• Level 4-7 (Higher)
  • London


The Equities Derived Market Data Team is based in the Citi Innovation Lab. We develop and maintain the Full Stack of tools that enable traders to view, analyse and control the data models used in Options Pricing.
You will work closely with the Equities business and technology teams to deliver innovative solutions that contribute to the efficiency of our business. Our focus is on creating software solutions that drive our business forward.

A typical day

  • Develop in Clojure & Java for our server side
  • Build out an improved front end using TypeScript and React
  • Help to build out enhanced monitoring and support tools
  • Work together with Front Office end users to develop new features
  • Participate in Daily Sprint meetings where we resolve issues and questions from the team
  • Our team releases 2 times a week and we are pushing towards a Continuous Delivery Model

You must have

  • Five GCSE grades C – A* (4-9) or equivalent, including English and Maths
  • Level 3 qualification (A level, BTEC or equivalent)
  • Three months’ prior coding experience

Skills needed

What is important is a desire and willingness to learn

An interest in investing and finance
A data oriented mind-set and strong attention to detail
A high-level of initiative and self-motivation
A team player and able to work under pressure
An ability to build and maintain relationships within the team
An ability to self manage daily responsibilities
A desire to work on globally distributed and resilient systems
A desire to work on large scale real-time data processing problems