Java & Devops Developer

December 17, 2023

Java & Devops Developer


  • Standard / Permanent
  • IN-TN-Chennai
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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 Business line/Function :

At PI Germany IT Solutions we provide modern development services and IT products that our consumers can use. This includes Frontend Applications like Web, Mobile or other fat client applications and furthermore, we develop and maintain necessary middleware applications and API products which can be used by internal or external customers.

In addition, we integrate and maintain 3rd party components, products into our solutions and providing additional services to business departments in order to archive the overall business objectives of BNPP PI Germany

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Position Purpose

The Platform Developer manages and supports the domain development teams in the development and establishment of the Application Lifecycle and its technical workflows. They ensure the continuity of software construction and delivery, either through personal involvement or by influencing team members within the team and across the department to achieve short- and medium-term goals. The Platform Developer develops and implements the toolchain architecture as a contribution to high-quality quality assurance and delivery processes in accordance with applicable best practices (maintainable, secure, documented, scalable, testable, and in line with the needs of the domain development teams).


Direct Responsibilities

Toolchain Architecture and Development:

– Analysis of requirements for software development process.

– Feasibility study of received requirements.

– To design feasible and efficient solution for the requirement.

– To develop solution based on best practices, which conforms to the requirements.

– To improve source code and their maintainability.

– To maintain the conformity of BNPP group standards for development process, software quality and security

Testing, Acceptance, and Release:

– Support in creating and implementing test strategies and their automation.

– Updating and validating system documentation.

– Software integration and creation of software configurations.

Software Maintenance:

– To define and to execute 3rd level support tasks for systems and applications in charge.

– To do necessary bug fix and to execute small enhancement tasks

– To update integrated software libraries and components on-time to avoid obsolete solutions.

Problem Solving & Innovation:

Analysis and continuous improvement:

– Planning and actively leading discussions to optimize architectures and software build and delivery methods and the possible use of new technologies.

– Improving the stability, scalability, performance, and security of the responsible pipelines.

– Developing prototypes based on new technologies within the framework of proof of concepts.

– Involving enterprise architecture in decisions regarding build and deployment architectures.

– Developing solutions jointly with those responsible for operational management.

Contributing Responsibilities


– Ensuring the execution of 1st Level Support tasks for the components of the software construction and delivery platform.

Leadership and management:
– Long-term management of 1-3 external developers and/or temporary management of 1-2 internal developers.

Technical & Behavioral Competencies

–          Degree in business informatics, computer science, engineering or comparable and several years of professional experience

–          At least 5 years of experience in software development

–          Knowhow of modern software architectures and modern development concepts & processes

–          Deep know how and understanding of respective development domain (Web, Mobile, Middleware, API, Platform, CRM, CMS etc.)

–          Expert knowhow in necessary development tools and programming languages

–          Expert knowhow in software requirement engineering and managing requirements

–          Knowledge in software testing incl. unit test design & execution as well as E2E tests

–          Basic knowledge in IT cyber security and secure software development

–          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)

DevOps Engineer CODE ADID1 (please refer to attached skill matrix line 228) and in addition:

Software Development Frameworks:

– Knowledge of current frameworks such as Spring, Angular, React.

Version Control Systems:

– Extensive knowledge of the application of version control systems and their concepts, such as handling repositories, branching, commit, merging.

– Advanced knowledge of various branching concepts, review procedures, pipeline configurations.

Artifact Repositories:

– Extensive knowledge of the use of artifact repositories, at least based on one of the following build tools: Maven, Gradle, and formats Docker, Java, NPM. Understanding the application of managed/hosted as well as remote/virtual repositories and their configuration.

Source Code Quality Management:

– Extensive knowledge of essential Clean Code principles and the treatment of code smells, issues, and bugs.

Vulnerability Management:

– Extensive knowledge of various secure coding principles and the essential vulnerability analysis, treatment, and management methods (SAST, DAST, SCA) and common tools.

Database Management:

– Knowledge of database systems such as Oracle, MongoDB, Redis, MSSQL, Postgres.

Extensive knowledge in the following areas and current technologies:

– CI/CD Tools: GitLab CI, Jenkins, SonarQube, Nexus, Nexus IQ, Fortify.

– Web and Application Servers: Apache Web Server, Tomcat, Nginx, JBoss.

– IDE: IntelliJ, Eclipse, Visual Studio Code.

– Cloud: OpenShift, Docker, Kubernetes.

– Content Management: Confluence, Jira.

Skills Referential

Behavioural Skills: (Please select up to 4 skills)

Ability to collaborate / Teamwork

Ability to deliver / Results driven

Communication skills – oral & written

Ability to synthetize / simplify

Transversal Skills: (Please select up to 5 skills)

Ability to develop and adapt a process

Ability to develop and leverage networks

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Education Level:

Bachelor Degree or equivalent

Experience Level

At least 5 years

Other/Specific Qualifications (if required)

Bachelor Degree or equivalent

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