Risk Engine Analyst and Developer - Risk Weighted Assets
Date live: Mar. 05, 2020
Reference Code: 90248589
Business Area: COO & Functions
Area of Expertise: Technology
Risk Engine Analyst and Developer – Risk Weighted Assets
Prague, Czech Republic
Our technology campus in Prague has become a strategic location for software development, quantitative analysis, business testing and application management.
If you’re an IT person with a passion for Finance; Or a Finance person with a passion for IT – then we would like to hear from you. You will be joining a team which supports our people & brings together financial specialists and IT professionals to achieve one golden goal - deliver high quality Credit Risk RWA systems for the Investment & Corporate Bank.
What will you be doing?•Analyse new requirements to find the most appropriate technical solution and contribute to the overall system design
•Take responsibility and ownership of coding & implementation of new feature development
•Document designs and communicate them with the team(s)
•Work on all aspects of analysis, design, implementation and deployment of all software, related to the core data applications
•Focus on good code quality and high test coverage and actively participate in code reviews
•Design and implement applications and data flows, for accuracy, timeliness, quality and control.
•Contribute to the delivery of complex projects in collaboration with global teams across Barclays, to develop new or enhance existing systems
•Good appreciation of development best practices
What we’re looking for:•We work primarily with R but will also consider applications from candidates with experience using alternative statistical programming languages like Python or SAS etc.
•Familiarity with SQL or other database query language
Skills that will help you in the role:•Knowledge of Business Analysis, Data mining, Academic research, or Machine Learning/AI data/Computational analysis
•Some background and knowledge of finance and risk management will be highly valuable (CFA. FRM and alike is a plus)
•Familiarity with .NET / C#
•Experience with Git, Jira, Stash, and Confluence
Where will you be working?With 120,000 employees and over 326 years of tradition, we are one of the largest banks in the world. Over the years, we have come up with many revolutionary ideas that changed the way people think about their finances; whether it was the first credit card issued in Great Britain or the first ATM machine, we have always been trying to push the banking business a little further.
Our Prague office is part of the Operations and Technology Division, and as such, we try our best to stay at the top of our technological game. However, the technology itself is not the most important thing. What matters the most to us is the way our ingenuity can help provide better service to our customers and make life easier for our employees.
Relocation PackageWe’re a global organisation: our horizons are far wider than those we can see from the office window. In our Prague office we have 40 different nationalities working together to redefine the future of finance. To support those joining Barclays we are open to considering relocation packages based on personal requirements. To learn more please discuss this with your recruiter after you have applied for a role.
Interested and want to know more about Barclays? Visit home.barclays/who-we-are/ for more details.