Barclays

Barclays London, UK
20/09/2018
Full time
Decision Analyst As a Barclays Decision Analyst, you will deliver hypothesis-driven analysis to investigate key business issues relating to Barclays customers, markets, products and channels, and use this insight to drive the wider Retail and Business Bank's agenda to create value for customers, colleagues, the community and the company. About us: What is 'ACE'? We combine three sources of analytical capability: Analytics (including our data science team - Advanced Data Analytics), Customer Insights (including Marketing Research) and Experience Insights (based on analysis of Customer Journeys). We work directly with the business and have big impact by enabling the productive use of business information as well as implementing information-based strategies. As a Barclays Senior Decision Analyst, your main responsibilities will involve: * Identifying performance trends, customer behaviours, commercial opportunities and risks through application of quantitative analytical skills * Undertaking analysis to understand customer behaviour, product and financial performance to help us maximise product performance, support product plans and drive key strategic initiatives with support from senior analytics colleagues * Contributing to the design, test and build of complex information across multiple decision engines to identify causal links between customer behaviour, business opportunities and performance * Demonstrating an innovative approach to data-based problem solving * Taking part in initiatives to improve the accuracy, availability, granularity and coverage of our data, and those that implement new data management and manipulation tools * Communicating the findings of analysis in meetings with senior stakeholders and in visually-compelling reports or presentations As a Barclays Senior Decision Analyst, your skills and qualifications will include: * Extensive analytic experience preferably within financial services products/segments, digital or Telco with experience in creating business models, both financial and consumer behavioural * Experience in using innovative customer analysis to identify commercial opportunities * Experience of statistical analysis techniques desirable * Experience of programming in SQL essential, and in additional computer languages (e.g. SAS, R, Python) desirable * Practical experience of creating customer segmentation models, and running customer targeting * Practical knowledge of data warehouse and MI environments and practises The Benefits: Our customers deserve the best. The same goes for our people. That's why at Barclays you'll receive a range of benefits including a competitive salary, flexible hours and all the tools, technology and support to help you become the very best you can be. Our Culture: Everything we do is shaped by the five values of Respect, Integrity, Service, Excellence and Stewardship. The values inform the foundations of our relationships with customers and clients, but they also shape how we measure and reward the performance of our employees. Simply put, success is not just about what you achieve, but about how you achieve it. 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. Diversity: At Barclays, we recruit based on merit and are committed to promoting diversity throughout our organisation. We will consider applications from job share applicants. We encourage applicants to apply as early as possible in the recruitment period. Barclays recruitment periods can and may vary. We reserve the right to remove this advert during the recruitment process.
Barclays London, UK
18/09/2018
Full time
Barclays Overview Barclays is a transatlantic consumer, corporate and investment bank offering products and services across personal, corporate and investment banking, credit cards and wealth management, with a strong presence in our two home markets of the UK and the US. Our goal is to become the bank of choice by providing superior services to customers and clients and supporting our stakeholders via a commercially successful business that generates long-term sustainable returns. Our two clearly defined divisions, Barclays UK and Barclays International, provide diversification by business line, geography and customer, enhancing financial resilience and helping to contribute to the delivery of consistent returns through the business cycle. We have a strong core business with exciting prospects, well positioned to deliver long-term value for our shareholders. Consistent with the objective of delivering long-term sustainable value for all our stakeholders, we have developed our Shared Growth Ambition - our approach to citizenship and the sustainability of the business model we operate. The aim is to make decisions and do business that provides our clients and customers, and the communities which we serve, with access to a prosperous future. The delivery of our strategy is underpinned by the energy, commitment and passion of our people, and we are clear on our common purpose: to help people achieve their ambitions, in the right way. About Markets The Markets division consists of Credit, Equities, Macro and Distribution within Barclays International (BI). About Markets Risk and Control Markets Risk and Control, as part of the Front Office, partners with Trading, Distribution and other key stakeholders across the three lines of defence to design, develop, implement and maintain an efficient and effective control environment across the Markets business. 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. ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­ We are an equal opportunity employer and we are opposed to discrimination on any grounds . Overall purpose of role We are looking to hire a Vice President on a permanent basis in order to support the Algo and Electronic Trading Risk and Control agenda. This resource will sit within the newly formed Algo and Electronic Trading Risk and Control Unit. The successful candidate is a proven self-starter with the ability to learn complex subject matter quickly, multi-task and adapt to an ever-changing regulatory environment. Key Duties and Responsibilities Understanding and implementing the Algo and Electronic Trading Governance framework that enables Markets to achieve its business goals in a demonstrably safe and controlled manner, within the risk appetite of the firm and in compliance with regulations. Working with business and functions on all aspects of risk and control related activities including but not limited to: remediation activities as a result of regulatory requirements and/or audit identified issues, helping to drive control initiatives globally to ensure the business is effectively managing all of its operational and conduct risks. Working with business and functions to compile reports on the status of Algo and Electronic Trading Governance for the Product Forum, business line Risk and Control meetings, and regulatory enquiries Helping to ensure all areas of Business Banking has documented processes, procedures, risk assessment & controls and stored appropriately and evidenced in accordance with regulation and the Barclays Control Framework. Helping to ensure the business has the capability to identify, design and implement appropriate business controls and testing and quality assurance that ensures risks are flagged and highlighted proactively and providing expert technical advice and insight to support. Stakeholder Management and Leadership The candidate will be expected to negotiate conversations and commitments with a diverse range of stakeholders, up to and including MD level. The candidate should be able to demonstrate leadership, credibility and gravitas. Decision-making and Problem Solving The role holder should have a strong understanding of risks and controls within a Global Corporate, Investment Bank environment. The role holder should be proficient in risk assessment and implementation of remediation in both the application and infrastructure disciplines. The person should have good awareness of relevant industry Regulators and experience in dealing with Regulatory requests. The candidate will be expected to be an effective problem solver able to operate in a fast paced, dynamic environment and deliver solutions Risk and Control Objective The candidate must have the ability to discuss and resolve complex Risk and Control and Regulatory issues and be able to translate to business requirements. They must ensure that all activities and duties are carried out in full compliance with regulatory requirements, the Enterprise Wide Risk Management Framework and internal Barclays Policies and Policy Standards
Barclays York, UK
17/09/2018
Full time
As a C++ Developer in our Fabric, Analytics and Reporting (FAR) macro team you will help build out Barclays' Intraday Platform, Rushmore. The successful candidate will join this agile team primarily as a full stack developer, working with various groups across Front Office, Quantitative Analytics and IT to analyse and understand complex business requirements; designing and delivering various projects from inception to production. If you can adapt to a number of languages and technologies (mainly C++, .NET, C#), have the ambition to learn new applications for your code, and want to have a greater impact in a global organisation, Barclays is the place for you: Because we're always developing - you should be too. About Barclays International Commercial Growth Initiative The Barclays International Markets business is making a major technology investment and has mobilised the Commercial Growth Programme to drive an ambitious revenue growth plan focused on maintaining and building our trading capabilities. This initiative will see a major boost to Technology resource talent who will work on a wide range of leading edge technology programmes. We have identified over 600 roles to be hired across Pre-Trade Technology, Post Trade Technology and Risk, Finance and Treasury Technology globally, including key hubs in London, New York, Glasgow, Pune and Prague. We are hiring creative and driven Technologists, from a wide range of industry sectors that have exposure to high availability and high transactional online systems. There has never been a more exciting time to join Barclays International. Your Role · Design and Development: Undertaking a design and development role to continue the build out of the Rushmore pricing platform, designing and implementing solutions for specific projects, as well as contributing to the overall system design and architecture. · Stakeholder management - Working directly with front office trading, operations and other business users to collect requirements and provide regular status updates and support. · Support - Working quickly to solve production problems with sound analytical thinking. · Technical expertise - Introducing and adopting best practices in software development, and collaborating with the team to ensure consistent adoption of best practices. · Quality Assurance - Designing solutions using a test-driven approach, and driving quality within the team, providing constructive feedback to your colleagues. · Continuous Improvement - Identifying