Citi Cloud Engineer, Austin in Austin, Texas

  • Primary Location: United States,Texas,Austin

  • Other Location: United States,California,Palo Alto

  • 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: 17018965


Citi Architecture and Technology Engineering (CATE) Technology – Engineering Specialist

Who are we?

Operations and Technology plays a central role in driving value for Citi and its clients. With over 113,000 employees in 99 countries, Citi’s O&T is one of the largest single organizations in the world, and the Chief Technology Office within O&T is looking for full-time engineers to join its Citi Architecture & Technology Engineering (CATE) team.

As the primary innovation arm for the enterprise, CATE is responsible for driving the development and execution of Citi's overall Information Technology strategy. To that end, engineers leverage cutting-edge technology, using application development and infrastructure engineering, to deliver world-class solutions for Citi.

We provide you with the opportunities to grow your skills and make a difference.

With a Mobile & Cloud-First mentality, CATE is focused on a number of transformational initiatives that include harnessing Big Data, the exploration of Hybrid Cloud, the use of Containers (Docker) and the strengthening of Cyber Security. Candidates will participate in the delivery of these efforts through alignment to one of these Platforms – CitiCloud, CitiData, CitiDeveloper, CitiNetwork, CitiSecure, CitiStorage, CitiSystems and CitiUser.

Our innovative projects enable you to expand your understanding of the latest technology trends and establish a long-term career here. At Citi, we value internal mobility, and career growth is not a question of if, but when.

The incumbent will apply his/her comprehensive knowledge of IT and closely related areas to participate in the engineering of technology infrastructure for use by Citi businesses and employees.

Specifically, he/she will collaborate with other engineers to design technology capabilities that range from analytics to network architecture and security to distributed computer systems and end-user solutions.

Likewise, he/she will assist in the evaluation and development of the hardware and software needed to provide the same. In carrying out these duties, he/she will identify and analyze business and operational requirements and contribute to the engineering of related IT systems. He/She will also work with external vendors to drive product development related to referenced systems and capabilities.

Finally, the successful execution of above role will require engineering leads to:

•Identify issues across teams and take steps to address gaps;

•Ensure appropriate integration of functions to meet delivery goals and objective

•Recommend and/or design product customization for integration with Citi systems;

•Provide leadership in defining related technology roadmaps;

•Exhibit knowledge of how own expertise contributes to the business and good understanding of vendor products and services;

• Act as an advisor or mentor to junior team members;

•Develop diplomacy skills in order to guide, influence and convince others without direct authority; and

•Proactively seek opportunities to work across organizational silos to ensure vision and strategy of CATE and related Platform are realized.


Who we think will be a great fit…

Proper performance requires the theoretical and practical application of knowledge gained through industry experience and academic studies in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Software Engineering, Information Technology, Telecommunications or a related field.

Citi is a technology company with a banking license, and as industries worldwide continue to evolve to meet the latest challenges, we are hiring professionals who have a global perspective. Successful candidates will have 5-7 years of related experience and a dedication to on-going professional development. He/she should have senior-level experience in an engineering role and be a subject-matter expert in at least one area of technology development

We’ll also be looking for the following:

· Candidates must have a demonstrated history with various platforms, a proficiency in select programming languages and evidence of staying current with trends in area(s) of expertise;

· He/she should possess a passion for technology, a strong work ethic, high energy level, creative mindset and strong interpersonal skills;

· Successful applicants will share many common traits: analytical instincts, agile learners who are capable of organizing and structuring information effectively, collaborators who recognize the value of teamwork, support and mutual assistance;

· Incumbents should be enthusiastic leaders, eager to assume greater responsibility, innovators who can think outside the box and beyond the limits of a position or process and strong communicators with the ability to articulate new ideas; and

· He/she should be able to illustrate how technology enables business and express a familiarity with Citi businesses.