Description – Technical Architect
BNP Paribas Group:
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
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.
CIB Client Experience / Client
Management domain having focus on Customer Relation Management (CRM), “Know
Your Customer (KYC)”, Client Onboarding, Client Request and Service Management,
Referential and Data Quality. Technologies
being used include Java, .NET, AngularJS, Informatica, Ab Initio, Tableau,
Fenergo and Siebel. Agile and DevOps practices are widely used. Landscape
includes projects which are a mix of established and some that are being
transitioned to new platforms.
& Client Experience
Line / Function:
of Direct Reports:
are looking for a Technical Architect to design/upgrade the structure of our
IT systems and oversee programs to ensure the robust architecture is in place
that will allow stability and scalability of our systems.
this role, person should be an excellent communicator who is able to
translate complex requirements into technical / functional architecture. We
would also like you to have hands-on experience on software development and
be able to manage complex programs.
will also require ensuring our internal IT framework operates properly and
compliant with BNP Paribas regulations.
Architect is required encompassing both technical expertise and functional skills.
Complex IT systems need experienced professionals `to ensure they function at
the optimum level 24x7. Visionary who is up to date with trends in the
industry and can make meaningful recommendations for future technical path
for the domain.
Architect, design & validate enterprise applications
Plan and design/upgrade the structure of both legacy and new technology
Propose options and convince stakeholders of design and architecture decisions
to be taken.
Assist with solving complex technical problems
Evaluate and select appropriate software or hardware and suggest
Research and Propose Buy V/S Build for systems and components.
Analysing the requirements of large systems and breaking them down
into manageable units
Work with IT managers on planning for an organisation’s future IT
Work in an agile mode with emphasis on TDD, BDD, and clean code
Be a source of technical proposals and driver for change.
Be mentor on technical topics for team members.
& Behavioral Competencies
Proven experience as a Technical Architect
Hands-on experience with software development and system
Well versed with Design Patterns.
Experience in project architecture and service-oriented architecture
Excellent troubleshooting & debugging skills
Familiarity with different operating systems (e.g. Windows, UNIX) and
databases (e.g. ORACLE, SQL Server)
Excellent communication skills
Organizational and leadership skills
Good To Have
Experience with Cloud technologies, salesforce or CRM.
Experience with GIT (Bitbucket / Gitlab).
Exposure to Finance domain and prior experience with banks
Qualifications (if required)
(Please select up to 4 skills)
skills - oral & written
& Innovation / Problem solving
to deliver / Results driven
to detail / rigor
(Please select up to 5
anticipate business / strategic evolution
inspire others & generate people's commitment
develop and leverage networks
Ability to manage / facilitate a meeting, seminar, committee, training…
understand, explain and support change
Master Degree or equivalent
At least 10 years
Other/Specific Qualifications (if required)