Technology Graduate - Emerging Technologist

Technology underpins everything we do - the deals we make, the services we provide, the way we work. 

So whether you join us as a developer or business analyst or as part of the pioneering team working on pre-emptive defence, you'll be able to have an impact while helping to create the innovations that keep the whole bank moving forward.

Our award-winning work includes our payments product Pingit, our multi-asset class e-trading platform BARX which trades US$50 billion a day, and our Talking ATMs for blind customers.  ep the whole bank moving forward.

Emerging Technologist – don’t want to write the code, but still want to be in the world of Technology? If you have a passion to shape tomorrow’s future through technology, come and play a critical role in helping drive forward change and innovative solutions to complex problems.

Eligibility Criteria

We look for highly motivated individuals who are keen to work in a fast-paced environment that is constantly evolving. Though technical skills are useful, Barclays provides training to all incoming graduates and hire from a variety of educational backgrounds. A successful graduate has a strong work ethic and is keen to learn and develop his/her skill set, allowing them to deliver the best product to our clients.

Day in the Life

  • Analysing clients needs 20%
  • Developing code 20%
  • Creating technology solutions 30%
  • Building relationships with colleagues 30%

Debut Inside Knowledge

  • Online Applications – attention to detail matters and save a copy.
  • Practise, practise, practise the online test before you start.  
  • Make sure you are prepared and allow enough time to complete un-distracted.
  • Assessment Centre – be punctual, positive and prepared with questions 
  • Always do your research – delve deeper to differentiate yourself
  • Be prepared to demonstrate what motivates you about a career in Finance
  • Keep up to date with current affairs / market updates and news
  • Follow-up after meeting someone – leave a lasting impression



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