Business Analyst

December 19, 2023

Business Analyst


  • Standard / Permanent
  • IN-MH-Mumbai
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About BNP Paribas Group:

BNP Paribas is a top-ranking bank in Europe with an international profile. It operates in 71 countries and has almost 199 000 employees. The Group ranks highly in its three core areas of activity: Domestic Markets and International Financial Services (whose retail banking networks and financial services are grouped together under Retail Banking & Services) and Corporate & Institutional Banking, centred on corporate and institutional clients. The Group helps all of its clients (retail, associations, businesses, SMEs, large corporates and institutional) to implement their projects by providing them with services in financing, investment, savings and protection. In its Corporate & Institutional Banking and International Financial Services activities, BNP Paribas enjoys leading positions in Europe, a strong presence in the Americas and has a solid and fast-growing network in the Asia/Pacific region.

About BNP Paribas India Solutions:

Established in 2005, BNP Paribas India Solutions is a wholly owned subsidiary of BNP Paribas SA, a leading bank in Europe 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 6000 employees, to provide support and develop best-in-class solutions.

About Businessline/Function :

Trade finance is the Banking and trade Finance domain. It helps in creating products that are created for import and export of goods.

 Job Title:

Business Analyst






NKP, Mumbai

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Position Purpose

Business Analyst – Commodities Finance / Trade Finance


-Would be responsible to interact with the business users directly to understand the functional business requirements.

– Would be responsible to study the business requirement and analyze how the requirement can be incorporated in the application.

– Would be responsible to document the functional requirements and prepare the functional specifications.

– Would be responsible for effective effort estimation and planning.

– Would be responsible for participation in end to end functional analysis.

– Would be responsible to conduct walkthroughs with Business, development, testing and other stakeholders and get signoffs on the functional specifications.

– Would be responsible to closely work with Development and Testing teams to resolve their queries.

– Would be responsible to create high level test scenarios and monitor test cases / test results of the testing team.

– Would be responsible for conducting Application Demos to business users.

– Would act as L3 support for production issues / queries as required.

– Should be comfortable and open to work with Onsite stakeholders.

Technical & Behavioral Competencies

Essential Technical Knowledge / Skills:

  • Good communication and capacity to work with different teams (Ops, end users and IT dev teams)                                                                                                                                                                                   
  • Good knowledge of the Trade Finance products [Letter of credit , Guarantees etc] and process & supply chain if possible.                                                                                                                              
  • The BA must be able to understand a functional requirement and specify a mapping (table, data)  
  • Worked on Agile / Scrum frame work                                                                                                                                                                     
  • Ability to develop Query/ SQL scripts to analyze data                                                                                                                                                                               
  • Worked on applications catering Trade finance products [LC’s , Guarantees] , and the data models. Ability to document Data dictionaries.                                                                                                                                                                     

Specific Qualifications (if required)

  • Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering
  • At least  3-7 years of working experience
  • Experience in banking industry is a plus


Skills Referential

Behavioural Skills: (Please select up to 4 skills)

Ability to collaborate / Teamwork


Communication skills – oral & written

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Transversal Skills: (Please select up to 5 skills)

Analytical Ability

Ability to understand, explain and support change

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Education Level:

Bachelor Degree or equivalent

Experience Level

At least 3-5 years

Other/Specific Qualifications (if required)

  • Fluent in English
  • Team player
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Quality oriented and well organized
  • Willing to work under pressure and mission oriented
  • Excellent Oral and Written Communication Skills, Motivational Skills, Results-Oriented

  • Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering or Equivalent 
  • At least  5 years of working experience
  • Experience in banking industry is a plus
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