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Global Markets IT - Front Office - eTrading - IT - BC02 SS - Senior Java Developer

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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 :

GM IT eTrading

The Core remit of eTrading is to provide the electronic platform to Global Markets trading and to cope with all challenges that the business is facing and where performance, robustness and flexibility of electronic trading platform are a major differentiator.

The mandate of the group is to deliver the competitive systems that the business needs in all the value chain of the trading from external connectivity, to manual or automatic trading tools.

Job Title:

Senior Developer




GM IT eTrading



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Position Purpose

Senior Developer skilled in Java based technologies is required to join the Global Markets Front Office IT team in Mumbai. The successful candidate will be assigned to a core team developing back-end messaging and orchestration services for applications in the Electronic Trading platform.

The programme requires an enthusiastic and committed individual, ideally having previous experience on mature, multi-threaded, enterprise Java-based applications.


Direct Responsibilities

  • Delivering any assigned task to Production as per time, non-functional and functional requirements – in particular, ensuring deliveries meet adequate levels of testability, at unit, component and integration levels
  • Focusing on the platform’s non-functional behaviour: performance, scalability, security etc – and making sure that tests in this area are repeatable
  • Liaison with other teams, for example, across London/NY Dev teams, Production support teams etc.
  • Leading by example: ensuring that own behaviour as developer exhibits the team’s values of dedication, commitment and transparency at all times and under all circumstances.

Contributing Responsibilities

  • Promoting knowledge sharing within team members – taking active involvement in poker-sizing sessions with all concerned parties as and when required.
  • Documenting new functionalities and training users/support teams support as appropriate.

Technical & Behavioral Competencies

  • Proven SDLC experience on mature, enterprise multi-threaded Java development projects
  • Excellent knowledge and practical experience of Java development
  • Extensive experience in unit and integration testing using JUnit and other test frameworks
  • Very good knowledge of XML and messaging frameworks
  • Very good knowledge of SQL and proficiency in the data access layer / database connectivity
  • Very good communication skills – ability to communicate technical details with developers, while also being able to summarize key technical issues for management
  • Approachable and willing to share their expertise and experience
  • Organised and delivery-focused, with attention to detail
  • Accountable i.e. taking full ownership of their allocated tasks

Specific Qualifications (if required)

Skills Referential

Behavioural Skills: (Please select up to 4 skills)

Ability to collaborate / Teamwork

Ability to deliver / Results driven

Ability to share / pass on knowledge

Communication skills - oral & written

Transversal Skills: (Please select up to 5 skills)

Analytical Ability

Ability to understand, explain and support change

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Education Level:

Bachelor Degree or equivalent

Experience Level

At least 7 years

Other/Specific Qualifications (if required)


Primary Location: IN-MH-MumbaiJob Type: Standard / PermanentJob: INFORMATION TECHNOLOGYEducation Level: Bachelor Degree or equivalent (>= 3 years)Experience Level: At least 5 yearsSchedule: Full-time Behavioural competency: Ability to collaborate / Teamwork, Decision Making, Resilience, Ability to synthetize / simplify, Creativity & Innovation / Problem solving, Critical thinkingTransversal competency: Ability to understand, explain and support change, Analytical Ability, Ability to manage / facilitate a meeting, seminar, committee, training…, Ability to develop and leverage networks, Ability to set up relevant performance indicators, Ability to develop others & improve their skills