Citi Senior Java Analyst Developer - FXLM Technology - Velocity (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: 18062440


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, java analyst developer to work in a new Mississauga based server 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.

  • Senior development role on a critical application

  • Requirements capture, analysis and design on the e-commerce platform

  • Work with the GUI team to realize flow interaction, and communication interfaces

  • Testing and UA coordination

  • Liaison with the global business, support and development teams

  • Troubleshoot performance and scalability issues

  • Third line support of the platform during trading hours

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

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

  • Gain knowledge of FX electronic trading

  • Use of latest java technologies


Required Skills and experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree Computer Science/Engineering or related field

  • Total technical experience requirements are 5+ Yrs. Server-side development

  • Very strong core java 1.7/1.8

  • Spring/Hibernate

  • Multi-threading

  • Solid understanding of OO principles

  • Unix/Linux experience

  • Relational database concepts and knowledge in SQL

Nice to have :

  • FIX protocol, Socket’s API, middleware’s such as Tibco EMS, Tibco RV, Solace

  • Excellent communication skills (there is a requirement to be trader and sales facing)

  • Passion for technology, especially Java

  • Self-motivated and a desire to progress your career

  • Flexible and adaptive, team player

  • Excellent analytical and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to work well under pressure, prioritize work and well organized

  • Comfortable in presenting suggestions for change and or improving work flow

  • Ability to pick up new concepts and apply the knowledge.

  • Understanding of financial concepts

  • Knowledge of FX is desirable

  • Experience of working with large financial software systems

  • Knowledge of e-trading or ecommerce applications is desirable

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.