Python Scala Software Engineer

JP Morgan Chase - Houston, TX (30+ days ago)3.9


The group (located across London, New York, Houston, Buenos Aires and Mumbai) is responsible for the production, orchestration, capture and feeding of Risk and PNL data to various aggregators across the CIB for T+1 analysis by the Commodities, Currencies and Emerging Markets business performing a critical control function in today’s highly regulated environment. In addition to this the group is responsible for the build out of the reporting and core business functionality in the Risk Central platform, the target state aggregation and reporting platform for Risk and PNL across the Corporate Investment Bank.

Using technologies like Python, Scala, Hadoop, Kafka and Spark, part of the teams remit is building a resilient high-capacity platform supporting the firm’s business and regulatory agenda. On a typical day, billions of rows of data are fed to the system from both end of day batches and real-time calculators. A modern application stack is being developed to serve the needs of heterogeneous clients across the Investment Bank and Risk & Finance.
The role requires full-stack development and strong software fundamentals with the ideal candidate involved in all aspects of the Risk Central build out. This includes writing internal and external APIs, writing code that persists and aggregates data and building highly scalable, mission-critical components servicing users across the globe. The successful candidate will be able to handle the full pipeline of the system, from sourcing data from the front office systems, building and enhancing data publishers, persisting and managing the landed data through to reporting results to downstream clients. In order to accomplish this, the developer will have familiarity of all technologies used in the project and have a basic understanding of all involved workflows.

Qualifications

Ability to think analytically and quickly pick up new technical concepts.
Expertise in either Python or Scala.
Fluent English is required.
Familiarity with other functional or object orientated languages.
Familiarity of working with databases and using SQL.
Ability to reason about and work with distributed systems.
Knowledge of risk and PNL reporting is desirable.
Familiarity with Spark, Impala, Kafka and other Hadoop technologies is a plus.

Our Corporate & Investment Bank relies on innovators like you to build and maintain the technology that helps us safely service the world’s important corporations, governments and institutions. You’ll develop solutions for a bank entrusted with holding $18 trillion of assets and $393 billion in deposits. CIB provides strategic advice, raises capital, manages risk, and extends liquidity in markets spanning over 100 countries around the world.
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