Primary Location

UK-Cheshire-Knutsford Permanent/Regular

Posting Range

25 May 2018 - Ongoing


Building API for internal and external developers, our primary purpose is to lead Barclays into the API Economy by executing an API first strategy. Working in a truly agile, co-located environment you will have the chance to display your work on the world stage, helping to build the Barclays API Store and creating Innovative products that will bring new revenue and exciting opportunities to Barclays, Fin-Techs and beyond. Our API portals will support Barclays traditional services such as Savings, Loans, Mortgages, Investments and Payments but you will also have the opportunity to work with the latest technologies such as Virtual assistants and Internet of Things to create New and Innovative services.


Your Role

·       Under moderate supervision plans & executes test project, its risks and dependencies

·       Mitigate risks to Business through timely, precise execution and validation of test plans

·       Mitigates / escalates issues to Test Manager or Portfolio Test Lead as appropriate

·       Work with development team to create test plans for enhancements and fixes on applications

·       Support Integration, User and Operational Testing

·       Prepare Test phase closure reports


Essential Skills

·       Sound knowledge of all Testing processes.

·       End-to-end software development lifecycle

·       Strong experience and knowledge in testing and defect management

·       Provide Leadership within an agile team, proactively identifying ways to improve the end-to-end testing of API services and networks.


Desirable Skills

·       Certification: ISTQB

·       Awareness of leading-edge tools, techniques, services within IT

·       Software development methodologies, e.g. waterfall, agile


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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