Senior Backend Developer - C12

Belfast, United Kingdom
02 Aug 2022
01 Sep 2022
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Institutional Clients Group (ICG)

Uno Trade Surveillance Platform, Markets Risk & Control Technology Group

Job Context

We are looking to hire an experienced backend developer and technologist to join our team, part of the Citi's Markets Risk & Control Technology Group, working on a Trade Surveillance platform used across multiple businesses within our Institutional Clients Group.

With a broad knowledge of different web programming languages, patterns and architecture designs, you will take on a hands-on role in developing and leading the web layer for the platform.

You will work with the backend developers, business analysts and product managers as your key stakeholders to ensure we are meeting their requirements to develop and drive highly interactive User Interface.

This is an exciting opportunity to work on an important project for the group, which will have huge impact on the business and our future design in this area.

Job Background

We believe the future's here, right here with us. Home to where we define, ideate, develop, and distribute production-ready financial solutions of far-reaching impact. And right now, the door's open to direct the future of our technology for a truly global client base. This means collaborating with the keenest minds in software engineering, web development, microservices, and more. Doers looking to bring the next bold ideas to life for a fascinating array of clients - investing, trading, transacting and surveillance at the forefront of change in markets and economies the world over.

If you have this kind of vision, capable of seeing ahead, of developing a clear path forward in a quest to try the as yet untried, here is the opportunity. In a supported, resource-rich, vibrant co-working environment, part of an ecosystem of globally interconnected labs, realizing a broader mission of enabling growth and economic progress on a scale you won't find anywhere else.
Technical Expertise

Must have
  • Java 8, Spring, SpringBoot, Microservices
  • RESTful APIs, JSON
  • Java APIs like JMS, Spring Cloud features like Feign Client, Service discovery, Hystrix etc
  • SQL & NoSQL technologies (Oracle, Mongo DB, etc.)
  • Elastic Search
  • Messaging technologies like RabbitMQ, Tibco Queue, Apache Kafka etc.
  • HTTP Auth mechanisms, Load balancer like NGINX
  • In-depth knowledge and experience on Design Patterns, SOLID Principles
Nice to have
  • Javascript, HTML, CSS, CSS pre-processors (SASS/SCSS)
  • Frontend frameworks (Angular, React)
  • Evaluate and provide technical solutions to solve a variety of complex and interdependent processes.
  • Build highly resilient and future proof solutions
  • Evaluate and perform POCs on new strategic technical products and applications.
  • As part of the core team, ensure sub-teams adhere to our code quality and testing standards.
  • Contribute to research and suggest for new projects for the UNO and other projects in the group.
Skills & Qualifications
  • 5+ years of relevant experience in Apps Development or systems analysis role
  • Bachelor's degree/University degree or equivalent experience
  • You are familiar with cloud computing concepts and DevOps tools (Docker, Openshift).
  • You have very high development standards, especially for code quality, code reviews, unit testing, continuous integration, and deployment.
  • You have experience deploying fault-tolerant distributed systems on Linux, possibly in a cloud environment
  • You have an appetite for taking on challenges and leveraging new technologies.
  • Has the ability to operate with a limited level of direct supervision
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