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 corporates 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 :

The Global Markets (GM) business of BNP Paribas helps its Corporate and Institutional clients leverage capital markets across the globe for their financing, risk management and investment needs. This encompasses a wide range of financial products ranging from Foreign exchange to complex Equity Derivatives that are traded in financial markets across the globe 24/7.

IT systems are integral to the business and are a key part of the value proposition to clients. These IT systems range from industry standard products for standard process automation to internally developed, often, market leading IT applications. The IT teams owning these IT systems are made up of functions that include Technical and Application production support, Business Analysis & Project Management, Development & Maintenance and Quality Control. BNP Paribas India Solutions is an equal partner in these IT functions along with colleagues in other locations including Paris, London, New York, Tokyo, Singapore & Hong Kong. This partnership ranges from sharing the IT work load, executing global strategy to owning global applications offshore. The technology and engineering landscape is wide, encompassing almost all techniques and platforms. It continues to evolve and transform with the market with the business continuing to invest in it.

Position Purpose

Technical Architect of the GM Non-US Corporate Actions (CoA) processing IT platform

Transform the GM CoA IT platform to the next generation that would sustain & scale for the next decade,

The team comprises developers & business analysts, with testers & production support staff in the ecosystem but not in the direct remit of this role.

This role is to be the technology & technical practises driver of the core GM Non-US Corporate Actions IT application accountable to the Global lead of Corporate Actions IT. There will be significant face off to global business & operations. 


Direct Responsibilities

  1. Quality of IT. Deliveries.
  2. Technology Validation & Evolution.
  3. Performance & Efficiency of the applications setup.
  4. Support to business & operations.
  5. Support & Leadership to organizational initiatives.

Contributing Responsibilities

  1. Support & Leadership to organizational initiatives.

Technical & Behavioral Competencies

  • Subject matter expert in Java based technologies, Databases, IT-Security, Agile
  • Deep IT change experience as a Developer & architect
  • Proven track record as an effective technology architect & leader
  • Strong Communication Skills (Written & Oral)
  • Critical Thinking
  • Ability to relate and prioritize with Senior Management and Tech Experts
  • Ability to guide 10+ staff
  • Ability to motivate and develop talent.
  • Action / Delivery orientation
  • Decisive (including difficult decisions)

Specific Qualifications 

  • An IT Engineering degree equivalent
  • At least 10 years of work experience in IT
  • At least 5 years of work experience in a Capital Markets IT environment
  • Hands on Programming experience for at least 10 years

Skills Referential

Behavioural Skills:

Personal Impact / Ability to influence

Attention to detail / rigor

Client focused Resilience

Transversal Skills:

Analytical Ability

Ability to understand, explain and support change

Ability to anticipate business / strategic evolution Ability to develop others & improve their skills
Primary Location
Job Type
Standard / Permanent
Education Level
Bachelor Degree or equivalent (>= 3 years)
Experience Level
At least 10 years
GM 000675

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