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Front Office .NET/Python Team Lead

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Front Office .NET/Python Team Lead

Rates Risk and P&l RAD Team - Capital Markets IT - Global Markets Development

 

About BNP Paribas:

BNP Paribas Group

The BNP Paribas Group is a leader in banking and financial services, employing over 200,000 people across 80 countries and 5 continents. BNP Paribas Corporate & Institutional Banking (CIB) is a leading European bank with global leadership in many of our businesses. BNP Paribas CIB, with nearly 20,000 employees in over 50 countries, can offer you an exciting and truly global career.

At BNP Paribas CIB, we work continuously on behalf of our clients, helping them to realise their projects around the world. You can be an important part of this, helping us to serve our clients both in mature and emerging markets, providing them with financial solutions across a diverse range of expertise, products and services. Our origins lie in Europe but nearly a quarter of our employees now work in our multi-award-winning Asian offices and we are a committed player in all markets.

Strong risk management, combined with the stability that comes from being part of one of the largest banking groups in the world, underpin our success. Joining us, you’ll become an integral part of a dynamic team that spans nationalities, cultures and backgrounds, drawing together people from around the globe and reflecting our commitment to international placements.


Department Overview

As part of Global Markets Risk and P&L Technology, the team is responsible for the development and front-line support of the Risk & P&L systems for Fixed Income Trading desks. This includes but is not limited to Options, Exotics, FX, Inflation, Emerging Markets, Swaps, Bonds and Repos across London, Paris and Brussels; there are counterpart teams in London, Hong Kong and Singapore, amongst other regions. The department is also responsible for looking after associated Quantitative Research, Middle Office, Risk and Regulatory areas aligned with the Rates and Credit Trading desks.

The responsibilities of this role include:-

 

·         Work as a business-aligned RAD Team Lead in our Front Office Technology team.

·         Focus on delivering solution for the Risk and P&L platform that is consistent with other regions.

·         Work very closely with the RAD team in New York and other global RAD teams.

·         Work on the enhancement and maintenance of Fixed Income Exotic & Flow Derivatives risk management systems for Trading.

·         Act as the front-line technology contact for Fixed Income trading desks for all Risk & PnL issues and queries.

·         Use Rapid Application Development techniques for quick turn-around of high-profile projects.

·         Design and develop tools for and support the Interest Rate Options, Exotics, Inflation, Swaps, Bonds, Repo, STIR and FX Trading desks within the Fixed Income Division of BNP Paribas.

·         3rd line production support.

Must have:-

a) Must have Hands-on C#/WCF Development experience of at least 10 years and meet the following technical skill levels (for details/interpretation of 'level' please refer the attachment)

Technical Skills

#

Skill

Level

1

.NET/C#/WCF

4

2

Oracle/PL-SQL

3

3

Python 3

4

4

Excel/VBA

3

b) Meet the following process skill/knowledge levels (for details/interpretation on skill levels please refer the attachment)  

#

Process

Level

1

SDLC

4

2

End user(Scrum Owner/Team lead) Interactions

3

3

Technical Specification/Tasks

4

c) Meet the following soft skill levels (for details/interpretation on skill levels please refer the attachment)

       

#

Process

Level

1

Comprehension

2

2

Articulation

2

d) Should be agreeable to participate in 3rd line support rota with other members of the team.

e) Must have at least 5 year hands on experience on client-server applications.

Nice to have (preference will be given):-

·         Previous experience of front-office Risk and P&L support and development

·         Good understanding of Fixed Income products, or a keen interest to learn about it

·         Experience using GIT/BitBucket, SVN, Jenkins/TeamCity, JIRA/Fisheye/Crucible, Araxis Merge

·         Knowledge of C++ would be advantageous

Competencies
•    Ability to work autonomously
•    Manage and prioritize multiple tasks simultaneously 
•    Communication – able to work with local and remote teams
•    Analytical minded – the mathematical ability to learn complex quantitative concepts quickly
•    Follows best practice for software development
•    Team-working skills
•    Able to work under pressure
•    Proficient in English.


Must have:-

a) Must have Hands-on C#/WCF Development experience of at least 10 years and meet the following technical skill levels (for details/interpretation of 'level' please refer the attachment)

Technical Skills

#

Skill

Level

1

.NET/C#/WCF

4

2

Oracle/PL-SQL

3

3

Python 3

4

4

Excel/VBA

3

b) Meet the following process skill/knowledge levels (for details/interpretation on skill levels please refer the attachment)  

#

Process

Level

1

SDLC

4

2

End user(Scrum Owner/Team lead) Interactions

3

3

Technical Specification/Tasks

4

c) Meet the following soft skill levels (for details/interpretation on skill levels please refer the attachment)

       

#

Process

Level

1

Comprehension

2

2

Articulation

2

d) Should be agreeable to participate in 3rd line support rota with other members of the team.

e) Must have at least 5 year hands on experience on client-server applications.

Nice to have (preference will be given):-

·         Previous experience of front-office Risk and P&L support and development

·         Good understanding of Fixed Income products, or a keen interest to learn about it

·         Experience using GIT/BitBucket, SVN, Jenkins/TeamCity, JIRA/Fisheye/Crucible, Araxis Merge

·         Knowledge of C++ would be advantageous

Competencies
•    Ability to work autonomously
•    Manage and prioritize multiple tasks simultaneously 
•    Communication – able to work with local and remote teams
•    Analytical minded – the mathematical ability to learn complex quantitative concepts quickly
•    Follows best practice for software development
•    Team-working skills
•    Able to work under pressure
•    Proficient in English.

Primary Location: IN-TN-ChennaiJob Type: Standard / PermanentJob: INFORMATION TECHNOLOGYEducation Level: Bachelor Degree or equivalent (>= 3 years)Experience Level: At least 10 yearsSchedule: Full-time Behavioural competency: Ability to collaborate / Teamwork, Decision Making, Personal Impact / Ability to influence, Critical thinking, Ability to deliver / Results driven, Communication skills - oral & written, Organizational skillsTransversal competency: Ability to understand, explain and support change, Analytical Ability, Ability to manage / facilitate a meeting, seminar, committee, training…, Ability to develop others & improve their skills, Ability to manage a project