Trading System Lead / Java Developer, VP


2018-08-02 06:35:13

Job location Washington, District of Columbia, United States

Job type: fulltime

Job industry: I.T. & Communications

Job description

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. 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. The vision of an integrated Risk, Finance and Treasury (RFT) organisation has empowered us within Technology to integrate RFT in a strategic way; working across RFT COO (i.e. RFT Information Services, Process & Service Transformation, RFT Portfolio Management), our goal is to ensure that we approach problems in a cross-functional manner and deliver sustainable solutions to support our data, technology and process transformations. Overall purpose of role As a senior system analyst in the RFT ICE team, the prospective candidate will get exposure to many business deliverable projects in the Risk visualization pipelines; focus on fast pace delivery of Credit New Growth initiatives. Support Credit Trading in various aspects * Liason with Credit trading desk, COO, finance, Quants, Operation and Risk Manager to build out credit trading tools and risk/pnl reporting system. * Delivery features on ICE platform in fast pace to support new product on-boarding, intraday live risk, Index Arbitrage, Credit ETF etc. * Support daily business trading function, act as IT lead to drive full IT development life cycle, including requirement analysis, prototyping, architecture, design, development, testing, release and production supports. * Co-ordinate with global ICE team, upstream and downstream system, infrastructure and other stake holders. Mentor and lead junior members of the team. Your Role * Liason with Credit trading desk, COO, finance, Quants, Operation and Risk Manager to collect functional requirements and perform analysis. * Perform technical assessments of requirements received, solution design and effort estimation * Perform technical design and data modelling base on functional requirements, provide detail project plan. * Build/test the approved design and creation of release notes for implementation into production in accordance with the Agile best practices. Might lead various small project teams globally for project plan execution * Perform user training, documentation and production support for live systems. * Evaluate new technologies in the Market and conduct technical POC * Mentor and lead junior members in ICE global team. * Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field * 7+ years of development of Java server side technologies including web technologies on Linux/Unix environments (JBOSS, Weblogic or SpringWeb applications etc) * 7+ years of in depth knowledge of Multi-threaded, high throughput, low-latency design of Java service components. In depth knowledge of Java memory management and garbage collection * 5+ years of experience working with one of the industrial messaging technology platforms (Kafka, flume, Solace, TIBEMS, or MQ etc) * 5+ years of experience with Pl/Sql and Oracle or other commercial database. * 2+ years of experience in the Finance industry in a lead development capacity with user facing experience Preferred Qualifications/Skills * Experience with Scala and Python * Experience with Team City integration, Nolio and SonarQube * Experience with Git/Stash/JIRA/Nexus for source and version control, Autosys for batch control. * Experience working with offshore teams * Knowledge of Derivatives products, especially credit, experience with front office trading applications. * Excellent analytic skills and problem solving skills , ability to investigate and resolve issues in a high-pressured environment * Excellent written and verbal communication skills

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