Senior Data Analyst

Posted Sep 30, 2020
Project ID: BCLYJP00000879
London, Greater London
6 months
(Nov 2, 2020 - May 1, 2021)
35 hrs/week
Payrate range

Senior Data Analyst

Location: London (home-based initially)

Length: 6 months


As a Barclays Senior Data Analyst you will be part of our Financial Crime Analytics and Data Science team that provides support to deliver Data Investigation, Analytics and Reporting services to ensure compliance with Anti-Bribery & Corruption, Anti-Money Laundering and Sanctions legislation

What will you be doing?

Mining of the significant volume of customer and transactional data

Data analysis facilitating highly complex investigations

Conduct data profiling exercises to identify instances of illicit activity

Conduct thematic analysis to size the exposure to various threat vectors

Deliver analytical end products and insight to stakeholders

Conduct QA of the work of other team members to ensure accuracy.

Work with stakeholders within Financial Crime to define analytical requirements and liaise with Compliance Technology to highlight and resolve issues relating to data quality and performance of the analytical environment.

What we’re looking for:

Understanding and experience of data engineering and data modelling

High degree of coding ability – significant experience required in: Spark, Python, HUE/SQL (preferably more than one)

Strong experience of conducting data analytics within a Hadoop ecosystem

Experience in utilising analytic tools for data exploration, analysis and visualisation

Computer Science or numerate Degree

Experience within the Financial Services industry would be advantageous

Excellent verbal and written communication skills and a strong record of experience in building relationships and across technical and non-technical stakeholders

Where will you be working?

The team is based in our London office, but this position will be home-based

Interested and want to know more about Barclays? Visit for more details.

About Barclays

Barclays is a British universal bank. We are diversified by business, by different types of customers and clients, and by geography. Our businesses include consumer banking and payments operations around the world, as well as a top-tier, full service, global corporate and investment bank, all of which are supported by our service company which provides technology, operations and functional services across the Group.

Our Values

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

Our Diversity

We aim to foster a culture where individuals of all backgrounds feel confident in bringing their whole selves to work, feel included and their talents are nurtured, empowering them to contribute fully to our vision and goals.

Our Benefits

Our customers are unique. The same goes for our colleagues. That's why at Barclays we offer a range of benefits, allowing every colleague to choose the best options for their personal circumstances. These include a competitive salary and pension, health care and all the tools, technology and support to help you become the very best you can be. We are proud of our dynamic working options for colleagues. Where appropriate, and for UK based roles, we will consider requests that the role be based at alternative Barclays’ key UK location from that advertised.

Dynamic working

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.

Our dynamic working programme has been set up to help Barclays colleagues achieve an optimal work/life balance. Arrangements we offer range from working at home and changing regular hours to taking career breaks. Our Dynamic Working initiatives support colleagues at all stages of their lives, helping them with parenthood, caring, further studies and hobbies.

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