JPMorgan Chase Business Analysis in Houston, Texas

Key Responsibilities:

The role is a combination of Business Analysis and Project Management - analyzing and understanding details of a project, producing concise but illustrative documentation, and driving/tracking the delivery to full completion.

The candidate will be responsible for delivery of JP Morgan's liquidity execution platform for Equities in the Americas. The role will include the following responsibilities:

  • Responsible for BA/PM functions for the liquidity platform. This includes project coverage for our SOR (Smart Order Router), Crossing Engines, and dark pool.

  • Deliver detailed plans and specifications to drive overall delivery for the firm's liquidity execution technology.

  • Plan development sprints and track projects to completion.

  • Act as point person for equities regulatory projects related to Trade Reporting and Order Audit Trail Reporting.

  • Partner with internal teams for seamless project execution.

  • On-board new markets, products, and trading flows for the electronic trading franchise.

  • Work with the broader electronic trading team to deliver on technology strategy, including but not limited to data center build outs, market data adoption, and market connectivity.

  • Drive weekly status meetings with key stakeholders including trading, product development, and operations.

  • Work closely with project managers, lead developers and business users to formalize a business idea and define requests.

  • Interview business users, subject matter experts and Technology resources to elicit requirements. Must be able to ask Why?

  • Analyze gathered business requirements data, verify business requirements and create functional specifications.

  • Work with Development and QA teams to transition business requirements into their respective parts of the development process.

  • Work with subject matter experts to produce relevant artifacts e.g. process flow charts, architectural diagrams, and design documents.

  • May need to create user documentation such as user guides, quick reference guides, and release notes.

Desired Skills:

  • Proficient in the Unix operating system: must be able to search logs, view files, and easily navigate within the OS.

  • Strong knowledge of FIX Messaging.

  • Familiar with modern software platforms such as C++, Java, and/or Python.

  • Cash Equities or Futures & Options market knowledge and a strong familiarity with trading, trading workflows, and trading technology is desirable.

  • Excellent analytical, written, and verbal communication skills (writing sample required).

  • Strong understanding of the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC).

  • Familiar with Agile Development Processes.

  • Software development background 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.

When you work at JPMorgan Chase & Co., you’re not just working at a global financial institution. You’re an integral part of one of the world’s biggest tech companies. In 14 technology hubs worldwide, our team of 40,000+ technologists design, build and deploy everything from enterprise technology initiatives to big data and mobile solutions, as well as innovations in electronic payments, cybersecurity, machine learning, and cloud development. Our $9.5B+ annual investment in technology enables us to hire people to create innovative solutions that will not only transform the financial services industry, but also change the world.

At JPMorgan Chase & Co. we value the unique skills of every employee, and we’re building a technology organization that thrives on diversity. We encourage professional growth and career development, and offer competitive benefits and compensation. If you’re looking to build your career as part of a global technology team tackling big challenges that impact the lives of people and companies all around the world, we want to meet you.

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JPMorgan Chase is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer Disability/Veteran.