Commodities Apps Dev Tech Lead Analyst_CMD Client Services & Data Tech Lead (Java)

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Commodities Apps Dev Tech Lead Analyst_CMD Client Services & Data Tech Lead (Java)-19037160

Job Description:

•Job Title: Commodities CMD Client  Services & Data Tech Lead  (Java)

•Business: Commodities Technology 

•Division: Global Market Technology

•Grade/Level: C13 

•Reporting to: Commodities Market Data Lead (London) 

•Location: Pune, India

Job Purpose:

•As a senior Java (on Unix) Developer/Architect in the Global Commodities Market Data team, the candidate will be involved in Designing, Developing ,Maintaining and enhancing a large-scale Market Data system and client facing services (including Comdata, PG and IPT services) and will own all client facing services

•He will be involved in building a strategic data platform used across the commodities business catering to a future state

•The candidate will be expected to work very closely with traders , quantitative analysts and other downstreams across our global locations and lead the delivery of the solutions for automated and interactive market data publication and distribution systems

•We are looking for someone who is very strong technically and is capable of working in a very agile environment with an emphasis on software craftsmanship

•Able to do proactive capacity planning, design for future keeping in mind various organizational initiatives and mandates

•The candidate will not be limited to Java tech stack and will be required to involve in POCs on emerging technologies and integration opportunities with Citi mandated tools and technologies

Job Background/Context:

•The successful candidate will be very detail-oriented, forward looking, assertive and should have a very strong stakeholder management skills in addition to an proven track record of delivery

•Strong communication is also important for this role

•A demonstrably strong technology understanding, and architecting skills combined with business understanding will be required by the successful candidate

•Sense of ownership and ability to lead in crisis situations is expected

•A background in Commodities and/or market env data is a must

•Should have good exposure to design and development on Information Security, Interface building etc.

•Good understanding of Software development lifecycles and automation tools/devOps is mandated

•Understanding of Citi Standards and Change management process is required

•Should be selfstarter and be able to challenge status quo

Key Responsibilities:

•Working closely with key stakeholders in front office, middle office, quantitative analysis, and market risk to define and develop strategic, stable and resilient solutions in an agile environment

•Own and drive the platform’s overall design and architecture for futuristic Market Data API

•Collaborating with other global Commodities technology teams and more widely across markets technology

•Developing and maintaining very strong relationships with Front Office stakeholders

•Since the platform is already in production the candidate will also be required to work and resolve stability issues and production breaks leading to development

•Understand, adheare and adopt standard CITI development model and tools for quality and productivity 

•Should help build a future ready technology centric team/organisation 

Development Value:

•An ideal opportunity to expand and/or enhance financial products knowledge in the global securities sector 

•Opportunity to be involved at the very early stages of a new strategic front-office platform

•DataScience and analytics



•TechStack: Java,Swing,JabaBeans, Struts, JMX, JMS, EMS, Unix (shell scripting), Json &XML, AngularJS (exposure),Webservice & protocalls , Python (exposure)

•Tools: Jnuit, Jmeter, Teamcity, Eclips, Hibernate etc.

•Database: Oracle – PlSql (mandatory) In memory DB like KDB exposure is a plus 

•Has good understanding and drive for designing for future, interface desiging, loosly couple architecture and design aspects for performant and scalable system 

•Excellent written and verbal communication skills

•Strong background in software architecture, design, programming practices, knowledge of design patterns and SOLID principles

•Must be able to lead from technology desing and development front and demonstrate ownership

•Proven expertise in development of front office solutions and knowledge of capital market data is key

•Delivery Focused – ability to manage both large and small projects end to end

•Understanding of tools like Autosys, Teamcity, JIRA is required 

•Contribute beyond the team boundaries and involve in the inititiative as applicable 


•Relevant education to degree level and/or relevant practical experience


4 October 2019
Location: India Marche Pune
Work type:
Full time
Banking and Financial Services
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