Algo Developer, Equity Electronic Trading Technology, Associate / VP

Intermediate (3-6 years)


Technical Skills

  • Analytics
  • Equities
  • Java
  • Market Data
  • Python
  • Software Development
  • Trading Systems
  • UNIX

Job Description

Algo Developer, Equity Electronic Trading Technology, Associate / VP

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.

In JPMorgan Equity Electronic Trading Technology in Hong Kong, the developer will work with quants and traders to develop, implement, support and maintain a growing benchmark algo execution platform trading Asian markets. The person should have experience with dealing with various financial data (trading/execution/risk data are plus).  This person also has ability to understand and create scalable/consistent semi-structured data platform for running various environments – backtest and production.
We are looking for talent not only able to get things done but able to architect/design for next generation. The position will have large role in shaping the future of our benchmark algo trading framework globally.
This role requires a wide variety of strengths and capabilities, including:
  • Design and develop algo execution platform and the strategies
  • Enhance existing strategies to improve performance
  • Develop and maintain automated testing
  • Provide second level support to the algo platform
This role requires a wide variety of strengths and capabilities, including:
  • 5+ yeas of development experience in low latency, real-time, scalable trading system, in which 3+ years in algo strategies, systematic trading, and electronic trading.
  • Strong knowledge and experience in FIX, Market Data, Analytics and OMS. Knowledge in equities trading in Asian markets specific.
  • Proficient in core Java development, Python, kdb, shell scripts in Lunix/Unix environment.
  • Clear and confident communication skills - both verbal and written in English.
  • Good team player and ability to work independently with minimal guidance.
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.
Consisting of over 3,000 technologists, with a global span, the Equities, Derivatives & FX and Securities Processing Technology group provides software development services to deliver, maintain and support strategic, high-performing and secure technology platforms including world-class algorithmic and electronic trading capabilities.  We provide platforms allowing our clients to grow and protect their portfolios, optimize their efficiency and maximize opportunities.  We also support Global Clearing, Prime Brokerage, Risk and PnL, Finance and Accounting Technology, Client Intelligence and Recon Technology.  
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, cybersecurity, machine learning, and cloud dvelopment. 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.
Employment TypeFull-time
Career LevelIntermediate (3-6 years)
Education LevelNon-specified
JPMorgan Chase BankFinancial Services, Retail and Commercial Banking

1101-1102 & 1118-1120 Level 22 Tower 1, Grand Century Place, 193 Princess Edward Road West, Mongkok, Kowloon, Hong Kong

directions_walk18 mins walk from Prince Edward Station