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VP Product Developer

Job Req ID 22472683 Primary Location Singapore, Singapore Job Category Product Management and Development
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Rates & Currencies Product team is focused on delivering product solutions and project management to the Sales & Trading business.

We are committed to hiring the brightest and best techno-functional experts and in return can offer roles that will require direct business interaction on projects covering electronic trading, Risk management and implementation of complex derivative systems.

eDealer is the core trading platform, used by the FXLM business, encompassing wide range of products from FX & MM to Fixed Income & Derivatives. The system is built by an inhouse team and is implemented in over 80+ countries. It manages the entire workflow cycle starting from STP from exchanges/trading platforms,  calculating PnL & Risk and feed downstream systems for settlement, accounting and financial reporting.

This job offers an abundant opportunity for the right individual to showcase their creativity & business knowledge in providing system solutions to the trading & sales business.  

Key Responsibilities

  • Work as a product manager for the eDealer platform & transform it by moving to Citi's analytical libraries
  • Work on implementation and roll-out to replace existing valuation method to Citi Rates quantitative models
  • Deliver innovative pricing, trade execution and reporting capabilities for traders & sales.
  • The individual will be the interface between business stakeholders and the development team covering all phases of the software development lifecycle from requirement gathering to production rollout.
  • The individual will partner with development, business and support teams to build an understanding of the varied and complex business functionality supported by Citigroup financial systems.
  • This is a hands-on role that will offer exposure to the full testing life cycle, whilst working closely with the front office business and development teams across the globe.
  • Build and maintain application and functional knowledge to show-case system features to user base
  • Assist in creating functional enhancement documents, prioritize them with the business, explain them to the development team & then execute User Acceptance Testing scripts to ensure quality delivery of software solution to the business
  • Work on the release management process for eDealer ensuring that enhancements delivered are tested, required documentation are in place and ensure zero defects raised in internal and external audits.
  • Collaborate and partner closely with program managers, development leads, test leads and production support teams to ensure that software is specified and tested to highest quality.
  • Second line support (investigation of problems that front-line support cannot resolve)

Key Relationships:

  • Close interaction with the Traders in the Hubs and Local Markets globally
  • Chennai based development centre
  • FX & Rates Support teams
  • Cross functional team of Operations, Middle Office and other IT personnel

Knowledge/Experience:

  • At least 10 years of relevant experience in the financial services industry.
  • Excellent analytical skills, with strong prior experience & understanding of financial products, risk management processes, platforms and capabilities.
  • Excellent knowledge of Foreign Exchange and Interest Rate products.
  • Knowledge of Emerging Markets and their peculiarities, nuances.
  • Excellent project management capabilities. 
  • Demonstrate expertise on delivering medium-large global projects to traders without time/cost overruns.
  • Experience in building excel based pricing models would be a strong plus.

Skills:

  • MS Office and in particular, expert Excel skills with VBA.
  • Intermediate/Expert on financial market calculations (e.g. FX, interest rates, NPV, Bond Pricing etc.)
  • Intermediate/Expert on Agile development platforms.  Conversant with the development lifecycle and tools used (e.g. JIRA, Kanban, Scrum boards etc.)

Competencies

  • Systematic, disciplined and analytical approach to testing and problem solving
  • Ability to persuade and influence staff at all levels, with diplomatic but assertive approach in dealing with people
  • Excellent communication and stakeholder management skills with a proactive attitude, always seeking opportunities to add value
  • Experienced in working on multiple issues & enhancements in parallel
  • Demonstrate Creativity and Curiosity in/outside work.
  • Demonstrated passion to own a product, with a dogged focus on the user experience. 
  • Politically astute with sound judgment.  Build effective working relationships across multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Have a strong moral compass and a governance/controls mind-set.  Proactively identify, escalate and manage risks in the process.  Focused on doing the right thing for the bank and its clients.
  • Self-motivated and enthusiastic.  Challenge the status quo.

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Job Family Group:

Product Management and Development

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Job Family:

Product Development

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Time Type:

Full time

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