Job description


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


Python Programmer / Analyst, BA4 - 90221577
Primary Location:US-New Jersey-Whippany
Job Type:Permanent/Regular
Posting Range:12 Mar 2019 - Ongoing
Python Programmer / Analyst, BA4
400 Jefferson Park, Whippany, NJ 07981

We are looking for a dedicated and experienced software engineer to develop compliant cloud solutions that can be consumed by Barclays application teams to host services on public cloud infrastructure. Deliverables include the development of integration code to integrate internal developed and vendor products and services, including automated testing and delivery of these components. Initially the role will be focused on the development and engineering of Amazon AWS products.

What will you be doing?

As part of a team you will take part in providing daily subject matter expertise while driving deliveries assigned within through an agile project methodology
Develop software engineering quality standards and benchmarks
Reading and writing documentation and specifications
Improving software delivery mechanisms for restricted environments
Input into product configurations, software choices, interoperability, CI/CD framework implementation
Provide daily subject matter expertise while driving deliveries assigned within through an agile project methodology
Build development CI/CD pipelines for zero-touch deployments
Development & consumption of HTTP APIs
Designing scalable distributed applications.
Configure open-source and vendor supplied platforms and products to integrate into the bank's systems
Implement Chef recipes to deploy and manage platforms
Deliver presentations and technical demonstrations to educate stakeholders.
To maintain an interest and knowledge of new innovations in Cloud technologies.
Suggesting new ways forward and coming up with new feature ideas.
Evaluate new technologies and identify if there is a potential benefit to Barclays.  Analyse potential use against existing solutions within Barclays and alternative solutions within the marketplace.  Recommend use of a particular component/toolset by assessing technical robustness, comparing with other options and ensuring there is a business benefit in implementing.
What we’re looking for:

Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering or mathematics and/or relevant years of work experience. 
2+ years of Python programming experience
1+ years of Amazon Web Services (AWS) experience or knowledge
1+ Years of experience with Agile methodologies 
1+ years of Restful API experience – consuming/writing
1+ year of experience or knowledge with RDBMS  
Skills that will help you in the role:

Experience with Infrastructure as code
Familiarity with Linux 
Experience with automated testing approaches e.g. BDD, Unit, TDD 
Experience of working in a regulated industry
Experience with Jenkins
Flask or Django
Angular, React or Vue
Knowledge and understanding of CI/CD processes, concepts and benefits. Understand benefit of fully-automated deployments 
Understanding of long term benefits coming from fully automated development and release workflows

Where will you be working?

At Barclays, we are proud to be redefining the future of finance and here at Whippany we are defining the future of the workplace and the future of the way we work and live. We are creating a unique community, one of four strategic tech-enabled hubs that will redefine opportunity for everyone who works here. Whatever you do at Whippany, you’ll have every chance to build a world-class career in this world-class environment. 

About Barclays in the US

Barclays offers corporate and investment banking and credit card services in the US. Our 10,000 US colleagues are located in offices across the country, with headquarters in New York City. In 2017, Barclays announced plans to create a world-class campus in Whippany, New Jersey, for our Technology, Operations and Functional teams in the US. Other principal locations include Delaware, Nevada, Ohio and Maine.

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

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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