Barclaycard - Graduate Technical Consultant

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£27000 per annum plus benefits
London, East Midlands
Apply by:
3rd July 2018
Start date:
July 2018
Job type:
Graduate job

Barclaycard - Graduate Technical Consultant

Business area: Professional Services - Payment Solutions
Location: London/Northampton/remote
Salary: £27,000 p.a.

Sector: Financial services

The company

With roots tracing back over 300 years and with offices across 60 countries, Barclaycard retain historical precedent and a global presence that sets them apart from other graduate employers. Facilitating card transactions, Barclaycard enjoy a massive 93,000 business and retailer relationships. They're looking for ambitious graduates to help keep delivering on their reputation for excellence.

Working within the payment solutions sector of this globally recognised financial services institution, the Graduate Technical Consultant is an office based role with the opportunity for remote working and occasional travel to the client site.

The role

The Graduate Technical Consultant will facilitate the implementation of Payment Solutions for clients of the Barclaycard. The role involves the end-to-end implementation and associated advice of Payment Solutions for clients of the company, and additionally advising on wider solutions on offer by the company.


Technical hands-on installation, configuration and testing of multi-channel payment solutions on behalf of Barclaycard

Demonstrate market knowledge including current trends and competitor offerings

Understand company proposition and its applications

Initiating, delivering on assignments and being a technical representative for customers

Articulating customer requirements into functional design and specification

Assist in project resource planning

Recording of customer interaction via CRM

Performing accreditations with internal teams as well as 3rd-parties

Ownership of technical relationship through the project lifecycle.


Educational/professional background in computer science/engineering

Familiarity with both Microsoft Windows and Unix/Linux

Client facing and training experience, not necessarily in an IT environment

Analytical thinking, commercially astute with attention to detail

Customer-facing written and verbal communication skills, including formal presentations and white boarding

Experience of working within the Payments Industry

High level of computer literacy, ability to grasp new technical concepts

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