J.P. Morgan Asset Management is a leading investment manager of choice for institutions, financial intermediaries and individual investors, worldwide. With a heritage of more than two centuries, a broad range of core and alternative strategies, and investment professionals operating in every major world market, we offer investment experience and insight that few other firms can match.
The Equity technology team supports 200+ EMEA Equity Portfolio Managers, Traders and Compliance and Risk users, mostly based in London, using a series of in-house and packaged applications. The Equity business has experienced significant business growth over the last few years and has partnered with Technology to define a target application strategy which we are in the process of implementing.
The new vacancy is a Technical Lead /Project Manager within the Asset Management Technology Equity group in EMEA. The Technology team is structured using an Agile methodology residing in both our London office at Victoria Embankment and Glasgow.
Very good understanding of the buy-side investment management business processes: Portfolio Management, Compliance and Trading
Experience managing several stakeholder groups with conflicting requirements and priorities
Strong communication skills; can communicate accurately and succinctly with the business users. Ability to translate technical detail into the appropriate relevance and significance to the business process for communication with end users
Strong analytical background and problem solving abilities
Strong technical background and technical skills
Strong knowledge of Java
.NET client development ; ideally C# WPF
Messaging, MQ JMS
RESTful web services
Unix shell scripting
Strong expertise in client-server and SOA architectures design and best practices
As a senior hands-on developer, good exposure to development toolsets and processes, use of continuous integration, peer reviews, security scanning etc..
Scrum master experience
Testing tools and frameworks: Junit, Cucumber/ Gherkins; hands-on experience of BDD, TDD
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