Java FX eTrading Developer at JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. (London, UK)

We are searching for world-class technologists to join our team building solutions for our FX trading platform.

Candidates must be highly motivated with a track record of success. The ideal candidates will have a deep understanding of algorithms, data structures, system design, threading implications, and strategies for optimizing performance-sensitive code.

In this role, a candidate will be building the components that underpin the global macro FX eTrading business working within a team of 20 developers globally and working closely with our trading partners.

These components must be highly available, highly scalable, and operate with the lowest possible latency. The systems handle high volumes of real-time data and require careful tuning for performance. Candidates would be accountable for the overall success of the systems, including design, development, deployment, optimization, and day-to-day operation.


Design, develop, and maintain electronic trading components

Use low-level programming techniques to produce highly optimized, low-latency trading software

Second line support backing up the 1st line operate team


Advanced professional Java experience required

Relevant markets experience, FX preferred but not essential

Scripting skills, python will be an advantage.

Strong Linux/Unix, and knowledge of networking topologies, TCP + UDP

Low latency middleware, for example: Informatica ultra messaging

Ability to work collaboratively in a global team on long-term technical problems

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Maths, Stats, Physics, or similar experience

Possess a great attention to detail

Ability to analyse and fix problems quickly

Capable of working independently as well as part of a team

Able to learn quickly and apply new skills effectively

About JP.Morgan Chase & Co.

J.P. Morgan serves one of the largest client franchises in the world. Our clients include corporations, institutional investors, hedge funds, governments and affluent individuals in more than 100 countries. J.P. Morgan is part of JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM), a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.2 trillion. The firm is a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers, small business and commercial banking, financial transaction processing, asset management, and private equity. A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, JPMorgan Chase serves millions of clients and consumers under its J.P. Morgan and Chase, and WaMu brands.

J.P. Morgan offers an exceptional benefits program and a highly competitive compensation package.

J.P. Morgan is an Equal Opportunity EmployerJ.P. Morgan is a global leader in financial services, providing strategic advice and products to the world's most prominent corporations, governments, wealthy individuals and institutional investors. Our first-class business in a first-class way approach to serving clients drives everything we do. We strive to build trusted, long-term partnerships to help our clients achieve their business objectives.

We recognize that our people are our strength and the diverse talents they bring to our global workforce are directly linked to our success. We are an equal opportunity employer and place a high value on diversity and inclusion at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of any protected attribute, including race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital or veteran status, pregnancy or disability, or any other basis protected under applicable law. In accordance with applicable law, we make reasonable accommodations for applicants' and employees' religious practices and beliefs, as well as any mental health or physical disability needs.

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