Solution Designer

3-5 years
29 days ago
Job Description

Job Title : Solution Designer
Location: Pune

About Barclays
Barclays is a British universal bank. We are diversified by business, by different types of customers and clients, and by geography. Our businesses include consumer banking and payments operations around the world, as well as a top-tier, full service, global corporate and investment bank, all of which are supported by our service company which provides technology, operations and functional services across the Group.

Risk and Control Objective

Take ownership for managing risk and strengthening controls in relation to the work you do

Working Flexibly

We're committed to providing a supportive and inclusive culture and environment for you to work in. This environment recognises and supports ways to balance your personal needs, alongside the professional needs of our business. Providing the opportunity for all our employees, globally to work flexibly empowers each of us to work in a way that suits our lives as well as enabling us to better service our customers and clients needs. Whether you have family commitments or you're a carer, or whether you need study time or wish to pursue personal interests, our approach to working flexibly is designed to help you balance your life. If you would like some flexibility, then please discuss this with the hiring manager, and your request will be reviewed subject to business needs.

Hybrid Working

Structured hybrid role:
At Barclays, we offer a hybrid working experience that blends the positives of working alongside colleagues at our onsite locations, together with working from home. We have a structured approach where colleagues work at an onsite location on fixed, anchor, days of the week, for a minimum of two days a week or more, as set by the business area (or nearest equivalent if working part-time hours). Please discuss the working pattern requirements for the role you are applying for with the hiring manager. Please note that as we continue to embed our hybrid working environment, we remain in a test and learn phase, which means that working arrangements may be subject to change on reasonable notice to ensure we meet the needs of our business.


Responsible for driving all technical aspects of delivery, setting and improving technical direction and standards for development and design across the platforms that support our products and services for Barclays UK customers.
This role will report directly to the Global Head of Digital, Everyday Money Management (EMM) and is responsible for designing and building Digital platforms for EMM.

What will you be doing

. Develop, implement, optimize, and maintain cloud-based solutions. You will be responsible for deploying and debugging cloud stacks, educating teams on new cloud initiatives, and ensuring the security of the cloud infrastructure.
. Work with Designer and other stakeholder's and CTO (Chief Technology Office) and CSO (Chief Security Office) and architect to develop and deliver API for Customer Onboarding Domain.
. Implement and maintain focus towards ensuring API components adhere to the application and data architecture vision.
. Lead operation activities by following DevSecOps model, educating teams on the implementation of new cloud technologies and initiatives.

What we're looking for:

. Must have Computer Science Degree with hands-on experience in building cloud native solutions
. Strong technical working experience in software engineering and design roles
. Significant software development experience, with multiple programming languages
. Designing, developing and deploying modular cloud-based systems.
. Developing and maintaining cloud solutions in accordance with best practices.
. Ensuring efficient functioning of data storage and processing functions in accordance with company security policies and best practices in cloud security.
. Identifying, analysing, and resolving infrastructure vulnerabilities and application deployment issues.
. Regularly reviewing existing systems and making recommendations for improvements.
. Interacting with internal and external teams, providing cloud support, and making recommendations based on business need
. Strong experience of Agile and DevOps principles, tools and practices
. Experience with automation and cloud technologies
. Strong analytical skills and proven ability to simplify and clearly communicate complex analytical outcomes, linkages and messages to both technical and non-technical audiences
. Strong experience of wide range of application development technologies including APIs, microservices, containerisation, elastic, scalable and distributed architecture

Skills that will help you in the role:

. Degree in computer science or a similar field.
. At least 3 years of experience in the field of cloud computing.
. Experience with CI/CD systems.
. Troubleshooting and analytical skills.
. Good communication and collaboration skills.
. Client management skills.
. Azure, AWS, and GCP certifications preferred.
. Experience with SysOps
. Experience in Financial Industry

Where will you be working

Be More at Barclays
At Barclays, each day is about being more - as a professional, and as a person. Be More @ Barclays represents our core promise to all current and future employees. It's the characteristic that we want to be associated with as an employer, and at the heart of every employee experience. We empower our colleagues to Be More Globally Connected, working on international projects that improve the way millions of customers handle their finances. Be More Inspired by working alongside the most talented people in the industry, and delivering imaginative new solutions that are redefining the future of finance. Be More Impactful by having the opportunity to work on cutting-edge projects, and Be More Valued for who you are.
Interested and want to know more about Barclays Visit for more details.

Purpose, Values and Mindset
We deploy finance responsibly to support people and businesses, acting with empathy and integrity, championing innovation and sustainability, for the common good and the long term.

Our values underpin everything we do: Respect, Integrity, Service, Excellence and Stewardship.

We harness the power of diversity and inclusion in our business, trust those we work with, and value everyone's contribution.
We operate with honesty, transparency and fairness in all we do.
We act with empathy and humility, putting the people and businesses we serve at the centre of what we do.
We champion innovation, and use our energy, expertise and resources to make a positive difference.
We prize sustainability, and are passionate about leaving things better than we found them.
Our Mindset shapes how we take action, living by our Values, driven by our Purpose, always with our customers and clients at the heart of what we do our Mindset is to Empower, Challenge and Drive.
Trust and support each other to deliver. Make decisions with those closest to the topic. Include diverse perspectives. Celebrate success and learn from failure.
Question whether things can be done better. Use insights based on data to inform decisions. Be curious about how we can adapt and improve. Speak up and be open to alternative viewpoints.
Focus on outcomes. Deliver with pace. Be passionate and ambitious about what we do. Take personal responsibility. Actively build collaborative relationships to get things done.

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Job Source:

Barclays is a British multinational universal bank, headquartered in London, England. Barclays operates as two divisions, Barclays UK and Barclays International, supported by a service company, Barclays Execution Services.

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