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 85,000 people. Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for customers and clients worldwide.
Whichever area you join, you’ll work in a fast-changing and dynamic technical environment. We recruit for both technical and non-technical roles here, so what you can expect will vary dependent on what you do for us. But from coding to project management, you’ll work with experts in a wide range of technologies and languages. That includes Windows, Unix, C++, Java, C#, VB, VBA, SQL, Perl, Oracle, Linux, Python, Hadoop, scripting languages, grid computing, big data and real-time systems. The challenges you’ll face could include:
Enhancing the functionality of systems and applications
Analyzing code to find new process improvements
Writing scripts for data pulls and analysis
Developing user interfaces for applications
Working with business areas to understand and meet their needs
Designing and innovating products using the newest technologies
Working with Data to improve efficiencies
Provide an intelligence-led approach to cyber security.
How you'll develop
You’ll gain extraordinary exposure, working with the leading innovators behind services like Pingit, Talking ATMs, and bPay. As well as learning from our team’s collective expertise, you’ll start to build your own.
From day one, our structured and on-the-job training will give you the knowledge you need when you need it, and detailed performance coaching will keep your progress on track. Through our Learning and Development offering, you’ll also be able to opt into opportunities that suit your needs and career ambitions, from mentoring and professional development courses to qualifications that enhance your skills. In short, you’ll build a career of your own choosing, and build the enthusiasm to want to push boundaries to achieve better.
Who thrives here
We’re looking for motivated self-starters with a strong degree – or expected degree - in a science, technology, engineering or maths-related subject. You’ll have a keen interest in technology, as well as the ambition to be right there at the forefront of the next technological breakthrough. Help make it with us.