Citi Vice President - Apps Dev Technical Specialist: Java/J2EE in Tampa, Florida

  • Primary Location: United States,Florida,Tampa

  • Education: Bachelor's Degree

  • Job Function: Technology

  • Schedule: Full-time

  • Shift: Day Job

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • Travel Time: No

  • Job ID: 16054542


About Citi

Citi, the leading global bank, has approximately 200 million customer accounts and does business in more than 160 countries and jurisdictions. Citi provides consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, transaction services, and wealth management. Our core activities are safeguarding assets, lending money, making payments and accessing the capital markets on behalf of our clients.

Citi’s Mission and Value Proposition at explains what we do and Citi Leadership Standards at explain how we do it. Our mission is to serve as a trusted partner to our clients by responsibly providing financial services that enable growth and economic progress. We strive to earn and maintain our clients’ and the public’s trust by constantly adhering to the highest ethical standards and making a positive impact on the communities we serve. Our Leadership Standards is a common set of skills and expected behaviors that illustrate how our employees should work every day to be successful and strengthens our ability to execute against our strategic priorities.

Diversity is a key business imperative and a source of strength at Citi. We serve clients from every walk of life, every background and every origin. Our goal is to have our workforce reflect this same diversity at all levels. Citi has made it a priority to foster a culture where the best people want to work, where individuals are promoted based on merit, where we value and demand respect for others and where opportunities to develop are widely available to all.

Function Overview:

The Clearance and Settlement group within the Capital Markets Operations Technology (CMOT) Cash Securities department is focused on delivering best in class solutions to Citi’s Operations in the areas of Settlement feeds, and Journal entries routing.

With business growing in all regions, Operations needs capability to view global positions in one place and be able to effectively use these for smooth day-to-day functionality, complying with regulations and also gaining a competitive edge. The group works with partners from across the globe to leverage off our best practices and global technology platform.

Purpose of the Role:

Excellent Java/J2EE server side programming and should have hands on experience on Oracle/PL/SQL. Knowledge on any middleware technology and knowledge of Investment banking /brokerage domain is a must.

JASPER development resource for Smith Barney migration to CGMI-505 Broadridge. Responsible for technical design, development, unit testing, and for any bug-fixes during SIT/UAT phase

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assigned to work on varying project assignments & tasks individually or as part of a team

  • Face-off to business PM & BA for day-2-day execution

  • Provide development oversight for project team in terms of architecture compliance, interface design & review

  • Should be able to contribute to the high level design discussion with onsite teams.

  • Should be able to lead a team in need basis and help them in their day to day tasks.

  • Should be able to contribute towards code review and process improvement methods especially around Unit testing, Single click deployment and improving test coverage.

  • Develop, analyze, enhance, maintain and interpret code

  • Develop & test functions, identify system problems, recommend solutions

  • Provide support to the CMOT Test Team to complete functional testing

  • Provide support pre/post project implementation

  • Conduct problem analysis and root cause investigation

  • Provide support across the full software development lifecycle (analysis, design, estimation, planning, development, unit test, user test, coordination, release and pre/post implementation support)


Previous Experience:

  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in Software Industry

  • Proven ability to translate user requirements into direct system solutions

  • Prior delivery experience within Finance domain preferably Cash Securities

  • Proven ability to manage multiple project deliveries across global team or vendor team


  • Knowledge of server side programming in Java/J2EE

  • Excellent Oracle/PL/SQL skills.

  • Knowledge of Oracle or some other RDBMS development/understanding

  • Knowledge of Spring framework, XML, XSD Schemas and UNIX.

  • Good SDLC experience/knowledge

  • 5+ years of experience in Resource Mgt., and Vendor Mgt.

  • The position is based in Tampa and is required to review the day to day delivery work, ensuring a robust process implementation, identifying project/program delivery risks and work on risk mitigation.

  • Candidate will work independently and should be self-motivated. He may be asked to represent the organization to third parties.

  • Applies skills and knowledge of the business to develop creative solutions to meet client and business needs.

  • The candidate will work with complex and variable issues with substantial potential impact, weighing various alternatives and balancing potentially conflicting needs

  • Requires good analytical skills in order to filter, prioritize and validate potentially complex material from multiple sources


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science & Engineering. Master’s Degree in Computer Science & Engineering is a plus.