BNP FORTIS – Cloud Automation Expert

March 6, 2024

BNP FORTIS – Cloud Automation Expert

ReferenceBNP024454

  • Standard / Permanent
  • IN-MH-Mumbai
  • INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
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About BNP Paribas India Solutions:

Established in 2005, BNP Paribas India Solutions is a wholly owned subsidiary of BNP Paribas SA, European Union’s leading bank with an international reach. With delivery centers located in Bengaluru, Chennai and Mumbai, we are a 24×7 global delivery center. India Solutions services three business lines: Corporate and Institutional Banking, Investment Solutions and Retail Banking for BNP Paribas across the Group. Driving innovation and growth, we are harnessing the potential of over 10000 employees, to provide support and develop best-in-class solutions.

About BNP Paribas Group:

 BNP Paribas is the European Union’s leading bank and key player in international banking. It operates in 65 countries and has nearly 185,000 employees, including more than 145,000 in Europe. The Group has key positions in its three main fields of activity: Commercial, Personal Banking & Services for the Group’s commercial & personal banking and several specialised businesses including BNP Paribas Personal Finance and Arval; Investment & Protection Services for savings, investment, and protection solutions; and Corporate & Institutional Banking, focused on corporate and institutional clients. Based on its strong diversified and integrated model, 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, BNP Paribas has four domestic markets: Belgium, France, Italy, and Luxembourg. The Group is rolling out its integrated commercial & personal banking model across several Mediterranean countries, Turkey, and Eastern Europe. As a key player in international banking, the Group has leading platforms and business lines in Europe, a strong presence in the Americas as well as a solid and fast-growing business in Asia-Pacific. BNP Paribas has implemented a Corporate Social Responsibility approach in all its activities, enabling it to contribute to the construction of a sustainable future, while ensuring the Group’s performance and stability

Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

At BNP Paribas, we passionately embrace diversity and are committed to fostering an inclusive workplace where all employees are valued, respected and can bring their authentic selves to work. We prohibit Discrimination and Harassment of any kind and our policies promote equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants, irrespective of, but not limited to their gender, gender identity, sex, sexual orientation, ethnicity, race, colour, national origin, age, religion, social status, mental or physical disabilities, veteran status etc. As a global Bank, we truly believe that inclusion and diversity of our teams is key to our success in serving our clients and the communities we operate in.

About Business line/Function:

BNP Paribas IT teams are providing infrastructure, development and production support services to all applications used worldwide by all business lines. There is a great variety of technologies and infrastructures from legacy systems to cutting edge Cloud technologies.

Within BNP Paribas Group IT, the filiere “FORTIS” oversees operationally to the challenges of IT applications with an end-to-end vision and consistently across the Bank. Several domains of these filiere contribute to this, including the domain “Service Offering DevOps”, which provides the DevSecOps platform for IT Group, Control Center, DB Activities and move to Cloud project.

BNP Paribas Fortis is a bank that is responsible and socially committed. The environment, diversity, cultural support, sponsorship… Through various and concrete ways, we are dedicated to meeting our customers’ expectations and proud to demonstrate our values: responsible, human, innovative and enthusiastic

Job Title:

Application Production Support

Date:

MAr 2024

Department:

ITGP

Location:

Chennai

Business Line / Function:

BNPP FORTIS

Reports to:

(Direct)

ISPL ITG OPS

Grade:

(if applicable)

(Functional)

ITGP/FORTIS

Number of Direct Reports:

Directorship / Registration:

NA

Position Purpose

BNP Paribas Fortis started in 2022 its Cloud IaaS and PaaS migration, targeting the Landing Zone proposed by IBM/BP2I.

                BNPPF IT Service & Production (ISP) is responsible for the migration of the scheduling activities, in charge of 450 applications and +90000 jobs, in various environments.               

ISP is also guardian of the Production and must ensure that the migration will be efficient and keeping the same quality level, including failover operations for releases, incident and Disaster Recovery exercises.

                To increase the speed and to reduce the cost of migration, we plan to industrialize and automate our way of setting-up our scheduling landscape, including dependencies with file transfers, scripting, SQL, Oracle,  file handling, Windows, Linux and IIS.

To keep the same operational quality level as in Legacy, we also need to design our way of consuming network load balancer Cloud API, and to implement the required tooling and automation.

Responsibilities

Direct Responsibilities

As Automation OPS Engineer, you will be in contact with our applicative and infra tribes, and you will be in charge of finding the best way to optimize the migration efforts and implement the actual changes in the jobs, scripts, jcls, API,… then validate it end-to-end & cross-platforms.

As a member of ISP, you will be responsible of the automation solution for the scheduling jobs, loadbalancing , and it’s technical implementation . You will be a key player in the design, the documentation , the implementation and quality of the solution.

You will have the mandate to onboard other squads in the automation effort, to encourage them to automate, simplify and test recurrent activities linked to our scheduling scope.

You will also be expected to bring this automation mindset inside the squad, to make it sustainable, and to ensure comprehensive testing.

Technical & Behavioral Competencies

·         Mandatory:

o    Experience in Shell (Unix/Linux) and Windows scripting (powershell)

o    Experience in automation

o    Experience in scheduling

·         Nice to have: experience in other automation languages

o    Python, ansible, git, TerraForm

·         Experience with Cloud Integration and/or Life Cycle Migration.

·         Knowledge of the main characteristics of Cloud Computing and the different types of Cloud services (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS)

·         General knowledge Cloud and Infra Technologies such as Kubernetes, Database, Object

Specific Qualifications (if required)

Skills Referential

Behavioural Skills: (Please select up to 4 skills)

Ability to collaborate / Teamwork

Attention to detail / rigor

Ability to synthetize / simplify

Communication skills – oral & written

Transversal Skills: (Please select up to 5 skills)

Analytical Ability

Ability to set up relevant performance indicators

Ability to develop and leverage networks

Ability to develop others & improve their skills

Choose an item.

Education Level:

Master Degree or equivalent

Experience Level

At least 5 years

Other/Specific Qualifications (if required)

NA

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