improvements to the production stack and ensure they are well represented in prioritisation forums. Essential Skills · Four-year college in Computer Science or equivalent · 3+ years C++, .Net/C# · 3+ years scripting language · Experience with a source control system · Experience with UI development · Experience building distributed systems in the financial services sector Desirable Skills · Background in Finance/Maths/Statistics or Advanced degree (MS or higher) · Fixed Income knowledge · Knowledge of investment banking, basic derivative pricing and risk · Trading system knowledge · Having an interest in gaining a detailed understanding of Fixed Income derivative products · Experience with Platform or Application; Middleware/Messaging (MQ, Solace); Perl/Python; Coherence; GIT/TeamCity/JIRA: WPF/Unity framework/PRISM/MVVM About Barclays in the US Barclays offers corporate and investment banking and credit card services in the US. Our 10,000 US colleagues are located in offices across the country, with headquarters in New York City. In 2017, Barclays announced plans to create a world-class campus in Whippany, New Jersey, for our Technology, Operations and Functional teams in the US. Other principal locations include Delaware, Nevada, Ohio and Maine. Your Application To be considered for this role, click on the apply button now. Barclays Values & Diversity 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. We are an equal opportunity employer and we are opposed to discrimination on any grounds. It is the policy of Barclays to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, colour, 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.
Barclays London, UK
17/09/2018
Full time
As a Python/AWS Developer in London you will develop and build the Front-end layer to distribute and integrate analytics across various trading systems, Quant platforms and Desktop. You will work closely with the Quants and Sales to design and deliver the framework so it helps the business for Client Consultancy and trade execution transparency. You will also work on building the hosting the services on the Cloud, supporting our overall initiative to improve analytics of real-time data. This role is part of our Commercial Growth Initiative, helping drive innovation across technology within our Investment Bank. We are looking for ambitious developers who want to use their creativity to have impact on a huge scale. If you have good Python and AWS experience, the ability to learn new languages and new applications for your code, and the ambition to support a global business on large scale impactful change then Barclays is the place for you: Because we're always developing - you should be too. About Barclays International Commercial Growth Initiative The Barclays International Markets business is making a major technology investment and has mobilised the Commercial Growth Programme to drive an ambitious revenue growth plan focused on maintaining and building our trading capabilities. This initiative will see a major boost to Technology resource talent who will work on a wide range of leading edge technology programmes. We have identified over 600 roles to be hired across Pre-Trade Technology, Post Trade Technology and Risk, Finance and Treasury Technology globally, including key hubs in London, New York, Glasgow, Pune and Prague. We are hiring creative and driven Technologists, from a wide range of industry sectors that have exposure to high availability and high transactional online systems. There has never been a more exciting time to join Barclays International. Your Role • The python toolkit for the business to generate and recalibrate models • Onboard the python applications to the Cloud environment • Build and develop the web Applications using python frameworks and to generate and distribute analytics across trading platforms, quant systems and desktops. • Build the Analytics and Reporting framework for the Sales/Quants to deliver the analytics to the clients • Lead the technology projects, working closely with the Quantitative Analytics and Trading teams, to build analytical tools. Essential Skills • 4-year Bachelor's/Master's Degree in Computer Science or Engineering degree • Expertise working with Python (Conda framework) • Experience working with: Flask/Django web frameworks; Cloud environment; security and confidentiality requirements for the data • Good understanding of the HTTP methods, RESTful architecture Desirable Skills • Hands on working on core competencies, latest frameworks, End to end delivery experience • Experience using Amazon AWS Cloud, Java, HTML5 • Detail oriented and proven ability to understand business requirements and transform into fully functional technical solution About Us Barclays is a transatlantic consumer, corporate and investment bank offering products and services across personal, corporate and investment banking, credit cards and wealth management, with a strong presence in our two home markets of the UK and the US. Our goal is to become the bank of choice by providing superior services to customers and clients and supporting our stakeholders via a commercially successful business that generates long-term sustainable returns. Your Application To be considered for this role, click on the apply button now. Barclays Values & Diversity 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. We are an equal opportunity employer and we are opposed to discrimination on any grounds. It is the policy of Barclays to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, colour, 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.
