-5/Web UI (React, NodeJS) development experience is a plus.
'Athena' framework experience is a plus
Willing to keep abreast, learn and apply new technologies