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RFT Wholesale Credit Risk - 90185643
Posting Range:26 Apr 2018 - 25 May 2018
Job Title: RFT Wholesale Credit Risk
The hiring team are responsible for building the strategic R&A Wholesale Credit Risk platform used for internal risk management and regulatory reporting across Barclays International. The team is focusing on a commitment within Project Eagle to submit credit PD and LGD models to the regulator in Q4 17 and Q1 18.
The successful candidate will be a development team member within the Project Eagle grading agile team, participating in all aspects of the development process, including regular interaction with Product owner, user story analysis, technical design, implementation, code-reviews, testing, production deployment, and support.
This is a challenging role to be part of a team designing and delivering credit models in a new strategic platform. The successful candidate is rewarded with the opportunity to take ownership of end to end business delivery, and to shape a next generation Wholesale credit model platform.
o Agile development using.NET, C#, HTML5 and SQL Server.
o Delivering solutions within a DevOps environment with a focus on automation of testing and deployment via standardised framework.
o Working closely with global development team members in other regions, participating in and contributing to technical discussions.
o Communicate effectively with the local development manager and team.
o Responding promptly to requests from the RTB support team in order to resolve user queries and handle technical issues that are out of scope for the support staff.
o Making technical updates to reduce the manual support overhead for the system.
o Working with BAs and Team Leads to understand the functional scope of project work, questioning decisions and collaborating with end-users to ensure that business needs are met on a timely basis.
o Drafting initial design proposals for reviews by team leads and architects, and contributing to detailed technical specifications where appropriate.
o Liaising with the Design authority and IT teams in other regions to ensure that all new components fit within guiding principles.
o Following good processes and practices, as defined by the team standards; ensuring that documentation is complete, comprehensive and signed off.
o Implement and test technical solutions from specifications to both new and existing systems.
o Ensuring code written meets the predefined company and department standards
o Involvement in peer reviews with more senior team members in order to provide constructive feedback
§ A degree in engineering, computer science or a quantitative discipline e.g. statistics, physics or mathematics preferred.
§ IB experience advantageous but not a pre-requisite.
· In-depth experience on C# / .Net as part of a development role.
· In-depth experience on MS SQL as part of a development role.
· Knowledge of HDFS and Hadoop advantageous but not a pre-requisite.
· General understanding of the full SDLC lifecycle and Agile methodologies.
§ Hands on experience with Perforce, ClearCase, Git or other source code control tools
· Willingness to broaden skill sets and learn a secondary technology where necessary.
· Willingness and capacity to learn complex financial concepts relevant to the role.
· Analytical skills; ability to investigate and resolve issues in a high-pressured environment.
· Beneficial: General understanding of the finance markets and environment
· Beneficial: Specific product knowledge of any of the following - FX, commodities, debt products, credit derivatives, other derivative products
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.
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About the company
Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for 48 million customers and clients worldwide.
We have over 325 years of history and expertise in banking. From our beginnings in Lombard Street, London through to the launch of the world’s first ATM and innovative mobile phone payments services, find out more about our achievements to date.
Barclays is a trading name of Barclays Bank PLC and its subsidiaries. Barclays Bank PLC is registered in England and is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. Registered in England. Registered No. 1026167. Registered office: 1 Churchill Place, London E14 5HP.