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Java Developer

Citigroup
Pune
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The Applications Development Intermediate Programmer Analyst is an intermediate level position responsible for participation in the establishment and implementation of new or revised application systems and programs in coordination with the Technology team. The overall objective of this role is to contribute to applications systems analysis and programming activities.


**Responsibilities:**


+ Utilize knowledge of applications development procedures and concepts, and basic knowledge of other technical areas to identify and define necessary system enhancements, including using script tools and analyzing/interpreting code

+ Consult with users, clients, and other technology groups on issues, and recommend programming solutions, install, and support customer exposure systems

+ Apply fundamental knowledge of programming languages for design specifications.

+ Analyze applications to identify vulnerabilities and security issues, as well as conduct testing and debugging

+ Serve as advisor or coach to new or lower level analysts

+ Identify problems, analyze information, and make evaluative judgements to recommend and implement solutions

+ Resolve issues by identifying and selecting solutions through the applications of acquired technical experience and guided by precedents

+ Has the ability to operate with a limited level of direct supervision.

+ Can exercise independence of judgement and autonomy.

+ Acts as SME to senior stakeholders and /or other team members.

+ Appropriately assess risk when business decisions are made, demonstrating particular consideration for the firm's reputation and safeguarding Citigroup, its clients and assets, by driving compliance with applicable laws, rules and regulations, adhering to Policy, applying sound ethical judgment regarding personal behavior, conduct and business practices, and escalating, managing and reporting control issues with transparency.


**Qualifications:**


+ 5+ years of relevant experience in the Financial Service industry

+ Intermediate level experience in Applications Development role

+ Consistently demonstrates clear and concise written and verbal communication

+ Demonstrated problem-solving and decision-making skills

+ Ability to work under pressure and manage deadlines or unexpected changes in expectations or requirements


**Education:**


+ Bachelors degree/University degree or equivalent experience


This job description provides a high-level review of the types of work performed. Other job-related duties may be assigned as required.


**Job Purpose:**


This role is for an Application Developer to work in the FX Technology Team based in Pune. The team are responsible for all Front Office facing applications: Pricing, Risk, Electronic Trading. Each developer is involved in the complete project lifecycle from requirements analysis and to design and implementation.


**Job Background/context:**


FXLM Technology is focused on delivering IT solutions to the FX and Local Markets Sales & Trading business. We have around 400 people with the core of our development effort based in the financial hubs of London, New York and Singapore where we face off directly to the trading desks. Our core strength is providing the technical expertise and software development skills that directly affect the ability of our business to generate revenue and several of our client facing applications such as Citi FX Velocity and FX Click are leaders in their respective markets. We are committed to hiring the brightest and best technical experts and in return can offer roles with direct business interaction on projects from electronic and algorithmic trading to grid based computation of real-time risk metrics.


The Price Distribution and Deal Acceptance Technology Team is one of the most exciting and fast-paced teams within FXLM Technology and is responsible for delivering the electronic Trading technology platform for the eFX business. The team are directly integrated with the Trading Desk and Quants, and deliver technology covering the major liquid instruments such as FX Spot, FX Forwards, Precious Metals and NDF. The teams responsibilities extend to all aspects of the electronic trading domain, including market connectivity, market data distribution and Co-Lo Infrastructure. The Price Distribution and Deal Acceptance platform is used by a wide range of clients such as external clients, ECNs, internal Spot desks, Internal Options desks, and our own Single Dealer trading platform (Velocity).


We are looking to hire a Java Developer to join the FX Price Distribution and Deal Acceptance project which is a core part of the global eTrading technology team. The role requires a high level of expertise in developing efficient, low-latency Java code that is highly fault-tolerant to ensure our business continues to operate 24/5.5. We are looking for a candidate that understands how to build and design highly concurrent software in an architecture that is appropriate for e-Trading applications. The role will require constant dialogue with the business and Quant teams, and designing, developing and testing highly performant java code in an Agile fashion for deployment into our co-located environments globally.


**Key Responsibilities**


+ Interaction with Traders and Quants to understand new requirements for the Price Distribution and Deal Acceptance platform

+ Second line support of the production system (a dedicated 24h support team handles 1st line).

+ Continual improvement of the software development lifecycle and quality of the product

+ Take complete ownership of deliverables from inception to roll-out, working largely independently.

+ Enhancing the existing platform and developing new functionality, primarily in Java


**Key Relationships:**


+ Other FX Technology teams, especially the wider eTrading team, Velocity, Pulse

+ Global Support Team

+ FX Trading Business

+ Infrastructure Team (STI & CTI)


**Development Value:**


This role provides a good opportunity for the successful candidate to work on a project closely aligned to the FX business with direct PnL impact.


FX Technology is a global team covering a wide range of front office applications and this role would give a solid foundation in one of our key projects. The common architecture and approach across the group means there are many opportunities for career growth and mobility within our team.


**Person Specification**


**Knowledge/Experience:**


+ At least 3 years commercial Java development experience.

+ Experience designing and developing distributed systems using a range of middleware products.

+ Self-starting individual with experience of working in a desk facing role.

+ Recent experience working within an eFX Technology Team is preferable

+ Experience developing low-latency, high performance software in Java


**Technical Skills:**


+ **Java, OO design,** **Core Java, Springs, multithreading, hands on SQL.**

+ Quantitative understanding of the FX trading business or related areas (e.g. Equities high frequency trading) preferred

+ Process and tools to produce well written low defect rate code.

+ Understanding of computing science fundamentals concurrency, algorithms, operating systems,

+ Distributed Systems Technologies Messaging, Caching, Database. (Tibco RV preferred)

+ KDB/Q (optional)


**Competencies**


+ Strong aptitude for analysis and problem solving

+ Excellent planning and organizational skills

+ Willingness to learn

+ Self-Motivated

+ Strong written and verbal communication skills


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**Job Family Group:**


Technology

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**Job Family:**


Applications Development

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**Time Type:**


Full time

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