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  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • New York City


Prime Agility (RAD) Developer - 90230352
Primary Location:US-New York-745 Seventh Avenue, New York, NY
Job Type:Permanent/Regular
Posting Range:8 Apr 2019 - Ongoing
Prime RAD Developer
745 7th Avenue, New York, NY

The role consists in developing strategic Trading & Risk Management tools for the Equity Finance Business within Barclays Prime Services division. This business is at the forefront of industry leading innovative client focused solutions using big data and financial modeling. As such the candidate will be required to convert evolving business and trade ideas into strategic solutions. The ideal candidate will have experience within securities industry, worked in a fast pace iterative manner, closely aligned with Front Office.

A successful candidate is expected to build strong partnership with global stakeholders (e.g. Traders, Product Management, Quants) working within a small desk-aligned team.

What will you be doing?
•Successful candidate is expected to build strong partnership with global stakeholders (includes traders, product management, product control, quants and other stakeholders across all regions) to implement FO Analytics & FO Risk management strategy. 
•The Quant developer shall work in a small Quant developer team focusing on various aspects of the projects leading to the successful implementation and improvements of the business critical tasks and risk management systems.
•Successful candidate shall use analytical skills, broad knowledge of financial instruments, including financial asset pricing, and risk metrics and management and their robust IT implementation approach to build solutions for end users (EF traders)

What we’re looking for:
•Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a technical discipline, e.g. Computer Science, Math, Physics, etc...
•4+ years of software engineering experience
•4+ years of hands-on experience in all phases of software development lifecycle
•1+ year of experience with Python and Data Analysis and Visualization libraries (Pandas & at least one of the following: Bokeh, Dash, Plotly)

Skills that will help you in the role:
•Excellent verbal and written communication skills
•Willingness to work and develop ideas independently
•Investment Bank FO experience
•Experience dealing with financial data

Where will you be working?
Barclays’ U.S. headquarters is located at 745 Seventh Avenue in New York, NY.  At Barclays, we offer you an engaging and challenging environment, giving you the opportunity to make the most of your unique set of skills. We also have an extensive range of learning and development initiatives designed to support you both personally and professionally.
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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.  It is the policy of Barclays to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, 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.

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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