Barclays York, UK
16/09/2018
Full time
As a .NET Developer in New York you will be accountable for high quality software design, development, and delivery activities across our eTrading platforms. You will be part of our Commercial Growth Initiative, helping drive innovation across technology within our Investment Bank. We are looking for ambitious developers, with exceptional technical and communication skills, to work collaboratively across regions and teams to deliver robust designs and solutions. If you have strong .NET capability, the ambition to learn new applications for your code, and want to have a greater impact in a global organisation, Barclays is the place for you: Because we're always developing - you should be too. About Barclays International Commercial Growth Initiative The Barclays International Markets business is making a major technology investment and has mobilised the Commercial Growth Programme to drive an ambitious revenue growth plan focused on maintaining and building our trading capabilities. This initiative will see a major boost to Technology resource talent who will work on a wide range of leading edge technology programmes. We have identified over 600 roles to be hired across Pre-Trade Technology, Post Trade Technology and Risk, Finance and Treasury Technology globally, including key hubs in London, New York, Glasgow, Pune and Prague. We are hiring creative and driven Technologists, from a wide range of industry sectors that have exposure to high availability and high transactional online systems. There has never been a more exciting time to join Barclays International. Your Role Reporting to the Macro Implementation Lead, the .NET developer will be accountable for high quality software design, development, and delivery activities across several Commercial Growth Initiatives. The primary responsibilities of the .NET Developer will cover, but not limited to: • Work on all stages of the development lifecycle • Own problems and drive through solutions • Working with the business, analysts, peers and project managers to understand and deliver requirements • Analyse requirements to find the most appropriate technical solution • Document designs and communicate them with the team • Ensure adherence to technical standards & SDLC including quality measures • Work with the Delivery team globally and escalate any technical issues, roadblocks or project risks to the Program Implementation Lead • Support the Program Manager with estimations relating to the specialized areas or components • Participate in daily stand-up or scrum meetings Essential Skills • 4+ years of .NET Development experience with strong debugging skills • 4+ years of solid experience in component and object oriented programming/design • Experience with source control management systems, continuous integration/deployment environments, automated testing, object-oriented and service-oriented application development techniques and theories • Experience integrating complex systems and working within an AGILE SDLC lifecycle methodology environment. • Hands-on coding experience with any scripting languages to automate testing / production environments • Experience with Microsoft technologies • Bachelor's Degree in computer science or engineering related field Desirable Skills • Strong design skills and experience working with high-volume data sets and high-throughput messaging and batch systems • Experience in a financial institution with exposure to Investment Banking would be of benefit together with general understanding of the finance markets and financial products • Prior experience with Agile methodologies • C# (.NET 3.5 and higher), WPF • Ability to pick up new technologies and business knowledge quickly • Ability to work well in a team environment • Highly motivated and self-driven About Barclays in the US Barclays offers corporate and investment banking and credit card services in the US. Our 10,000 US colleagues are located in offices across the country, with headquarters in New York City. In 2017, Barclays announced plans to create a world-class campus in Whippany, New Jersey, for our Technology, Operations and Functional teams in the US. Other principal locations include Delaware, Nevada, Ohio and Maine. Your Application To be considered for this role, click on the apply button now. Barclays Values & Diversity 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. We are an equal opportunity employer and we are opposed to discrimination on any grounds. It is the policy of Barclays to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, colour, 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.
