Saturday , February 24 2024

Barclays Jobs 2023 – Solution Designer

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About the job

Solution Designer


As a Barclays Solution Designer, you will be responsible for the end to end design / Solution for the project / program. This is an excellent opportunity to work closely with the various component teams, Architects, Programme managers & BAs to understand and implement end to end solutions.

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

This opportunity is location flexible. We will consider requests for locating the role at an alternative Barclays’ key UK office from that advertised.

What will you be doing?

  • Owning end to end technical design for allocated project(s), identifying and engaging all technical component teams that need to contribute
  • Collaborating with Lead designer and other Solution Architects, programme managers, business analysts and product to understand and refine / challenge the requirements
  • Ensuring that end to end view is established and that all key requirements are captured, supporting the definition of clear functional and non-functional requirements
  • Guiding the component teams in terms of end to end solution
  • Actively maintaining ownership of the design throughout the Software Development Life Cycle, ensuring continued alignment to end-to-end designs
  • Presenting project designs at the appropriate Design Authority
  • Participating in technical implementation planning, ensuring that the integrity of live operations will be maintained
  • Owning end to end technical design for allocated project(s), identifying and engaging all technical component teams that need to contribute

Hybrid Working

We are currently operating in a hybrid working environment, meaning that many colleagues spend part of their working hours at home and part in the office, depending on the nature of the role they are in. Please discuss the detail of the working pattern options for the role with the hiring manager.

What We’re Looking For

  • Ability to understand enterprise architecture
  • Well versed in technology design principles with good understanding of cloud and SaaS

Skills That Will Help You In The Role

  • Thorough knowledge of banking products and Collection / recovery systems
  • Able to exhibit technical leadership throughout the project life cycle
  • Good knowledge of the technologies involved, current IT developments and industry direction and a broad knowledge of IT
  • Attention to detail, ability to identify the real root causes that cause inefficiencies and ability to communicate in a clear, structured manner

Where will you be working?

You will be based in Radbroke, Knutsford. The Barclays Technology Campus just outside Manchester is our tech command centre and a vital strategic powerhouse behind our global operations. The campus is set in a 64-acre self-contained site, in a beautiful green environment and it offers unrivalled facilities for work and for play. We have an onsite gym, as well as outdoor tennis, football and cricket areas, as well as onsite restaurant and coffee shops.

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