Citi Apps Dev Technical Specialist in Irving, Texas

  • Primary Location: United States,Texas,Irving

  • Education: Bachelor's Degree

  • Job Function: Technology

  • Schedule: Full-time

  • Shift: Day Job

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • Travel Time: Yes, 10 % of the Time

  • Job ID: 15103333


Primary Responsibilities:

• Design and construction of Java-based Next Generation application frameworks

• Provide Technical Leadership to more junior programmers to brainstorm and design solutions

• Participate in technical discussions / brainstorming sessions and designs and contribute ideas and strategies to enhance core platform products

• Interface with Application Teams to explain core Platform features, understand and address application team design/development pain points, and find / propose corresponding solutions

• Research and evaluate new technologies from Open source and Vendor products

• Develop quick Proof Of Concepts to materialize innovative technical ideas

• Work closely with Architects to make sure Platform is in-line with the company's technology roadmap and design charters.

• Provide bug fixes and level-3 support to troubleshoot Production problems

• Responsible for designing and developing Platform components that are adopted and reused across 40 countries.

• Responsible for interfacing with JFP users to understand the need and guide users into using JFP in a recommended approach

• This role is also responsible for leading junior developers and guiding them to delivery of work

• Provides support for JFP users during testing and even post-production phases. •Interface with Business and Requirements team on functional analysis

• Support the Quality Assurance team during Product Test phase

• Support Business during System Integration Test and User Acceptance Test phases


• Bachelor's degree in a computer related field

• 7+ Years of experience in designing and constructing complex software systems

• Sound experience in Java Enterprise and Cloud computing technologies

• Good experience in client-side architecture and mobile development

• Important: Strong in cross-channel architecture, responsive web design, and client-side technologies, including but not limited to: backbone.js, handlebars.js, bootstrap.js and phonegap.js

• Good understanding of Microservice Architecture, API Gateway, API Management and Distributed Cache

• Strong design skills in building application platform layer, frameworks, and formulating design patterns

• Excellent analytical and troubleshooting skills

• Ability to balance multiple demands and work both independently and as part of a team to develop solutions

• Professional maturity in dealing with all levels of management and staff

• Strong verbal and communication skills