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AVP EQUITIES ELECTRONIC TRADING TECHNOLOGYRole PurposeThe role of Equities Technology Electronic Trading RTB AVP carries responsibility for the provision of high quality, bespoke support of the Electronic Trading plant which underpins the Cash Equity, Futures and QPS businesses. This role encompasses technical support, continuous service improvement, infrastructure architecture and project management (a key objective is to contribute towards the ongoing build-out of the Electronic Trading Cash Architecture platform).The role is located on the trading floor and is co-located with the FO Electronic Trading Product team.Key AccountabilitiesAccountabilityProvide strong technical leadership within the Electronic Trading RTB team, covering Cash, QPS and FuturesContribute significantly towards the build-out and the productionisation of the Electronic Trading Cash Architecture platformProvide technical direction and leadership during incidentsBe accountable for the resiliency and capacity management of the production environmentBe accountable for certifying trading termination mechanisms (TTMs)Embed RTB within the Agile SDLC - attend scrum meetings and provide non-functional requirementsContribute significantly towards the Change Delivery function for Electronic Trading EMEA; be the "Ops" contributor to DevOpsCoach and mentor more junior team members across geographiesStakeholder management and leadership:The role will involve liaising with senior leads in Front Office, Operations, Compliance and other functions on (amongst other things) Risk and Control, Production Performance, Incident, Problem and Change.The person will be expected to ensure stability, supportability and deployment efficiency is delivered as part of the SDLC by working with Development leads, Project Managers and Business analysts.As a key technical contributor, the role will involve building and maintaining a culture of operational and technical excellence throughout the team.Risk and Control: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 StandardsPerson SpecificationDegree in an IT or Mathematics-related disciplineExperience in a business facing application support leadership role in an Investment BankEffective communicator who can demonstrate strong influencing skillsExperience of supporting complex enterprise trading/risk systemsTrack record of delivering continuous service improvementHighly technical background (either Technical Support (L2/3), Dev, SA)Proven ability of high performance under pressure with tight deadlines and challenging constraintsTechnical/Business Skills:Strong knowledge of supporting applications on Windows and Unix platformsScripting (eg python, Perl, Shell, bash)Strong knowledge of Equities market fundamentalsGenuine interest in financial services/markets, particular changes in the regulatory environment and how they impact the way Investment Banks do business

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