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Technology DevOps PMO

Prague, Czechia

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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 Nov. 24, 2021

Business Area COO & Functions

Area of Expertise Technology

Contract Permanent

Reference Code 90290425

Job description

Technology DevOps PMO
Prague

As a Barclays Technology DevOps PMO (Project Management Office) you will be part of Front Office IT team within RFT (Risk, Finance, Treasury) Equity Derivatives team. As a member of this team you will have chance to be part of the group which is highly business focused and responsible for the delivery of changing scenarios for trading desk, also highly complex structuring pricers and risk excecution.

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 open to flexible working arrangements. Such as working from home, flexible or compressed hours, and part-time options. If you have a need for flexibility, please apply and discuss this with us during the hiring process.

What will you be doing?
• Working to identify and manage (where required) key plan related risks and issues
• Building trusted relationships with contacts within other (non PMO) areas
• Measuring plan quality with supervision
• Acting as backup resource for technical activities in some areas related with environment team
• Driving continuous improvement, being an advocate for managing change initiatives efficiently and effectively and in line with our Policies and Standards
• Supporting the Programme or Project team day-to-day through great organisational skills, providing support and insight as needed, communicating clearly and often

What we’re looking for:
• Project management / PMO and governance experience 
• Proficiency in full Office suite (incl. Excel, PowerPoint, etc.) 
• Good communication skills, both written and oral 
• Ability to master and navigate new subject domains quickly

Skills that will help you in the role:
• Technical or business academic credentials preferred
• Professional qualifications (e.g. CFA, FRM or Project Management methodology) 
• Experience of Programme Manager Tools (e.g. HP Clarity)
• Financial product and business process knowledge

Where will you be working?
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

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.

Dalibor

Wolf Team, Prague

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