Development Manager

Information Systems & Technology Dublin, Ireland Cork, Ireland


Development Manager – Fund Services

Ireland – Dublin/Cork


About Citco

Citco is a global leader in fund services, corporate governance and related asset services with staff across 80 offices worldwide. With more than $1 trillion in assets under administration, we deliver end-to-end solutions and exceptional service to meet our clients’ needs.

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About the Team & Business Line

Citco delivers a range of asset services to the investment industry including fund services, transfer agency, pricing and custody services. This integrated range of services is supported by a technology estate including accounting, pricing, reporting, reconciliation and client portals.

Proprietary software solutions and innovation are at the core of what differentiates Citco in the alternative investment space. Through our network of global development centers, Citco invests heavily in technology development, security, and infrastructure to ensure our clients continue to receive award-winning products that underpin our commitment to service excellence.

The Development Manager will be responsible for oversight and delivery of technology to support the operations and growth of a key business line, including line management and team development across a range of technologies. In addition, a function of this role is to define technology strategy roadmaps in the context of enterprise initiatives, and Citco IT Governance best practices.

The position is based in Citco’s European development center in Ireland and may require some international travel to other CITCO locations. This position reports to Global Head of Development, and the successful candidate will interact with business stakeholders, and other technical groups.


Your Role

  • oversight on delivery, and strategic roadmap for business line technology
  • engagement with business leadership for planning, reporting and budget alignment
  • hiring, management and development of group capabilities
  • technical design and engagement in enterprise initiatives such as document management, Natural Language processing, robotics/RPA and real-time data integration
  • co-ordination with project managers and leads to promote accurate and timely delivery




About You

Technical Attributes

  • experience in leading technical design, and managing development teams
  • 5+ years experience with C#, .NET framework (4.6 and Core), Entity Framework
  • solid understanding and demonstrable proficiency in software development processes: debugging, code tuning, code management and branching, coding styles and refactoring
  • strong SQL skills including designing for performance at scale
  • experience of real-time data integration, ESB, SOA and RESTful API integration
  • proficient in web technologies, including HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, Angular, ExtJS, React
  • experience in monitoring and supporting enterprise scale applications
  • beneficial: experience of Agile, CI/CD and deployment automation practices
  • beneficial: knowledge of AWS, containerization and re-factoring legacy technologies


  • must be self-motivated and driven, with strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • excellent communication skills and able to present diagnostic, troubleshooting steps and conclusions to a varied audience including both business and technical stakeholders
  • strong interpersonal and communication skills and ability to deal effectively in a team environment
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, or similar discipline, or equivalent education and experience
  • ability to quickly learn and apply new technologies e.g. TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks/BPM/EMS
  • beneficial: Financial Services/Alternative Investments industry experience


Our Benefits

Your well-being is of paramount importance to us, and central to our success. We provide a range of benefits, training and education support, and flexible working arrangements to help you achieve success in your career while balancing personal needs. Ask us about specific benefits in your location.

We recognize diversity as a source of organizational pride and strength. We have made it a priority to reflect our nation’s evolving diversity in the people we hire, and the culture we create in our organization.

Citco welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection.