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CTO Enterprise Architect

Whippany, NJ

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Key information

Date live May. 20, 2021

Business Area COO & Functions

Area of Expertise Technology

Contract Permanent

Reference Code 90272935

Barclays Technology

In Barclays Technology, we build solutions that make life simple for our customers. Solutions that are global, agile and smart. As a part of our team, you'll recode and reimagine, learn and adapt. Rewire what the world needs, and look ahead. This is where you can be at your best. Where you can redefine the future of finance.

Job description

Enterprise Architect

Whippany, NJ

As a Barclays Enterprise Architect, you will support and challenge the Chief Information Officers and CIO Architects to develop architecture designs and roadmaps that are compliant with all policies and procedures. You will be comfortable driving strategic change across all deployment models, on-premise infrastructure, and private and public cloud.

Barclays is one of the world's largest and most respected financial institutions, with 329 years of success, quality and innovation behind us. We've helped millions of individuals and businesses thrive, creating financial and digital solutions that the world now takes for granted. An important and growing presence in the USA, we offer careers providing endless opportunity.

What will you be doing?

  • Providing Enterprise Architecture Governance over one or more products within the US Consumer Banking (USCB) space
  • Managing current and future system plans, managing end of life system components, mapping business capabilities, and providing reports on state of the USCB estate
  • Working with architects to analyze and identify technical solutions to the architectural challenges specific to their areas, ensuring architectural designs adhere to SDLC
  • Building relationships with Senior stakeholders for your assigned products and programs allowing you to influence their designs and roadmaps
  • Driving a cloud first approach by challenging legacy technology evolution ensuring security, resiliency, and scalability

What we’re looking for:

  • Substantial experience producing Strategic Architecture Visions and Roadmaps, systems management, and managing large scale systems to provide architectural guidance
  • Have had strong exposure to real-time data platforms (Oracle, SQL or Open Source) and awareness of Cloud platform architectures (AWS, Azure or GCP)
  • Design exposure relating to API’s and/or Micro Services and design exposure to data warehouse, ETL, and streaming technologies
  • Ability to effectively govern a large estate via systems management software or enterprise architecture software (ServiceNow, Unicenter, Abacus)

Skills that will help you in the role:

  • Cards and Consumer Banking exposure
  • Understanding of CI/CD principles and how they are supported through the cloud
  • Agile delivery and governance exposure
  • Enterprise architecture methodology exposure

Where will you be working?

At Barclays, we are proud to be redefining the future of finance and here at Whippany we are defining the future of the workplace and the future of the way we work and live. We are creating a unique community, one of four strategic tech-enabled hubs that will redefine opportunity for everyone who works here. Whatever you do at Whippany, you’ll have every chance to build a world-class career in this world-class environment.

Success profile

To be successful in Barclays Technology, there are a few things we look for. Creativity, curiosity, and an excitement of what we can offer, and what you can do here.

Qualities we look for: communicator, relationship builder, self-starter, detail-oriented, patient, helpful

Our technology

We are continually investing in the technology powering our business. This means rebuilding and reinventing our systems to make them fit for a world-class future. It means developing systems that help us support and protect the global economy. It means anticipating the future and taking Barclays forward as a technology-led business. We are building a team of the most perceptive and talented tech analysts, engineers and developers fluent in the most current languages to deliver all of this, and more.

Where do you want to take your tech career?

Financial services is going through a massive transformation, and here at Barclays we’re leading the way. People are our greatest asset. And that’s why we give our colleagues the opportunity and space to explore their ideas, and innovate on a global scale.

Find out more about what our leaders think the Barclays workforce of the future will look like.

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What you get in return

However high you rise at Barclays, we believe all our employees should receive a competitive package of core benefits flexible to you and your family’s needs. At Barclays, you’ll support our customers and clients, and we’ll support you with rewards that will genuinely make a difference.

Competitive holiday allowance

Competitive pay

Life assurance

Income protection

Private medical care

Flexible working

Pension contribution

Voluntary benefits

I find that the work/life balance in my current role allows me to be more productive and flexible, to ensure my personal and professional ‘lives’ have the attention they need.


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Barclays technology has a crucial role to play and I have relished the opportunity to be involved in game-changing tech programmes.


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The great thing about Barclays is that I get to work on great technological pieces, while seeing the effect they have on this important business.


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Barclays’ strong values of Service and Excellence are very much evident in the work we do. Our exciting tech solutions have improved customer and colleague experiences, and added huge value to the bank.


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