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Senior Core Java developer for eTrading

Mississauga, ON L5B 3P7
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Senior Core Java developer for **eTrading**

If you are a technologist at heart, deeply curious about the opportunities that come when you combine technology and banking, this is amazing opportunity for you. We are looking for motivated Senior Java Developer. The evolution of electronic trading and automation has changed the way that rates products trade forever; driving a need for real-time, low latency pricing, market making and risk technology. In this increasingly electronic and competitive landscape, Citi is key player due to its leading eTrading platform and investment in technology. The Rates eTrading team is at the forefront, by building high-performance low latency technology that supports the execution of billions of dollars of client trades every day. Our competitive advantage is our technology and having a platform that provides exceptional and dependable trading experience. If you have this kind of vision, capable of seeing ahead, of developing a clear path forward in a quest to try the as yet untried, here is the opportunity.

**Job Purpose** :

Rates eTrading Algo Technology team in North America supports Citis Internal Market Making, Algorithmic Trading, and internal matching for the US Treasurys algo trading business. Were seeking to hire an experienced software engineer to advance the suite of Rates algo execution platform creating a best in class, next generation product for our clients franchise. This includes optimizing execution logic and development of new algorithms to minimize market impact. The suite of components including execution tools, internal market makers and the hedger components.

This is a challenging and exciting opportunity to run one of the largest and most sophisticated algo platforms in Rates. It will involve working directly with trading and quants to solve both business and technology problems with a direct measurable impact on the business.

**Key Responsibilities / Role:**

Develop reusable algo trading engines and strategies

Ensure strong reliability, scalability and performance of the core algo components

Work with other etrading teams to support live trading

Learn and maintain large code base, improve design and quality of the algo trading strategies code

Partner with business to drive technology stack beyond near term objectives

Adhere to engineering standards and strive for best in class solutions

**Job Opportunities:**

Work on high profile algo trading projects that deliver next-generation performance and functionality

Apply best software architecture and design practices for algo trading strategies development

Use scientific approach to improve performance of trading applications

Play partnership role defining the direction of Rates algorithmic trading at Citi

Harness capabilities of modern technologies and be accountable for the positive impact of delivery

Significant profile exposure through business impacting projects


Strong software development fundamentals, data structures, design patterns, object-oriented programming, algorithms complexity analysis

At least 3 years of extensive hands on coding experience in Core Java

Experience with ION Platform, FIX, SBE or any other messaging protocols

Experience implementing and supporting market data processing applications and algorithmic trading strategies

Experience building backtesting frameworks and historical data storages

Basic Linux system performance tuning and monitoring, ability to troubleshoot performance issues within Java/Linux stack

Experience working knowledge of no GC Java techniques and lock free thread safe algorithms a plus

Experience with Python, Spring, TDD, KDB or any other tick data storages

Build tools, gradle, git, teamcity, jenkins, artifactory

Strong academic record, ideally with a Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Information Science, engineering or related technical or quantitative discipline


Strong verbal and written communication skills; ability to communicate with business users

Self-motivated individual with determination to achieve goals

Willingness to learn, both technically and professionally

Strong analytical and problem solving skills

Good team working skills and ability to work in a distributed global team environment

Ability to work on a fast-pace environment

Flexible and able to deliver quality results in the required timeframe

Citi Canada is an equal opportunity employer. Accordingly, we will make accommodations to respond to the needs of people with disabilities (including, without limitation, physical and mental health disabilities) during the recruitment process and otherwise in accordance with law. Individuals who view themselves as Aboriginals, members of visible minority or racialized communities, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.


+ Bachelors degree/University degree or equivalent experience

+ Masters degree preferred

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


**Job Family Group:**



**Job Family:**

Applications Development


**Time Type:**

Full time


Citi is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

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Posted: 2022-05-13 Expires: 2022-06-12

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