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IT Technical Lead for International Payments – m/f/x – [Digital] - BE-BRU

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IT Technical Lead for International Payments

 

Want to shape the bank of tomorrow today?

 

Payments are becoming, more than ever, a commodity product. Today everybody expects to make or receive payments anywhere, anytime, fast, cheap and secure. 

 

BNP Paribas Fortis is one of the largest payment processors in Europe. New and existing IT technologies are being developed and maintained out of Tribe Payments in Brussels following the agile methodology.  Our teams work in multi-cultural and empowered squads who deliver new functionalities and enhancements on a frequent basis.  

 

The mission of the  Tribe Payments  is to grow as a reliable and cost-efficient payment service provider for customers of BNP Paribas Group worldwide, whilst implementing innovative technologies and payment products.  Interested in joining us?

Your future job

 

Tribe Payments is looking for an IT Technical Lead for its squad ‘International Payments - Connect’ (IP Connect).

 

The squad is responsible for multiple projects related to the International Payment engine of Tribe Payments.  This engine is used by many BNP Paribas Group entities to process their customer’s international payments.  The squad projects include the connection of additional BNP entities, the development of new functionalities, the expansion to new clearing systems, etc.  The engine itself runs on Linux but is also supported by mainframe applications.

 

As Technical Lead in the squad IP Connect, you have the following responsibilities :

  • Get to know the product ‘International Payments’ and the way it is implemented in the IT systems.

  • Elaborate the technical analysis and design of new requirements as defined by the Functional Analyst, in such way that it can be implemented by a Developer. The technical solution must be in line with company standards concerning quality and performance, and resource usage.

  • Support the developers in the squad, mostly offshore, to find the right technical implementation.

  • Challenge and validate the quality of the development (regarding used standards, performance, efficiency,…)

  • Support the testers in the squad and help fixing complex defects

  • Apart from regular business needs, support the production team to fix any critical problem in production.

  • Actively develop the T-shaping of the squad by sharing knowledge with your colleagues and by taking up other responsibilities than the ones mentioned before, if needed.

    Highlight your strengths

 

We are looking for someone who has several years of experience as a mainframe or unix developer, and who is now keen to become a lead technical analyst.  On the one hand you are eager to acquire the technical ins and outs of the international payment engine, on the other hand you will start working on the analysis of concrete new features. 

  • Educational- / experience requirement: Minimum 5 years in a mainframe or unix environment, preferably in the financial sector

  • Certificate needed for this function: Minimum Bachelor IT

  • Language proficiency: Fluent English is mandatory; French and/or Dutch are an asset

  • Essential IT knowledge: Unix, Cobol, Mainframe, JCL, DB2 , Endeavor, CtrlM , SQL, MQ

  • Essential knowledge, skills and abilities: Analytical, accurate , critical mind, team player, eager to learn. You can write accurate and clear technical analyses.  Experience working with offshore / remote teams is a plus.

  • “Nice to have”-knowledge, skills and abilities: Payments experience, agile methodology. Interest for the new technologies (Java, API …)

  • The most important soft skills: Team player, able to coach others, critical mind, assertive, can set the right priorities, Agile mindset

In a changing world, diversity and inclusion are core values. At BNP Paribas Fortis, we want to attract and retain people of all ages, from all backgrounds and each with their own experience. We firmly believe that diversity increases performance and innovation. All our full-time positions are also available part-time on 90% or 80% contracts.

 

Choose BNP Paribas Fortis now and apply here.

 

An initial selection will be made based on your CV and motivation letter. If we believe you're the right candidate, we'll be in touch with you. Good luck!

 
Primary Location: BE-BRU-BrusselJob Type: Vaste aanstellingJob: INFORMATION TECHNOLOGYEducation Level: Bachelor of equivalent (>= 3 jaar)Experience Level: Minstens 3 jaarSchedule: Fulltime Competency profile: Digital ExpertReference: IT200903