Head of Development - Asset Management (Global Research, Equities), London

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • J.P.Morgan
  • 23 Jun 18 2018-06-23

Head of Development - Asset Management (Global Research, Equities), London

As a senior leader in Software Engineering, you willcombine your years of proven expertise with a never-ending quest to createinnovative technology. You'll lead a highly inspired and inquisitive team of technologistswho are already developing and deploying applications to the highest standards.With your deep knowledge of design, analytics, development, coding, testing andapplication programming, your team will raise their game even more, meetingyour standards, as well as satisfying both business and functionalrequirements.

Your experience in one or more technology domains willhelp solve complex and mission critical problems, internally and externally. Asa constant learner and early adopter, you're already embracing leading-edgetechnologies and methodologies; your example encourages others to follow suit.In addition to creating solutions with your in-house team, you'll also workalongside our team of technologists from around the world who are just asdedicated as you are.

The AM GRT (Global Research Technology) team islooking for a senior hands-on development lead to join their London team. GRTplatform supports the Investment Management investment cycle with the mainfocus on portfolio management and research functions.

GRT is a high performance, award winning team whobuild applications that support the Investment Management investment cycle withthe main focus on research, portfolio management, and investment directlyrelated to trading model implications.
GRT team isconstantly pushing the boundaries of technical innovation in the assetmanagement space. Using the latest computer engineering tools andtechniques, we have won several awards across the US and UK in recent yearsfor:
• ITTeam of the year IT Team of the year (2015, 2017)
• Bestuse of Emerging or Innovative Technology
• DigitalInnovation
• Cutting-EdgeIT Initiatives
• RiskManagement Technology
Wecurrently have multiple patents pending around these ground-breakinginitiatives as well. Together, the JPMorgan Asset Management Technologyteam is redefining the future of investing. Join us.

Key skills and experience:

  • Strong hands on development/programming background (Ideally Java but other OO languages are relevant)
  • Experience managing developers in a front office environment and assessing code quality
  • Passionate technologist who is comfortable spending the majority of time working on hands on code, design and architecture
  • Mastery of application, data and infrastructure architecture disciplines
  • Command of architecture, design and business processes
  • Strong front office business exposure, working directly with traders, quants, portfolio managers etc
  • Strong product knowledge ideally in Equities E.g. Portfolio Construction or Research
  • Proven record of technology leadership with awareness of full stack platforms (e.g. Java server side, Databases, HTML 5 front end etc)
Our Asset and Wealth Management division is driven by innovatorslike you who are driven to create technology solutions that make us work moreefficiently and help our businesses grow. It's our mission to efficiently takecare of our clients' wealth, helping them get, and remain properlyinvested. Across 27 cities, our team of 4,600 agile technologists thrivein a cloud-native environment that values continuous learning using adata-centric approach in developing innovative technology solutions.

When you work at JPMorgan Chase & Co., you're notjust working at a global financial institution. You're an integral part of oneof the world's biggest tech companies. In 14 technology hubs worldwide, ourteam of 40,000+ technologists design, build and deploy everything fromenterprise technology initiatives to big data and mobile solutions, as well asinnovations in electronic payments, cybersecurity, machine learning, and clouddevelopment.
Our $9.5B+ annual investment in technology enables usto hire people to create innovative solutions that will not only transform thefinancial services industry, but also change the world.
At JPMorgan Chase & Co. we value the uniqueskills of every employee, and we're building a technology organization thatthrives on diversity. We encourage professional growth and career development,and offer competitive benefits and compensation. If you're looking tobuild your career as part of a global technology team tackling big challengesthat impact the lives of people and companies all around the world, we want tomeet you.

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