We are looking for an exceptional technically-focussed Vice President to lead the Equity Risk Derived Market Data group in Warsaw.
As a key part of the global Equity Risk technology team, you will have a technical leadership role in one of the key strategic technical projects within Equities and Security Services Technology (ESST).
The Equity Risk technology platform is undergoing significant investment and growth, and within the Data area, we have a huge re-
architecture to undertake to move from our existing C# services to Java. This is an outstanding opportunity for the right candidate to define themselves as a core contributor to the Equities investment strategy and set themselves up for a long and successful career at Citi.
The successful candidate will be driving this team, leading the build out of the new platform and have responsibilities around migration of existing functionality as well as the data.
The candidate will need to have an ability to analyse and resolve data breaks and issues, to ensure a high level of data quality in the new platform.
The candidate will be required to work with front office, quants as well as counterparts in the middle office, managing requirements and work-
loads across the relevant clients. The candidate will also be responsible for the overall growth and management of the Equity Derivatives team within Warsaw. Key Responsibilities :
Hands on and passionate technical lead who can turn requirements into a detailed design, building consensus within the team and delivering to committed timescales
Management responsibilities within the team / site including hiring, mentoring, and fostering a culture of engineering excellence
Can apply expert knowledge of Java and distributed computing to large scale real-time data processing problems
Can apply expert knowledge of RDBMS / NoSQL / time-series / graph data-stores
Build and deploy applications on Cloud and Linux platforms
Ensure Citi Markets and Security Services Technology Development Standards are being met
Drive adoption of recommended common development tools within ESST Data team
Essential Skills :
Experience in leading exceptional technology teams as either a technical lead or architect
Excellent development skills in Java
Experience of NoSQL Big Data platforms
Strong knowledge of Agile development methodologies
Strong Multi-threading experience
Demonstrable understanding of concurrent and distributed design patterns and system architecture
Demonstrable experience of applying TDD and BDD development practices
Desirable Skills :
Experience of contemporary distributed event processing platforms (Storm / Samza / Akka)
Experience of jQuery, AngularJS or nodeJS
Experience of C++ / C# / Python
Experience with Confluence, JIRA, GIT and / or Bitbucket
Experience in TeamCity automated build tools
Experience with SonarCube
Experience of working in a Front Office environment
Experience of Equity Derivative Products & Market Data (Dividends / Volatility)