Standard / Permanent
BNP Paribas is a leading European bank with an international reach. It has a presence in 73 countries, with more than 192,000 employees – including more than 146,000 in Europe and over 4,000 in Portugal alone.
BNP Paribas is present in Portugal since 1985, having been one of the first foreign banks to operate in the country. Today, BNP Paribas has several entities operating directly in this territory, offering a wide range of integrated financial solutions to support its clients and their businesses.
Worldwide, 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, corporate and institutional clients) to realise their projects through solutions spanning financing, investment, savings and protection insurance.
In this role of Lead Developer you will work on a wide range of modern web and artificial intelligence projects, support and modify in-house applications, working hand-in-hand with the data scientists and developers of the analytics consulting team.
ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Analyze, design, coordinate and supervise the development of web applications and APIs
Estimate software development work effort in agile projects
Responsible for review and accurate development against business requirements
Be an active member of the Development team to contribute to team dynamics, ways of working and assisting with improvement opportunities
Contribute to define and disseminate development best practices and use continuous integration practices
Develop technical and design documentation
Build efficient, testable and reusable components
Master's degree or higher degree in Information Technology or Computer Engineering or related field
Experienced software developer (5+ years minimum experience)
Experience leading small development teams (Code reviews, technical guidance etc).
Understand software development principles and technology with the ability to guide other developers & collaborate on technical information with various teams.
Demonstrable experience of web API, REST API including API lifecycle management
Experience in continuous integration tools (pref. Jenkins, Gitlab CI)
Experience with configuration management tools (pref. Ansible or equivalent)
Understanding accessibility and security compliance (User authentication and authorization between multiple systems, servers, and environments)
Experience in applying agile SCRUM method to projects with high added value
Capacity for collaboration and communication
Capacity for creativity and innovation
Adaptability and initiative spirit
English fluent, French and Portuguese are a plus
Please note that only applications submitted in English will be considered.
In case you are selected for this role, further documentation will be requested to support your hiring process.
BNP Paribas is an equal opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all job seekers. We are actively committed to ensuring that no individual is discriminated against on the grounds of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership status, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation. Equity and diversity are at the core of our recruitment policy because we believe that they foster creativity and efficiency which in turn increase performance and productivity. We strive to reflect the society we live in, while keeping with the image of our clients.