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Abinitio Lead

Apply REF: CIB005157

About BNP Paribas Group:

“BNP Paribas Group is a leading European bank with a strong global footprint across 72 markets and more than 202,000 employees. The Group provides corporates, institutional and private investors with product and service solutions tailored to their specific needs. It offers a wide range of financial services covering corporate & institutional banking, wealth management, asset management, insurance, as well as retail banking and consumer financing through strategic partnerships”.

About BNP Paribas India Solutions:

Established in 2005, BNP Paribas India Solutions is a wholly owned subsidiary of BNP Paribas Group, a leading bank in Europe with an international reach. With delivery centers located in Mumbai and Chennai, we are a 24x7 global delivery center. We partner various business lines of BNP Paribas such as Corporate and Institutional Banking, Wealth Management, Retail Banking through three verticals - Information Technology, Operations and Finance Shared Services.

About Business line/Function :

Shared Service Center – Data SSC

Job Title:

Technical Lead





Data SSC



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Position Purpose

Overall 12 – 14 years of experience in ETL/BI technology by driving end-end along with the creation or maintaining a framework using agile methodology.


Direct Responsibilities


  • 12 - 14+ yrs. of IT development experience in Ab Initio ETL

  • At least 8 – 10 yrs. of experience in leading a BI team

  • Strong knowledge in database technologies

  • End to End Design skills in the area of Data warehouse, BI and Reporting

  • Past experiences in Framework , Component building or industrialization of modules

  • Experience in Hadoop platform would be added advantage

  • Ability to understand the hardware / software architecture and design in line with the infrastructure

  • Ability to Define Standards, Guidelines, Best Practices and Frameworks / Assets

  • Experience/Exposure in DEVOPS tools

  • Experience to Ab Initio products like Metadata Hub, Data Quality Environment (DQE) and Control Center

  • Significant Ab Initio design and development experience within technically challenging project environment, i.e. high volume, low latency

  • Experience to develop UNIX shell scripts to automate work and to increase productivity

  • Understanding or hands-on experience with data quality, data profiling and metadata management procedures.

  • Excellent problem-solving skills

  • Understanding business & transformation rules






Contributing Responsibilities

Experience in Hadoop platform would be added advantage

Experience/Exposure in DEVOPS tools

Technical & Behavioral Competencies

AbInitio – GDE, MHUB, DQA & Query>IT

MapR – Apache Spark, Drill

Specific Qualifications (if required)



Skills Referential

Behavioural Skills: (Please select up to 4 skills)

Decision Making

Organizational skills

Ability to deliver / Results driven

Critical thinking

Transversal Skills: (Please select up to 5 skills)

Analytical Ability

Ability to manage a project

Ability to develop and adapt a process

Ability to develop and leverage networks

Ability to set up relevant performance indicators

Education Level:

Bachelor Degree or equivalent

Experience Level

At least 10 years

Other/Specific Qualifications (if required)


Primary Location: IN-TN-ChennaiJob Type: Standard / PermanentJob: INFORMATION TECHNOLOGYEducation Level: Bachelor Degree or equivalent (>= 3 years)Experience Level: At least 12 yearsSchedule: Full-time Behavioural competency: Ability to collaborate / Teamwork, Attention to detail / rigor, Organizational skills, Adaptability, Proactivity, Active listening, Ability to share / pass on knowledge, Critical thinking, Creativity & Innovation / Problem solving, Ability to deliver / Results drivenTransversal competency: Ability to understand, explain and support change, Analytical Ability, Ability to manage a project, Ability to conduct a negotiation, Ability to inspire others & generate people's commitment, Ability to develop others & improve their skills, Ability to develop and adapt a process