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Data Solutions Developer - Big Data

Whippany, NJ

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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 90288612

Job description

Data Solutions Developer – Big Data 
Whippany, NJ

As a Barclays Data Solutions Developer, you will develop, enhance and support Repo Market Data, Trade Execution, Trade Capture and other Front Office applications. You will also visualize and design complex systems while demonstrating good command over the relevant design patterns and concepts covering failover and resiliency.

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?
•    Taking ownership of the deliverables of each iteration, ensuring the scope of the project/deliverables is well understood
•    Developing and supporting trade capture platform for Repo Trading Platform
•    Performing code reviews to ensure implemented functionality matches expectations and is in line with coding standards defined globally
•    Coordinating with the QA team and the larger IT group in delivery of implemented features to production
•    Interacting with front office users and operations for requirements/support
•    Assisting in the investigation and troubleshooting of production issues and playing an active role in mentoring/coaching/training and development of team members

What we’re looking for:
•    2+ years' experience working with big data solutions including data modelling using Python
•    Java experience with an emphasis on object oriented design principles   
•    Experience with NoSQL databases, especially with Hadoop and/or Kafka 
•    Experience with UNIX infrastructure 

Skills that will help you in the role:
•    Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Analytics or related field 
•    Familiarity with UI development basics in Angular JS
•    Background in financial markets

Where will you be working?
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.

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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