BNP Paribas

Established in Hong Kong in 1958, BNP Paribas has built over the years a unique set-up to service institutional and private investors, corporates, and financial intermediaries with a wide range of products and services. Combining global expertise and local know-how, BNP Paribas boasts leading positions in Corporate and Institutional Banking (capital markets, advisory and financing businesses), Wealth Management, Asset Management and Securities Services. BNP Paribas employs around 2,500 people in Hong Kong – its regional platform for the Asia Pacific region. In Asia Pacific, BNP Paribas is one of the best-positioned international financial institutions with an uninterrupted presence since 1860. Currently with over 12,000 employees and a presence in 14 markets, BNP Paribas provides corporates, institutional and private investors with product and service solutions tailored to their specific needs. It offers a wide range of financial services covering corporate & institutional banking, wealth management, asset management, insurance, as well as retail banking and consumer financing through strategic partnerships

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Stream A
Information Technology – Corporate Investment Banking

Internship Duration: 6 months
Internship Period: Anytime within 01/06/2019 – 31/08/2019

Our technology professionals are responsible for developing, implementing, supporting and maintaining cutting-edge applications across the business as well as managing our security and working within regulatory requirements to decrease our operational risk. Their key objective is to apply expertise in technology to business problems and deliver high quality, practical solutions.

It is expected that the graduate will acquire knowledge/understanding of IT and develop the overall skills set required to successfully contribute to the business.

Job Duties

  • Main business contact for day-to-day technology issues / requirements for the trading and sales business
  • Working hand-in-hand with Front & Middle Office to support from an application perspective
  • Develop key expertise on the suite of applications, working with regional/global teams
  • Participate in key projects for expansion of the business to ensure seamless implementation
  • Support and maintenance of applications including standby (night/ weekend support), analysis of issue functional specification, deployment of any fix in production of issues
  • Management and tracking of daily production problems; ensure effective and timely resolution and communications to the client; report bugs back to overseas development team
  • Conduct system testing and perform deployment or upgrade of critical applications
  • Ensuring the operate stability of the application suite and making sure that system capacity is actively managed
  • Ensure adequate performance and operation of the systems and diagnose/address problems
  • Coordination with various stake-holders (Users, Maintenance Team, Other Teams) could be involved (Security, Middleware, windows …)
  • Other duties assigned by management as requested
  • Appetite for new emerging technologies such as Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, API etc.


  1. Education Background:
    • PG or 3rd year UG students
  2. Disciplines Preferred:
    • Engineering, Computer Science
  3. Technical Skills
    • Proficiency in Microsoft office (MS Word, Excel & Power point)
    • Knowledge in programming languages such as Python, C++, Java, Javascript, Go
  4. Language Proficiency
    • Good command of written and spoken English
  5. Others
    • Fast Learner
    • Client focused and commercial thinking
    • Takes initiative and is results driven
    • Strong decision making
    • Innovative mind
    • Strong team player
    • Responsible
    • Self-motivated and genuine interest in Banking and Finance


Stream B
Contri (IG)

Contri (IG) is the internal audit function of BNP Paribas Group. IG performs periodic risk-based reviews of the Business, Operations and Functions to help management to identify, measure, monitor and control risks in the bank.

Internship Duration: 6 months
Internship Period: Subject to candidate's availability

In the context of its Data Analytics program, IG APAC Hub is looking for an intern for a minimum of 6 months to
  • Propose, design and develop data driven prototype solutions with data-analytic technologies such as Python, PowerBI
  • Participate in building the Data Analytics platform for IG APAC Hub

Job Duties

Selected candidate will be given the following direct responsibilities throughout his/her internship:
  • Requirements gathering: Gather and understand data analytics requirements and use cases from Audit managers and auditors
  • Ideas & Solutions: Based on the requirements/use cases, propose, design and develop prototype solutions in an iterative way
  • Systems: Participate in building the Data Analytics platform
  • Knowledge transfer: Prepare documentation and ensure knowledge transfer post development
  • Contribute to the digital transformation by defining, adopting and showcasing new ways of working: digital working, agile, design thinking…


  1. Education Background:
    • PG student
  2. Disciplines Preferred:
    • Business, information systems management, computer science, data science, data analytics or related field
  3. Technical Skills
    • Python
    • Relational and NoSQL Database such as MariaDB, MySQL and MongoDB
    • Linux and script programming
    • Virtual environments such as VMWare
    • Qualification in Artificial Intelligence, Big Data or Data Science
    • Familiar with data visualization tools PowerBI, Tableau
    • JFrog Artifactory
    • Bitbucket or other version control tool and containerization tools, such as Docker
  4. Language Proficiency
    • Fluency in English