Software Developer

  • 13 April
  • England - Poole
  • CDI
  • Pension
Software Developer (Java)

Location: Dorset

Start: ASAP

Salary: Competitive

Ideal skills: Software Development, Java, Java development, OO, Object Oriented, SQL, SQL Server, application testing, application design. Will suit applicants with ideally 1-2 years

Software/Java Developer: Java Developer required for Barclays. This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Java Developer looking for a new challenge. The successful Java Developer will ideally have 1-2 years experience and will now be looking for further develop their career.

About Barclays

Barclays is a transatlantic consumer, corporate and investment bank offering products and services across personal, corporate and investment banking, credit cards and wealth management, with a strong presence in our two home markets of the UK and the US.

With over 325 years of history and expertise in banking, Barclays operates in over 40 countries and employs approximately 130,000 people. Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for customers and clients worldwide. Please visit our website here for more information.

Person Specification

* Must have a subset of the following skills

* Proven experience developing applications using an object oriented programming language, preferably Java
* Proven experience working with databases and using SQL
* Proven experience analyzing requirements and designing applications
* Proven experience planning and performing application testing

Overall purpose of role

* Contribute knowledge and expertise to ensure success during all stages of the software lifecycle often focusing on one area
* Primary role to support the core banking systems of Barclays Africa working with colleagues across the globe on European, African and Asian continents

Key Accountabilities

Deliver robust system designs as required for allocated projects

* Identify issues in design specifications and product documentation
* Program robust solutions based on functional and technical designs utilizing java msSQL and other coding principals.
* Plan and execute functional technical and performance testing to ensure consistent quality and minimize business risk
* Provide Operational Support to application and infrastructure components reacting quickly and as necessary to live software errors to limit downtime and resolve

Risk and Control Objective

Ensure that all activities and duties are carried out in full compliance with regulatory requirements, Enterprise Wide Risk Management Framework and internal Barclays Policies and Policy Standards.

The Benefits: Our customers deserve the best. The same goes for our employees. That's why at Barclays you'll receive a range of benefits that include a competitive salary and all the tools, technology and support you need to succeed.

Our Culture: Everything we do is shaped by the five values of Respect, Integrity, Service, Excellence and Stewardship. The values inform the foundations of our relationships with customers and clients, but they also shape how we measure and reward the performance of our employees. Simply put, success is not just about what you achieve, but about how you achieve it.

Dynamic working gives everyone at Barclays the opportunity to integrate professional and personal lives, if you have a need for flexibility then please discuss this with the hiring manager.

­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­Barclays is an equal opportunity employer and are opposed to discrimination on any grounds. For more detailed information, please visit our dedicated Diversity and Inclusion site here.