Data Engineer
Northampton, Northamptonshire, UK
3d ago

What will you be doing?

  • Own one or more data science platforms for end-to-end delivery andadoption
  • Help build best-in-class development architecture, standards, bestpractices for Machine learning
  • Conceptualize and quickly build POC on new platforms - should performeither as an individual contributor or lead a team of data scientists and dataengineers
  • Open to learn, implement newer tools products
  • Experiment & identify best methods techniques, algorithms foranalytical problems
  • Operationalize Work closely with the engineering, infrastructure,service management and business teams to deliver data science platforms andtools.
  • Responsible to provide technical consultancy to the project teams andable to answer the platform queries
  • Responsible for maintenance of Big Data Infrastructure, OS integrationand application installation.
  • Implementing and maintaining security features / standards as perBarclays’ policies and incorporate the design principles defined by thearchitects.
  • Define Best Practices for product configurations, software choices,interoperability, CI / CD framework implementation
  • Understand the overall purpose of the project / use-case and setup theinfrastructure in line with the requirements.
  • Work with the GTIS infrastructure component teams,engineering / development teams, project managers, testing teams to take forwardall deployments in line with business requirements.
  • Ensure that all activities and duties are carried out in full compliancewith regulatory requirements, Barclays Operational Risk Framework and internalBarclays Policies and Standards.
  • Strict adherence to Barclays policies.

    What we’re looking for :

  • Should be able to look at problems fromdifferent dimensions and use judgement based on past experiences, marketresearch, industry specific solutions to choose the right approach for buildingdata platforms
  • Should be able to decide and look foralternatives if the current approach does not work
  • Skills that will help you in the role :

  • Proficiency in one or more statistical tools / languages Python, Scala or SAS and related packages like Pandas, SciPy / Scikit-learn,NumPy etc.
  • Very good understanding of Hadoop coreconcepts and technologies
  • Core programming languages : Java / Scala orPython
  • Experience and understanding of Big Data ecosystem with technologieslike Spark / PySpark, MapReduce, Kafka, Hive etc. Experience in UNIX scriptingand NoSQL
  • Hands-onexperience in running various methods like Regression, Classification includingrandom forest, decision trees and NLP
  • Experience in UNIX scripting
  • Experienceas a bigdata designer on
  • Prior experience working in banking finance domainwill be an added advantage
  • Hands on experience with various dataanalysis and data wrangling tools and programming languages like SQL
  • Where will you be working?

    Barclays Northampton is an operation ofvast scale, with a huge influence and impact on the financial services industryand on the lives of millions of British people.

    Here, we process 18 milliontransactions worth more than £700 million every day, and make sure that 196Barclaycard payments every second happen seamlessly.

    This couldn’t be possiblewithout the collaboration between all our teams from tech, marketing,functions, and operations and the global partnerships our Northamptoncolleagues have.

    Ourenvironmentallyfriendly office is within 5 minutes of the local town, easily accessible fromthe M1, and we run frequent shuttlebuses to and from Northampton train station.

    Interested and want to know more aboutBarclays? Visit / who-we-are / for more details.

    Our Values

    Everything we do is shaped by the fivevalues of Respect, Integrity, Service, Excellence and Stewardship. Our valuesinform the foundations of our relationships with customers and clients, butthey also shape how we measure and reward the performance of our colleagues.

    Simply put, success is not just about what you achieve, but about how youachieve it.

    Our Diversity

    We aim to foster a culture whereindividuals of all backgrounds feel confident in bringing their whole selves towork, feel included and their talents are nurtured, empowering them tocontribute fully to our vision and goals.

    Our Benefits

    Our customers are unique. The same goes forour colleagues. That's why at Barclays we offer a range of benefits, allowingevery colleague to choose the best options for their personal circumstances.

    These include a competitive salary and pension, health care and all the tools,technology and support to help you become the very best you can be.

    We areproud of our dynamic working options for colleagues. If you have a need forflexibility then please discuss this with us.


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