The bank for a changing world

Technical Expert - IT Payments – m/f/x – Digital – Enabler


Standard / Permanent



Job function



IT 000434

Want to help shape the bank of tomorrow today ?
At the bank for a changing world, our employees make change their greatest asset, turning challenges into opportunities. They think ahead to offer customers innovative solutions perfectly suited to their needs.
At BNP Paribas Fortis, the country’s number one bank, employees enjoy continuous career growth in a rewarding and flexible work environment.
The IT Payment team, which includes the Shared Service Center (SSC) IT Payment, is in charge of carrying out maintenance and development of Assets Sepa Credit Transfers, SEPA Direct Debit and MRS for the BNP Paribas Fortis group. Our major clients are located in Belgium, France and Italy.
Our organisation is structured in the following way:
  • SEPA CTL: processing of credit transfers for BNP Paribas Fortis Belgium and BNP Paribas France (CIB);
  • SEPA DD: processing of European direct debits for BNP Paribas Fortis Belgium, its European subsidiaries and the BNP Paribas France (BDDF and CIB) and BNP Paribas Italy (BNL) entities;
  • international payments (MTS) for BNP Paribas Fortis and BNP Paribas France in the future;

inter-related activities specific to Belgium.

These payment applications play an essential role within the BNP Paribas Fortis group and give our department high viability. Our developments are managed by an external supplier. In this regard, we are looking for a Technical Expert who can help and challenge our external partner.


Your future job:


As a Technical Expert, your missions will be:

  • assist the external supplier with technical analysis and development;
  • provide support to functional analysts in their interactions with the external supplier;
  • challenge the quality of the supplier’s deliverables and validate them;
  • Ensure a technical coordination role for systems in production (writing and validation of the runbook...);
  • be the technical contact point for external teams (DB, etc.);
  • ensure production assistance in the event of incidents.

Highlight your strengths !

  • You have a bachelor’s or a master’s degree or you have equivalent experience.
  • You have 5 years of practical experience and a very strong technical knowledge of Mainframe development environments (COBOL, JCL, DB2...) as well as MS Office and Visio tools.
  • You have first hand experience in the world of payment or a genuine interest in the domain.
  • Other than your technical expertise, you have good customer orientations skills and easily build constructive relationships with different partners.
  • Thanks to your communication skills and your assertiveness, you will fully assume your role as a technical contact point.
  • You demonstrate good work organisation and easily manage your priorities, while aligning yourself with your team and the different stakeholders.
  • You already have first hand experience of collaborating with offshore partners.
  • You have an excellent command of English, a very good knowledge of Dutch and French, or, at least, a good understanding of another language.

In a changing world, diversity and inclusion are core values. At BNP Paribas Fortis we want to attract and retain women and men of all ages, from all backgrounds, each with his or her own experience. We firmly believe that diversity increases performance and innovation. All our offers for full time are also available for 90% or 80%.


What does BNP Paribas Fortis offer you?


We believe that our evolution is driven by our employees. In return, we strive to provide optimal working conditions that enable people to develop both a professional and personal level. We offer a challenging working environment in which you are going to have a real impact on the digital revolution within our company. In addition, you can expect an interesting salary and attractive benefits. In order to respond to your individual needs, you can actively shape your benefit package.


Tempted by the challenge ?

Ready to lead the digital innovation at BNP Paribas Fortis, inspire others and design your own career? Apply online!