Senior Java Application Developer

Information Systems & Technology Makati City, Manila


Java Application Developer

Makati, Philippines


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:

Proprietary software solutions and innovation are at the core of what differentiates Citco in the alternative investment space. Through our network of global development centres, 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.

As a core member of our Product Development team you will work with dedicated professionals to ensure our clients maintain access to their critical information assets while keeping Citco ahead of industry trends.

Your Role:

  • As a functional specialist on Markit EDM product to the Technical and BA Team as needed.  This may include major initiatives and/or minor upgrades/fixes. 
  • Day to day support of EDM Product and answering EDM related queries,  enabling to assist in Generating reports and running SQL Queries on the DB , User Creation and configuration settings .
  • Day to day support of programs/processes written in SQL and developing / enhancing application on SQL Server and Oracle. Good knowledge in writing database stored procedures / triggers and packages.
  • Knowledge of performance and tuning of a SQL Server DB and/or Oracle Database.
  • Good database implementation knowledge of SQL Server on Windows / Unix Platform.
  • Experience in Unix scripting
  • Experience in Core Java
  • Effective determination of any problems and be responsible for problem resolution working with the necessary teams within Citco IT. 
  • Documenting enhancements such that other team members, business analysis, etc can understand and support the product.

About You:

  • 3-5 Years on Markit EDM Product implementation and support. This is required.
  • 3-5 years experience in database programming. Specifically MS SQL Server. This is required.
  • Experience in T/SQL, Querying, Triggers and Stored Procedures.
  • Experience with windows, vb scripting.
  • Experience with unix/linux
  • Experience with a job scheduling system like autosys.
  • Experience with SQL intermediate (SP, Function, Trigger, DML and DDL development)
  • Atleast 2 years experience with java development
  • At least 2-3 years of overall industry experience working in Market Data / Reference Data space with exposure to data vendors like Bloomberg, Reuters etc. is a plus.
  • Knowledge of Vendor Products like Bloomberg Data License a plus.
  • Knowledge of Vendor Products like Reuters Datascope Equity a plus.
  • Knowledge of integration technologies, e.g. MQ, XML, TIBCO, Scripting a plus.
  • Experience with working with XML a plus.
  • Familiarity with UNIX and shell scripting is a plus
  • Experience with the AWS platform is a plus
  • Experience in using version management tools preferably SVN

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.