Market Data Specialist
Glasgow Technology Centre
About the role
The Market Data Specialist will ultimately be responsible for implementing a technical vision/roadmap and subsequently clearly communicating this within our global technology teams. They will act as a positive team member who is capable of accepting different intellectual points of view and bridging them together to develop ‘best in class’ solutions for our business.
By the time you get to the end of this sentence, we'll have changed. As the markets constantly move, so do we. Our innovation and ability to stay ahead is what gives our clients the edge to meet their strategic needs, today and tomorrow.
Today, between the Corporate & Investment Bank and Asset Management, we work together around the globe to meet the complex financial needs of corporations, governments, private firms, financial institutions, non-profit organizations and wealthy individuals.
So what does that mean for you? In short, it means huge opportunity. Working as a technologist for J.P. Morgan, your growth potential will be in your hands. We will give you every tool you could possibly need to succeed — from hands-on support and mentoring, to being part of cutting-edge projects that will broaden your outlook continually. You will develop naturally through the course of your work, collaborating across products and across the business to bring new technologies and new ideas to market.
It is desired that you possess knowledge of business applications and services within the Market Data space. Additionally you will have:
An advanced understanding of performance and monitoring (technology)
Proficiency in more than one specific infrastructure technology
Expertise in workflow and reporting tools e.g PEGA, Cognos
The ability to assemble technology solutions and effectively define and implement a working architecture
The capability to make decisions of a global, strategic nature by analysing complex data systems
The ability to articulate to senior management a technical strategy in clear and concise terms
Real Time Market Data Consumption and Distribution platforms
Extensive Software development / Hardware Architecture and Integration
Maintained documentation in-line with best practice to ensure knowledge accessibility and continuous learning within the team
The role is to be a member of the Glasgow Market Data Services team. The ideal candidate would have hands-on networking skills but at a minimum should have knowledge of networking design, firewalls, perimeter security, low latency environments and market data.
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