About BNP Paribas Group:

BNP Paribas is a top-ranking bank in Europe with an international profile. It operates in 71 countries and has almost 199 000 employees. The Group ranks highly in its three core areas of activity: Domestic Markets and International Financial Services (whose retail banking networks and financial services are grouped together under Retail Banking & Services) and Corporate & Institutional Banking, centred on corporate and institutional clients. The Group helps all of its clients (retail, associations, businesses, SMEs, large corporate and institutional) to implement their projects by providing them with services in financing, investment, savings and protection. In its Corporate & Institutional Banking and International Financial Services activities, BNP Paribas enjoys leading positions in Europe, a strong presence in the Americas and has a solid and fast-growing network in the Asia/Pacific region.

About BNP Paribas India Solutions:

Established in 2005, BNP Paribas India Solutions is a wholly owned subsidiary of BNP Paribas SA, a leading bank in Europe with an international reach. With delivery centers located in Bengaluru, Chennai and Mumbai, we are a 24x7 global delivery center. India Solutions services three business lines: Corporate and Institutional Banking, Investment Solutions and Retail Banking for BNP Paribas across the Group. Driving innovation and growth, we are harnessing the potential of over 6000 employees, to provide support and develop best-in-class solutions.

About Businessline/Function :

  • Global Markets IT is the complete gamut of IT solutions that facilitate and enable the Global Markets business of BNP Paribas. Within Global Markets IT, Trade Processing is the domain, which comprises of the range of asset-specific applications that manage the lifetime and workflow of deals right from their capture through to their settlement and reporting.

Job Title:

Automation QA (Python)


25 April, 2022




Infinity IT Park, Mumbai

Business Line / Function:

Trade Processing

Reports to:


Vishal J Sharma


(if applicable)

Software Engineer


Stephen Edgar

Number of Direct Reports:


Directorship / Registration:


Position Purpose

  • The position is for an Automation QA who would be required to work in a team responsible for deal capture systems which manage the capture and workflow through their lifetime of Credit Derivatives. These are used globally across all time zones.
  • The applications are multi-tiered, primarily developed in VC++, automated using Python with strong usage of Oracle PL/SQL , IBM MQ,  TIBCO RV.
  • Work on these applications is a combination of M&E, including significant new functional changes to keep up with the demands of the market, development to prepare and serve the ambitions of the business and regular technical evolution.

These applications are manned by a team of Business Analysts, developers and testers, spread across London and Mumbai, with programme management in London. The team is made of very senior technicians globally who create tools and support the functional application teams by being leaders on matters of technology.



Direct Responsibilities

  • Automation QA will have significant involvement in project lifecycle. Desired candidate will be responsible to create and maintain the Automation test plan. Candidate will be responsible to create the foundation framework and write Python scripts to automate the important business workflows for positive and negative test scenarios. Candidate will be required to publish test suite execution results on daily basis along with reporting bugs and enhancing the automation suite based on updates in workflow.
  • In a nut shell, person will be responsible to carry out all QA rituals for execution of project end to end
  • The QA would report functionally to specific application Team Lead based in Mumbai/London
  • QA would also participate in respective team SCRUM meeting to share the progress with stakeholders
  • Is expected to learn about the product and all parts of the system  at functional level
  • Is required to frequently interact (by mail  / chat / phone / Video Conference) with business Analysts, other application and architecture teams, production support in multiple locations, mostly in London and Singapore.
  • The QA is expected to take product quality ownership for tasks independently and own them across all stages of the SDLC.


Contributing Responsibilities

  • Would  participate and contribute to the projects’ analysis, QA estimation, test cycles (functional and regression) and signing off product
  • Automation of functional workflows
  • Participate in UAT, Regression
  • Maintain the teams practices and processes, retrospectives
  • Peer code reviews
  • Status reporting to technical and functional managers
  • Identify opportunities for optimizing and refactoring existing code to improve quality and performance

Technical & Behavioral Competencies

  • Sound knowledge of automation frameworks and python programming practices
  • Extensive experience in writing test cases and automation using RIDE framework
  • Experience in testing API’s using automation and tools like Postman
  • Keen eye for detail
  • Excellent analytical & communication skills (written/verbal)
  • Should able to think through solution to write test cases and find functional bugs
  • Should have knowledge of various test strategies and protocols
  • High level of comfort in talking to databases using Python 3.8 and greater
  • Very Good knowledge of RDBMS / SQL
  • Very good in investigating issues and doing RCA’s
  • Possess the ability to explain and articulate problems, and work constructively with others including more senior and junior members in the team to implement the fixes/solutions
  • Demonstrate the ability to take initiative and take the lead on implementing new age technologies
  • Experience in upgrading the older framework versions to latest version taking care of compatibility issues
  • Have a can do attitude that focuses on resolving the overall problem in the medium and long term as well as meeting the short term objectives
  • Willingness and ability to put in effort even when not explicitly requested to do so

Specific Qualifications (if required)

  • 5+ year’s work experience as Automation QA
  • At least 3 years of hands on automation experience in building and running automation frameworks using Python

Skills Referential

Behavioural Skills: (Please select up to 4 skills)

Ability to collaborate / Teamwork

Communication skills - oral & written

Attention to detail / rigor


Transversal Skills: (Please select up to 5 skills)

Ability to understand, explain and support change

Analytical Ability

Ability to develop and adapt a process

Choose an item.

Choose an item.

Education Level:

Bachelor Degree or equivalent

Experience Level

At least 5 years

Other/Specific Qualifications (if required)

Primary Location
Job Type
Standard / Permanent
Education Level
Bachelor Degree or equivalent (>= 3 years)
Experience Level
At least 5 years
GM 000767

Découvrez les métiers de BNP Paribas : IT, Tech et Data

Au-delà d’être un groupe financier, BNP Paribas est aussi une entreprise technologique. Les systèmes d’information, la data et les outils sont au cœur de notre ADN et offrent de nombreuses opportunités professionnelles !

En savoir plus

Pourquoi je candidaterais ?

Pour quelles raisons je rejoindrais BNP Paribas et pas une autre entreprise ?

Parce que je souhaite...

  • Et si on vous disait que travailler dans notre Groupe, ce n’est pas ce que vous croyez ? Chez BNP Paribas, on exerce une multitude de métiers qui évoluent en permanence pour être en phase avec les attentes des clientes et clients comme de la société.

  • Se sentir bien dans son job, c’est avant tout venir travailler comme on est.  C’est aussi avoir les moyens d’un bon équilibre entre sa vie professionnelle et sa vie personnelle. Deux engagements majeurs pour BNP Paribas.

  • Chez BNP Paribas, le développement de vos compétences est essentiel, pour vous comme pour nous. Et cela vous servira pour toute votre vie professionnelle.

En savoir plus