Python Analyst


About BNP Paribas Group:

Worldwide, BNP Paribas has a presence in 74 countries with more than 190,000 employees. It has key positions in its three main activities: Domestic Markets and International Financial Services (whose retail-banking networks and financial services are covered by Retail Banking & Services) and Corporate & Institutional Banking, which serves two client franchises: corporate clients and institutional investors. In Asia Pacific, BNP Paribas is one of the best-positioned international financial institutions with an uninterrupted presence since 1860. Currently with over 15,000 employees* and a presence in 14 markets, it provides clients with product and service solutions tailored to their specific needs, and continues to develop its franchise in the region.

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 Businessline/Function :

The Collateral Management Group compares the Net Present Value of the portfolio of trades between BNP Paribas and its counterparties on a daily (or as specified) basis and ensure that this exposure is sufficiently collateralized.

Portfolio Reconciliation is a risk mitigation technique whereby counterparty’s exchange trade details and a reconciliation of key economic terms, including valuation is performed. 

Job Title:



Collateral Management


Mumbai (Infinity IT Park)

Business Line / Function:

Global Market Operations

Reports to:


Team Lead


(if applicable)


Number of Direct Reports:

Directorship / Registration:


Position Purpose

The Collateral Management Group compares the Net Present Value of the portfolio of trades between BNP Paribas and its counterparties on a daily (or as specified) basis and ensure that this exposure is sufficiently collateralized. BNPP performs portfolio reconciliation as a risk mitigation technique for dispute resolution and to be in line with regulatory requirements of EMIR.

Process requires working with clients, Middle Office, P&L and risk team along with key stakeholders across the bank to report / resolve issues. Collateral Management require tactical solutions within Python/ Javascript/ VBA / SQL to support new business / controls prior to automation. This allows for a speed to market for building new solutions prior to IT automation. The Python Analyst role gives plenty of opportunities to work in a dynamic team and to contribute to our business and as part of a team who are responsible for driving change within a demanding and complex environment.


Direct Responsibilities

  • Implementation of tactical Collateral processes using a combination of manual, python, JavaScript, VBA macro and SQL based solutions.
  • Actively support the Project Manager, the project team and their business partners to successfully deliver the projects.
  • Regular reporting of delivery against key milestones to management, proactive notification of risks and issues.

Contributing Responsibilities

  • Build and maintain excellent working relationships with various sub-teams within Collateral Operations.  Margin Calls / Data Integrity / New Business / Clearing / Accounting /Portfolio Reconciliation.
  • Working within an environment with high pressure on timeliness and quality of deliveries.

Technical & Behavioral Competencies

  • Strong Business analysis skills and documentation with ability to think logically to analyze problems and define efficient solutions.
  • Experience of a structured project approach.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills to work effectively with representatives of a diverse range of departments globally.
  • Ability to work both independently and with a team.
  • Ability to work in a dynamic environment.
  • Ability to prioritize, organize own work and mange time effectively.

Specific Qualifications (if required)

  • Python – Intermediate to Advance
  • Access/ SQL – Intermediate to Advance
  • VBA - Beginner to Intermediate
  • Excel – Intermediate
  • JavaScript - Intermediate
  • Word
  • Power Point
  • Visio


Skills Referential

Behavioural Skills: (Please select up to 4 skills)

Creativity & Innovation / Problem solving

Critical thinking

Ability to deliver / Results driven

Attention to detail / rigor

Transversal Skills: (Please select up to 5 skills)

Ability to anticipate business / strategic evolution

Ability to develop and adapt a process

Ability to manage a project

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Education Level:

Bachelor Degree or equivalent

Experience Level

At least 3 years

Other/Specific Qualifications (if required)

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

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Why should I apply?

Basically, why would you want to join BNP Paribas over any other company?


  • What if we told you that working in our Group may not be quite what you think? BNP Paribas business lines and careers are constantly evolving to meet the expectations of our clients and society as a whole.

  • Feeling good about your job means bringing your whole self to work and being who you are. It’s also about having the resources you need to achieve a healthy work-life balance. Both of these are major commitments at BNP Paribas.

  • At BNP Paribas, developing your skills is as important to us as it is to you. And the skills you learn with us will help you through the rest of your working life.

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