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


Lead IT Business Analyst - 90224892
Primary Location:UK-Northamptonshire-Northampton
Job Type:Permanent/Regular
Posting Range:14 Mar 2019 - Ongoing
Job Title           Lead IT Business Analyst
Location           Northampton
Treasury Technology, within Barclays, has an important role to play in supporting Treasury’s infrastructure needs. Treasury Technology currently owns a variety of applications ranging from Transactions to Reporting to fulfil the needs of Treasury as a business.Cover some of the following:
What will you be doing?
The IT Business Analyst will be a member of the core team responsible for the LIBOR transition project.  The role will involve helping to identify and remediate the Treasury technology changes necessary to support the Treasury business in their transition from using LIBOR to alternate reference rates.
The Business Analyst will be involved in all stages of project delivery, from initial analysis to resolving day-to-day UAT and migration issues. This will require regular interaction with all stakeholders; Front Office, Operations, Risk, Finance, and other Technology groups. Project Management capability will also be required. This Incudes:
Work with Treasury Business to determine and document business requirements.
Identify and document current and future state business processes/ identify infrastructure changes.
Work with technology partners on system designs.
Create test plans and test scenarios.
Test changes/ resolve issues.
Run meetings/ workshops.
Project manage discrete deliverables.
What we’re looking for:
Proven business analysis experience preferably in an international bank or financial consulting firm, with a track record of completing assignments (requirements gathering & testing).
Ability to manage dependencies and deliverables across business lines in a reliable manner, and to tight timelines.
Ability to influence decision making.
Clear and concise verbal and written communication skills.
Proactive individual who is customer and delivery focused
Ability to work in a changing environment and be able to work as part of a team to deliver on time and to budget
Strong understanding of LIBOR-linked Fixed Income, Derivatives and Securities products within Investment Bank.
Familiar with the Software Development Life Cycle
Experience guiding and working with test teams. Experience coordinating user testing, issue resolution and retesting.
Experience with complex bank migration programmes.
Good understanding of Treasury function.
Experience of line management.
Skills that will help you in the role:
Extensive experience in working with senior figures in both business and technology, writing technical specifications, functional specifications and test scripts.
Extensive experience of technical/data analysis skills (e.g. using T-SQL, Excel and databases).
Experience of project management within Agile projects.
Where will you be working?
Barclays Northampton is an operation of vast scale, with a huge influence and impact on the financial services industry and on the lives of millions of British people. Here, we process 18 million transactions worth more than £700 million every day. This couldn’t be possible without the collaboration between all our teams – from tech, marketing, functions, and operations – and the global partnerships our Northampton colleagues have. Our environmentally friendly office is within 5 minutes of the local town, easily accessible from the M1, and we run frequent shuttlebuses to and from Northampton train station.
Interested and want to know more about Barclays? Visit for more details.
Our Values
Everything we do is shaped by the five values of Respect, Integrity, Service, Excellence and Stewardship. Our values inform the foundations of our relationships with customers and clients, but they also shape how we measure and reward the performance of our colleagues. Simply put, success is not just about what you achieve, but about how you achieve it.
Our Diversity
We aim to foster a culture where individuals of all backgrounds feel confident in bringing their whole selves to work, feel included and their talents are nurtured, empowering them to contribute fully to our vision and goals.
Our Benefits
Our customers are unique. The same goes for our colleagues. That's why at Barclays we offer a range of benefits, allowing every colleague to choose the best options for their personal

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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