About Risk, Finance and Treasury TechnologyThe Risk, Finance and Treasury Technology team (RFT) comprises 3500 colleagues situated in the major hubs of United Kingdom, United States, India and Czech Republic.
We are accountable for the delivery of technology for Risk, Finance and Treasury Functions globally, working in partnership with our Business customers to develop and implement long term strategic IT solutions.
We support more than 450 applications and a user base of 7000+ staff across all business units and major geographic hubs, enabling them to effectively manage capital and liquidity, assess internal and external risk metrics, and meet regulatory reporting requirements.
Data Fabric, Analytics & Reporting team (FAR) is responsible for implementation of strategic core risk computation platform for the Bank.
The system uses grid of 80,000 compute engines to run millions of trade pricing and risk requests a day, while maintaining 24*7 availability.
Our development approach is based on agile techniques with focus on best practices in the entire development lifecycle. Test driven development with continuous integration and continuous delivery are central to how we reduce time to market while maintaining high quality.
About On Demand PricingOn Demand Pricing department is a unit focused on development and maintenance of tools for derivate pricing, including FX and Fixed Income derivatives and Capital and Counterparty calculations.
We develop and support multiple applications using various technologies with C# and XML focus and our role is to flexibly respond to desk, regulatory and other requirements.
Overall purpose of roleThe main function of the role is to act as a senior developer and a team lead for an the On demand pricing team in Prague.
The candidate will be expected to lead and manage a local team of 4 developers.. The purpose of the team is to provide enhancements to the strategic On demand pricing platform, coordinate BAU changes, and support the end users for day-
to-day business requirements. The successful candidate will need to acquire a broad understanding of all aspects of the pricing stack and be confident and able to work independently and autonomously on business critical issues. Key Accountabilities
Stakeholder Management and Leadership Establish good working relationships with front office users and other business users of the application.
This will involve discussing new features with users and guiding them to accept strategic implementations. The role will also require calling users to provide support and advice when they have problems with the application.
Building relationships and trust with other technology teams, risk management, and support. 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
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Purpose and Values Barclays has a single cross-business Purpose for Barclays and five core Values which underpin it. Our Purpose is helping people achieve their ambitions in the right way.
Put simply this is the answer to the question What is Barclays for?’ and it should guide our every action as employees. Respect We respect and value those we work with, and the contribution that they make.
Integrity We act fairly, ethically and openly in all we do. Service We put our clients and customers at the centre of what we do.
Excellence We use our energy, skills and resources to deliver the best, sustainable results. Stewardship We are passionate about leaving things better than we found them.