Citi EQ Risk: Senior C#/Java Developer in Singapore, Singapore

  • Primary Location: Singapore,Singapore,Singapore

  • Education: Bachelor's Degree

  • Job Function: Technology

  • Schedule: Full-time

  • Shift: Day Job

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • Travel Time: No

  • Job ID: 17062540

Description

Description

Global Equities Technology Department of Citi is currently looking to hire technically focused candidates in Equity Risk team in Canada working on strategic project. The Equity Risk technology platform is undergoing significant investment and growth, and a foundational building block for our next generation platform will be a highly scalable and robust Real-time Risk platform that will analyze and consolidate all trades within Equities for Risk and PL calculation, utilizing distributed Event processing frameworks.

This is an outstanding opportunity for the right candidate to define themselves as a core contributor to the Equities investment strategy and set themselves up for a long and successful career at Citi. The successful candidate will be driving the team, leading the build out of the new platform, and should be highly literate in all aspects of high volume real-time distributed computation.

The candidate will be required to work with front office quants as well as multiple technology teams across the Equities organization to ensure the platform is adopted and utilized correctly.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Build out distributed Derivative Risk systems.

  • Analysis, design, development, testing, support and maintenance of EQ Risk applications.

  • Liaise with global development team to ensure that project needs are addressed.

  • The ideal candidate is adaptable, and a quick learner with a positive attitude.

Qualifications

Required Skills and Abilities

Required:

  • Passionate technologist with strong technical skill.

  • Excellent development skills in C#/Java and distributed computing.

  • Strong Communication Skills.

  • A problem solver capable of lateral thinking and a quick learning

  • Knowledge of Agile development methodologies and experience of applying TDD and BDD best practices.

Desired:

  • Experience in Big Data Frameworks like Apache Storm/ Spark/ Samza.

  • Experience in Risk Front Office Systems, Derivatives Knowledge etc.

  • Experience/Understanding of products such as 29West, Kafka, TIBCO RV & EMS, KDB

  • Experience/Understanding of Sybase, Oracle

  • Hands-on experience on C++ will be a plus.

Business Skills and Experience:

  • Exposure in financial industry with good working experience on Equities Derivatives systems

  • Understanding of the various business processes and flows in Equities business

  • Understanding of Asset classes like Options, Futures, Common Stock

Experience:

  • 6 - 8 years of sound technical and functional experience

  • Pro-active and dynamic individual who is able to perform under pressure in a front-office trading environment

Language Ability:

  • Good oral and written communication skills in English

Education and Qualifications:

  • A university degree preferably in computer science or engineering