Business / Function : ICG
Division : TTS Technology
Function background / context :
Treasury and Trade Solutions (TTS) is an integral part of Citi's Institutional Clients group, serving public sector clients, corporates and financial institutions servicing clients in 160 countries, transacting on over 140 currencies, servicing 81% of the Global Fortune 500 companies and processing over 3 trillion dollars a day in payments
Job Purpose :
We are seeking a resource with strong understanding of Application Infrastructure and Business. Mainly responsible for the coordination and management of application and system releases across various environments from test to production
Key Responsibilities :
Deliver technology solutions to complex, enterprise level programs, managing the design, development, implementation, dependencies, risks and controls elements of the lifecycle
Lead software development teams of both permanent and vendor resources. Both on and offshore
Responsible for building and managing relationships with vendors who supply products and services to Citi and ensuring they meet or exceed their contractual obligations
Lead engineering excellence, continuous integration / delivery rollout and adoption
Lead project and application management standards adherence
Communicate project timelines and milestones; obtain senior management feedback; understand potential technical speed bumps and client’s true concerns / needs
Budget management, including identifying and realising productivity improvements
Manage business / client relationships with the business contacts; build and sustain strong relationships with these client groups
Work with domain Architects and Business Analysts in design & product selection
Will work closely with Quality Control teams to deliver quality projects to agreed schedules
Qualifications and Competencies
Proven track record of successfully managing software development teams
Client centric approach to solution design and delivery
Enthusiastic about building quality software products with world-class people, processes and tools
Proven people management skills and talent development
Experience of managing with an offshore delivery model
Effective negotiation skills, a proactive and 'no surprises' approach in communicating issues
Articulate and effective communicator, both orally and written, with an energetic and approachable style
Ability to contribute in an innovative environment with good analytical and business skills
Knowledge of development technology, Java, C#, SQL, Teamcity, Bitbucket, Big Data, Cloud, etc
Software development experience and technology project management experience
BS / BA degree or equivalent combination of education / experience
Project management certification
Experience of working effectively in matrix organizational structures
Experience with Financial Services technology platforms
8+ years of relevant experience
Citi has had a presence in Ireland since 1965 and was one of the first foreign banks to open an office in Ireland. The company now 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 $1 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.
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.