Barclays London, UK
16/09/2018
Full time
As a Macro Pricing.NET/C++ Developer in London you will join the Liro development team, working across our streaming pricing and curve marking systems. This is primarily a C++ role, however, you will also work with a variety of technologies, including MS-SQL, C# and scripting languages (including Python, Perl, Powershell). If you have proven .NET and C++ experience, the ability to learn new languages and new applications for your code, and the ambition to support a global business on large scale impactful change then Barclays is the place for you: Because we're always developing - you should be too. About Barclays International Commercial Growth Initiative The Barclays International Markets business is making a major technology investment and has mobilised the Commercial Growth Programme to drive an ambitious revenue growth plan focused on maintaining and building our trading capabilities. This initiative will see a major boost to Technology resource talent who will work on a wide range of leading edge technology programmes. We have identified over 600 roles to be hired across Pre-Trade Technology, Post Trade Technology and Risk, Finance and Treasury Technology globally, including key hubs in London, New York, Glasgow, Pune and Prague. We are hiring creative and driven Technologists, from a wide range of industry sectors that have exposure to high availability and high transactional online systems. There has never been a more exciting time to join Barclays International. Your Role • Design and develop code to meet requirements. • Identifying improvements to the production stack and ensure they are well represented in prioritisation forums. • Actively participate in discussions with our business users to determine detailed requirements. • Ability to prioritise work in a rapidly changing environment and deliver to tight deadlines • Able to manage development projects independently and take ownership of work • Work quickly, often under pressure, to solve production problems with critical, analytical thinking. The candidate will participate in a support rota providing development support to business users. Essential Skills • Strong C++ (Boost, STL) and MS-SQL. • Confident working with .NET and scripting languages (e.g. Perl, Python, Powershell, etc.) • Good understanding of Macro products, primarily Swaps and Curves and Pricing Desirable Skills • Pricing/Curve marking application development experience for Macro markets is a strong plus. About Us Barclays is a transatlantic consumer, corporate and investment bank offering products and services across personal, corporate and investment banking, credit cards and wealth management, with a strong presence in our two home markets of the UK and the US. Our goal is to become the bank of choice by providing superior services to customers and clients and supporting our stakeholders via a commercially successful business that generates long-term sustainable returns. Your Application To be considered for this role, click on the apply button now. Barclays Values & Diversity 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. We are an equal opportunity employer and we are opposed to discrimination on any grounds. It is the policy of Barclays to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, colour, 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.
Barclays London, UK
16/09/2018
Full time
As a RAD Developer in London you will develop and build the new generation Index Research and Development system. The system will store and analyse large volumes of data to be used by the Risk, Finance, and Treasury business unit. You will primarily use Python but will also manage data using VBA, an in-house functional programming language (FMD), and occasions to use C# and C++. You'll work in an agile collaborative team and work closely with Trading, Operations, and Finance clients. If you have strong Python, C#, and/or C++ experience; knowledge of data structures and algorithms; and the ambition to have a greater impact in a global organisation, Barclays is the place for you. Because we're always developing - you should be too. About Barclays International Commercial Growth Initiative The Barclays International Markets business is making a major technology investment and has mobilised the Commercial Growth Programme to drive an ambitious revenue growth plan focused on maintaining and building our trading capabilities. This initiative will see a major boost to Technology resource talent who will work on a wide range of leading edge technology programmes. We have identified over 600 roles to be hired across Pre-Trade Technology, Post Trade Technology and Risk, Finance and Treasury Technology globally, including key hubs in London, New York, Glasgow, Pune and Prague. We are hiring creative and driven Technologists, from a wide range of industry sectors that have exposure to high availability and high transactional online systems. There has never been a more exciting time to join Barclays International. Your Role • Lead the development of Index Research and Development solutions for the EFS desk • The successful candidate needs to manage team relationship with Trading, Operations, and Finance clients • Provide tactical solutions on business requests • Integrate RAD solutions into the strategic projects within the department where required Essential Skills • Be technically proficient - knowledge of data structures, algorithms and general problem solving is required. • Be proficient in one or more of C++, C#, Python, with Python being a preference • If not proficient then at least some experience in development in Python • Be comfortable facing off directly to the business. Desirable Skills • Knowledge of Equity derivatives. • Knowledge of Exotic Equity Derivatives. • Knowledge of functional programming (e.g. Haskell, F#). • Knowledge of databases & their SQL languages (e.g. Oracle, MSSQL, PL/SQL, TSQL). About Us Barclays is a transatlantic consumer, corporate and investment bank offering products and services across personal, corporate and investment banking, credit cards and wealth management, with a strong presence in our two home markets of the UK and the US. Our goal is to become the bank of choice by providing superior services to customers and clients and supporting our stakeholders via a commercially successful business that generates long-term sustainable returns. Your Application To be considered for this role, click on the apply button now. Barclays Values & Diversity 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. We are an equal opportunity employer and we are opposed to discrimination on any grounds. It is the policy of Barclays to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, colour, 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.
