Lead C++ Low Latency Developer

JP Morgan

Location: United Kingdom

Job Type: Full time


The Jisu team in Electronic Trading Technology is looking for an experienced C++ developer to join our ultra-low latency direct market access team. We are a global team with members in New York, London, Hong Kong, Tokyo, and Mumbai. Our team has developed in-house ultra-low latency connectivity and risk management applications for both external and internal clients.

As a member of the team, you will be participating in various stages SDLC of JPMorgan Electronic Trading services. In this role, you will the design, develop, test and productize the functional requirements for Market Access and Risk Management systems.

Job responsibilities:

  • Provide overall direction, oversight, and coaching for a team of entry-level to mid-level software engineers that work on basic to moderately complex tasks
  • Accountable for decisions that influence teams’ resources, budget, tactical operations, and the execution and implementation of processes and procedures
  • Ensures successful collaboration across teams and stakeholders
  • Identifies and mitigates issues to execute a book of work while escalating issues as necessary
  • Design, develop, test and support various Market Access trading modules in C/C++
  • Enhance and develop various risk management modules C/C++/Java
  • Scripting skills to automate day-to-day development and testing tasks

Required qualifications, capabilities and skills:

  • Experience leading teams of technologists
  • Ability to guide and coach teams on approach to achieve goals aligned against a set of strategic initiatives
  • Experience with hiring, developing, and recognizing talent
  • In-depth knowledge of the services industry and their IT systems
  • Carry out Certification and Connectivity for various exchanges/markets/dark pools
  • Experience in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, or a related field and expertise in technology disciplines

Preferred qualifications, capabilities and skills:

  • Expertise in application, data and infrastructure architecture disciplines
  • Advanced knowledge of architecture, design and business processes
  • Strong Unix/Linux background & good scripting skills ( Shell/Perl/Python)
  • Working knowledge of Exchange protocols including FIX, MIT, SBE & Electronic trading exposure
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