Software Engineer

  • Pension
  • Knutsford, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Barclays UK
  • 19 Sep 17

Software Engineer Location: Barclays,Cheshire Salary: Competitive plus excellent benefits Start: ASAP Ideal skills: Scripting, Shell Scripting, Powershell, Cscripting, Python, Bash, LSON< Orchestration, Automation Technical Specialist Overall purpose of role: The Technical Specialist will perform an important role in the Business Technology Service Operations (BTSO) team, being responsible for the implementation, maintenance, adoption and maturity of the monitoring and automation tooling.

Software Engineer

Location: Barclays,Cheshire

Salary: Competitive plus excellent benefits

Start: ASAP

Ideal skills: Scripting, Shell Scripting, Powershell, Cscripting, Python, Bash, LSON< Orchestration, Automation

Software Engineer

Overall purpose of role:

The Software Engineer will perform an important role in the Business Technology Service Operations (BTSO) team, being responsible for the implementation, maintenance, adoption and maturity of the monitoring and automation tooling.

Key specific accountabilities.

  • Provide SME knowledge on all monitoring and automation tools within the team
  • Work with other application and infrastructure teams to ensure solutions are delivered in accordance with compliance guidelines, and are in line with other bank-wide initiatives. g. AWS
  • Identify opportunities to use the toolset to drive automation and change within the organisation, focusing on improving service quality and automation
  • Delivery of work items which align to the roadmaps
  • Database release management
  • Cognitive ("learning") software
  • Deliver the tooling to the application teams, drive adoption and maturity to embed these within the day to day lives of the community.

Technical Skills -

  • Key Technical skills;
    • Experience and knowledge of automation and monitoring products on a large scale, covering both system and application platforms
      • IPcenter
      • Aternity
      • AppDynamics
      • Evolven
      • DBMaestro
    • Broad technical skills should include:
      • ELK, Splunk, Wily
      • Hosting approaches (Physical, virtual, cloud, AWS)
      • Infrastructure components/architecture (Servers - AIX, Linux and Windows)
      • Middleware technologies (WAS, JBOSS, Tomcat, Apache HTTPD, IIS)
      • Automated deployment and releases technologies (Bladelogic, Nolio, Jenkins)
      • Databases (Oracle, SQL server, MongoDB, MySQL)
      • Scripting skills (Perl )

About Us

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.

Risk and Control Objective

All Barclays colleagues have to 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.

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Barclays Values & Diversity

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. We are an equal opportunity employer and we are opposed to discrimination on any grounds. It is the policy of Barclays to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, colour, creed, religion, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law.Call now to hear more