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Dev Ops Lead

Knutsford, England

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Development and Engineering at Barclays

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.

Key information

Date live Sep. 16, 2021

Business Area COO & Functions

Area of Expertise Technology

Contract Permanent

Reference Code 90292684

Job description

Dev Ops Lead 
Knutsford

As a Barclays Dev Ops Lead you will be joining the team at an exciting time. We’re looking for Dev Ops Lead to build and deliver a cloud native credit processor product for the bank. We want you to be as passionate about technology as we are and in return we promise to help you become the best Dev Ops Lead.

Barclays is one of the world's largest and most respected financial institutions, with 329 years of success, quality and innovation behind us. We offer careers that provide endless opportunity – helping millions of individuals and businesses thrive, and creating financial and digital solutions that the world now takes for granted.

This opportunity is location flexible. We will consider requests for locating the role at an alternative Barclays’ key UK office from that advertised.

This opportunity is open to job share arrangements. If you have a need for flexibility, please apply and discuss this with us during the hiring process.

What will you be doing?
• Supporting the Cloud Native Core Product 
• Working with Elastic Container Service/Elastic Kubernetes Service and Serverless Lambda Infrastructure
• You will have knowledge of API-Gateway, IAM, DynamoDB, Kinesis and other foundational services
• You will have experience in Automation & Configuration Management such as AWS CloudFormation, Chef, Ansible, Python & Bash for CloudOps
• Developing Tools and Automation for Monitoring/Observability using CloudWatch/ELK of Application and Infrastructure

What we’re looking for:
• Good technical experience in Java, Backend & Cloud(AWS) architecture
• Extensive hands-on and provide technical direction to development teams
• Good understanding of SDLC and Architecture
• Extensive background in development and delivering complex projects throughout the lifecycle

Skills that will help you in the role:
• Become the single point of contact for delivery and act as a liaison between the Service Delivery and the Customer
• Drive and coordinate crisis management
• Good negotiation and presentation skills
• Understanding of Agile methodologies

Where will you be working?
You will be based in Radbroke, Knutsford. The Barclays Technology Campus just outside Manchester is our tech command centre and a vital strategic powerhouse behind our global operations. The campus is set in a 64 acre self-contained site, in a beautiful green environment and it offers unrivalled facilities for work and for play. We have an onsite gym, as well as outdoor tennis, football and cricket areas, as well as onsite restaurant and coffee shops.

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

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: innovative, collaborative, customer focused, passionate

Languages and Technologies

We really love to code. And we love to make that code work for our millions of global customers. Built in a way that makes life simpler. For you, that means reinventing what money means to the world. It means going that step further to develop something that can handle millions of trades or millions of transactions a day. It’s a big responsibility. Are you ready to rethink your future?

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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Working here makes me feel supported, valued, recognised, appreciated and has given me plenty of opportunities to grow.

Minal

ETL Developer in Market Risk, Glasgow

Barclays is a great place to work because the teams here have a very positive energy to them. There is a lot of camaraderie and team spirit here.

Niraj

Engineering Lead, Fraud Detection, Whippany

One of my favourite things about working for Barclays is the freedom to explore different technical solutions to a variety of problems. It's a great way of expanding my knowledge and keeps me on my toes!

Sara

Java Developer, Glasgow

I’m really pleased with the work I’ve done so far. Because Barclays relies on technology to provide services that are so important to millions of people, we value quality over quantity, especially in software design.

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