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  • Entry level
  • No Education
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Senior Web Developer - 90219505
Primary Location:UK-Lanarkshire-Glasgow
Job Type:Permanent/Regular
Posting Range:20 Feb 2019 - Ongoing
Senior Web Developer

A new opportunity has become available for a Senior Web Developer within our expanding Global Risk Assessment team. This team helps our functions to automate, simplify and grow. Our technology strategy is focused on building world-class, resilient, secure infrastructure services and data platforms that can – using strong architecture and design – be leveraged by our businesses to build great customer and client focused capabilities. In order to be successful in this role, you will possess excellent knowledge of HTML5, JavaScript and CSS3 to produce complex, responsive, desktop/mobile apps along with being able to make architectural design decisions based on outstanding web and accessibility standards. 

What will you be doing?

• Senior fullstack developer, with JavaScript speciality, responsible for design, build, test, and delivery of the software
• Displays technical leadership/oversight of implementation and deployment planning, system integration, ongoing data validation processes, code review, quality assurance, operations, and sustainability.
• Design and develop solutions from the point of view of performance, reuse and supportability, consistent with best practices and focus on appropriate documentation.
• Able to perform environment configurations and infrastructure setups and collaborate with other infrastructure teams to complete the task.
• Assist the Application Architect in producing the end to end technical design for major changes, performing analysis and design tasks as required
• Active contributor to the Agile Way of Working and ceremonies (planning / stand-ups / retro etc.) to ensure high velocity is maintained.
• Assistance as required in the requirements determination for system enhancements and changes
• Ensuring code written meets the predefined company and department standards

What we’re looking for:

• Experience as a hands-on technical lead managing a small sized development team for in-house and vendor tools
• Experience of working with core JavaScript, including solid knowledge of the open source JavaScript libraries and utilities (NodeJs, ExpressJs, AJAJ, JavaScript Dom, etc.)
• Experience of developing Angular or equivalent framework based applications and developing web applications using HTML5, CSS3

Skills that will help you in the role:

• Proficient in a variety of database technologies, e.g. Hive, Impala, NoSQL
• Proficiency and experience with DevOps tools for source code repository/branching, automated test and release, e.g., GIT, Nolio, Nexus, TeamCity, Selenium/Protractor

Where will you be working?

This role will be based in our Aurora house Glasgow office; a stones throw away from Glasgow Central Train Station and the heart of Glasgow.

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 circumstances. These include a competitive salary and pension, health care and all the tools, technology and support to help you become the very best you can be. We are proud of our dynamic working options for colleagues. If you have a need for flexibility then please discuss this with us.

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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