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Posted: Sunday, February 4, 2018 2:11 AM

Job Title QPS RTB Support Specialist
Location New York
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. Our goal is to become the bank of choice by providing superior services to customers and clients and supporting our stakeholders via a commercially successful business that generates long-term sustainable returns.
About Barclays in the US
Barclays offers corporate and investment banking and credit card services in the US. Our 10,000 US colleagues are located in offices across the country, with headquarters in New York City. In 2017, Barclays announced plans to create a world-class campus in Whippany, New Jersey, for our Technology, Operations and Functional teams in the US. Other principal locations include Delaware, Nevada, Ohio and Maine.
About Equities
Equities is a leading franchise, offering a full-service cash and derivatives business with industry-leading fundamental and macro research and award-winning analytics. The Equities business leadership recognises how critical a state-of-the-art technology platform is in creating a top-ranking equities franchise.
About Equities Technology
Equities Technology at Barclays covers 3 main business lines; Equity Derivatives, Equity Liquid Markets and Equity Finance. Trading desks for these business areas are located globally in London, New York, Tokyo, Singapore and Hong Kong. External clients and Sales are across the globe, serviced from our core locations.
Overall Purpose of role
The Equities Run the Bank (RTB) team is responsible for the Production Trading platform used by external clients and internal trading desks. The RTB team ensures that applications and infrastructure are operating to meet the needs of the Equities business. RTB is responsible for day to day support of the users, incident and outage management, and change management.
We are seeking a Front Office Support Engineer to join our dynamic team, and provide hands-on application support.
Your Role (Key Accountabilities)
o Manage the production environment of a critical trading platform
o Proactively monitor, troubleshoot and resolve production incidents
o Work closely with business users, development and infrastructure teams in order to resolve production issues quickly and improve platform
o Implement production software releases and post release checkouts
o Incident and Problem management
o Drive process improvements and automation
o Manage business initiatives and projects
Basic Qualifications/Skills (Must be quantifiable)
Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, IT or Mathematics-related discipline
Minimum 2 years of experience in directly supporting Front Office trading applications
Unix/Linux/SQL knowledge
Working knowledge of FIX Protocol
Middleware experience (ex. Tibco RV, Solace)
Knowledge of a programming and/or scripting language
Preferred Qualifications/Skills
Strong communication skills
Self motivated, proactive
Strong troubleshooting capability, analytical skills
Excellent organization skills
Ability to work under pressure and juggle multiple priorities.
Strong attention to detail
Demonstrates follow through and ownership of issues.
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.
**Title:** **Level II Trade Floor Support**
**Location:** **NY-New York**
**Requisition ID:** **90166749*
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