JPMorgan Chase Python Software Engineer for Embedded Equity Athena in New York, New York

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.

The Athena risk framework is a cross-asset risk calculation and reporting system that provides functionality for traders, sales, risk managers and operations across the investment bank.

The framework has a diverse technology stack which involves a globally replicated object oriented DB, low-latency services, massive batch calculations, optimization of distributed calculations, modelling and reporting API’s. The code is a combination of Python and C++: C++ for speed and Python for flexibility and rapid yet controlled releases.

Embedded Equity PRIME financing role working with global team trading desks, business, QR and Tech teams to expand on the portfolio of trading tools to meet development demand.

This role requires a wide variety of strengths and capabilities, including:

  • BS/BA degree or equivalent experience

  • Advanced knowledge of application, data and infrastructure architecture disciplines

  • Understanding of architecture and design across all systems

  • Working proficiency in developmental toolsets

  • Ability to collaborate with high-performing teams and individuals throughout the firm to accomplish common goals

  • Proficiency in Python or C++ and experience in Object-Oriented Design & Programming

  • Understanding of software skills such as business analysis, development, maintenance and software improvement

  • Strong technology generalist – experience building highly performant and resilient enterprise applications used within a high performance/real-time environment

  • Experience with object oriented languages and design patterns

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

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 development. 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

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