As a Barclays Core Java Developer, Fixed Income Trading, you will be accountable for the delivery of business initiatives for revenue growth and risk management of US based Credit Municipal Trading business that cover Primary and Secondary Trading. This is an excellent opportunity for interaction with the Trading desk and domain knowledge to work on designing and engineering solutions with the development teams in US and other regions.
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.
We are currently in the early stages of implementing a hybrid working environment, which means that many colleagues spend part of their working hours at home and part in the office, depending on the nature of the role they are in. We're flexible on how this works and it may continue to change and evolve. Depending on your team, typically this means that colleagues spend a minimum of between 20% to 60% of their time in the office, which could be over a week, a month or a quarter. However, some colleagues may choose to spend more time in the office over a typical period than their role type requires. We also have a flexible working process where, subject to business needs, all colleagues globally are able to request work patterns to reflect their personal circumstances. Please discuss the detail of the working pattern options for the role with the hiring manager.
What will you be doing?
??? Delivering technology solutions for the business ??? Providing inputs in the technical design/architecture and solution for problems to assist the Municipal Bonds in structuring and trade workflow management ??? Reviewing business/functional requirements and providing technical steer to business outcomes ??? Implementing/upgrading electronic trading with fixed income exchanges using FIX protocol ??? Working with Development Managers to understand and contribute to system architecture and ensure the development is in sync with strategy and the overall roadmap ??? Engaging with global team to implement standards and best practices for development and ensure compliance to the process including unit testing and continuous integration ??? Interacting with Municipal Trading and Structuring business users in New York, Run-The-Bank and Release team members, Development Managers, and developers globally ??? Ensuring that all activities and duties are carried out in full compliance with regulatory requirements, Enterprise-Wide Risk Management Framework and Barclays Policies
What we're looking for:
??? Good knowledge of Java (Linux) and its ecosystem including Maven, unit testing, continuous integration, source code version control and issue tracking ??? In-depth knowledge of Micro Services and Object-Oriented design patterns ??? Expertise in RDBMS (e.g., Oracle) & SQL skills and messaging technologies such as MQ/Solace ??? Proficiency in requirements analysis and software design; Experience investigating production incidents with priority with a view to restore the services ASAP
Skills that will help you in the role:
??? Exposure to and knowledge of Cloud technologies; Experience with Docker, Open shift, containers ??? Experience working with Kafka and developing streaming applications ??? Financial industry experience, knowledge of Fixed Income products (preferably Municipal Bonds) ??? Prior experience with Structuring / Pre-Trade / Post-Trade capture, workflow, processing, and associated life-cycling
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.