Job Title: Senior Ab Initio Developer
Barclays is a British universal bank. We are diversified by business, by different types of customers and clients, and by geography. Our businesses include consumer banking and payments operations around the world, as well as a top-tier, full service, global corporate and investment bank, all of which are supported by our service company which provides technology, operations and functional services across the Group.
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.
We’re committed to providing a supportive and inclusive culture and environment for you to work in. This environment recognises and supports ways to balance your personal needs, alongside the professional needs of our business. Providing the opportunity for all our employees, globally to work flexibly empowers each of us to work in a way that suits our lives as well as enabling us to better service our customers’ and clients’ needs. Whether you have family commitments or you’re a carer, or whether you need study time or wish to pursue personal interests, our approach to working flexibly is designed to help you balance your life.
If you would like some flexibility then please discuss this with the hiring manager.
As Senior Ab Initio technical developer, you will have sound knowledge and experience on various Ab Initio products like GDE, Continuous Flow, Express It, BRE, Metadata Hub, Control Center and various frameworks like MDWP, DQE etc. You will independently work on technical modules and work with various federated teams and guide them in Ab Initio development and implementation.
What will you be doing?
You will also troubleshoot various problems/errors encountered by federated team while developing Ab Initio based ETL applications. You will have high-level knowledge about other technologies like Hadoop, Teradata, Oracle, Mainframe etc. It will help to develop efficient Ab Initio code interfacing with those technologies
Data Derivation, Data Mapping and Data Integration related Development.
Inputs to the functional document creation
Interact with SME to gather information
Study various strategy documents available within the organization
Inputs to the other teams like Run/Production Support Teams etc.
What we’re looking for:
Should have strong hands-on experience on Ab Initio GDE.
Should have good knowledge about other Ab Initio products like Continuous Flow, Express It, Query It, Metadata Hub, Control Center etc
Should understand SQL and NOSQL databases like Teradata, Oracle, MongoDB.
Should know concepts of Hadoop
Troubleshoot any Ab Initio related problem/error
Builds effective relationships with all stakeholders including federated project teams, BU SPOC, GIS etc
Excellent problem solving skills and provide innovative solutions to technical problems.
Analytical and problem solving
Skills that will help you in the role:
Can work independently with minimum supervision and help the development team on technical expertise.
Pioneering - High level of initiative/innovation
Flexible and adaptable working style to work with multiple stakeholders
Hands on experience on Vendor Resource Management
Where will you be working?
Be More at Barclays
At Barclays, each day is about being more – as a professional, and as a person. ‘Be More @ Barclays’ represents our core promise to all current and future employees. It’s the characteristic that we want to be associated with as an employer, and at the heart of every employee experience. We empower our colleagues to Be More Globally Connected, working on international projects that improve the way millions of customers handle their finances. Be More Inspired by working alongside the most talented people in the industry, and delivering imaginative new solutions that are redefining the future of finance. Be More Impactful by having the opportunity to work on cutting-edge projects, and Be More Valued for who you are.
Interested and want to know more about Barclays? Visit home.barclays/who-we-are/ for more details.
Purpose and Values
We deploy finance responsibly to support people and businesses, acting with empathy and integrity, championing innovation and sustainability, for the common good and the long term.
Our values underpin everything we do: Respect, Integrity, Service, Excellence and Stewardship.
We harness the power of diversity and inclusion in our business, trust those we work with, and value everyone's contribution.
We operate with honesty, transparency and fairness in all we do.
We act with empathy and humility, putting the people and businesses we serve at the centre of what we do.
We champion innovation, and use our energy, expertise and resources to make a positive difference.
We prize sustainability, and are passionate about leaving things better than we found them.
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.
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 flexible working options for colleagues. If you have a need for flexibility, then please discuss this with us.