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Payments IT - IT Business Analyst


Standard / Permanent





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About BNP Paribas in Asia Pacific (

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, BNP Paribas provides corporates, institutional and private investors with product and service solutions tailored to their specific needs. It offers a wide range of financial services covering corporate & institutional banking, wealth management, asset management, insurance, as well as retail banking and consumer financing through strategic partnerships.


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. Asia Pacific is a key strategic region for BNP Paribas and it continues to develop its franchise in the region. 


BNP Paribas offers you an exciting career opportunity in an international, challenging business environment characterized by high pace and diversity with focus on creating valuable relations with our customers. We offer a competitive salary & benefits package and also an excellent work environment where you're valued as part of our team!


* excluding partnerships


Position Purpose


To deliver viable solutions that evolve the Bank’s payments platform (BPH and the next generation BPHv2) in order to support business growth and the organization’s Vision 2020 Investment Plan.


Key Responsibilities


Direct Responsibilities
• Assist the Team Lead as System/Functional Analysts
• Review user requirements (UR) and perform system/functional analysis
• Provide viable solutions that improve operational efficiency, user experience, and delivers business initiatives
• Produce vendor requirements and review vendor FS (where applicable)
• Review and sign-off the artefacts and solutions produced by the vendor (where applicable)
• Continuous update of the Application FS
• Continuous update of the Application Interface Specification
• Contribute towards the relevant sections of the Requirements Traceability Matrix (RTM)
• Review designs from Technical Teams/Vendor (where applicable)
• Provide SIT, UAT, regression testing and rehearsal testing support
• To ensure successful implementation of solution
• Provide weekend deployment support and L3 Production Support


Contributing Responsibilities
• Develop new products jointly with other application/project teams
• Contribute towards the end-to-end solutioning for these new products
• Contribute towards defect leakage and quality improvement initiatives
• To share support and expertise by providing training and knowledge sharing sessions

Competencies (Technical / Behavioural)

• 8 years minimally of IT experience in banking software development

• Strong analytical skills and attention to details

• Strong verbal and written communication skills

• Excellent interpersonal and negotiation skills

• Ability to work in a fast paced, dynamic and multi-cultural environment

• Able to work independently or in a team to resolve issues and/or identify solutions in a timely manner

Good experience in Payments, Cash Management, and Transaction Banking projects

• Extremely familiar with Payments (TT, RTGS, LVP (Payroll), Direct Debit, Cheques), and Receivables (Collections) processing across the APAC region

• Sound domain knowledge in Corporate Banking Management

• Sound functional analysis and project management skills with proven project/deliverables in working experiences

• Hands-on experience with data/interface mapping and troubleshooting

• Practice of SDLC and/or Agile Scrum

• Technical skills would be a plus.

• Good knowledge on:

1. ISO20022 payment standard and SWIFT messages

2. Straight-thru processing (STP) and operational efficiency

3. e-Banking end-to-end client experience

4. Java/J2EE platform, IBM WAS, Oracle Db (would be a plus)

Specific Qualifications Required

• University degree holder

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