KDB+ Software Engineer II

JP Morgan

Location: Greater London

Job Type: Full time


Job responsibilities

  • Develop innovative software solutions to automate corporate bond & credit derivative trading workflows and provide data intelligence services
  • Work within and contribute back to large, cross line of business platforms to advance the scale of the firm’s technology
  • Designs, develops, implements, and troubleshoots with consideration of upstream and downstream systems and technical implications
  • Creative, quick-thinking, pragmatic, with an aptitude for solving problems and an ability to quickly translate demands into sound technical requirements.
  • Applies technical troubleshooting to break down solutions and solve technical problems of basic complexity
  • Learns and applies system processes, methodologies, and skills for the development of secure, stable code and systems
  • Adds to team culture of diversity, equity, inclusion, and respect

Required qualifications, capabilities, and skills

  • Formal training or certification on software engineering concepts and applied experience
  • Hands-on practical experience in system design, application development, testing, and operational stability
  • Experience in developing, debugging, and maintaining code in a large corporate environment with one or more modern programming languages and database querying languages
  • Demonstratable ability to code in one or more languages
  • Experience across the whole Software Development Life Cycle
  • Curiosity to learn financial markets products.

Preferred qualifications, capabilities, and skills

  • Experience in building systems in the Q language
  • Familiarity with modern front-end technologies
  • Knowledge of Credit or similar financial markets products & market structure
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