17 May, 2018

C Developer

  • Barclays
  • Glasgow, Glasgow, Glasgow City, UK
Full time Information Tech.

Job Description



Job Title - Developer - BARX Trade Services
Location - Glasgow

BARX Trade Services (BTS) is the in-house FX trade booking and life-cycling system. Supporting the business globally, it has a range of upstream and downstream interfaces giving connectivity to internal and external systems handling (among others); risk, confirmations, settlements and regulatory reporting.

We are looking for a strong C++ Developer with experience in the middle tier to join this busy team on a new project along with supporting existing FX cash migrations

Your Role

At any given time, there are multiple streams of work going on within BTS, so we are looking for a developer with significant experience who has worked across multiple projects and systems in their current or previous roles.

This person needs to be someone who is articulate, and can communicate technical solutions clearly to other developers and technical leads, as well as Project Managers. They should be keen to join a team which is expanding and delivering excellent technology solutions.

This is a fairly new team in Glasgow which will continue to grow in coming years. You will be tasked with setting up market clearing functionality as part of a new project.

Systems are all build with C++ on the windows side however individuals with experience in C++ Linux will also be considered.

Essential Skills

• C++: Must have experience of writing multithreaded server applications on Windows using Visual Studio
• Experience of source code repository systems and multi-branched development.
• Must have worked on multi-tier service oriented enterprise systems using messaging for inter service communication and request/response/broadcast to the GUI.
• XML : XML Document Processing, XSD, XSLT

Desirable Skills

• Oracle Database Development: PL/SQL, ability to write stored procedures, triggers, Toad.
• Middleware: Experience of using middleware messaging components such as Tibco, Talarian, Solace or MQ.
• C++: Boost, Unit Testing & Mock Objects
• An understanding of FX derivatives products and trading flows (e.g. clearing, e-trading STP).

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.

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.

Your Application

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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.


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