PRIME FINANCE / TAMPA SITE LEAD & HEAD OF PRIME SHARED SERVICES

Citi - Tampa, FL (30+ days ago)3.9


Primary Location: United States,Florida,Tampa
Education: Bachelor's Degree
Job Function: Technology
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Employee Status: Regular
Travel Time: No
Job ID: 18029014

Description

About Citi
Citi, the leading global bank, has approximately 200 million customer accounts and does business in more than 160 countries and jurisdictions. Citi provides 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, transaction services, and wealth management. Our core activities are safeguarding assets, lending money, making payments and accessing the capital markets on behalf of our clients.
Citi’s Mission and Value Proposition explain what we do and Citi Leadership Standards explain how we do it. Our mission is to serve as a trusted partner to our clients by responsibly providing financial services that enable growth and economic progress. We strive to earn and maintain our clients’ and the public’s trust by constantly adhering to the highest ethical standards and making a positive impact on the communities we serve. Our Leadership Standards is a common set of skills and expected behaviors that illustrate how our employees should work every day to be successful and strengthens our ability to execute against our strategic priorities.
Diversity is a key business imperative and a source of strength at Citi. We serve clients from every walk of life, every background and every origin. Our goal is to have our workforce reflect this same diversity at all levels. Citi has made it a priority to foster a culture where the best people want to work, where individuals are promoted based on merit, where we value and demand respect for others and where opportunities to develop are widely available to all.

Responsibilities:
Tampa Site Lead: The role will be responsible for the local leadership of the Prime Finance technology team in Tampa, the North American near shore development site. The team consists of 45 developers and business analysts. The team is expected to grow by 50% over the next 3 to 5 years.
Prime Shared Services: The role will be responsible for forming a new shared services team within Prime Finance. The goal of this new team: lead the organization to further adopt Agile software development methodologies, transform how we manage change. The specific responsibilities of the shared service role:
DevOps Lead: Responsible for achieving improved deployment frequency; faster time to market; lower failure rate of new releases; shortened lead time between fixes; faster mean time to recovery; improved batch stability; platform scale. The DevOps lead would partner with the Development, Quality Assurance and Production Support teams to achieve these objectives.
Architecture: Responsible for establishing architecture roadmaps, reusable components, and managing Sector Architect level deliverables
Infrastructure & End of Life: Manage relationship with Citi Technology Infrastructure organization; support the development team acquiring/retiring infrastructure. Own technology mandatory projects across Prime Finance including End of Vendor Support, End of Life Hardware, Cyber Security mandates, and meeting the organization’s minimum development / minimum operating standards.

Qualifications

Requirements:
The individual will require extensive experience running large, complex development projects that span trading desks, middle and back office within a Prime Finance organization. The individual will have led Agile Software development projects and have a strong understanding of all aspects of the software development lifecycle. The individual must have the ability to drive the project, manage multiple work streams and interface regularly with senior management stakeholders from the business. The individual should have 10 -15 year’s work history in the environment as described.

The ideal candidate will have strong domain knowledge in Prime Brokerage, Securities Lending, Margin, and Collateral Management, as well as a technical background building enterprise distributed systems, with experience in relational databases, messaging and object oriented programming languages.Due to the Dev Ops component of the job, candidate should have a strong track record building scalable, reliable platforms with fast time to market.