Agile Software Developer M/F - VIE Hong Kong

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During your VIE mission you will be in charge of these responsibilities:

You’ll assist in analyzing, monitoring and optimizing trading fees by coding and using existing platforms or to be built.

IT: all layers from back-end to front-end, server to client applications will be covered

Finance: all business lines, products, markets, and type of fees will be studied

Operational: whole Fees management process in each department: Front Office to back office, IT, accounting etc. will be reviewed

Regarding your daily tasks; you will be in charge of the following responsibilities:

  • Develop multi-threaded, functional, asynchronous and stateless micro-services and deploy them to production using Java, Spring boot, Docker
  • Develop the domain-model with elegant algorithmic structures and DSL
  • Develop a rich, responsive, multi-paradigm database: ORM, graphs and documents
  • Develop frontend applications in React
  • Testing, document, support & extend all of the above
  • Work in a fully automated CI/CD chain of production

The VIE assignment in a nutshell  

This VIE in Hong Kong 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 12 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

Profile Required

  • You are graduated with a Master degree from Engineering or University with a specialization in Information Technology
  • Good understanding of programming paradigms especially functional programming
  • Proficient in Java. Python, Docker, React are a plus
  • Finance knowledge a plus
  • You are fluent in English

Job Skills

  • Team player:Be able to work within your team’s members, with other teams and clients (Business)
  • Passionate about technology:Be proactive and innovative, force of proposition
  • Critical mindset:Be able to challenge and improve the processes already in place

IT Skills

  • Backend Development Services using Java
  • Front-end Development React / Typescript
  • Python / Pandas

Why Join Us

Your Career Path

To facilitate the examination of your application by our English-speaking managers, we thank you for applying in English.

All our positions are open to people with disabilities.

Business Insight

At Societe Generale, you will be joining the Information Technology division of Global Banking & Investors Solutions (GBIS), one of the three pillars of SG that brings together Corporate and Investment Banking activities, Private Banking activities, Asset Management and Investor Services.Every day our teams are ensuring that we deliver the service our businesses need to compete and serve Societe Generale's clients. Our objective is to deliver great production services in a well controlled and cost effective way, and to deliver competitive application systems that allow GBIS to grow its business in existing and new markets, launch new products and take advantage of new opportunities when they arise.

The Data, Client & Compliance technology department is now offering an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic development team knowledgeable in both technology and finance.

As a Software Developer, you will join a small team within this department and will be working in an Agile environment. This small team oversees the development and support of an innovative fee engine used to track, compute, challenge, audit the fees payable to brokers used by Societe Generale.

Sponsored by the MARK/COO department, this project is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious individual to get broad knowledge on the main fields related to trading through the very technical fees subject.

All our positions are open to people with disabilities

Job code: 19000KKT
Business unit: SG Securities (HK) Limited
Starting date: Immediate
Date of publication: 24/10/2019
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