Senior Java Developer - Equity Synthetics
As a Barclays Senior Java Developer will work on the design and development to deliver on various projects to enhance the feature set of existing application on the Equity Synthetics platform. Equity Synthetics is a Technology and Operations function in Barclays responsible for Prime Synthetics solutions for Swap traders. You will provide technical leadership to maintain overall excellence in architecture, design and development of new and existing components.
What will you be doing?
Design and develop business requirements as per the specifications using Java technologies and the current application technology stack
Work closely with the global development team to ensure that implementation of new features is aligned with overall application architecture and strategic roadmap
Follow defined development processes utilizing Agile/Scrum and test- driven development principles to ensure high code quality and 0-defect strategy
Work closely with QA, BA and support teams throughout the various phases of project delivery
Help application support teams to investigate production issues and do improvements to make the platform stable, maintainable and resilient
Participate in design and code reviews to maintain application quality, scalability and extendibility
What we're looking for:
Very strong understanding of object oriented design/development.
Strong hands on experience in Core Java and advanced Java concepts, strong understanding of Database and ability to tune performance
Experience Managing and developing client-server or distributed, multithreaded applications in Java using one or more of the following technologies/frameworks: Spring, JMS, JDBC, GIT, Maven.
Experience of managing and delivering projects through all phases of the SDLC
Skills that will help you in the role:
Knowledge of derivative products and their life cycle including P&L, Financing and Risk management concepts
Agile experience, particularly Scrum
Capable of running high performing teams in multiple regions.
Where will you be working?
Our next-generation workplace in Whippany allows talented, passionate, down-to-earth colleagues to connect daily. With state-of-the-art work facilities and many added features like pool tables, cafs and a gym - it's a place you can call home.
But we recognize there's life outside work. With our commitment to investing in our people, there is also the opportunity for flexible and dynamic working - empowering you to find the right balance between your personal and professional responsibilities. We're also dedicated to the wider community; our Citizenship program is focused around how we play our part in overcoming the challenges that face our societies.
Interested and want to know more about Barclays? Visit home.barclays/who-we-are/ for more details.
Barclays is a British universal bank. We are diversified by business, by different types of customers and clients, and by geography. Our businesses include consumer banking and payments operations around the world, as well as a top-tier, full service, global corporate and investment bank, all of which are supported by our service company which provides technology, operations and functional services across the Group.
Risk and Control Objective
Ensure that all activities and duties are carried out in full compliance with regulatory requirements, Enterprise Wide Risk Management Framework and internal Barclays Policies and Policy Standards
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.
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 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. Where appropriate, and for UK based roles, we will consider requests that the role be based at alternative Barclays' key UK location from that advertised.