IntSec54 - Oracle Developer

Glasgow, United Kingdom
21 Sep 2022
06 Oct 2022
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
As a Barclays Oracle Developer, you will work for the FISS application. FISS is the Firm's primary securities settlement and accounting system, settling in excess of 60% of the Firm's transactions. They focus on design, architect, develop and test the application, primarily Oracle PL/SQL and Linux Shell scripting, Pro*C based server application. This role is also client facing and is required to gather requirements and lead the analysis, testing, design, and implementation.

Barclays is one of the world's largest and most respected financial institutions, with 329 years of success, quality and innovation behind us. We offer careers that provide endless opportunity - helping millions of individuals and businesses thrive, and creating financial and digital solutions that the world now takes for granted.

What will you be doing?
• Designing, developing and improving technical features of the application under project requirements and contributing to the technical architecture of existing, and new systems
• Liaising with other teams in evaluating new features and improvements and communicating with the global development team; escalating issues on time
• Working in Agile teams and taking part in technical preparations for global releases
• Ensuring consistent high code quality through unit and integration testing
• Working closely with QA, UAT and application support teams in getting the code tested, released and supported
• Troubleshooting performance and functional problems on development, testing and production environments
• Gathering development and testing estimates and including these in formal project plans
• Writing detailed integration requirements documents using the Confluence/Wiki based documentation approach aligned with an Agile / sprint-based development methodology

What we're looking for:
• Expert level Oracle PL/SQL programming skills - knowledge of best practices and recent developments of Oracle database technologies
• Intermediate level Linux/Unix shell scripting
• Intermediate level C and Pro*C programming skills
• Intermediate level database profiling and performance tuning skills and experience

Skills that will help you in the role:
• Working knowledge of Autosys
• Knowledge of SFTP protocol and security key management concepts
• Extensive knowledge of messaging/middleware technologies (Solace, MQ)
• Basic knowledge of Oracle Forms/Report

Where will you be working?
Our new state-of-the-art Campus, right in the heart of Glasgow is a hub of creative collaboration. A place where everyone can bring their true selves to work and reach their full potential. Home to 5,000 of our colleagues, our Tradeston campus will support the community in more ways than one - by creating thousands of new career opportunities and celebrating local artists. A short walk from Central Station on the south of the Clyde, it will be a key location for the Barclays business that will deepen our ties with the city and its communities.
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