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Senior Java Developer, Credit Trading Technology, Associate / VP

Req #: 180002881
Location: Hong Kong, Hong Kong, HK
Job Category: Technology
Job Description:

As an experienced Software Engineer, your mission is to help lead our team of innovators and technologists toward creating next-level solutions that improve the way our business is run. Your deep knowledge of design, analytics, development, coding, testing and application programming will help your team raise their game, meeting your standards, as well as satisfying both business and functional requirements. Your expertise in various technology domains will be counted on to set strategic direction and solve complex and mission critical problems, internally and externally. Your quest to embracing leading-edge technologies and methodologies inspires your team to follow suit. And best of all, you’ll be able to harness massive amounts of brainpower through our global network of technologists from around the world. 



Credit Technology is focused on delivering best in class IT solutions to the Credit Trading business where JP Morgan is a market leader. We are a team of around 125 people with the core of our development effort based in the financial hubs of London, New York and Hong Kong where we partner closely with the quant research group and face off directly to the trading desks. Our core strength is providing the technical expertise and software development skills that directly affect the ability of our business to generate revenue and remain the dominant player in the market. We are committed to hiring the brightest and best technical experts and in return can offer roles with direct trading and quant research interaction on projects from electronic and algorithmic trading to grid based computation of real-time risk metrics.


We are looking to hire a Senior Software Engineer (VP) as part of the Credit Technology front office development team in Hong Kong. The role will combine elements of design, architecture and development along with team of experienced and junior technologists. It requires an expertise in creating and maintaining of high quality and reusable components in a service-based architecture that will be leveraged by a variety of teams across Credit Technology. The role will involve working with global credit team to provide solutions for the local trading desk, direct interaction with the trading desk for technical support, troubleshoot and analysis of issues and provide stable and resilient trading platform.



Technical Skills:

  • Strong knowledge and hands on with object oriented programming languages and concepts – (Python, Java/C#)

  • Working experience with middleware systems - TIBCO RV, JMS, IBM MQ or similar products.

  • Working experience with relational databases – Sybase or Oracle preferred.

  • XML, FIX, JSON, protobuf message handling experience and knowledge of related tools and libraries

  • Web technologies – HTML5, JavaScript, SOAP, REST services would be advantage.

  • Familiarity with Time series databases e.g. OneTick, KDB



  • Hands on experience working on Low latency, multithreading front office trading applications.

  • Strong analytical development skills, Object-Oriented design, distributed computing

  • Have experience on using multiple programming languages/platforms

  • Fast learner, adaptability to work on different technical platforms for troubleshooting

  • Experience working on a strong software development process (build, test, deploy etc)

  • Experience working in an agile development environment

  • Understanding of trade life cycle and experience with booking and settlement systems

  • Knowledge of Credit products / Credit business is desirable

  • Understanding and experience with OTC markets BBG, MarketAxess, TradeWeb desirable

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work with the development team in Hong Kong to provide local expertise for solutions for desk requests.

  • Partner with production support and infrastructure support teams to provide second level of support and work on improving stability of the systems.

  • Partner closely and strong collaboration with the global technology team to identify opportunities to build common components, delivering a more service-based architecture and greater degree of reuse across teams globally


Key Relationships:

  • Global Credit trading business

  • Global Credit Technology development team

  • Global Production Support & Infrastructure teams


Development Value:

  • Opportunity to work closely with the best-in-class trading business on projects that directly impact revenue

  • Direct Exposure to a strategic firm-wide technology platform that spans multiple functions and asset classes

  • Fast paced, dynamic environment with significant opportunities for career growth


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.
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 impact the lives of people and companies all around the world, we want to meet you. 
Ready to take your career to the next level? Apply today
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