Java API developer

June 11, 2024

Java API developer


  • Permanent
  • IN-Tamil Nadu-Chennai
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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 :

At BNP Paribas Deutschland, we are working on the next stage of banking and trading to allow our customers access to our services through modern third-party offerings. APIs enable us to work more closely with partners to create new solutions with added value for our customers.

In addition to our existing APIs, we want to develop and implement new ideas, build a platform for developers and continuously work on the developer experience. In this way, we want to extend cooperation with large and small enterprises with the goal to build an ecosystem.

Job Title:



Jan 2024





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Position Purpose

The developer helps with the development of API-related information systems and contributes to ensuring its continuity through personal effort as part of a team or to a limited extent within the department to achieve short-term and occasionally medium-term goals.

They help in the development and realization of the software architecture as a contribution to high-quality software solutions in accordance with the applicable best practices (maintainable, safe, documented, scalable, testable and in accordance with the needs of the business area).


Direct Responsibilities

·       Participating in API activities of BNP Paribas

·       Developing API products in banking, trading and beyond banking

·       Co-designing technical implementation of API strategy

·       Ensuring the timeliness of documentation, processes, and tool landscape

·       Maintenance and development of the API platform

·       Ensuring continuous delivery processes via automated pipelines

·       Implementing and co-designing architectural specifications

  • Ensuring software quality, test automation, and integration of tools (e.g., Sonar, Fortify) into development process

Contributing Responsibilities

·       Supporting design and implementation of internal APIs

·       Supporting co-creation with partners with technical expertise

·       Supporting implementation and maintenance of BNP Paribas API Policy

·       Supporting requirements elicitation

·       Co-designing API guidelines for internal software development

·       Co-designing API lifecycle management

Technical & Behavioral Competencies

·       Successful study of computer science or business informatics or comparable training

·       Broad knowledge in information technology

·       Advanced API development experience

·       Experience in specification, design, and architecture of complex systems

·       Very good knowledge of software engineering and software development quality assurance

·       Very good knowledge of REST + JSON, Spring Boot and container technologies

·       Familiarity with and appreciation of the API-first approach

·       Experience with agile software development methods (Scrum)

·       Long-term experience in software development, modern software development processes and principles (Test-Driven Development (TDD), Continuous Integration (CI), Continuous Delivery (CD), etc.) and supporting tools

·       Profound knowledge of IT architecture methods and IT technologies

·       Basic knowledge of banking economics (banking, trading, investing; products and transactions)

·       Working in an agile environment with Scrum

·       Very good English skills in words and writing

Specific Qualifications (if required)

– Segment B: Analyst / Developer Level 4 BANA4

– Segment F: Agile DevOps Engineer ADID1

Skills Referential

Behavioural Skills: (Please select up to 4 skills)

Ability to collaborate / Teamwork

Client focused

Attention to detail / rigor

Ability to deliver / Results driven

Transversal Skills: (Please select up to 5 skills)

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Education Level:

Bachelor Degree or equivalent

Experience Level

At least 5 years

Other/Specific Qualifications (if required)

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