Citigroup Applications Development Intermediate Programmer Analyst in Pune, India
Application / Team Overview:
Lead is required in Pune for the Global Financial Messaging group. This role is critical in managing global financial messaging applications that connect to the SWIFT infrastructure.
The role demands very high level of commitment and sense of accountability and responsibility towards global financial messaging hub applications. Role requires person to be dynamic and very hands on not only in terms of technical knowledge but also in project, change, release, infrastructure, stakeholders and vendor management.
Owing to ever changing regulatory framework in various countries, changes will be very high impact and frequent for these global applications. Candidate should be OK to work in challenging and demanding environment.
Take full accountability and responsibility of global financial messaging hub applications.
Lead all enhancements, changes & bug fixes, while ensuring change management framework is fully complied.
Have very deep sense of security aspects and ensure security reviews and its feedback is incorporated on time in all applications.
Partner with all downstream applications effectively so that any changes could be communicated to them on time and are well managed.
Technically lead a team of highly technical and project management resources and guide them sufficiently for application’s success.
Build strong relationships with partners, team members and all stakeholders.
Report status in concise way to all the stakeholders of global financial messaging team at predefined frequency.
Work as individual contributor as situation demands and work allocation within team / resources.
Work with Technical team and vendors to provide resolution on futuristic SWIFT functional implementation and architectural challenges.
Keep track of projects, programs, release’s (deliveries) and keep statuses aligned with stockholder’s requirement / deadlines.
Detail Role Specifications & Requirements
- Bachelor’s degree (in science, computers, information technology or engineering) or MCA/MCS
Candidate should be willing to work late in the evening India time on need basis in order to interact with US / UK team and to meet urgent requests by Clients.
Technical / Functional Proficiency:
Proficient in basic Java/ J2EE (EJB/JMS) & Oracle PL/SQL.
Experience in complete SDLC (development, testing, deployment and troubleshooting) on UNIX and Windows.
Experience of IBM MQ, IBM WebSphere Application Server, IBM HTTP Server, Oracle, Red Hat AMQ.
Experience in WebServices , SOAP, API development, JAVA MQ API, knowledge of UNIX Shell scripting will be an advantage
Should hold knowledge of CICD tools
Knowledge of security management tools will be an advantage
Good knowledge of SWIFT protocols and interface implementation.
Knowledge of SWIFT FIN/MT messages and ISO20022 formats.
Technically competent, well organized, pro-active and be comfortable discussing issues with business and technical users at all levels
Minimum 8 years of experience in application development and management preferably in payments domain.
Strong leadership experience is required with hands on to manage technical team.
Experience in CICD / DevOps and automated testing tools.
Experience in working with large set-up and businesses globally will be an advantage
L3 support / Production support experience will be an advantage
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