is for an Application Developer to work in the FX Technology Team based in
Toronto. The team are responsible for all Front Office facing
applications: Pricing, Risk, and Electronic Trading. Each developer is involved
in the complete project lifecycle from requirements analysis and to design and
Technology is focused on delivering IT solutions to the FX and Local Markets
Sales & Trading business. We have around 400 people with the core of our
development effort based in the financial hubs of London, New York and
Singapore where we face off directly to the trading desks. Our core strength is
providing the technical expertise and software development skills that directly
affect the ability of our business to generate revenue and several of our
client facing applications such as Citi FX Velocity and FX Click are leaders in
their respective markets. We are committed to hiring the brightest and best
technical experts and in return can offer roles with direct business
interaction on projects from electronic and algorithmic trading to grid based
computation of real-time risk metrics.
Distribution and Deal Acceptance Technology Team is one of the most exciting
and fast-paced teams within FXLM Technology and is responsible for delivering
the electronic Trading technology platform for the eFX business. The team are
directly integrated with the Trading Desk and Quants, and deliver technology
covering the major liquid instruments such as FX Spot, FX Forwards, Precious
Metals and NDF. The team’s responsibilities extend to all aspects of the
electronic trading domain, including market connectivity, market data
distribution and Co-Lo Infrastructure. The Price Distribution and Deal
Acceptance platform is used by a wide range of clients such as external
clients, ECNs, internal Spot desks, Internal Options desks, and our own Single
Dealer trading platform (Velocity).
looking to hire a senior Java Developer to join the FX Price Distribution and
Deal Acceptance project which is a core part of the global eTrading technology
team. The role requires a high level of expertise in developing efficient,
low-latency Java code that is highly fault-tolerant to ensure our business
continues to operate 24/5.5. We are looking for a candidate that understands
how to build and design highly concurrent software in an architecture that is
appropriate for e-Trading applications. The role will require constant dialogue
with the business and Quant teams, and designing, developing and testing highly
performant java code in an agile fashion for deployment into our co-located
provides a good opportunity for the successful candidate to work on a project
closely aligned to the FX business with direct PnL impact.
Technology is a global team covering a wide range of front office applications
and this role would give a solid foundation in one of our key projects.
common architecture and approach across the group means there are many
opportunities for career growth and mobility within our team.
3 years commercial Java development experience; ideally having more, which
could be in another OO language (i.e. C++, C#).
developing low-latency, high performance software in Java
experience working within an eFX Technology Team is preferable
individual with experience of working in a desk facing role.
designing and developing distributed systems using a range of middleware
Systems Technologies – Messaging, Caching, Database. (Tibco RV preferred)
of computing science fundamentals – concurrency, algorithms, operating systems,
and tools to produce well written low defect rate code.
understanding of the FX trading business or related areas (e.g. Equities high
frequency trading) preferred
aptitude for analysis and problem solving
written and verbal communication skills
degree in a mathematical or scientific subject from a top tier University
planning and organizational skills
Citi Canada is an equal opportunity
employer. Accordingly, we will make accommodations to respond to the needs of
people with disabilities (including, without limitation, physical and mental
health disabilities) during the recruitment process and otherwise in accordance
with law. Individuals who view themselves as Aboriginals, members of visible
minority or racialized communities, and people with disabilities are encouraged
|Location:||Canada Ontario Mississauga|
Banking and Financial Services
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.
Only direct applications will be considered.