DevOps Engineer AVP
As a Barclays DevOps Engineer, you will be joining the team responsible for delivery, as well as maintaining stability and supportability, of the Front Office risk platform that supports the Equity Derivatives business. The role involves demonstrating and championing DevOps and Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) best practices, developing automation and observability solutions, while collaborating with other technology teams across the globe as well Front Office users and First-Line support teams.
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?
\* Analyzing, designing, development, deploying, and hand-over to the end users of the solutions developed within the team
\* Ensuring all solutions meet Control and Security requirements as well as help improve the stability of our platform, while allowing higher volume of changes and activity
\* Increasing the productivity of our wider engineering team
\* Adopting and promoting best practices within the larger team and organization
\* Achieving, and championing, our Excellence in Execution objectives
What we're looking for:
\* Prior experience working in DevOps
\* Proficiency in at least one programming language
\* Solid understanding of Agile methodology, practices and tooling
\* Hands-on experience with large and complex distributed systems
Skills that will help you in the role:
\* Proficiency in Java 11 or above with knowledge of multithreading is a plus
\* Proven ability to pick up and learn new technologies
\* Experience with SRE practices, including implementing automation and Observability solutions
\* Some data analysis knowledge is preferred
Where will you be working?
At Barclays, we are proud to be redefining the future of finance and here at Whippanywe 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 willredefine 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.
We are an equal opportunity employer and 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.
Finance is the oxygen of the economy. Acting transparently and with expertise, we deploy finance responsibly to support people and businesses, acting with empathy and integrity, championing innovation and sustainability, for the common good and the long term. We have the capability and capital, the operational resilience and the commitment, to make a real and lasting difference to the economic lives of customers and communities. This is as true today as it was when our bank was founded over 330 years ago.
Working at Barclays:
In support of this great purpose, everything we do is underpinned and driven by our strong values of Respect, Integrity, Service, Excellence and Stewardship. These are fundamental to who we are, wherever we are, and in whatever role we have at Barclays – and they really matter to us.
Our values guide us, but we also believe opportunities are created by those who like to challenge convention, explore new possibilities and run with bold ideas. People who think differently, who bring all kinds of backgrounds, skills, experiences and perspectives with them.
Diversity and Inclusion:
At Barclays we are committed to building an inclusive and supportive culture to provide equality of opportunity for diverse talent at all levels to grow. We believe that every individual should have the opportunity to fulfil their potential and achieve their personal and professional goals. Valuing the perspectives of colleagues from diverse backgrounds enables us to better understand our customers, clients and the communities we serve and also strengthens our culture, encourages innovation and enables us to make better decisions.
All colleagues in Barclays have an Inclusion objective emphasising the role we all have to play in building a culture of belonging that recognises and values difference as a key driver of our purpose and our successful business performance.