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


VP, Equities Business Analyst/Project Manager - 90228560
Primary Location:UK-GB-London-London
Job Type:Permanent/Regular
Posting Range:27 Mar 2019 - Ongoing
Job Title: Equities Business Analyst/Project Manager
Location: London
Pre-Trade Markets Tech is made up of 1,000+ colleagues and technologists globally across UK, US, India, Czech Republic, Singapore, Japan, and Hong Kong. 
We are responsible for designing, building, deploying, and supporting all of the technology solutions required for the Markets front office trading as well as solutions for Sales, Research, and Banking. We cover all asset classes including Credit, Equities, FX, and Rates. We partner closely with the heads of the business in order to deliver market leading platforms to meet our clients’ needs.
Our trading systems provide stable, high-performance access to markets for our most sophisticated clients, we work on pricing systems that can quickly normalize and summarize trading state across multiple markets to inform traders and algorithms, and risk systems that can calculate business risk across a broad set of international products and firm holdings. We build & deploy client analytics & research tools for Barclays web portal and mobile devices that provide the most up-to-date market monitor, stats, research publication and strategy.
We operate in an environment that offers collaboration across teams - we work on other people’s code bases, use shared libraries, and shared tools. You may be hired into one team, but end up working on a tool that is used by many teams across the organization. We strive to provide our technologists the opportunity to solve truly challenging problems such as reliability, stability, up-time, capacity, performance.  We value motivated individuals with technical expertise that are constantly looking to learn as well as challenge themselves and others.
The Markets Execution Technology team design, build, test, deploy, and support technology solutions for the Markets  business in the Investment Bank.
What will you be doing?
This role is for a Project Manager/Business Analyst to manage the delivery of critical programmes/projects for the Cash Equities Markets Execution business (Front Office Trading) initially focused on the rollout of the strategic IOI business initiative for High touch Trading Cash Equities.
Your responsibilities include;
Project managing medium scale projects for Cash Equities, from inception through to delivery
Ensure strong governance over the projects and effective stakeholder engagement and involvement in the programme – ensure transparency on delivery, issues and decision making
Ensure comprehensive project documentation, including project plan/ milestones, business requirements, process flow diagrams and management/ project status reporting
Work closely with key Front Office, Middle Office/Operations, Compliance and Technology stakeholders to obtain comprehensive business requirements.
Write detailed business and integration requirements documents using the Confluence/Wiki based documentation approach aligned with an Agile / sprint-based development methodology.
Create detailed GUI mock-ups and other visual requirements to be presented alongside user requirements to development teams and key stakeholders.
What we’re looking for:
Proven ability to influence and manage across multiple teams and regions to deliver complex projects
Ability to write high quality Business Requirement Documents and Functional Specs that are clear and    concise enough for both traders and developers to follow
Ability to build strong relationships with the Front Office, Operations, Compliance and Technology
Knowledge of Cash Equities Electronic Trading FTB trade flows and processes and first hand experience working on a front-office trading platform
Skills that will help you in the role:
Knowledge of Equity Derivatives would be helpful
Experience in agile project delivery
Where will you be working?
The role will be based in 5 North Colonnade of Canary Wharf, the hub of the Front Office trading team
The location boasts with easy access to DLR and Underground Tube links as well as a shopping mall with a variety of restaurants
Barclays is an inclusive place to work, with a very relaxed and open culture. It’s a place of nurturing growth with the Barclays Values at the core of the business.
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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.

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