Position Title: Intraday Software Engineer

Company: Barclays Jobs

Location: Peterborough, UK

Job Description:

As a Barclays Intraday Software Engineer you will be working within our Risk, Finance and Treasury (RFT) Technology team, running the engineering function within our Beowulf Intraday team. You will oversee technical leads ensuring application development is coordinated efficiently across a diverse set of projects and initiatives, working closely with project management teams ensuring end-to-end software releases are both timely as well as of a high quality.


  • Analysis, design, and software development across a range of projects in the Intraday Risk space
  • Working together with the business, analysts, peers and project managers to understand and deliver requirements
  • Ensuring that software designs are well documented and shared appropriately across the whole team
  • Driving continuous improvement of processes
  • Mentoring and supporting other team members where required
  • Regular and frequent reporting on progress
  • Ensuring adherence to technical standards & SDLC including quality measures


  • Good C++ and general programming skills
  • Proven track record of developing large-scale high performance systems
  • Background working in Finance, or other area with a significant focus on numerical data
  • Experience and knowledge of Agile project management principals and practice
  • Experience in investment banking, especially in markets
  • Experience working with financial market risk data
  • Understanding of Fixed Income and Foreign Exchange trading and products
  • High level of proficiency with Microsoft tools, especially Excel

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.