Job Description - APAC

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 :

For 150 years, BNP Paribas Wealth Management has been committed to protecting clients’ wealth, developing it, and eventually passing it on to their loved ones. We deliver tailor-made experience, with outstanding attention to detail and expertise from precise local knowledge to the global know-how that we access from the Group. Our goal is to create a new wealth management experience fit for a world where digital interactions have come to enhance human ones. Wealth Management Investment Solution Hub (WMIS Hub) provides a global IT solution for BNP Paribas Wealth Management where we develop, maintain and evolve IT applications which fits to the specific needs of BNP Paribas Wealth Management business users.

Job Title:

Business Analyst

Date:

14-Jun-2022

Department:

WMIS - CX

Location:

Chennai

Business Line / Function:

Wealth Management

Reports to:

(Direct)

 

Grade:

(if applicable)

(Functional)

 

Number of Direct Reports:

NA

Directorship / Registration:

NA

Position Purpose

We are looking for a business analyst to join our agile product squad. As a key member of the squad, Candidate will be the main liaison between the product owner(s) and the technical team. BA will contribute to the overall product strategy, implementation and delivery for the client experience products for BNP Paribas Wealth Management clients.

Responsibilities

Direct Responsibilities

  • Acting as the main point of contact for the product owners and various business representatives
  • Conduct requirement gathering workshops with the business stakeholders & product owners
  • Produce high quality documentation of the functional, business use cases
  • Work with the business stakeholders, product owners to define the scope of the deliveries and get the scope signed-off
  • Work with the design team in helping propose design proto-types, run AB tests with the actual business users and get feedback to implement in the design for the application
  • Liaise with the developers to groom, analyse the functional use cases to deduce the technical impact
  • Liaise with other project teams, squads to communicate/gather the technical/functional needs in case of integration with other applications
  • Maintain the product backlog in Jira of the requirements and conduct periodic grooming sessions with the squad members to get the backlog/user stories ready for development
  • Work with the testing team to review the test cases, SIT and to ensure quality delivery to the higher environments
  • Work with the business stakeholders in creating UAT test plan, identification of test scenarios, preparation of UAT test data and co-ordinate/monitor/report the progress of UAT to the stakeholders
  • Work with the developers, testing team in reproducing the UAT issues and identifying the fixes for the reported issues
  • Work with the business stakeholders in identifying the Change Requests during the UAT phases and communicate the delivery plan of these CRs (Change Request management)
  • Identify the security related requirements during the early phases and involve the security champions for their early opinions
  • Conduct training sessions to the Support/Business users & prepare user guides before the go-live of the application

Contributing Responsibilities

  • Assist the Scrum Master/Project Manager in planning the delivery timelines
  • Assist the Technical lead in preparing the TADs, AADs and giving functional inputs for the ARCs
  • Assist in the preparation of application asset related documentations
  • Assist the scrum master in the governance related activities for reaching the go-live
  • Analyse solutions and data for product development and continuous improvement
  • Work with product owner to define the future evolution of the product
  • Help to improve culture/standards/practices of BA community leading to high rating of customer satisfaction

Technical & Behavioral Competencies

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience required
  • 7+ years of overall experience performing business analysis professional software engineering
  • At least 5+ years as the business analyst in Agile teams delivering web / mobile business solutions
  • Expert written and verbal business communication skills
  • Creative problem solver with “Get it done” attitude
  • Good Analytical skills, ability to analyse problems and identify the root cause of issues
  • Able to use design thinking skills and diagrams to visually gather and represent requirements
  • Experience with complex technical integrations required (APIs, web services, etc.)
  • Perseverance in overcoming roadblocks and getting questions answered
  • Good knowledge of Internet banking and Digital mobile Apps and usage of analytics
  • Good knowledge of Portfolio Management, Advisory
  • Good knowledge of Cybersecurity
  • JIRA and Confluence knowledge is required

Advantages:

  • Design Thinking Certification / Skills are a plus
  • Certified product owner certification is a plus
  • Certified business analyst is a plus
  • Banking domain knowledge related to Wealth Management / Private banking is a plus

Specific Qualifications (if required)

Skills Referential

Behavioural Skills: (Please select up to 4 skills)

Active listening

Communication skills - oral & written

Attention to detail / rigor

Ability to share / pass on knowledge

Transversal Skills: (Please select up to 5 skills)

Ability to understand, explain and support change

Ability to develop and adapt a process

Analytical Ability

Ability to anticipate business / strategic evolution

Ability to develop and leverage networks

Education Level:

Bachelor Degree or equivalent

Experience Level

At least 7 years

Other/Specific Qualifications (if required)

             

NA

Primary Location
IN-TN-Chennai
Job Type
Standard / Permanent
Job
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Education Level
Bachelor Degree or equivalent (>= 3 years)
Experience Level
At least 10 years
Schedule
Full-time
Reference
WEA002046

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