Storage Engineer

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Storage Engineer-18072891

Overview of Citi:


Citi has had a presence in Ireland since 1965 and was one of the first foreign banks to open an office in Dublin.



Citi employs over 2300 people in Dublin. Due to the variety of the products and businesses in Ireland we can truly offer candidates a world of opportunities and encourage internal mobility and learning and development.



Here, we are fuelled by technology. Technology that processes 380,000 equity orders, 1.6 million capital market trades and $3 trillion in cash and securities every day. Technology that enables us to work across time zones and the cultural, physical and linguistic borders that separate the 160 countries we work in.



Citi Dublin is one of Citi’s Core Software engineering sites, developing scalable solutions to support Citi’s global network.  We are challenged by the most demanding clients in the world to constantly improve and innovate our global financial software solutions. Our systems are nothing without exceptional people to run them – and here, we invest heavily in both. You can be part of one of the strongest IT teams in the industry.



Team/Position Overview:


The Chief Technology Office (CTO) is responsible for the firm’s overall Information Technology strategy. Our mission is to optimize our IT environment by standardizing production platforms, reducing complexity, and introducing innovative solutions that provide new business capabilities, reduce total cost of ownership and create a competitive advantage for Citi.



Citigroup Architecture and Technology Engineering (CATE) is an organization comprising; Enterprise Architecture, Infrastructure Engineering and Design, Application Development Engineering, Emerging Technology and Technology Vendor Management.


CATE’s goal is to improve IT’s time to market and the effectiveness of our IT environment and processes. The approach is to integrate the disciplines of Architecture, Development Engineering and Infrastructure Engineering to maximize the consistency and quality of these services and to accelerate the adoption of technologies that provide competitive advantage to our businesses.
The group is truly global in nature, spread across North America, Europe and Asia and provides solutions to the whole of Citi. 



The Storage Engineering team within CATE is responsible for the engineering lifecycle for all centralized / shared storage technologies including SAN arrays, fabrics, NAS, Backup and archival and software defined file, block and object ecosystems.




Key Responsibilities:


  • This role sits within the engineering group with Storage Engineering and will take responsibility for building next generation self service storage and operational recovery services by leveraging off the shelf vendor products such as EMC Scale IO, S3 Object Storage, Actifio, Netbackup, etc.
  • Self-service applications, as well as reporting applications for core technologies within Citi's global SAN, NAS and Backup environments are also in scope.
  • You will be responsible for requirements gathering, platform selection, design, development, testing and deployment, as well as ongoing maintenance.
  • You will work as part of a truly global team across Singapore, New Jersey and Dallas.


Experience and Skills:

  • Basic understanding of  storage and backup technologies  and enterprise experience
  • Extensive years of combined software development experience in Java, c#, c++, NodeJS, Python, or Golang
  • Extensive years with Golang
  • Object Oriented Programming
  • Asynchronous programming
  • Regular Expressions
  • Web UI development with Javascript, HTML, CSS, AngularJS 1.x
  • REST API services development
  • Source control with Git
  • Agile development experience
  • Published open source software on



Additional valuable skills:

  • ElasticSearch REST API and Search concepts
  • Extracting text and metadata from documents using Apache Tika




What we Offer:



As well as a competitive salary and consideration for a yearly discretionary bonus Citi offer;

  • Competitive paid annual leave
  • A non-contributory pension scheme with strong employer contributions
  • Life assurance cover
  • Citi fully covers medical insurance for all employees with generous day to day benefits as well as hospital cover
  • Citi also supports a further education policy
  • Wellness program - on site Occupational Health Centre plus a series of informative talks on topical health related subjects
  • Tax Saver and Bike to Work Schemes
  • Opportunity to work in a flexible environment where the business can support



At Citi, we pride ourselves on our ability to offer employees a number of lifestyle benefits including an on-site restaurant, coffee dock and shop, a subsidised gym and subsidised social clubs and societies.



Citi boasts a large diversity framework and network which encourages inclusion in the workforce as well as participation in a wide variety of initiatives and events. We also pride ourselves on our engagement with the local community from a Corporate Social Responsibility perspective.



Citi offers employees a competitive benefits package as well as extra additional perks such as corporate discounts and memberships.           Exceptional candidates who do not meet these criteria may be considered for the role provided they have the necessary skills and experience.



Exceptional candidates who do not meet these criteria may be considered for the role provided they have the necessary skills and experience.


Valuing Diversity:

Demonstrates an appreciation of a diverse workforce. Appreciates differences in style or perspective and uses differences to add value to decisions or actions and organisational success.



Citi is an Equal Opportunities Employer


20 December 2018
Location: Ireland Dublin
Work type:
Full time
Banking and Financial Services
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

Only direct applications will be considered.

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