IT Technical Lead for International
shape the bank of tomorrow today?
Payments are becoming, more than ever, a
commodity product. Today everybody expects to make or receive payments
anywhere, anytime, fast, cheap and secure.
BNP Paribas Fortis is one of the largest
payment processors in Europe. New and existing IT technologies are being
developed and maintained out of Tribe Payments in Brussels following the agile
methodology. Our teams work in
multi-cultural and empowered squads who deliver new functionalities and
enhancements on a frequent basis.
The mission of the Tribe Payments is to grow as a reliable and cost-efficient
payment service provider for customers of BNP Paribas Group worldwide, whilst
implementing innovative technologies and payment products. Interested in joining us?
Your future job
Tribe Payments is looking
for an IT Technical Lead for its squad ‘International Payments - Connect’ (IP
The squad is responsible
for multiple projects related to the International Payment engine of Tribe
Payments. This engine is used by many
BNP Paribas Group entities to process their customer’s international
payments. The squad projects include the
connection of additional BNP entities, the development of new functionalities,
the expansion to new clearing systems, etc.
The engine itself runs on Linux but is also supported by mainframe
As Technical Lead in the squad IP Connect, you have
the following responsibilities :
Get to know the product ‘International
Payments’ and the way it is implemented in the IT systems.
Elaborate the technical analysis and
design of new requirements as defined by the Functional Analyst, in such way
that it can be implemented by a Developer. The technical solution must be in
line with company standards concerning quality and performance, and resource
Support the developers in the squad,
mostly offshore, to find the right technical implementation.
and validate the quality of the development (regarding used standards,
the testers in the squad and help fixing complex defects
Apart from regular business needs,
support the production team to fix any critical problem in production.
Actively develop the T-shaping of the
squad by sharing knowledge with your colleagues and by taking up other
responsibilities than the ones mentioned before, if needed.
Highlight your strengths
We are looking for someone who has several years of
experience as a mainframe or unix developer, and who is now keen to become a
lead technical analyst. On the one hand
you are eager to acquire the technical ins and outs of the international
payment engine, on the other hand you will start working on the analysis of
concrete new features.
Educational- / experience requirement:
Minimum 5 years in a mainframe or unix environment, preferably in the financial
Certificate needed for this function:
Minimum Bachelor IT
Language proficiency: Fluent English is
mandatory; French and/or Dutch are an asset
Essential IT knowledge: Unix, Cobol,
Mainframe, JCL, DB2 , Endeavor, CtrlM , SQL, MQ
Essential knowledge, skills and
abilities: Analytical, accurate , critical mind, team player, eager to learn.
You can write accurate and clear technical analyses. Experience working with offshore / remote
teams is a plus.
“Nice to have”-knowledge, skills and
abilities: Payments experience, agile methodology. Interest for the new
technologies (Java, API …)
The most important soft skills: Team
player, able to coach others, critical mind, assertive, can set the right
priorities, Agile mindset
In a changing world, diversity and inclusion are core
values. At BNP Paribas Fortis, we want to attract and retain people of all
ages, from all backgrounds and each with their own experience. We firmly
believe that diversity increases performance and innovation. All our full-time
positions are also available part-time on 90% or 80% contracts.
Choose BNP Paribas Fortis now and apply
An initial selection will be made based on your CV and
motivation letter. If we believe you're the right candidate, we'll be in
touch with you. Good luck!