Job Details


Belfast, Northern Ireland


Senior Java Developer

    • Overview of Citi:

      Citi, the world leading global bank, has approximately 200 million customer accounts and a presence in more than 160 countries and jurisdictions worldwide. 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. Citi enables clients to achieve their strategic financial objectives by providing them with cutting-edge ideas, best-in-class products and solutions, and unparalleled access to capital and liquidity.

      Role Overview:

      The Applications Development Technology Lead Analyst is a senior level position responsible for establishing and implementing new or revised application systems and programs in coordination with the Technology team. The overall objective of this role is to lead applications systems analysis and programming activities.


      • Partner with multiple management teams to ensure appropriate integration of functions to meet goals as well as identify and define necessary system enhancements to deploy new products and process improvements

      • Resolve variety of high impact problems/projects through in-depth evaluation of complex business processes, system processes, and industry standards

      • Provide expertise in area and advanced knowledge of applications programming and ensure application design adheres to the overall architecture blueprint

      • Utilize advanced knowledge of system flow and develop standards for coding, testing, debugging, and implementation

      • Serve as advisor or coach to mid-level developers and analysts, allocating work as necessary


      • Significant experience in Apps Development or systems analysis role

      • Experience in managing and implementing successful projects

      • Subject Matter Expert (SME) in at least one area of Applications Development

      • Ability to adjust priorities quickly as circumstances dictate

      • Demonstrated leadership and project management skills



      • Bachelor’s degree/University degree or equivalent experience

      • Master’s degree preferred

      This job description provides a high-level review of the types of work performed. Other job-related duties may be assigned as required.


      Required Skills:
      • 5+ years of experience as Java Developer and at least 3-4 yrs exp in Java 8.
      • Experience working with Spring (Core, Integration, Batch)/Hibernate and Messaging technologies like MQ,KAKFA/ActiveMQ
      Knowledge of handling high data volumes (ETL) using Spring Batch, Multi-Threading, Job Scheduling.
      • Solid knowledge of SQL in the context of a major RDBMS
      • Well versed with design standards & frameworks; experience in working on multiple technologies. 
      • Methodologies - Agile, Waterfall, Test Driven Development. 
      • Tools – Git, IntelliJ IDEA, Eclipse, Maven, TeamCity, Jenkins, JIRA and automated testing tools like Junit

      What we Offer

      As well as a competitive salary and consideration for a yearly discretionary bonus Citi offer;


      • 23 days paid annual leave

      • Award winning pension scheme,

      • Life assurance and

      • Private medical insurance with Bupa healthcare.


      In addition, we offer a competitive maternity, paternity and adoption leave scheme. We pride ourselves on our ability to offer employees a number of lifestyle benefits including; on site restaurant and coffee shops, online shopping and concierge service and subsidised clubs and societies.


      Our Select benefit package offers you the opportunity to customise your benefits according to your own lifestyle preferences and includes corporate discounts, memberships and a range of additional extras.

      Our vast range of diversity networks and on site multi faith room demonstrates Citi’s commitment to growing a diverse workforce