Citi Senior Developer (C#, WPF, JavaScript and HTML5) - FXLM - Gateway Velocity UI (AVP) in Mississauga, Ontario

  • Primary Location: Canada,Ontario,Mississauga

  • Education: Bachelor's Degree

  • Job Function: Technology

  • Schedule: Full-time

  • Shift: Day Job

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • Travel Time: No

  • Job ID: 18073772


Citi’s FXLM technology group supports the front office technology operations of one of the world’s largest capital market businesses. Our talented technology group is looking for a hands-on, C#, WPF, JavaScript and HTML5 senior developer to design and develop Greenfield and existing applications for their London based UI side development team on our award winning Citi Velocity platform.

Citi Velocity is a best in-class, state of the art, proprietary ecommerce platform. It deploys cutting edge technology and innovation to offer a slick, dynamic and rich end user experience. By leveraging Citi’s global footprint with world-class innovation, we are giving our clients unprecedented access to our capital markets intelligence, multi-asset real-time execution and post-trade service.

This is a great opportunity for a self-starter with excellent development & communication skills to drive the next generation of GUI applications for the global FXLM business.


  • Seniordevelopment role on a critical application

  • Requirementscapture, analysis and design on the ecommerce platform

  • Work with the server team to realize flow interaction, andcommunication interfaces

  • Testingand QA coordination

  • Liaisonwith the global business, support and development teams

  • Troubleshootperformance and scalability issues

  • Thirdline support of the platform during trading hours

  • Close interaction with the business product manager andother internal business users covering FX trading

  • Willbe able to acquire an excellent knowledge of the FX flow &derivatives business domain

  • Gainknowledge of FX e-Trading


Required Skills andExperience:

  • Bachelor’sdegree

  • C#and WPF 3+ years

  • Min.2+ years Web Development experience

  • Min.2+ years full-stack development experience

  • NET3.5/4.x Application Hosting Platforms

  • Min.2+ years’ experience in HTML5, CSS, JavaScript across multiplelibraries

  • SinglePage Application design (ex. Angular, Knockout, React.js)

  • Experiencein developing Single Page JavaScript

  • Familiaritywith key technology concepts such as MVVM

  • MultithreadedProgramming

  • Solidunderstanding of OO principles

  • Experienceworking in a finance technology team

  • Strongunderstanding of the Software Development Life Cycle

  • VisualStudio Team Editions

  • Experiencewith modern software development practices (test-driven development, Agilecontinuous integration)

  • Strongunderstanding of computer science fundamentals, including algorithms,complexity analysis, data structures, problem solving

  • Experiencerefactoring code, evolving architectures, and Unit Testing

Nice to have:

  • FIXprotocol, Socket’s API, middleware’s such as Tibco EMS, Tibco RV

  • Excellentcommunication skills

  • Ateam player

  • Anenthusiastic ‘can do’ approach

  • Apositive and pro-active attitude

  • Ahistory of delivering against agreed objectives

  • Willingnessto learn

  • Experiencewith working in large teams

  • Self-motivatedand a desire to progress your career

  • Flexibleand adaptive, team player

  • Excellentanalytical and interpersonal skills

  • Comfortablein presenting suggestions for change and or improving work flow

  • Abilityto pick up new concepts and apply the knowledge.

  • Understandingof financial concepts

  • Knowledgeof FX is desirable

  • Experienceof working with large financial software systems

  • Knowledgeof e-Trading or ecommerce applications is desirable

  • Excitedabout modern web development – you have educated opinions about Angular vsReact, are familiar with ECMA Script6 and TypeScript, and know that Grunt,Gulp, Bower, Jasmine and Karma aren’t just random words

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

Citi is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Minority/Female/Veteran/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.