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Equity Derivatives Senior Developer - AVP

New York, NY

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 Jan. 25, 2022

Business Area COO & Functions

Area of Expertise Technology

Contract Permanent

Reference Code 90304441

Job description

Equity Derivatives Senior Developer - AVP
New York, NY

As a Barclays Equity Derivatives Senior Developer, you will be a member of the global team responsible for building and enhancing the next generation of Barclays’ equity derivatives trade capture and lifecycle management platform. You will be responsible for the development and timely delivery of new and/or existing software working with project managers, software engineers both internal and external to Atlas Trade team. 

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?

•    You will be creating a detailed technical design and solution for problems in the equity derivatives trade booking and STP domain and implementing the solution
•    Working with teams globally to understand and contribute to the system architecture and ensure that the development is in line with the strategy and the overall roadmap
•    Implementing standards & best practices for software development and ensure compliance to the process including but not limited to unit testing and continuous integration.
•    Using investment banking and finance domain knowledge to validate the accuracy of the technical solution and adherence to requirements 
•    Contributing to the continuous improvement of the processes and the system
•    You will manage small to medium scale technical deliveries from inception through to delivery

What we’re looking for:

•    Core Java skills including but not limited to Generics, Collections, Multithreading, I/O, Streams and JDBC are required and the candidate 
•    5+ years’ experience in reading, writing and debugging multithreaded java code.  
•    Very strong problem solving skills – should be able to understand a complex problem and translate the solution into a program using OOPS fundamentals 
•    Proficiency in technologies supporting java development and deployment – Spring, maven, xml

Skills that will help you in the role:

•    Knowledge of Equity Derivatives Products and Trade Capture/Lifecycle management. 
•    Knowledge of Oracle Coherence and related relevant experience
•    Knowledge of messaging platforms such as MQ and Solace and related design patterns for producing and consuming messages. 
•    Knowledge of containers – preferably Docker

Where will you be working?

Barclays’ U.S. headquarters is located at 745 Seventh Avenue in New York, NY.  At Barclays, we offer you an engaging and challenging environment, giving you the opportunity to make the most of your unique set of skills. We also have an extensive range of learning and development initiatives designed to support you both personally and professionally.

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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The Barclays Way

This is the spirit of Barclays. It’s why we exist, what we believe and how we behave. But most importantly, it’s how we make decisions, take action and get things done.

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Purpose

We exist to provide responsible finance to people and business – but also a whole lot more.

Values

We believe great talent RISES. It acts with Respect, Integrity, Service, Excellence and Stewardship.

Mindset

We discover our full potential through our desire to Empower, Challenge and Drive each other.

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.

Dalibor

Wolf Team, Prague

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