Job description


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


Technology Apprenticeship - 90225827
Primary Location:US-New Jersey-Whippany
Job Type:Permanent/Regular
Posting Range:19 Mar 2019 - Ongoing
Foundation Apprenticeship
Whippany, NJ

About Technology Apprenticeship Programme:
Apprentices are some of the brightest minds in our impressively talented team. You’ll be working alongside industry experts who are behind major leaps in FinTech – brilliant minds who are always ready to support you and share their extensive knowledge.
Of course, you’ll also be following a learning programme that’s as trail-blazing as our technology. There’ll be on-the-job training where you’ll learn through valuable hands-on experience. You also have wide-ranging support from a line manager, career coach and a technical buddy, as well as a network of peers. Wherever you’re based, you’ll find the spirit of teamwork and a highly collaborative community, one that’s fizzing with new ideas and full of disruptive thinking.

Overall purpose of role: 
Apprenticeship purpose and responsibilities may vary dependent on the role they have been allocated.  Apprentices follow a clear development route over 2-year Apprenticeship programme during which time they will develop skills, knowledge and experience relevant to their specific role and will be able to learn more about organization.

What will you be doing? 
Completion of all in-team training requirements and attendance at all sessions allocated by Apprenticeship Team.
Completion of all individual objectives agreed with Line Manager within timescales
Delivery of work which encompasses technical/team learning
Ensure adherence to Barclay’s policies, standards and controls
Prompt response to meet the business needs for changes
Effective liaison with peers & stakeholders
Building and maintaining an understanding of the various stages of technology and processes 
Ensure that they actively participate in their own development and contribute to ensuring that their understanding of technology is current in line with their job description;
Operate within and contribute towards the success of their team ensuring that the overall capability of the team is leveraged;
Maximize the use of relevant toolsets 
Each individuals’ specific stakeholder management skills may different per team. However, each candidate will:
Articulate concepts in day-to-day situations or in presentations to audiences at all levels.
Clearly define the purpose of formal discussions (e.g. via one-on-ones, group meetings).
Responds quickly and thoroughly to questions by providing information appropriately.
Presents information in a clear, concise, easily understood manner.
Recognizes those who need or could benefit from information and shares it accordingly.
What we’re looking for: 
High School Diploma 
Skills that will help you in the role: 
Commitment to a 2 year development programme
Motivated and enthusiastic behavior 
Interest in Technology
Good communication skills
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. 

Interested and want to know more about Barclays? Visit
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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

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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