About BNP Paribas Group:

BNP Paribas is a top-ranking bank in Europe with an international profile. It operates in 71 countries and has almost 199 000 employees. The Group ranks highly in its three core areas of activity: Domestic Markets and International Financial Services (whose retail banking networks and financial services are grouped together under Retail Banking & Services) and Corporate & Institutional Banking, centred on corporate and institutional clients. The Group helps all of its clients (retail, associations, businesses, SMEs, large corporates and institutional) to implement their projects by providing them with services in financing, investment, savings and protection. In its Corporate & Institutional Banking and International Financial Services activities, BNP Paribas enjoys leading positions in Europe, a strong presence in the Americas and has a solid and fast-growing network in the Asia/Pacific region.

About BNP Paribas India Solutions:

Established in 2005, BNP Paribas India Solutions is a wholly owned subsidiary of BNP Paribas SA, a leading bank in Europe with an international reach. With delivery centers located in Bengaluru, Chennai and Mumbai, we are a 24x7 global delivery center. India Solutions services three business lines: Corporate and Institutional Banking, Investment Solutions and Retail Banking for BNP Paribas across the Group. Driving innovation and growth, we are harnessing the potential of over 6000 employees, to provide support and develop best-in-class solutions.

About Businessline/Function :

The IRP (Investment Performance Reporting) Department within BNP Paribas Securities Services offers solutions for the analysis of performance and risk in portfolios. IRP is established in different countries with a main location in Paris. IT teams should reinforce for the growth of the business. The program RISE with the recasting of the information system of IRP in exploiting innovation tracks offered by the Big Data as a strategic goal. Golden Data & Reporting (‘GDR’) is a sub-stream of the RISE program and is in charge of the implementation and the pooling of products with high added value for IRP.  

Job Title:

J2EE, Apache Spark BigData Platform  Architect

Date:

06/06/2022

Department:

IFS-IRP

Location:

Chennai

Business Line / Function:

IFS-IRP/RISE

Reports to:

(Direct)

Senior Architect

Grade:

(if applicable)

(Functional)

Number of Direct Reports:

Directorship / Registration:

NA

Position Purpose

BNP Paribas Securities Services is the subsidiary of BNP Paribas specializing in operational management and protection of financial securities to institutional investors, financial intermediaries and large companies around the world.

BNP Paribas Securities Services is the 5th global player of the job title, the 1st non American and n ° 1 in Europe. The business employs approximately 7 200 employees worldwide including 2 400 in France.

The IRP (Reporting of Performance Engineering) Department within BNP Paribas Securities Services offers solutions for the analysis of performance and risk in portfolios. IRP is established in different countries with a main location in Paris.

IT (about 50 people) teams should reinforce for the growth of the business.

The program RISE with the recasting of the information system of IRP in exploiting innovation tracks offered by the Big Data as a strategic goal. Golden Data & Reporting (‘GDR’) is a sub-stream of the RISE program and is in charge of the implementation and the pooling of products with high added value for IRP.   The role of the alternate is to contribute, on both the technical and functional, to the implementation of the 'GDR' within the RISE program stream.

Subsequently, it must implement the right solution according to the different phases of a project.

During this period, he will have to defer to his guardian of alternating the status of its various tasks on the project.

The primary focus of the role is to own and drive the delivery of the target solution architecture, analysis, development, administration, installation and management for the RISE systems supported by the IRP IT team.

The person is expected to work in close relationship with on-shore team and be hands-on for at least 12+ years in Java, J2EE, Spring Boot based Application design and development,  of which,  3+ years of working experience on a  Big Data Platform drive project using

Apache Spark

  is

The jobholder will participate with the RISE Architecture team meetings to define Technical Strategy for deliveries and will participate in all core development undertaken by the RISE (training on Big Data & Ab Initio technologies may be provided if necessary).


 

Responsibilities

Direct Responsibilities

The primary focus of the role is to own and drive the delivery of the target technical architecture, analysis, development for the RISE systems supported by the IRP IT team.

  • Act as analyst/developer for all core (cross-RISE) development undertaken by the RISE
  • Work with onshore and offshore developers
  • Ability to implement or define new frameworks
  • Respect development guidelines (shared environments, versioning, team working)
  • Track and report on delivery of shared functionality
  • Respect development guidelines (shared environments, versioning, team working)
  • Contribute in Software upgrade  installation, administration and management activities
  • Technical mentorship of  Junior members

Architectural Oversight

  • Work across multiple projects being delivered by the RISE to ensure target architecture of solutions is to standard

RISE

Strategy

  • Definition of technical roadmap/strategy for BI systems within RISE and also the CIB Data Hub
  • Working with RISE management globally on alignment to overall CIB strategy for RISE
  • Definition of data management strategy with CDO teams in the business

Reporting and presenting to architecture committees as required RISE

Contributing Responsibilities

  • Angular or ExtJ working knowledge with micro services Architecture
  • DEVOPS support and RISE release  management activities
  • Ability to influence and drive BDD and TTD frameworks

Technical & Behavioral Competencies

Mandatory

  • Hands-on Java Development and design using Java, J2EE, Spring Boot and micro services architecture with a minimum of 12+ years of experience of which, the candidate must be working on a Big Data Driven Project for last the 3+ years, especially,   Apache Spark Core, Spark Distributed Architecture and SQL tuning,  Apache Drill Architecture
  • Through knowledge and clear understanding on  to Big Data Eco System [Especially Oozie Scheduling, Apache Drill, Hadoop based Cluster Architecture ]
  • Hands-on with Java Design Patterns and ability to define and drive custom frameworks
  • Implementation of Junit Testing frameworks for  Spring Based Applications,
  • Must have participated in DEVOPS Design and  Implementation  Strategies – such as Cyberark
  • Expertise on Linux and Shell Scripting – Ability to write production grade Shell Scripts for housekeeping activities in RISE Big data Platform
  • Good Exposure to Agile Development Methodologies
  • Exposure to Team / Project collaboration tools like Jira

Optional

  • Exposure to Agile Based Project Development and Delivery model
  • Project and Team Management exposure

Specific Qualifications (if required)

BE  / B Tech / MCA with good academic track record

        

Skills Referential

Behavioural Skills: (Please select up to 4 skills)

Ability to collaborate / Teamwork

Adaptability

Attention to detail / rigor

Communication skills - oral & written

Transversal Skills: (Please select up to 5 skills)

Analytical Ability

Ability to develop and adapt a process

Ability to understand, explain and support change

Ability to develop others & improve their skills

Ability to develop and leverage networks

Education Level:

Bachelor Degree or equivalent

Experience Level

At least 12 years

Other/Specific Qualifications (if required)

Person  certified in  Hadoop Big Data Certification with Apache Spark  [Scala or Java]  would be most desirable

               

Qualification
Primary Location
IN-TN-Chennai
Job Type
Standard / Permanent
Job
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Education Level
Master Degree or equivalent (> 4 years)
Experience Level
At least 12 years
Schedule
Full-time
Reference
CIB006951


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