JavaScript and HTML5 Senior Developer

JavaScript and HTML5 Senior Developer

  • Primary Location: Singapore,Singapore,Singapore
  • Other Location: Asia Pacific, Europe, Middle East, and Africa, Latin America; Canada
  • Education: Bachelor's Degree
  • Job Function: Technology
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Employee Status: Regular
  • Travel Time: No
  • Job ID: 17033081


Description

Job Purpose / Context:
Citi's FXLM technology group supports the front office technology operations of one of the world's largest capital market businesses.  Our talented technology group is looking for a hands-on, C#, WPF, JavaScript and HTML5 senior developer to design and develop Greenfield and existing applications for their Singapore based development team on our award winning Citi Velocity platform.
Citi Velocity is a best in-class, state of the art, proprietary ecommerce platform. It deploys cutting edge technology and innovation to offer a slick, dynamic and rich end user experience. By leveraging Citi's global footprint with world-class innovation, we are giving our clients unprecedented access to our capital markets intelligence, multi-asset real-time execution and post-trade service.
This is a great opportunity for a self-starter with excellent development & communication skills to drive the next generation of GUI applications for the global FXLM business.
Job Responsibilities / Role:
  • Senior development role on a critical application
  • Requirements capture, analysis and design on the ecommerce platform
  • Work with the server team to realize flow interaction, and communication interfaces
  • Testing and QA coordination
  • Liaison with the global business, support and development teams
  • Troubleshoot performance and scalability issues
  • Third line support of the platform during trading hours
  • Close interaction with the business product manager and other internal business users covering FX trading
Job Opportunities:
  • Will be able to acquire an excellent knowledge of the FX  flow & derivatives business domain
  • Gain knowledge of FX  e-Trading


Qualifications

Basic Qualification:
  • Bachelor's degree
Technical Skills Required:
  • Min. 2+ years Web Development experience
  • Min. 2+ years full-stack development experience
  • NET 3.5/4.x Application Hosting Platforms
  • Min. 2+ years' experience in HTML5, CSS, JavaScript across multiple libraries
  • Single Page Application design (ex. Angular, Knockout, React.js)
  • Experience in developing Single Page JavaScript
  • Familiarity with key technology concepts such as MVVM
  • Multithreaded Programming
  • Solid understanding of OO principles
  • Experience working in a finance technology team
  • Strong understanding of the Software Development Life Cycle
  • Visual Studio Team Editions
  • Experience with modern software development practices (test-driven development, Agile continuous integration)
  • Strong understanding of computer science fundamentals, including algorithms, complexity analysis, data structures, problem solving
  • Experience refactoring code, evolving architectures, and Unit Testing
  • Nice to have: FIX protocol, Socket's API, middleware's such as Tibco EMS, Tibco RV
Non-Technical Skills Required:
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A team player
  • An enthusiastic 'can do' approach
  • A positive and pro-active attitude
  • A history of delivering against agreed objectives
  • Willingness to learn
  • Experience with working in large teams
  • Self-motivated and a desire to progress your career
  • Flexible and adaptive, team player
  • Excellent analytical and interpersonal skills
  • Comfortable in presenting suggestions for change and or improving work flow
  • Ability to pick up new concepts and apply the knowledge
  • Understanding of financial concepts
Additional Information / Preferences:
  • Knowledge of FX is desirable
  • Experience of working with large financial software systems
  • Knowledge of e-Trading or ecommerce applications is desirable
  • Excited about modern web development - you have educated opinions about Angular vs React, are familiar with ECMAScript6 and TypeScript, and know that Grunt, Gulp, Bower, Jasmine and Karma aren't just random words