Job ref no.: CT3128817-01#3477

Equities Flow Sales and Trading Production Support, Vice President

JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A.

As an Application Support professional, your dedication to innovation is essential to what keeps our company moving and thriving. In this role, you'll oversee application issues, including troubleshooting, maintaining, identifying, escalating and resolving. You'll ensure that the production changes your team makes are made keeping best practices, lifecycle methodology and overall risk top of mind. Partnering with Infrastructure Service Support team members, you'll dig into root cause analysis, production changes, budgetary, and staffing issues. You'll also draw on your experience to manage and mentor people to drive

This is a senior production support role who is responsible for leading the cash equities trading application support team in the Asia locations. The role supports multiple trading desks including Electronic Client Services (ECS), Single Stock, Program Trading, Prime, Equity Derivatives, Futures & Options and Market-making in a number of products. As Hong Kong is the regional headquarters of cash equities business of Asia this is a fantastic opportunity to gain experience working in a highly dynamic trading environment. The role requires working closely with the business and technology team to support the sales and execution OMS for the trading business.

Key Responsibilities

Business Engagement and Incident Management

  • Engage actively with traders and support trading floor activities by promptly resolving production queries, requests, and issues in a high pressure environment
  • Identify, communicate, diagnose, and resolve functional and technical incidents for business users
  • Proactively record and track actions from system incidents to ensure root cause remediation and recurrence prevention

Change Management and Subject Matter Expert
  • Plan, review and execute regular application change releases into production environment and work closely with business stakeholders, application developers and QA teams to minimize change related incidents
  • Conduct regular stability reviews with application owners and act as a regional subject matter expert for the OMS and various trading flows in cash equities trading

Project Management and Continuous Improvement
  • Lead, manage and execute projects for production management
  • Lead platform improvement initiatives in monitoring, stability, resiliency and capacity
  • Lead DevOps programs to develop and utilize appropriate tools to improve operational efficiency and be hands-on in a DevOps environment
  • Lead, implement and support the firm wide modernization strategy to upgrade the trading infrastructure and applications

This role requires a wide variety of strengths and capabilities, including:
  • Degree in Information Technology/Computer Science or comparable experience
  • Strong knowledge of APAC Equities markets and financial services experience is required, ideally in Cash Equities
  • Experience of working in a high pressure or trading floor environment
  • Strong knowledge on FIX protocol and Order Management Systems
  • Strong analytic, problem solving and investigation skill
  • Excellent communication ability to senior business and technology stakeholders
  • Proven solid experiences working in Linux/UNIX environment
  • Strong technical skill including UNIX shell scripting, SQL and network troubleshooting

Skills Desired
  • Experience of Python development (Highly desirable)
  • Experience of supporting algorithmic trading and dark pools
  • Experience of high frequency and low latency trading in FPGA

J.P. Morgan is a global leader in financial services, providing strategic advice and products to the world's most prominent corporations, governments, wealthy individuals and institutional investors. Our first-class business in a first-class way approach to serving clients drives everything we do. We strive to build trusted, long-term partnerships to help our clients achieve their business objectives.

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Job ref no. CT3128817-01#3477
Job Function
Employment Term
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
  • 0 year - 5 years
Career Level
  • Senior management level
  • Degree