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Technical Business Analyst

Posted 13 Jul 2024
Work experience
0 to 7 years
Full-time / part-time
Job function
Degree level
Required language
English (Fluent)

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As a Barclays Technical Business Analyst, you will collaborate with business partners across Product, Operations and Technology to understand problems and desired outcomes, translating those into requirements that will enable delivery. You will work closely internally, and with the other Technology teams, on the programme to assure delivery of their changes as they move through the development lifecycle. This will be the ideal opportunity for someone with excellent Business Analysis skills and experience.
Barclays is one of the world's largest and most respected financial institutions, established in 1690, with a legacy of success, quality, and innovation. We offer careers that provide endless opportunity – helping millions of individuals and businesses thrive and creating financial and digital solutions that the world now takes for granted.At Barclays, we offer a hybrid working experience that blends the positives of working alongside colleagues at our onsite locations, together with working from home. We have a structured approach where colleagues work at an onsite location on fixed, ‘anchor’, days of the week, for a minimum of two days a week or more, as set by the business area (or nearest equivalent if working part-time hours). Please discuss the working pattern requirements for the role you are applying for with the hiring manager. Please note that as we continue to embed our hybrid working environment, we remain in a test and learn phase, which means that working arrangements may be subject to change on reasonable notice to ensure we meet the needs of our business.

What will you be doing?

Facing off to one or more business areas/SME's and understanding high level requirements

Being responsible for interpreting high level business requirement into low level functional specification and technical requirements

Ensuring all functional and technical requirements are clarified for the technical team to ensure there is no ambiguity leading to error prone technical build

Owning the delivery of the work assigned and driving it to successful completion, while working proactively with stakeholders

Supporting requirements through the development lifecycle, including Design, Development, and Testing, and supporting PM’s in managing delivery to assure achievement of outcomes

Driving continuous improvement in terms of process, tooling, knowledge sharing and support for the wider programme

Providing support to the Lead Business Analyst /Product Owner, helping to articulate and present effective controls and service improvements

Eliciting, validating and documenting business requirements, and creating user/feature stories and backlogs

What we’re looking for:

Experience of working as a business analyst in a data domain, within a large-scale delivery environment

The ability to navigate and master new subject domains quickly

Clear and confident communicator with excellent interpersonal skills

The ability to manage competing priorities, delivering to challenging timescales and deadlines

Skills that will help you in the role:

Hands on experience with data analysis, ETL, data warehouse, SQL querying, data modelling, and data visualisation & reporting tools such as Tableau, Business Objects etc

Awareness of standard project control tools, including JIRA, Confluence, etc

Good understanding of project delivery methodologies including the software development lifecycle and the role of the business analysts in these contexts

Broad knowledge of financial industry products and offerings, experience with Payments products would be advantageous

Where will you be working?
You will be based in Radbroke, Knutsford. The Barclays Technology Campus just outside Manchester is our tech command centre and a vital strategic powerhouse behind our global operations. The campus is set in a 64 acre self-contained site, in a beautiful green environment and it offers unrivalled facilities for work and for play. We have an onsite gym, as well as outdoor tennis, football and cricket areas, as well as onsite restaurant and coffee shops.#LI-Hybrid

Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for 48 million customers and clients worldwide.

Finance & Banking
55,000 employees