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Vice President - Axiom IT Specialist

Apply REF: IT 000916
About BNP Paribas:
BNP Paribas is a leading bank in Europe with an international reach. It has a presence in 72 countries, with more than 202,600 employees, of which almost 155,000 in Europe. The Group 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. The Group helps all its clients (individuals, community associations, entrepreneurs, SMEs, corporates and institutional clients) to realize their projects through solutions spanning financing, investment, savings and protection insurance. 
In Europe, the Group has four domestic markets (Belgium, France, Italy and Luxembourg) and BNP Paribas Personal Finance is the European leader in consumer lending.
BNP Paribas is rolling out its integrated retail-banking model in Mediterranean countries, in Turkey, in Eastern Europe and a large network in the western part of the United States. In its Corporate & Institutional Banking and International Financial Services activities, BNP Paribas also enjoys top positions in Europe, a strong presence in the Americas as well as a solid and fast-growing business in Asia-Pacific.

Business Overview:

The Finance Regulatory Reporting IT provides services around Axiom ControllerView, supporting Finance Regulatory Reporting Users community to fulfill their mandates across North America region. The Finance Regulatory Reporting Users are responsible of the production of any Financial Regulatory Reporting required by the Regulators. Their mandate encompasses the following entities of BNPP group:
    • BNP Paribas USA (Intermediate Holding Company, IHC),
    • BNP Paribas CIB US Branches,
    • BNP Paribas CIB Canada Branches,
    • and Bank of the West


    Delivery Management:
    • Define high level design principles relating to the reports build in Axiom Controller View tool
    • Oversight the activities of the Developers and empower the best practices
    • Perform release planning and quality management activities including but not limited to: troubleshooting and performance tuning of databases, code review and release migration across environment servers, Unit Testing, System Integration Testing and Non Regression Testing, supporting UAT, and building technical design documents
    • Lead post-implementation reviews, conduct retrospectives and implement lessons learned
    • Manage to ensure that all IT deliveries are properly documented in adherence with the Bank  Policies and Procedures
    Production Support:
    • Ensure liaison with all Stakeholders involved in the Regulatory Reports filing process, especially Finance Users, Finance COO, Data Operations and APS team
    • Lead any Production issue investigation and resolution

    Transversal Activities:

    • Activities pertaining to the Platform Management and Compliance obligations, including but not limited to- the following activities: Internal and External Audit Review, Axiom License, Users Access, IT Security Certificates, Risk Assessment, Data Confidentiality, Production Request
    • Develop knowledge sharing session in order to deepen the team knowledge base
    • Organize any Axiom Presentation and Training

    Minimum Required Qualifications:

    • BS degree in Computer Science
    • 10+ year experience in Technology
    • Proven experience in AxiomSL ControllerView. Creation of Data Sources, Data Models, Shorthands, Portfolios, Aggregations, Free Form and Tabular Report and workflows using Axiom Controller View tool based on Regulatory reporting Requirements.
    • Proven experience in Sql/Pl SQL programming, Unix Shell scripting, version control tools.
    • Experience in job scheduler engines (Autosys) creating jil files, Financial Data Warehousing
    • Knowledge of US Regulatory Reports (FRY-9C, FRY-15, FRY-11/S, FFIEC002, FFIEC031, FR2900, FR2644, FR2052a, FRY-14Q, FRY-14A…) and Canadian Regulatory Reports (M4, L4, P3, A4, A2, T2…)

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Certification in AxiomSL Controller View product is optional but highly preferred.
    • Experience in Axiom version upgrades not mandatory but highly desirable.
    • MS degree in Computer Science

    FINRA Registrations:

    • Not Applicable

    BNP Paribas is committed to providing a work environment that fosters diversity, inclusion, and equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, gender, age, creed, sex, religion, national origin, disability (physical or mental), marital status, citizenship, ancestry, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, or any other legally protected status.

    Primary Location: US-NJ-Jersey CityJob Type: Standard / PermanentJob: MISCELLANEOUSEducation Level: Secondary EducationExperience Level: At least 10 yearsSchedule: Full-time Behavioural competency: Ability to synthetize / simplifyTransversal competency: Analytical Ability