Senior Java Developer

Barclays Perm
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Role Purpose

We are looking for an experienced Senior Java developer with hands-on development experience on IBM MDM product customisations to develop and build MDM solutions and provide guidance to the development team In Knustford. The candidate will have strong technical background and excellent IT skills.

Key Accountabilities

Build and develop MDM applications in accordance with best practices and standards to be followed.

Ensure that development is in line with Design, bridging the gap between design and development. This involves guiding the development to ensure that Design aspects are correctly implemented and providing feedback to the Design on aspects where design can better utilise IBM MDM Product.

Provide technical leadership, guidance and coaching to the development team and perform code reviews when needed.

Define all aspects of development from appropriate technology and workflow to coding standards.

Guide the implementation of DevOps pipeline for MDM based applications

Put appropriate practices, processes, standards and tools in place to ensure good quality code and component design, leveraging appropriate design patterns.

Communicate successfully all concepts and guidelines to development team.

Ensure software meets all requirements of quality, security, modifiability, extensibility etc.

Person Specification

Hands-on developer with experience in handling various IBM MDM Product customisations i.e. Data Addition, Data Extension, Business Proxy, Behaviour Extension, Event Rules etc.

Experience in core and advance java and supporting MDM technologies like J2EE, hibernate, pure query etc.

Experience in SOAP and RESFULL web services ie JAX-RPC, JAX-WS and JAX-RS etc.

Strong knowledge in IBM MDM out of the box services and its data model.

Excellent knowledge in Oracle database with experience writing complex queries, procedures, functions and other database customisations.

Excellent knowledge in WebSphere application server with experience in application deployment, debugging errors, server profile configuration etc.

Excellent knowledge of software and application design.

Understanding of software quality assurance principles

A technical mind-set with great attention to detail

Good to have knowledge and experience in light weight frameworks ie Spring, JUnit.

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


Our customers deserve the best. The same goes for our employees. That's why at Barclays you'll receive a range of benefits that include a competitive salary and all the tools, technology and support you need to succeed.

Our Culture

Everything we do is shaped by the five values of Respect, Integrity, Service, Excellence and Stewardship. The values inform the foundations of our relationships with customers and clients, but they also shape how we measure and reward the performance of our employees. Simply put, success is not just about what you achieve, but about how you achieve it.

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.

Barclays is an equal opportunity employer and are opposed to discrimination on any grounds. For more detailed information, please visit our dedicated Diversity and Inclusion site here.

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