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 :

Global Markets


The Global Markets business of BNP Paribas helps its corporate and institutional clients leverage capital markets across the globe for their financing, risk management and investment needs. This encompasses a wide range of financial products ranging from Foreign exchange to complex Equity Derivatives that are traded in financial markets across the globe 24/7. IT systems are integral to the business and are a key part of the value proposition to clients. These IT systems range from industry standard products for standard process automation to internally developed, often, market leading IT applications. The IT teams owning these IT systems are made up of functions that include Technical and Application production support, Business Analysis & Project Management, Development & Maintenance and Quality Control. BNP Paribas India Solutions is an equal partner in these IT functions along with colleagues in other locations including Paris, London, New York, Tokyo, Singapore & Hong Kong. This partnership ranges from sharing the IT workload, executing global strategy to owning global applications offshore. The technology and engineering landscape is wide, encompassing almost all techniques and platforms. It continues to evolve and transform with the market with the business continuing to invest in it.

Front Office IT Client and Sales Facing

Front Office IT Client and Sales Facing provides IT services to the front office and provides eCommerce platforms to GM, Sales, Marketing, external clients and research.

Job Title:

Technical Lead (.Net)







Business Line / Function:

Reports to:



(if applicable)


Number of Direct Reports:

Directorship / Registration:


Position Purpose

Team is working on a new project, which has stringent timelines. Additional developer will help us to deliver the project on time.



Direct Responsibilities

  1. To provide technical solutions for user requirements
  2. To provide technical consultancy to team members
  3. To develop sturdy and flexible software code with good quality and design
  4. To write Unit Tests and review other developers’ code
  5. Meet the objectives set by Reporting Manager so as to meet organization goals
  6. To support the existing system
  7. To design new components and suggest changes in current architecture

Contributing Responsibilities

  • Knowledge sharing and Quality improvement

Technical & Behavioral Competencies

Mandatory Technical Skills


In the table below, expected capability level is highlighted. Expectation is that person in this role would be able to work effectively on the details mentioned in the said level and all levels below that.



Dot Net


Understands the basic type system and that there are reference types and value types. Also understands what a class is and how to define classes in a CLR based language.

Understands basic types, string, char, int, long, decimal, float.

Basic understanding that memory is automatically cleaned up.


Constructors, methods, properties, events. Uses type visbility and member accessibility intelligently.

StringBuilder, string interning, arrays, IEnumerable, ICollection and IList. When to use IEnumerable and IList.

Understanding that the garbage collector is generational and non determenistic. Understanding of the IDisposable pattern.


Inheritence, understands abstract classes, interfaces and overloading. Understand extension methods, generics and delegates.

Enumerations, bit flags, nullable types, detailed understanding of delegates, anonymous methods, expressions, var keyword.

Understands finalization internals, resurrection and is able to profile for managed memory leaks.

Understand what is LINQ, basic keywords from, in, where, orderby, select, group. Relate it with sql, pl/sql queries. Difference between LINQ and SQL Queries


Understands performance when designing types. Fully understands anonymous methods, delegates and when to use.

Generics, attributes, custom attributes. HashSet, Dictionary and other higher order types.

Understands that there are multiple garbage collectors available, large object heaps, and understands how the garbage collector works with unmanaged memory.

Sql Programming


Have worked/Have knowledge of any kind of SQL programming either in academics/firm


Understand syntax and function of sql programming of any choice (Sql-server/Oracle/Sybase/MySql)
-> Select , Distinct , Where , And & Or , Order By , Insert Into , Update , Delete , Injection , Select Top , Like , Wildcards , In , Between , Aliases , Joins , Inner Join , Left Join , Right Join , Full Join , Union , Select Into , Into Select , Create DB , Create Table , Constraints , Not Null , Unique , Primary Key , Foreign Key , Check , Default , Create Index , Drop , Alter , Auto Increment , Views , Dates , Null Values , Null Functions , Data Types , DB Data Types
Generic Functions like -
, Functions , Avg() , Count() , First() , Last() , Max() , Min() , Sum() , Group By , Having , Ucase() , Lcase() , Mid() , Len() , Round() , Now() , Format()


Understand database design, normalization; improve performance with indexes/partitions, Different perspective on the data with views, stored procs, triggers. Know how to write queries, subqueries, and user defined functions.


Understand data warehouse, data marts, data protection against data degradation and sql injection. Performance factors related to SQL clauses, Isolation level with specified SQL clauses, Select appropriate join operation and recognizing join coding convention, Coding joins with nested expressions, coding subqueries, correlated subqueries. Understand RDBMS, SQL, DDL, DML, Understand page, data structure behind and performance improvement with known reason against selected technique. Groom team, aware of appropriate contacts.

Application Design Patterns


Know what design pattern is, Understand its importance, Why they are required.


Understand three important categories of design pattern - Creation, Structural and behavioral - G04 pattern. Why those patterns? Relate them with our day-to-day work. Are we already using them without knowing we are actually implementing pattern. Have high level understanding 2-3 patterns in each categories. Like Facade, Factory, Abstract Factory, Decorator, Template, Thread safe Singleton etc.


