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Technology Lead Java (AVP)

Job Req ID 21306862 Primary Location Irving, Texas; Tampa, Florida Job Category Management Development Programs
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Job Summary:

Risk & Control technology within GFT is responsible for implementation of strategic solutions to manage compliance risk for Laws, Rules and Regulations (LRR), Policies, Assessments, risk assurance and reporting. There are many initiatives and journeys being started with objective to build target state solution through agile development process with multi-year deliverables and committed regulatory milestones. As part of these journeys, we are also responsible for working with various groups and teams from business systems, central data team and CDO to acquire data from business systems, perform data transformation and aggregation, and DQ validation of critical data elements (CDEs). We are also required to align ourselves with Citi enterprise-wide technology strategy, procedures and standards in the design and architecture of our compliance risk functions. We are expected to manage all inter-dependencies with other systems and integration with horizontal functions within risk & control to enable compliance risk users to effectively manage and monitor issues, breaches, and escalations across the firm.


  • 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

  • Responsible for overall deliverables by managing business expectations with effective Program and project management, team management with onsite and offshore resource strategy and working closely with stakeholders from interdependent systems, infrastructure, common services team.

  • Responsible for owning and managing the entire development process starting with analysis, design, construction, testing, and implementation as well as provide user and operational support

  • 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

  • Appetite to learn and adopt new technologies, and ready to absorb rapid changes with changing business processes and requirements.

  • Ability to effectively influence and socialize potential proposals and solutions with senior management and business stakeholders and share the same with members of development.

  • Ensure essential procedures are followed and help define operating standards and processes

  • Ability to co-ordinate teams across multiple locations and countries and resolve potential conflicts, and other competing priorities within the teams

  • Acts as SME and a leader to senior stakeholders and /or other team members.

  • 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.


  • 2-5 years of experience in enterprise application development

  • Require in-depth knowledge and hands-on experience in Java, JEE, and UI/UX technologies

  • Experience in implementation of Microservices

  • Experience in data architecture, data analytics and database technologies with application design reporting and dashboard

  • Experience in relational databases Oracle, SQL, MongoDB experience in managing unstructured data and Analytics and reporting in BigData and Snowflake.

  • Experience in systems analysis and programming of software applications

  • Experience in managing and implementing successful projects

  • Working knowledge of consulting/project management techniques/methods

  • Ability to work under pressure and manage deadlines or unexpected changes in expectations or requirements

  • Banking and Financial experience is preferred


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience


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Management Development Programs


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Time Type:

Full time


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