Citigroup Java/.Net Senior Developer in São Paulo, Brazil
Citigroup Trade Technology has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Apps Developer/Analyst to drive Agile delivery on the Latam Trade applications. This a visible and challenging role as the team you will belong is reporting to the global Tech managers in the Global Trade Technology.
The successful candidate will be a delivery-oriented and technically astute professional leader, with some strategic hands-on ability for remaining current, who contributes to senior strategy. Demonstrated coaching ability with strong communication skills, combine with necessary soft skills to facilitate squad progress is key. Experience and knowledge of software delivery for functionality on loans and discounts is important; knowledge of the Trade business is a plus. Usage of the Project Tracking System or familiarity with project financials forecasting and Agile artifacts. Ensuring clear and measurable metrics in JIRA with dashboards, story points, squad velocity. The overall objective of this role is to implement and actively ensure that the strategic transformation initiatives sponsored by TTS Trade Latam are successfully implemented focused in Brazil as the main country. Bilingual a plus.
Conduct tasks related to feasibility studies, time and cost estimates, IT planning, risk technology, applications development, model development, and establish and implement new or revised applications systems and programs to meet specific business needs or user areas
Monitor and control all phases of development process and analysis, design, construction, testing, and implementation as well as provide user and operational support on applications to business users
Utilize in-depth specialty knowledge of applications development to analyze complex problems/issues, provide evaluation of business process, system process, and industry standards, and make evaluative judgement
Recommend and develop security measures in post implementation analysis of business usage to ensure successful system design and functionality
Consult with users/clients and other technology groups on issues, recommend advanced programming solutions, and install and assist customer exposure systems
Ensure essential procedures are followed and help define operating standards and processes
Serve as advisor or coach to new or lower level analysts
Key contributor to deliver Trade Latam deliverables
Planning and managing of application development assignments generally involving large budgets, cross functional projects or multiple projects. This includes effectively understanding and analyzing both technical and business risks and impact.
Evaluate new IT developments and evolving business requirements and recommend appropriate systems alternatives and/or enhancements to current systems by analyzing business processes, systems and industry standards
Ensure design and code reviews, and provide documented guidance aligned to sprint plans and timelines. Be part of the design review board that will focus on the design process, search for generic patterns, and, at the same time, share best practices across the organization.
Ensure SDLC and PTS project financials with Agile artifacts are timely and adhere to ICG and TTS Standards Implement
Acts as SME to senior stakeholders and /or other team members.
Demonstrate the ability to implement continuous improvement and the induction of new technology. Demonstrate examples of influence in scrum teams beyond your own area of focus.
Resolve issues that have impact beyond own area and apply in-depth understanding of concepts and procedures within own area and basic knowledge of other areas
Has the ability to operate with a limited level of direct supervision. Can exercise independence of judgement and autonomy.
Appropriately assess risk when business decisions are made, demonstrating particular consideration for the firm's reputation and safeguarding Citigroup, its clients and assets, by driving compliance with applicable laws, rules and regulations, adhering to Policy, applying sound ethical judgment regarding personal behavior, conduct and business practices, and escalating, managing and reporting control issues with transparency, as well as effectively supervise the activity of others and create accountability with those who fail to maintain these standards.
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field and 7+ years development experience
Knowledge and experience with test automation, preferably Selenium.
Agile knowledge in both Developer and Scrum Master roles
Exceptional communication (verbal and written) and interpersonal skills with a remarkable ability to influence cross-functionally without direct authority
Results-orientation and strong sense of urgency with proven leadership skills who thrives in high expectation situations involving multiple stakeholders across a matrixed organization
Resilient, able to approach problems from different angles and identify the most adequate solutions
Results-driven and data centric
Ability to build key relationships at all levels and reach consensus despite differing goals and priorities
Good presentation skills
Demonstrated ability to both work independently and partner with virtual teams
Development experience in legacy technologies such as VB, Delphi, SQL is a plus
Capable of building, articulating, and presenting new ideas to technical, non-technical, and business communities.
Proven track record of delivering high standards and successful technical projects / programs using Agile
Experience in delivering projects within a complex financial services environment
Should be able to develop some code and self-contribute.
Proven interpersonal skills with ability to partner and influence across organizational lines
Proven ability of using complex analytical, interpretive and problem-solving techniques
Nice to Have:
Professional learning / certification preferred: PMI-PMP
3+ years of experience in relevant and new technologies.
Bilingual a plus (English / Spanish /Portuguese)
Bachelor's degree/University degree or equivalent experience
Master's degree preferred
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