In Asia Pacific, BNP Paribas is one of the best-positioned international financial institutions with an uninterrupted presence since 1860. Currently with over 18,000 employees* and a presence in 13 markets, BNP Paribas 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. 
 
Worldwide, BNP Paribas has a presence in 68 markets with more than 193,000 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. Asia Pacific is a key strategic region for BNP Paribas and it continues to develop its franchise in the region.  

* excluding partnerships

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Position Purpose

BNPP Prime Services is one of the fast growing business lines in Asia Pacific. Prime Services Technology department is responsible for the delivery of innovative technology solutions for the Prime Services and related Equity Businesses.

BNPP is looking for an IT Business Analyst in Hong Kong to help with all phases of the systems development life cycle on our Prime Services Platform for Asia Markets. The analyst should have a willingness and desire to:

• Learn about Prime Services Products which include Synthetic Equity, Securities Lending, Funding and Financing for Asia Markets
• Develop the Global and Regional Platform
• Strengthen the regional and global IT team by information sharing, training, and collaborating on issues resolution
• Communicate with global IT team members
• Build a strong relationship with key business and operations stakeholders at all levels

Responsibilities

• Represent IT to front office in areas of Prime Services, Synthetic Equity, Securities Lending, and Financing for Asia Markets
• Conduct functional and technical analysis on front to back workflows for the purposes of system development
• Collaborate with IT leadership, developers, quality assurance team, production management and infrastructure teams
• Document findings, analysis, requirements, test plans, workflows and technical design for IT development and project plans 
• Assist in planning development and communication of timelines to business stakeholders
• Coordinate testing with business stakeholders on changes of the technical platform
• Manage working groups and forums to report on state and progress
• Communicate and support IT integration of the Prime Trading Platform with the wider Equity Trading Platform
• Provide third level support where required and work to ensure front line support are trained to support the systems


Technical & Behavioral Competencies

• 5 years minimum experience in Prime Finance technology or related banking and finance technology
• Experience in developing Securities Lending and Synthetic Trading platforms
• Knowledgeable of Synthetic Equity trading and operational workflows
• Experience in supporting technical project management and system development
• Knowledgeable and willingness to use Jira and Agile methodology
• Proficient at MS Office, MS Word, and MS PowerPoint
• Excellent verbal communication skills, able to communicate effectively at all levels and across both functional and technical teams both offshore and onshore
• Organized, structured and proactive
• Ability to build key relationships quickly, appreciating others point of view
• Able to work in a high paced environment and follow tight deadlines
• Ability to be a team player and work as part of a team to contribute to the overall success of the team
• Ability to work independently and to provide guidance to offshore resources
• Ability to navigate complex resource and systems environments
• Familiar with other equity products such as Delta One, Market making, Cash Execution
• Knowledgeable in workflows, operations, and systems for post-trade
• Technical knowledge of a scripting language and data analysis library an advantage, SQL and relational databases

Primary Location
HK-Hong Kong (HK)-Hong Kong
Job Type
Standard / Permanent
Job
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Education Level
Bachelor Degree or equivalent (>= 3 years)
Experience Level
At least 5 years
Reference
ITO002050


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