The bank for a changing world

We are looking for

AVP - division Head

Apply REF: WEA000846



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 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:

Co-Division Head

 

Date:

26 Dec 2019

Department:

Wealth Management

Location:

Chennai

Business Line / Function:

Wealth Management / WMIS Hub

Reports to:

(Direct)

Domain Head

Grade:

(if applicable)

(Functional)

Number of Direct Reports:

n/a

Directorship / Registration:

NA

 

Position Purpose

WMIS is looking for a Co division head to manage the application portfolio and work closely with the Co Division head located in Paris. This person will manage team located in various WMIS sites mainly in Europe and Asia. He/she will manage and report on the different projects under the division. He/she will be accountable to follow the WMIS IT governance (process, security, architecture…)

He/she will report to the Domain head and his Deputy located in Singapore and Paris.

Responsibilities

Direct Responsibilities

The candidate will work on the following:

·         Build and maintain (existing) solutions

·         Embrace and implement business strategy according to Domain orientations

·         Ensure process consistency

·         Ensure convergence between sites

·         CO-create with the business

·         Manage the division budget operationally

·         Organize and manage squads and chapters within the division

·         Define and Propose architecture and solutions choices

·         Propose Roadmap

·         Ensure delivery according to business expectations, defined budgets and planning

·         Manage backlogs , identify operational risks and mitigation actions

·         Ensure timely and accurate reporting to Domain Head, CIO office, Product Owners and Business representatives

·         Maintain the WMIS applications cartography and obsolescence remediation plan

·         Manage and report on the Risk acceptance raised for the division

·         Ensures application conformity with WMIS Governance (Architecture, Security , Obsolescence, Continuity, Budget, software engineering.)

·         Manage the operational relationship with external software provider if any

Technical & Behavioral Competencies

Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher qualification required
  • 5 – 10 years years of overall experience as Project Managers
  • 5 – 10 years managing a IT Team , not less than 10 resources
  • Good working experience with PL/SQL , Java programming language
  • Good working experience working on Oracle Database
  • Good working experience working on Linux & Unix platform
  • Good working experience working on Business Object visualization Tool
  • Experience working with Teams located in multiple geographical location
  • Ability to effective handle stress, pressure, and challenges
  • Ability to take proactive steps in managing problems
  • Ability to listen to his team members and communicate instructions effectively
  • Ability to lead , direct and control team members
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Must be Security conscious and great sense of awareness

Mandatory skills

  • General banking knowledge and work experience in banking industry
  • Good practical knowledge of design of Oracle Database and PL/SQL
  • Good practical knowledge working on Linux & Unix platform
  • Strong critical thinker with problem solving aptitude.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

Specific Qualifications (if required)

Good to have

  • Banking knowledge related to Wealth Management / Private banking
  • Experience working on Credit & Risk related project in Banking  
  • Experience with CI/CD, DevOps and Agile
  • Good understanding of IT Risk and Security subjects

Plus

  • Contributing to open source projects
  • Exposure to Enterprise Architecture

Skills Referential

Behavioural Skills: (Please select up to 4 skills)

Ability to collaborate / Teamwork

Decision Making

Ability to deliver / Results driven

Creativity & Innovation / Problem solving

Transversal Skills: (Please select up to 5 skills)

Analytical Ability

Ability to inspire others & generate people's commitment

Ability to develop others & improve their skills

Ability to anticipate business / strategic evolution

Choose an item.

Education Level:

Bachelor Degree or equivalent

Experience Level

At least 15 years

Other/Specific Qualifications (if required)

 




Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher qualification required
  • 5 – 10 years years of overall experience as Project Managers
  • 5 – 10 years managing a IT Team , not less than 10 resources
  • Good working experience with PL/SQL , Java programming language
  • Good working experience working on Oracle Database
  • Good working experience working on Linux & Unix platform
  • Good working experience working on Business Object visualization Tool
  • Experience working with Teams located in multiple geographical location
  • Ability to effective handle stress, pressure, and challenges
  • Ability to take proactive steps in managing problems
  • Ability to listen to his team members and communicate instructions effectively
  • Ability to lead , direct and control team members
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Must be Security conscious and great sense of awareness

Mandatory skills

  • General banking knowledge and work experience in banking industry
  • Good practical knowledge of design of Oracle Database and PL/SQL
  • Good practical knowledge working on Linux & Unix platform
  • Strong critical thinker with problem solving aptitude.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

Specific Qualifications (if required)

Good to have

  • Banking knowledge related to Wealth Management / Private banking
  • Experience working on Credit & Risk related project in Banking  
  • Experience with CI/CD, DevOps and Agile
  • Good understanding of IT Risk and Security subjects

Plus

  • Contributing to open source projects
  • Exposure to Enterprise Architecture
Primary Location: IN-TN-ChennaiJob Type: Standard / PermanentJob: INFORMATION TECHNOLOGYEducation Level: Bachelor Degree or equivalent (>= 3 years)Experience Level: At least 15 yearsSchedule: Full-time Behavioural competency: Ability to share / pass on knowledgeTransversal competency: Ability to understand, explain and support change, Ability to manage / facilitate a meeting, seminar, committee, training…, Ability to set up relevant performance indicators, Ability to develop and leverage networksReference: WEA000846