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Date live: May. 24, 2023

Business Area: COO & Functions

Area of Expertise: Investment Banking

Reference Code: 00283676

Contract: Permanent

AVP, Program Manager 
Whippany, New Jersey

Barclays Services Corp.

What will you be doing?

•    On behalf of global financial services industry, manage Software Projects from initiative through closure;
•    Manage product compliance, regulatory, and ensure product delivery on time;
•    Manage and produce periodic financial reports and business updates;
•    Engage stakeholders at a Vice President and Director level globally to communicate project details;
•    Facilitate workshop, operational forum, and status report meetings with Executive Leadership;
•    Monitor the project and track to complete on time and send reports to senior Leadership;
•    Resolve project issues, dependencies, and manage project risk;
•    Coordinate projects with stakeholders and maintain accountability and responsibility for project deliveries;
•    Cross-program coordination of dependencies and requirements for the entire program;
•    Manage Project Intake of requirements and work with Leads and Developers to define detailed requirements;
•    Utilize web technologies such as HTML5, SOAP, J2EE, Java, Java Frameworks, CSS, and JavaScript to interact with development team and detail requirements and business outcome;
•    Utilize AWS, Cloud technologies to follow best engineering practices and ensure project infrastructure is maintained properly;
•    Manage compliance requirements for multiple products and ensure software products are maintained as per Company’s compliance;
•    Prioritize the software requirements and work with team to define details and communicate with Leadership;
•    Utilize Oracle, Java, C++, C, SQL, Unix, Linux, Jira, Rally to interact with multiple teams and define and update requirements and create technical requirements for multiple projects;
•    Maintain project metrics that helps team to achieve the goal; and
•    Coach and mentor team members in our product team to ensure compatibility to software practices and remain consistent across the teams.

What we’re looking for:

Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree, or foreign equivalent, in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or a related field and at least seven (7) years of progressive post-baccalaureate experience as a Program/Project Manager, Delivery Team Lead, or related position. Must have at least seven (7) years of progressive post-baccalaureate experience with each of the following required skills: Engaging with Product Owners and Project Managers to gather requirements and develop controls, functional specifications, and user testing support; Utilizing Scrum and Agile methodology to allocate work to teams and deliver projects; Utilizing Oracle, Java, C++, C, SQL, Unix, Linux, Jira, Rally, Salesforce, Cloud, and AWS to define software requirements for developers; and Utilizing HTML5, SOAP, J2EE, CSS, and JavaScript to detail requirements and business outcomes.

Where will you be working?

You will be working at our Whippany, New Jersey location at 300/400 Jefferson Park.  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. 

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Our Values

Everything we do is shaped by the five values of Respect, Integrity, Service, Excellence and Stewardship. Our values inform the foundations of our relationships with customers and clients, but they also shape how we measure and reward the performance of our colleagues. Simply put, success is not just about what you achieve, but about how you achieve it.

Our Diversity

We aim to foster a culture where individuals of all backgrounds feel confident in bringing their whole selves to work, feel included and their talents are nurtured, empowering them to contribute fully to our vision and goals.

It is the policy of Barclays to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law.

Dynamic working gives everyone at Barclays the opportunity to integrate professional and personal lives, if you have a need for flexibility then please discuss this with the hiring manager.

Our Benefits

Our customers are unique. The same goes for our colleagues. That's why at Barclays we offer a range of benefits, allowing every colleague to choose the best options for their personal circumstances. These include a competitive salary and pension, health care and all the tools, technology and support to help you become the very best you can be. We are proud of our dynamic working options for colleagues. If you have a need for flexibility then please discuss this with us.

This position is eligible for incentives pursuant to Barclays Employee Referral Program.

More about working at Barclays

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


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