Barclays Large Holdings Data in New York, New York
*Job Title:Large Holdings Data *Location:New York, NY
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.
About Barclays in the US Barclays offers corporate and investment banking and credit card services in the US. Our 10,000 US colleagues are located in offices across the country, with headquarters in New York City. In 2017, Barclays announced plans to create a world-class campus in Whippany, New Jersey, for our Technology, Operations and Functional teams in the US. Other principal locations include Delaware, Nevada, Ohio and Maine.
About Large Holdings Global Large Shareholding regulations require Barclays to monitor and disclose the Firm's aggregate holdings in equity and equity related securities of publicly listed companies to regulators, exchanges and issuers. Market disclosures are preconditions to a liquid and efficient market, lowering the cost of capital and delivering benefits for investors. Global laws are complex and carry significant levels of risk that can lead to market destabilization. Market failures lead to regulatory censure and reputational damage.
Large Holdings is the functional area within Markets Operations and is responsible for ensuring the Firm meets its large shareholding monitoring, advisory and reporting obligations.
The role holder will work within the Large Holdings Data Operations team to create and maintain an environment and capability that enables regulatory reporting, control and oversight across the Barclays Group in collaboration with Business Units and Head Office functions.
The role holder will manage critical and complex data management requirements in collaboration with Barclays International, Barclays UK and Central Support Functions.
Overall Purpose of role The Large Holdings Data Operations team, reporting to the Global Head of Large Holdings has responsibility for ensuring the group is managing data with discipline, control and in accordance with regulation and Group Data Management Standards. The Data Operations Team will have overall responsibility for: • Proactively managing Group Holdings and Transaction data to and maintaining a robust data governance framework. • Delivering a structured approach to the analysis, resolution, reporting and measurement of data defects and leading data quality enhancements. • Conceptualizing, designing and implementing strategic solutions to enable Large Holdings to demonstrate adherence to data regulations and prioritized internal data projects.
Your Role (Key Accountabilities)* Reporting to Large Holdings Head of Data Operations and working alongside Large Holdings Regulatory Operations team member in New York, the role holder’s responsibilities include group wide coverage of all equity based holding position and transaction data to deliver a structured approach to the analysis, resolution, reporting and measurement of data defects and to champion data quality enhancements. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of databases and data analysis procedures. The role holder will also possess excellent troubleshooting skills have excellent eye for detail, identify trends and patterns in information and have excellent computer skills. • In this role you’ll be using your technical expertise to extrapolate data by using advanced computerized models. • Assist with the delivery of Barclays Large Holdings obligations in the Americas • Provide advice to Business on Large Holdings disclosures, including: technical advice on the impact of financial instrument selection, transaction structure, sensitive industry, poison-pill, etc. • Liaising with traders and the business to provide real-time trade approvals and position information • Liaising with traders and the business to establish clear understanding of product and trade structures and how they reflect on Large Holding monitoring. • Conducting monitoring and surveillance activities • Assist with reports and data extraction when needed • Enforce policy standards for effective data management • Develop and execute database queries and conduct analysis to interpret data, analyze results using statistical techniques interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets • Filter and “clean” data by establishing and maintaining performance indicators to locate and correct data problems • Support others in the daily use of data systems and ensure adherence to legal and company standards • Troubleshoot data-related problems and recommend maintenance or modifications • Monitor and analyze information and data systems and evaluate their performance to discover ways of enhancing them • Create visualizations and reports for requested projects • Maintain and enhance conformance framework • Conduct conformance testing and troubleshooting • Develop and update technical documentation
*Basic Qualifications/Skills * • 4 year Bachelor’s Degree • 3 years Investment Banking or Financial Services Experience • 2 years working specifically in an equity trading environment
Preferred Qualifications/Skills • Working understanding of database management systems (MSSQL, Oracle, Hadoop), online analytical processing (OLAP) and ETL (Extract, transform, load) • Knowledge of enterprise reporting packages (such as Tableau, IBM Cognos, Business Objects etc), • Knowledge of statistics and experience using statistical packages for analyzing datasets (Excel, SPSS, SAS etc) • Knowledge of writing and reading SQL queries with tools such as MSSQL Studio, Oracle Toad, Oracle SQL Developer. • Proficient in MS Office (Excel, Access, Word etc.) • Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy • Analytical mind with a problem-solving aptitude • Excellent communication and presentation skills • Abilities to take initiative and be innovative
*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.
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Title: Large Holdings Data
Location: NY-New York
Requisition ID: *00256181