Citi Vice President - Senior Developer - Volatility Trading 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: 17039796

Description

Department Overview:

The Delta One Team has the objective of creating operational efficiency through systems/process reengineering, metrics analysis, automation and off shoring across all areas of the Firm. The Team comprises individuals with backgrounds in Project Management, business integration and process reengineering.

The Delta One Project Team functions as Change Agents for the Firm, facilitating value-added change in an effective and cost efficient manner, and are involved in the full project lifecycle from inception through to analysis, testing and implementation of the solution.

The team work with the Delta One business to challenge existing business models and operating structures and to help identify ideas and opportunities that enable the Firm to achieve its goals.

Business Overview:

Citi is a worldwide leader focused on helping institutional and high net worth clients meet their financial goals. The Institutional Client Group (ICG) leverages its sales, trading and award-winning research into a global force focusing on the customer. The Delta One Project Team supports the Business, Middle Office and Finance teams across a range of products traded by the Delta One desks. The role provides an opportunity to become involved in a wide variety of initiatives, both strategic and tactical in nature, and to play an integral role in the expansion of a high profile business.

Job Overview:

Senior Project Manager and Business Analyst to join the Delta One Project team which consists of people across London, New York and Hong Kong . The primary responsibility of the successful candidate will be to work on high status projects with particular focus on business requirements for the Delta One Front Office globally and remediating the processes and pain points of the Delta One Middle Office.

The primary scope of work includes:

  • Managing projects end-to-end

  • Gathering and documenting requirements

  • Completing process reviews

  • Re-engineering existing workflows

  • Migration planning

  • Co-ordination of user testing

  • Providing implementation/post-implementation project support

  • Completing post project reviews and benefits measurement

This will require frequent interaction with people at many levels of the organization, from junior analysts to senior management, across multiple departments including the Front Office Business, Middle Office, Finance, Compliance, Technology, and external vendors. This is a diverse and challenging role in a fast growing business with exposure to many product types and markets in an environment that encourages change and an organisation with an outstanding reputation. The successful candidate will report into the Global Head of the Delta One Project team and will have the opportunity to progress their career across products and the region - if the candidate desires.

Qualifications

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ability to handle complex projects independently. Highly organized with a capability of working with a large number of regional and global teams – both in technology and in business

  • Resolve day-day project issues and conflicting workload priorities

  • Report project statuses, next steps and issues/risks to stakeholders and sponsors

  • Business analysis effort to deliver projects:

  • Requirements gathering to Citi standards

  • Impact analysis of Technology/Process Change

  • Assisting and supporting user community with change management

  • Producing test cases and managing full end to end user acceptance testing

  • Coordinating testing across multiple areas, products and regions with project counterparts

  • Critically analyze the existing workflows with an aim to re-engineer wherever possible

  • Guide, mentor and direct other junior team members

Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required:

Experience:

  • Significant Business Analysis/Project Management experience across the full project lifecycle (requirements, design, development, testing and deployment)

  • Proven delivery record of multiple medium - large scale change projects and programmes involving process change and technology enhancements

  • Projects involving end-to-end business flows within an Investment Bank or similar financial organization: Front, Middle and Back Office exposure, particularly in the Delta One space, and detailed knowledge of swap lifecycle is important

  • Understanding of applicable regulatory constraints and experience in delivering regulatory projects

  • Front to back experience in building and operating a high volume DMA to Swap business across all markets is desirable

  • Some experience of programme management and coordination of multiple projects also desirable

Skill set requires evidence of:

  • Problem-solving and facilitation skills

  • Knowledge of the key functions and processes of a Delta One business

  • Coordination of project staff with day-day man management

  • Self-motivation and prioritization of tasks and actions to hit deadlines according to business priorities

  • Strong inter-personal skills

  • Enthusiastic and proactive approach

  • Good attention to detail and relevant product knowledge