Barclays London, UK
16/09/2018
Full time
About Statistical Modelling and Development The Statistical Modelling and Development team remit lies within the trading activities in the Markets division, in particular electronic trading activities. It is responsible for Algorithms and model based business logic used in electronic trading in Markets. Data Science applied to trading and sales activities Underlying technology used in electronic trading and Data Science The primary purpose of electronic trading is to provide liquidity to clients on agency and principal basis, where either the connection to the client is electronic or provision of that liquidity requires electronic trading. This requires the analysis, research and development of proprietary algorithms and trading business logic using data mining and statistical techniques. The business logic includes information extraction from market data, price formation, auto-hedging, algorithmic risk management, execution strategies and smart-order-routing. The primary purpose of the Data Science work is to extract information from our trading and market data to feed into decision making and algorithm design. The instruments that we currently cover include Equities, FX Spot, Government Bonds, Corporate Bonds, Rates Futures, Rates Swaps, NDFs and CDS indices. 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. ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­ We are an equal opportunity employer and we are opposed to discrimination on any grounds Overall purpose of role Quant-developer working within the SM&D team, designing and developing reusable frameworks to underpin our market analytics, execution strategies and models, pricing, hedging, pre/post trade analytics. Ultimately the purpose is to create best in class the business logic and models underlying electronic liquidity offering to clients and the associated analytics. This would involve the full chain from requirements gathering, design, implementation, productionisation, optimisation, monitoring and support. Key Accountabilities Provide best in class service to Barclays clients Design of frameworks and functionality for development of trading algos Implementation, testing, and productionisation System tuning and optimisation Analysis of and improvements to algo performance Calibration and optimisation of parameters Proactive identification of problems and issues and resolution of them Provision of required support in timely manner and to high quality Participation in team peer reviews of code, modelling and testing Participation in team knowledge sharing and presentations Stakeholder Management and Leadership This role involves significant interaction with our partners in Product, Trading, Technology, Sales, Compliance and Risk. It may involve direct interaction with clients. The ability to work and communicate across diverse teams is essential. Decision-making and Problem Solving This position requires strong software design, analytical and programming skills. Attention to details and ability to make independent judgement are critical for success at this position. 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 Person Specification Extensive experience of Java, C# or C++ in a shared codebase Good written and verbal communication skills to a wide audience Knowledge of low latency and event driven programming is desirable Knowledge of python, R or kdb is desirable Prior experience with algorithms or eTrading business logic is preferred PhD or masters degree in a quantitative, mathematical or scientific discipline is preferred Regulated Role This role is deemed as a Certified role under the PRA & UK Financial Conduct Authority - Individual Accountabilities Regulations and may require the role holder to hold mandatory regulatory qualifications or the minimum qualifications to meet internal company benchmarks. Barclays Overview Barclays is a transatlantic consumer, corporate and investment bank offering products and services across personal, corporate and investment banking, credit cards and wealth management, with a strong presence in our two home markets of the UK and the US. Our goal is to become the bank of choice by providing superior services to customers and clients and supporting our stakeholders via a commercially successful business that generates long-term sustainable returns. Our two clearly defined divisions, Barclays UK and Barclays International, provide diversification by business line, geography and customer, enhancing financial resilience and helping to contribute to the delivery of consistent returns through the business cycle. We have a strong core business with exciting prospects, well positioned to deliver long-term value for our shareholders. Consistent with the objective of delivering long-term sustainable value for all our stakeholders, we have developed our Shared Growth Ambition - our approach to citizenship and the sustainability of the business model we operate. The aim is to make decisions and do business that provides our clients and customers, and the communities which we serve, with access to a prosperous future. The delivery of our strategy is underpinned by the energy, commitment and passion of our people, and we are clear on our common purpose: to help people achieve their ambitions, in the right way.
