Reference Data - Technical Analyst

Expiring today

Glasgow, United Kingdom
15 Nov 2022
28 Nov 2022
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
As a Barclays Technical Analyst, you will work in the Reference Data team who are responsible for client data within the bank on a cross-asset basis. Our team implements strategic change, future architectural planning, development and maintenance of strategic repositories which are both in-house and vendor supplied. The repositories source, validate and distribute reference data to all systems in the firm. The We are undergoing significant change there are a number of high profile project initiatives you can get involved with

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?
• Building, managing and prioritising feature teams backlogs, and working collaboratively with other feature teams aligned to specific reference data domains, Legal Entity, Accounts, SSI's & Books
• Driving technical deliverables for the team, ensuring quality of delivery and liaising with business Architecture, Engineering, Programmes, Operations and IT users at all levels
• Carrying out data mapping activities and gathering business requirements to define and detail data gaps, data requirements, data distribution methods, document process and data maps
• Providing input into the technical design process to ensure the design satisfies the business requirements and owning & maintaining Data Entity standards
• Defining, leading and presenting key design requirements or changes to other/central design authorities across Barclays
• Building, communicating and resolving challenges, issues, and risks solutions for snior management
• Ensuring and supporting project governance in following change life cycle, milestone management and RAID logs
Contributing to the overall long-term strategy of the Reference Data team and its architecture and infrastructure

What we're looking for:
• Proven Investment Banking and Client Reference Data knowledge in Trade Settlements and Settlement instruction and knowledge of client data and processes KYC (know-your-client)
• Hands-on business and functional analysis skills and ability to translate business requirements into functional requirements for technical usage
• Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
• Proven ability to collaborate in a global team environment in UK, US and APAC

Skills that will help you in the role:
• You will ideally have UML - Intermediate and Visio - Advanced
• Other knowledgeable skills include SQL - Intermediate, .Net XMLand MS Access
• MS Excel / Word/ PowerPoint - Advanced
• Confluence and Sharepoint

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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