Updated 20 February 2020
In this division you would almost certainly begin your career with an IT group working closely with the ‘front office’.
Your role would be identifying, tracking and resolving IT issues, alongside talking with traders to implement quantitative models.
You could also be involved in improving the design and structure of databases which help to increase the speed and efficiency of the firm’s day-to-day operations.
Technology development processes at BarCap are, out of necessity, extremely fast. Production specifications, documentation, prototyping, etc are kept to a minimum.
BarCap offer full-time positions, 10-week summer internships and 4 - 12 month Industrial Placements to students and graduates who meet the firm's selection criteria.