Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Knutsford


Developer - 90116084
Primary Location:UK-Cheshire-Knutsford
Job Type:Permanent/Regular
Posting Range:15 Sep 2017 - Ongoing
Radbroke. Barclays Technology Campus. A truly digital business. Based in Knutsford, Cheshire, Radbroke is a vital strategic centre and one of the largest for information security in the UK. Here, 3500 of the best minds in the business conceive, design and develop the innovative technology solutions that protect our customers and lead the world in digital banking. It’s where the best talent in the world can build careers full of scope, variety and reward, by creating the technical solutions that meet today’s demands, answer tomorrow’s questions and redefine the future of finance.
Job Title Developer
Salary Competitive
Location Radbroke, Knutsford
API Platforms are a small group making a big difference, building API platforms for internal and external developers. Our primary purpose is to lead Barclays into the API Economy by executing an API first strategy.
Your Role
Technical Development and Application Management (Design, Build, Unit Test)
  Work with other partners to understand the needs and characteristics of target personas.
Understand business process and translate these into wireframes and information architecture.
Using software tools and techniques to build highly performant, responsive designed web portals for the API platforms.
To contribute to the User Experience (UX) and User Interface (UI) of the Barclays API Store and Internal API Portals, across the design, build and unit test phases of the lifecycle.
To maintain a technical understanding and correlation of user interface of the API Platform Products, providing support for technical queries, live incidents and problems.
Essential Skills
Strong level of experience of IT software development (essential).
Skills and abilities across user interviews, persona development, storyboarding, wire framing, visual designs, prototyping, and usability testing.
Maintaining an in-depth understanding of relevant and up to date technical knowledge, applications and techniques
Using technical knowledge to create new opportunities and solutions.
End-to-end software development lifecycle.
Software development methodologies, e.g. waterfall, agile.
Desirable Skills
Awareness of leading-edge tools, techniques and services within UX/UI.
Software development consisting of some of the following languages and technologies:
Wireframe Prototyping (Axure, Omnigraffle)
Graphics design software (Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator)
Software development (HTML/CSS, Java, Angular, Javascript)
Test Automation (jsonassert, rest-assured , junit, Parasoft, Selenium, Sikuli).
Financial services (preferred).
About Us
Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for customers and clients worldwide.  With over 300 years of history and expertise in banking, we operate in over 50 countries and employ over 140,000 people. We provide corporate banking solutions to businesses and to large local companies, financial institutions and multinationals in non-UK markets. We look for talented, tenacious individuals who are hungry to progress and eager to grow their knowledge.
Your Application
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Barclays Values & Diversity

Dynamic working gives everyone at Barclays the opportunity to integrate professional and personal lives, if you have a need for flexibility then please discuss this with the hiring manager.  We are an equal opportunity employer and we are 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.

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.

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