Know Go4 pattern in details. Should be able to make case ready for appropriate design pattern. Understand which patterns are applicable for different software design practice i.e. on thick, thin and smart. Web Presentation Patterns like MVC, Page Controller, Front Controller, Template View, Transform View, Two-Step View, and Application Controller. Session State Patterns - Client Session State, Server Session State, Database Session State


Knowledge in Domain logic patterns, Data Source Architectural patterns, Object-Relation behavioral/structural/Metadata. Distribution Patterns - Remote Façade, DTOs, Offline Concurrency Patterns - Optimistic Offline Lock, Pessimistic Offline Lock, Coarse Grained Lock, Implicit Lock , Base Patterns - Gateway, Mapper, Separate Interface, Registry, Value Object, Plugin, Service Stub, Record Set

Microsoft WCF


Understand what is WCF, Why WCF, What was/is existing. Purpose of WCF


Understand WCF fundamentals - End points, Bindings and Behavior, Contracts, Service Host, Message and Channel, WCF Client, Metadata. Understand basics of Instance Management. Events. Should be able to write and consume WCF Service. Exception handling.


Understand WCF Architecture - Activation and Hosting, Messaging, Service Runtime, Contracts - each lifecycle. Instance Management in detail, Instance Deactivation, Creating Durable service, Throttling. Different operation - Request-Reply, Callback, One-Way. Different Transfer mode - Buffer, Stream, Transaction. Should have fundamental knowledge in WCF Security. WCF Service Impersonation. Should be able to host and debug service from client/server perspective.


Understand WCF RIA service, Query/update process in RIA, and Know how to create silverlight WCF RIA Service. Understand RESTful service. Detailed knowledge in WCF Security - Types of authentication, transport security mode, protection level, message security level. Fair understanding of Websocket support, Task based async support, ChannelFactory caching, Streaming improvements, UDP support, multiple authentication, ASP.net compatibility. Performance optimization, Sound knowledge in Vulnerability testing.


Microsoft ASP.NET


Knowledge of ASP.Net lifecycle. Understands how ASP.Net works and can create simple views end to end using database connectivity


Have complete understanding of ASP.Net Framework and knowledge on different .Net framework versions. Have knowledge on caching,state and session management. Can work on server, user and custom controls. Have worked on application deployment. Have knowledge on Web API's


Understands how to design a website in a best way. Understands .net design patterns and can decide which pattern to use. Have knowledge on master pages and themes. Have knowledge on asp.net security, personalization and globalization. Should have knowledge on asp.net Ajax. Can guide people on this.


Understanding of HttpModule & HttpHandler.

Aware of website performance improvement techniques like bundling, caching, viewstate handling in load balancing.




Very basic understanding or not worked with ASP.net web API.


Understand the concept of API. Has worked on, or understands the concept of REST. Is able to build logical business entities. Has basic knowledge of JSON.


Worked on ASP.net Web API. Understands and has implemented RESTful services. Has worked with complex entities and DTO structures. Understands JSON.


Designed and implemented Web APIs. Understands stateless design and has designed and implemented RESTful services. Has a good understanding of HTTP request and response. Understands response caching in IIS. Understands HTTP headers and web request authentication.

Nice to have technical Skills 

  • Agile Development / Scrum Methodologies
  • Test Driven Development (TDD) – Unit testing
  • Continuous integration: TeamCity/Jenkins, Maven/Gradle, Sonar
  • .Net Core, Microservice Architecture

Specific Qualifications (if required)

Educational Qualifications   : B.E / B. Tech or equivalent.

Work experience (in years): At least 7 years of professional software development experience.


Skills Referential

Behavioural Skills: (Please select up to 4 skills)

Ability to collaborate / Teamwork

Ability to deliver / Results driven

Communication skills - oral & written

Client focused

Transversal Skills: (Please select up to 5 skills)

Ability to develop and adapt a process

Ability to understand, explain and support change

Analytical Ability

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Education Level:

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Experience Level

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Other/Specific Qualifications (if required)


Skills and Qualifications


Education Background:

BE or MCA or Equivalent.

Technical knowledge & Skills:

Essential Skills:

  1. C#
  2. MS SQL

  3. Web Services or WCF

  4. ASP .NET 4 or MVC

  5. OO Design and Programming


Desirable skills:

  1. SSIS

  2. SSRS

  3. NUnit  / MS Test / Specflow Tests
  4. Agile Methodologies

Preferred Industry/domain experience :

Some IT experience in finance would be useful.

Behavioural Skills/Competencies:

  1. Team player
  2. Good communication skills
  3. Motivated
  4. Ability to use initiative & problem solving ability
  5. Ability to establish good working relationships
Primary Location
Job Type
Standard / Permanent
Education Level
Bachelor Degree or equivalent (>= 3 years)
Experience Level
At least 7 years
GM 000918

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  • What if we told you that working in our Group may not be quite what you think? BNP Paribas business lines and careers are constantly evolving to meet the expectations of our clients and society as a whole.

  • Feeling good about your job means bringing your whole self to work and being who you are. It’s also about having the resources you need to achieve a healthy work-life balance. Both of these are major commitments at BNP Paribas.

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