The Information Technology Department ("ITEC") has worldwide responsibility for supplying Global Banking and Investor Solutions ("GBIS") Divisions with the IT resources necessary for them to operate under competitive conditions in terms of technological standards, service quality and cost. ITEC is composed of diverse and talented professionals who translate ideas into action every day by combining the strength of its expertise in IT with a deep understanding of the investment banking business and regulations.
ITEC has a threefold responsibility as follows: (1) Deliver innovative IT Solutions that enable GBIS to achieve its business objectives. (2) Maintain a highly resilient, flexible, cost effective and well controlled production service for our business applications, systems and infrastructure. (3) Facilitate entry into new markets, compliance with regulatory needs, growth in business volumes and add operational efficiency improvements in our overall front to back processing environment. ITEC achieves this while promoting a collaborative, innovative, and fun environment for its IT professionals
During your VIE mission you will be in charge of these responsibilities:
o maintain high level of support to internal desk trading in fixed income market (swaps, inflation, credit, emerging markets) and Risq department for risk calculation and restitution systems
o resolve issues, track and document all incidents, escalate complains and claims to top management
o provide regular feedback to the business (real-time customer alerts/incidents notifications) and release customer advisories for upcoming production changes
o Work with clients (Front office traders, risk analysts) and ITEC teams to implement and improve the fixed income risk and P&L engine.
o Write, test and maintain production-quality C# code
o Study and analyze problems, propose solutions and design experiments
Participate to innovation challenges and initiatives (Hackathon) and have a disruptive approach to review day to day activities
The VIE assignment in a nutshell
This VIE in New YORK is to begin as soon as possible but you need to plan 3 months between your application date and the beginning of your VIE assignment. It will last 18 months.
The VIE is a specific contract, under Business France's eligibility criteria, opened to candidates under 28 and from the member states of the European Economic Space. For further information, please see www.civiweb.com.
Graduated from Engineering school, Business School or University with a master degree in IT/Computer Science.
You have programming skills.
You ideally have a previous experience in a Banking or Finance environment and/or strong functional knowledge on financial markets/risk environments (fixed income products)
You are fluent in English.
You are proficient with C#, SQL and continuous delivery tools (Jira for change management + software factory tools: Jenkins/Git/Gerrit...)
At Societe Generale, we live by our 4 core values of commitment, responsibility, team spirit and innovation. We are engaged and demonstrate consideration for others.
We act ethically and with courage. We focus our talent and energy on collective success. We experiment and propose new ideas.
This way, we maximize our ability to serve client needs and anticipate market changes. Socit Gnrale is committed to strengthening bonds with colleagues, communities and the world in which we live, because relationships are at the heart of how we operate.
To facilitate the examination of your application by our English-speaking managers, we thank you for applying in English.