Barclays London, UK
15/09/2018
Full time
Mortgage Advisor - West London This is an opportunity to work as a Barclays Mortgage Advisor in a branch based in West London. As a Barclays Mortgage Advisor, you'll be responsible for every aspect of the mortgage process - advising customers on their needs, processing the transaction, and resolving any issues that arise. You could also find yourself recommending related products such as life insurance, mortgage protection and home insurance, so you'll need to be a great relationship builder and negotiator. We will expect you to attain the highest standards of regulatory compliance and customer satisfaction, and in return will give you a comprehensive range of innovative products, our Homeowner app and a truly supportive environment, plus comprehensive training. About us: At Barclays, we're all one team. Our mission is to find the right solution for the customer every day. Our Mortgage Advisors go the extra mile to make life easier, working hand in hand with branch colleagues to provide integrated services. In short, we help customers from all walks of life reach the right decisions - whether they're buying for the first time, looking for their next step on the property ladder or making a key investment. As a Mortgage Advisor, your main responsibilities will involve: * Agreeing personal contributions to the Branch plan and the Home Solutions Area plan, to exploit local mortgage market knowledge and intelligence * Performing regulated meetings with customers, providing accurate advice in our range of regulated products, applying expert knowledge * Proactively managing the customer experience from application to completion, ensuring customers receive exceptional service at all stages * Influencing network and specialist colleagues, to ensure the delivery of consistently high standards of 'seamless' customer service across all branch and specialist propositions * Identifying broader opportunities and referring them to the most appropriate network or specialist colleague to ensure the branch achieves its overall goals As a Mortgage Advisor, your skills and qualifications will include: * Previous experience in a customer-facing, Mortgage Advisor role providing regulated advise (essential) * A certificate in Mortgage Advice and Practise (CeMAP) or equivalent * A track-record of success in regulated tasks and in meeting customer needs with the ability to influence * Current CAS status (Competency Advisor Status) highly desirable * Previous experience working in a Bank or Building Society preferable This role is deemed as a Certified role under the UK PRA & Financial Conduct Authority - Individual Accountabilities Regulations and may require the role holder to hold mandatory regulatory qualifications or the minimum qualifications to meet internal company benchmarks. The Benefits: Our customers deserve the best. The same goes for our people. That's why at Barclays you'll receive a range of benefits including a competitive salary, flexible hours and all the tools, technology and support to help you become the very best you can be. Our Culture: All we do is shaped by the five values of Respect, Integrity, Service, Excellence and Stewardship. The values inform the foundations of our relationships with customers and clients, but they also shape how we measure and reward the performance of our employees. Simply put, success is not just about what you achieve, but about how you achieve it. 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. Diversity: At Barclays, we recruit based on merit and are committed to promoting diversity throughout our organisation. We will consider applications from job share applicants. We encourage applicants to apply as early as possible in the recruitment period. Barclays recruitment periods can and may vary. We reserve the right to remove this advert during the recruitment process.