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Senior Tech Lead

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Senior Tech Lead - APAC

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 :

Within BNP Paribas, we are RISK and we are responsible for calculating providing Market and Credit Risk to traders, marketers, trade analysts and risk analysts. We are looking for a Support Analyst to provide enterprise level technical support to our customers via phone, email, chat and other support channels as required. You shall serve as the first point-of-contact (Level 1): your role will be to receive, to record and understand users’ issues, to fix known issues, to co-ordinate with other teams to fix issue and to then communicate the resolution to the user. You will analyze all available sources of information, as well as liaising with colleagues to obtain technical knowledge in order to ensure quick resolutions. You need to think about possible improvement in current system based incident and propose improvement ideas to team (Monitoring/Automation etc.)

Job Title:

Senior Tech Lead








Business Line / Function:


Reports to:


Project Manager


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Position Purpose

The role is for a Senior Java Developer with experience of working within a dynamic and demanding environment reacting to changing business needs who works equally well as an individual or as part of a team with good Analysis and Development.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 10 years commercial development experience on J2EE technology (Spring + Hibernate) and Sybase ASE/SQL with at least 1-year hands-on experience in Hibernate. He should have a good knowledge of Angular JS or any of the JavaScript Framework.

The ideal candidate will have enthusiasm for learning and working closely with the rest of development team, which is located in London and Paris (BA’s). The candidate should be flexible enough to work on both small-scale enhancements and must have the ability to undertake larger complicated projects with other developers. The successful candidate will also be expected to provide 3rd level intraday support, and take part in overnight support on a rota basis.


Previous experience within the investment-banking sector is not essential but a highly motivated and skilled individual who can add to the current group of talented developers is considered more important.


Direct Responsibilities


·         Develop; implement and unit test the required solution, respecting BNP Paribas best practices, standards and tools.

·         Lead team of 3-4 people and would be able to deliver project on time with quality.

·         Provide Technical solution to team.

·         Collect, document and analyze user requirements.

·         Translate user requirements into system requirements and specifications including domain, data, and architecture and design models.

·         Document the solution for maintenance, support and users.

·         Take part in peer group code reviews

·         Take part in quality assurance reviews

·         Provide estimates for work

·         Provide updates of status and estimates to complete

·         Identify risks and issues, and help monitor them

·         Plan, design, perform, support and document integration tests

·         Plan, design, perform, support and document system tests

·         Plan, design, perform, support and document regression tests

·         Intraday 3rd level support



Contributing Responsibilities

·         Hands on basic UNIX skills.

·         Knowledge of Shell Scripts

·         Java certifications would be a plus

Technical & Behavioral Competencies

·         Hands on Experience on any Java Script libraries (Preferable Angular JS)

·         Hands on Experience on Core Java 1.7+, Sybase ASE/SQL

·         Excellent knowledge and understanding of Spring 4+ and Hibernate 4+

·         Excellent software coding, documentation and analysis skills

·         Understanding of Object Oriented Programming and Practices

Specific Qualifications (if required)


Skills Referential

Behavioural Skills: (Please select up to 4 skills)

Ability to collaborate / Teamwork

Decision Making

Organizational skills

Ability to deliver / Results driven

Transversal Skills: (Please select up to 5 skills)

Ability to understand, explain and support change

Ability to manage a project

Ability to anticipate business / strategic evolution

Ability to inspire others & generate people's commitment

Analytical Ability

Education Level:

Bachelor Degree or equivalent

Experience Level

At least 10 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 10 yearsSchedule: Full-time Behavioural competency: Ability to collaborate / Teamwork, Proactivity, Personal Impact / Ability to influence, Attention to detail / rigor, Organizational skills, Adaptability, Ability to deliver / Results driven, Active listening, Communication skills - oral & written, Client focused, Ability to share / pass on knowledge, Critical thinking, Ability to synthetize / simplify, Creativity & Innovation / Problem solving, Resilience, Decision MakingTransversal competency: Ability to understand, explain and support change, Analytical Ability, Ability to manage a project, Ability to develop and adapt a process , Ability to manage / facilitate a meeting, seminar, committee, training…, Ability to inspire others & generate people's commitment, Ability to develop others & improve their skills, Ability to develop and leverage networks, Ability to set up relevant performance indicators, Ability to anticipate business / strategic evolutionReference: FNG000089