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: 16000895


Citi, the leading global financial services company, has some 200 million customer accounts and does business in more than 100 countries, providing consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, and wealth management. Additional information may be found at or .

As an Application Development Technical Specialist, you will be expected to handle the following job responsibilities:

• Manage and deliver key initiatives for Citi’s global Digital programs

• Lead process improvements and Technical enhancement initiatives

• Lead and Mentor team of employees, contractors and junior developers

• Participating in Requirements walkthroughs to ensure that they are clear, concise and testable

• Possess high degree of technical competency to design and develop internet applications using cutting-edge tools and technologies

• Build strong relationships with business partners, ensuring delivery that meets or exceeds client needs

• Support implementation of new development methodologies in the Agile spectrum to transform development processes

• Codes, tests, debugs, implements, and documents complex global applications

• Prepares detailed specifications from which global applications are developed and coded. Assists team in resolving the problems and ensures the programs meet Citi standards and technical specifications.

• Remains abreast of industry technical trends and new development to maintain current skills and remain current with industry standards

• Find ways to improve the design of the existing programs and optimize performance

• Work with stakeholders to implement design charters in order for application enhancements to be compliant with technology roadmap

• Lead a team of employees and onshore/offshore contract resources to develop complex, hi-volume, self-service internet applications


• 10+ years of experience developing complex software systems using Java/J2EE and Web Services

• Experience in leading teams of 10+ developers throughout the SDLC

• Strong technical leadership and communication skills

• Experience in leading multiple projects within and across different releases at the same time

• Experience in implementing critical web-based applications for high-availability applications and experience in SOA a great plus

• Experience with test driven development, continuous integration, and agile development such as Scrum

• Core Technologies Required: Java/J2EE, Spring, Struts, ESB, Design Patterns, UML, OOP, Web Sphere, Oracle, Sun Solaris.

• Experience working in TIBCO and JFP platform is a plus

• Good experience in Struts, Spring and XML is a must

• Good experience in front end technologies like Ajax, HTML 5 will be preferred