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XTarget - Project Manager

Job type Permanent
Schedule Full time
Job Function Information technology
Brand BNP Paribas
Level of experience 11 to 15 years
Apply REF: GM 000189

 

Job Description - APAC


 

About BNP Paribas Group:

Worldwide, 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 region.

 

 

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 Business line/Function :

The Cross Target (X-Target) project aims to deliver a consolidated official P & L tool (excluding P & L Explain) for CIB Global Markets (GECD, Fixed Income, ALM Treasury).

X-Target will cover CIB (Corporate & Institutional Banking) Global Markets on the 3 historical Market Business Lines worldwide across all regions & main trading places like New York, Sao Paulo, Tokyo, Hong Kong and Singapore.

 

 

        

Job Title:

Project Manager

Date:

2019-12-12

Department:

Global Markets IT

Location:

Chennai

Business Line / Function:

Risk P&L

Reports to:

(Direct)

Grade:

(if applicable)

(Functional)

Number of Direct Reports:

Directorship / Registration:

 

Position Purpose

At BNP Paribas CIB ITO, you will be part of the Global Markets Front-Office IT entity, which works for various CIB businesses.

The Cross Target (X-Target) project aims to deliver a consolidated official P & L tool (excluding P & L Explain) for CIB Global Markets (GECD, Fixed Income, ALM Treasury).

The position will take place within the X-Target team in Chennai (other BA / IT / Support teams located in Paris, London).

Responsibilities

Scope/Roles and Responsibilities:

·       Report the delivery status, identify and mitigate project risks, escalate major project deviation to management.

·       Ensure a constructive collaboration between Product Owner, Development, Testing, Rollout teams.

·       Be an active contributor to the improvement of the delivery process.

·       Implement Delivery improvement (development tools, methodology, test automation…)

·       Take accountability of project deliverables and quality

·       Work with business analysts and developers based on requirements provided by the business users

·       Contribute to the design and architecture decisions for the applications

·       Periodically review the requirements and bugs and prioritize them with stakeholders

·       Generate project status reports to management and stake holders

·       Collaborate with multiple support/QA teams across geographical locations

·       Comply with lean guidelines, operating control procedures and project audits

·       Work in both waterfall and agile iterative incremental models

·       Mentor and guide the team on inter-personal and technology front

·       Appraise and provide feedback to the team members on timely basis

·       Team building, career development and performance management of team members.

Technical & Behavioral Competencies

 

·       Expertise in design and development of the web based applications using C#, ASP. Net, WCF, Web API;

·       Strong technical expertise in Database design and maintenance in SQL Server and Oracle.

·       Experience of Datwarehouse Architecture/Design.

·       Implementation experience in the Dev-Ops tools / platforms (Continuous Integration / deployment) tools.

·       15 years of experience in Enterprise Application development and end to end technology solution delivery

Specific Qualifications (if required)

·       5+ Years of experience in financial Services

·       Experience in working with large teams and guide teams to deliver Product features

·       Possess excellent communication & interpersonal skills. Worked with geographically distributed team.

·       Strong leadership and management abilities

·       Ability to handle conflicts gracefully

·       Ability to build rapport and establish relationships with colleagues globally

·       Excellent time management and co-ordination skills

·       Experience working on high volume, business critical systems

Skills Referential

Behavioural Skills: (Please select up to 4 skills)

Ability to collaborate / Teamwork

Organizational skills

Critical thinking

Creativity & Innovation / Problem solving

Transversal Skills: (Please select up to 5 skills)

Ability to understand, explain and support change

Ability to anticipate business / strategic evolution

Ability to develop and leverage networks

Ability to develop and adapt a process

Ability to manage a project

Education Level:

Bachelor Degree or equivalent

Experience Level

At least 15 years

Other/Specific Qualifications (if required)

NA

        

 



 

Technical & Behavioral Competencies

 

·       Expertise in design and development of the web based applications using C#, ASP. Net, WCF, Web API;

·       Strong technical expertise in Database design and maintenance in SQL Server and Oracle.

·       Experience of Datwarehouse Architecture/Design.

·       Implementation experience in the Dev-Ops tools / platforms (Continuous Integration / deployment) tools.

·       15 years of experience in Enterprise Application development and end to end technology solution delivery

Specific Qualifications (if required)

·       5+ Years of experience in financial Services

·       Experience in working with large teams and guide teams to deliver Product features

·       Possess excellent communication & interpersonal skills. Worked with geographically distributed team.

·       Strong leadership and management abilities

·       Ability to handle conflicts gracefully

·       Ability to build rapport and establish relationships with colleagues globally

·       Excellent time management and co-ordination skills

·       Experience working on high volume, business critical systems


Primary Location: IN-TN-ChennaiJob Type: Standard / PermanentJob: INFORMATION TECHNOLOGYEducation Level: Master Degree or equivalent (> 4 years)Experience Level: At least 15 yearsSchedule: Full-time Behavioural competency: Ability to share / pass on knowledgeTransversal competency: Ability to develop and adapt a process