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About the Challenge

If you’d like a career as a Technical Data Engineer at a major bank like BNP Paribas Fortis, but you don’t have the necessary knowledge and skills yet, we have great news for you. How would you like to get paid to learn the ins and outs of data engineering?

That’s right: we’re offering a data engineering learning program in which you acquire the necessary hard and soft skills to become a successful data professional AND two years of on-the-job learning at BNPPF with a paycheck from day 1!

As a Technical Data Engineer at BNPPF, you:

  • elaborate and document the chosen solutions, translating the functional requirements into technical specifications
  • work on new development or maintenance of code (using Informatica PowerCenter, Oracle, Kafka, Spark, Scala, Hadoop,…)
  • perform code quality review of your colleagues
  • support test management in the execution of tests (including bug fixing)

Your skills

You’re interested in the financial sector and passionate about data. You’re enthusiastic and eager to learn. You’re available from July onwards to embark upon a learning journey within a high-paced environment that places ambition and fun high on its list of priorities.

  • You take end-to-end ownership of your tasks and activities
  • You have an Agile mindset: you’re a team player, you’re open to feedback, you enjoy contributing to cross-functional projects
  • You’re result-oriented, a problem solver, with a proactive attitude: you tackle problems immediately
  • You have an excellent knowledge of English and can preferably speak Dutch and/or French fluently as well

Our offer

Exellys isn’t your typical recruiting or consulting agency, we’re a different breed. We are a tech talent incubator, which is every bit as cool as it sounds. Here’s what you can expect from us:

  • You’ll join an awesome community and enter one of our Smart Programs, based on where you are in your career and where you want to go. Did we mention you’ll get a personal coach as well?
  • Next to a generous monthly salary, you'll receive a company car or a flexible mobility budget and tons of other benefits (pension, daily compensations, etc.)
  • You’ll spend most of the time at (y)our client’s, except for regular Exellys trainings, fun events, tribe meet-ups, after works, knowledge sharing sessions, etc.
  • After two years of coaching and upskilling from Exellys, you’ll get the opportunity to join (y)our client’s organization as an internal employee. Or if you prefer to stay with us, you could explore our follow-up Smart Programs as well.

Are you interested in learning more about the job? About Exellys? About our remuneration package or training programs? Hit the apply button and we’ll tell you all about it. Don’t hesitate, just go for it!

Key figures

  • Founded in 1822
  • Recently opened their new climate-neutral headquarters in Brussels
  • 6,700 employees in Belgium
  • The BNP Paribas Group is active in almost 75 countries and employs around 184.000 people, mainly in Europe
  • The group holds key positions in Retail Banking, Investment Solutions and Corporate & Investment banking

Company insights

More about this organisation

BNP Paribas Fortis is one of the biggest banks in Belgium. They offer their customers a full range of financial products and services. They help clients with diverse profiles: individuals, companies, public institutions, etc. The bank has deep roots in Belgium going back 200 years, but is currently solidified in an international network active in almost 75 countries.

As a work place, they are an open-minded organisation where learning opportunities and sustainability are core values. They work in an Agile environments and strive to be leaders in future-proof banking.

Next steps


  • Apply now
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  • Ace a phone call
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  • Convince us
    You can expect up to 2 rounds of interviews
  • Show your skills
    A series of technical tests based on your expertise
  • Sign the contract
    Welcome and congratulations!

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