Quantitative Research - Securities Services - Associate or Vice President

JP Morgan

Location: Greater London

Job Type: Full time


Discover a unique opportunity to become a part of our QR Funds Service team, where we are transforming business practices through automation and quantitative methods where JP Morgan is a dominant player.

Job summary:

As a Quantitative Developer/Strat in Securities Services team, you will help providing quantitative expertise and contribute to delivering a wide product offering to our Securities Services clients.

Quantitative Research (QR) is a global team which expertise ranges across various fields: Derivatives Modelling, Financial Engineering, Data Science and Quantitative Development. You will be a part of the QR Funds Service team, where we leverage the Athena quant platform to provide post-trade and risk management capabilities for OTC derivatives across all asset classes as well as we develop our own analytics and mathematical models that add value to the business and/or help improve the efficiency of our colleagues worldwide. We work closely with our Technology and business partners to deliver our solutions in production.

Job Responsibilities

  • Contribute to the OTC derivatives agenda for QR Funds Services
  • Leverage JPM internal OTC derivatives library in order to add coverage of new products to the Funds Services Athena platform
  • Deliver risk management solutions for our internal partners
  • Develop and deliver AI analytics that help transforming the business through intelligent automation
  • Partner with Technology to deliver QR analytics to the business
  • Drive projects end-to-end, from brainstorming and prototyping to production delivery
  • Present QR work to key stakeholders

Required qualifications, capabilities, and skills

  • You have knowledge of the OTC derivatives products and good understanding of their PnL risk drivers
  • You have a previous experience in a trading desk support position either as a Quantitative Analyst or a Developer
  • You demonstrate quantitative and problem-solving skills
  • You have strong coding skills, proficiency in code design and are able to navigate large libraries
  • You have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, can engage and influence partners and stakeholders
  • You are enthusiastic about knowledge sharing and collaboration

Preferred qualifications, capabilities, and skills

  • You have an advanced degree (PhD, MSc or equivalent) in Mathematics, Physics or Computer Science
  • You demonstrate knowledge of ML algorithms
  • You have experience in AI models such as NLP