Business Analyst – Peoplesoft and HR Applications

May 13, 2024

Business Analyst – Peoplesoft and HR Applications


  • Standard / Permanent
  • IN-MH-Mumbai
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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:

Develop and maintain IT systems for HR Onboarding and maintaining the employee data. Platform responsible for Employee Journey – Onboarding, Leaves, Allowance, , documentation, letter distribution, Exit,  capturing audit trails and being golden source for employee information. Application resides in the core model of the CEP IT and provides connectivity within the various HR platforms.

Job Title:

Business Analyst – Peoplesoft and HR Applications


22nd Jan 2024





Business Line / Function:


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Business Analyst/Sr. Business Analyst


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Position Purpose

Play an important role in gathering requirements, impact assessment and changes to HR Systems managing system related activities across India. You will work with a diverse stakeholder group including regional and local HR teams, IT vendors, and others.


Direct Responsibilities

·       Connecting with the HR business stakeholders to understand the business problem, strategy, constraints and translate it to requirements such that the overall HR vision is met.

·       Creating Requirement Specifications in the form of user stories, FSD, BRDs for HR Applications in scope like Peoplesoft, Taleo, Payroll, Leave Applications, Skill Matrix etc.

·       Document Functional specifications, processes, acceptance criteria and use cases

·       Able to provide feasible and logical solutions to the complex problems.

·       Participate in Functional HRIS activities, including process definition and design, documentation, configuration, application testing, as well as some project management and internal communication activities as needed.

·       Conduct gap analysis, provide impact assessments, and make recommendations that offer workable, efficient options to users.

·       Produce high quality documentation, including business requirements, procedural documentation, operational and process flow documents, and test scripts.

·       Ensure requirements and specifications documentation reach signoff and validate deliverables to specifications.

·       Conduct SIT and Drive UAT with end users including coordination and user acceptance signoff

Contributing Responsibilities

·       Participate in Design discussions, test, and maintain HR applications, including customizations and enhancements.

·       Recommend changes to current processes to provide more effective use of the HRIS, and take the lead to implement these changes

·       Provide support for HCM, including researching and resolving system issues, unexpected results or process flaws; recommending solutions or alternative methods to meet requirements; and utilizing a ticket tracking system when required.

·       Develop user procedures, guidelines, and documentation; train clients on new processes/functionality; and train new system users.

·       Liaise with Dev and APS team to maintain and implement mandatory changes for IT infrastructure

Technical & Behavioral Competencies

·       5+ Years experienced.

·       Experience with HR Applications preferably PeopleSoft HCM 9.1 and 9.2 modules: HR Core, Payroll, Benefits, ESS, MSS, Recruiting, Leave Applications

·       Experience with People Tools 8.5x, People Code, PS query, BI publisher, SQR

·       Understanding of inbound & outbound interfaces using Application engine & File layouts.

·       Hands–on experience on BA Validations, Requirement Phasing & support.

·       Good Analytical skills – Quick to simplify complex topics.

·       Experience and knowledge of Agile/Scrum methodology

·       Proficiency in SQL, SQR, and PeopleSoft Application Engine.

·       Strong communication and teamwork skills.

·       Basic understanding of system architecture including SSL/TLS1.2 certificates, Corp network vs DMZ, proxy settings, F5 switch load balancer, SSO/LDAP, SFTP setup, Auth2, system logs etc would be good plus as the role requires to support applications from Infra side as well

·       Understanding of technology obsolescence, vulnerabilities, application inventory including DR, RTO/RPO etc

Specific Qualifications (if required)

Skills Referential

Behavioural Skills: (Please select up to 4 skills)

Ability to collaborate / Teamwork

Critical thinking

Client focused

Ability to synthetize / simplify

Transversal Skills: (Please select up to 5 skills)

Ability to understand, explain and support change

Analytical Ability

Ability to anticipate business / strategic evolution

Ability to manage / facilitate a meeting, seminar, committee, training…

Choose an item.

Education Level:

Experience Level

Other/Specific Qualifications (if required)

·       Any Industry Certification in Business Analytics will be value add

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