Citi Citi Equities High Touch COMET Java Developer in Hong Kong

  • Primary Location: HK,Hong Kong,Hong Kong

  • Education: Bachelor's Degree

  • Job Function: Technology

  • Schedule: Full-time

  • Shift: Day Job

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • Travel Time: No

  • Job ID: 17026811


Job Purpose:

We are seeking an enthusiastic and self-motivates candidate who can drive the change. Be a trendsetter in leading a new Delta One platinum initiative. This is an excellent opportunity if you are someone who is looking for working on the flagship Equities trading application, with technologies ranging from Java Core/Swing, Spring, JMS, Distributed cache, JSON, Google protobuf and so on.

Her/his primary role is to work with the technology teams and deliver the solutions for the Equities Delta 1 business users. Her/his primary responsibility would be to Leading the development for the Multi-asset trading application to provide new functional enhancements to facilitate business in capture new Delta1 flow.

Job Background/Context:

  • Candidate will be working for Equities technology business.

  • Equities Tech, within the MSST (Markets and Security Services Technology), is one of the largest tech organizations within ICG O&T.

  • The Delta 1 business operates within the institutional platform (Citi Global Markets Inc.) managing routing and execution for Delta1/Swap/Synthetic Futures slows for the institutional client. Products include Domestic and International cash Equities, Derivatives product swaps. Clients are buy side institutional clients such as Hedge funds, Private equity funds etc.

  • The successful candidate will be responsible for implementing strategic development projects focusing Delta 1 business

  • Candidate will be working with business owners/stakeholders and eco system teams to rollout the new functionality in the current Multi-asset trading system.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work with the Project Manager & Project Lead to understand the business requests

  • Identify potential pitfalls and make recommendations and solutions for proposed Business challenges

  • Understand business requirements, the equity product suite and market to facilitate the build out of solutions in this space in a timely manner.

  • Hands-on role for developing quality technology solutions for a real-time, high volume retail trading apps.

  • Research solutions and engage other team members for SME advice on solutions.

  • Collaborate with other teams on UI and Server side to ensure a seamless and integrated solution.

Development Value:

  • Work with a team of professionals both direct and virtual to clearly define and execute a new strategy for improvements in Private Client Services business and provide them an opportunity to capture new market segment.

  • The role will be highly visible and brings with it exposure to senior management in equities Delta 1 business as well as securities Tech.



  • 5+ years in Enterprise Application Architecture and Development

  • Java Skills: Core Java, Swing, Spring, Java Beans, JMS, JDBC, RMI

  • Database: Sybase preferred

  • Middleware/AppServer: TIB EMS, IBM MQ Series/J2EE JMS

  • Knowledge of FIX and familiarity with any fix engine.

Essential Skills:

  • Strong Analytical skills

  • 5+ years of software development experience with Core Java and web technologies

  • Experience of working on Core trading applications and OMSs

  • Ability to multi-task & liaise with business, tech teams & other developers.

Desirable Skills:

  • Knowledge of Global Multi-asset trading business models for Prop and Customer flows.

  • Familiarity with Trade capture and trade booking process.