Barclays hiring for Application Analyst
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Job Role :
Application Analyst
Eligibility :
Any Graduate
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Company Profile:

Barclays is a major global financial services provider engaged in personal banking, credit cards, corporate and investment banking and wealth and investment management with an extensive international presence in Europe, the Americas, Africa and Asia. With over 300 years of history and expertise in banking, Barclays operates in over 50 countries and employs 140,000 people. Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for customers and clients worldwide.

Job Description:

As Ab Initio developer/technical lead, you will have sound knowledge and experience on various Ab Initio products like GDE, Metadata Hub, TIVOLI, and various frameworks like MDWP, DQE etc. You will work with various federated teams and guide them in Ab Initio development and implementation.

Role will also troubleshoot various problems/errors encountered by federated team while developing Ab Initio based ETL applications. You will have high-level knowledge about other technologies like Hadoop, Teradata, and high level of SAS, Mainframe etc. It will help to develop efficient Ab Initio code interfacing with those technologies.


Responsible for Creating Standards and Guidelines for A>I development.
Designing effective reusable components to improve the development productivity.
Optimise the ETLs to reduce the overall execution time.
Understand the functionality of the requirements and design data models and ETLs.
Develop and Manage the Technical Lineage in Metadata hub.
Complex hands-on work on Ab Initio.
Troubleshooting and development in other Ab Initio products like GDE, EME, Metadata Hub, and Scheduler like Tivoli etc.
Troubleshooting related SQL and NOSQL databases like Teradata, Oracle, HIVE.
Writing complex SQL for data processing and data analysis.
Understand concepts of Hadoop and tune A>I product accordingly.
Troubleshoot any Ab Initio related problem/error.
Provide expertise and continuity across both the business solution and technical solution involving Ab Initio.
Builds effective relationships with all stakeholders including federated project teams, BU SPOC, GIS etc.
Excellent problem solving skills and provide innovative solutions to technical problems.

Essential Skills:

A>I GDE and other A>I products like MHUB, Tivoli.
Linux/Unix Shell scripting.
Data warehousing Concepts.

Desirable Skills:

Understanding of Big Data Technologies.
Cloudera, Hadoop, Spark.
Basic SAS understanding.
Basic Teradata Understanding.