Agile Web Developer

Permanent contract|Hong Kong|IT (Information Technology)

Agile Web Developer

Hong Kong, Hong Kong Permanent contract IT (Information Technology)


The successful candidate must be experienced in designing and building modern web applications using best practices.

  • Work on applications designs and present them to IT teams and clients
  • Develop web applications for internal users and external clients
  • Develop web services to increase API offer to external clients
  • Liaise with our team members based in the headquarter in Paris

The candidate must understand that the projects are tough but interesting. They are built against complex chain of services with multiple teams involved. We will ask the candidate to show commitment on delivering high quality feature, being force of proposition, to have strong development skills and to be highly productive. We also expect the successful candidate to be thorough on the quality of the code delivered and to follow the processes in place.

In return, the team will take time to share its technical and functional knowledge, to recognize his/her work, to give him/her visibility to our clients. The successful candidate will gain a valuable experience to deploy on public cloud infrastructure and to work with complex architecture and team setup. He/She will also have a significant exposure to the different cutting-edge technologies and the different businesses we have in our global markets and advisory departments.

Profile required

Professional experiences:
At least 3-5 years of experience to be considered for an analyst position

Mandatory operational skills:

  • Hands-on experience in C# .NET webservices development
  • Experience in designing and developing web applications (Angular or React with Typescript)
  • Experience in HTML, CSS, SASS and Bootstrap
  • Experience in Agile, TDD and continuous delivery (Git, Jenkins, Sonar, automated testing, etc.)

Other appreciated operational skills:

  • Knowledge of functional programming
  • Knowledge of reactive JavaScript programming
  • Knowledge of Kubernetes
  • Knowledge of Azure Cloud
  • Knowledge of Website hosting processes and technologies (CDN, load balancing, webservices, web APIs, cloud, etc.)

Behavioral skills:

  • Strong team player
  • Enjoy delivering solutions to the business users
  • Strong analytical mindset to develop well-structured and effective solutions
  • Proactive, innovative and passionate about technology
  • Well organized and good business analytics skills
  • Good communication skills to interact with other IT peers in Hong Kong and Paris
  • Client - Client focus: I nurture a long-term relationship with the clients/internal partners
  • Team Spirit - Open mindset/Respect: I listen and share my views and my expertise in an open mode
  • Team Spirit - Synergies: I make cooperation with colleagues in and outside my team a priority
  • Responsibility - Empowerment and Accountability: I give resources and autonomy to make decisions
  • Innovation - Technology: I adopt new  technologies in the solutions and projects I work on
  • Commitment - Sustainability: I strive to develop my skills and knowledge

Business insight

Societe Generale is one of the leading European financial services groups. Founded in 1864, we have been playing a vital role in the economy for over 150 years. With more than 133,000 employees based in 61 countries worldwide, we accompany 32 million clients throughout the world on a daily basis. Based on a diversified universal banking model, the Group combines financial strength with a strategy of sustainable growth.

ASIA-PACIFIC (ASIA), as one of the Business Units of Societe Generale, operates in 12 locations across the Asia Pacific region, employing over 2,500 employees with the regional headquarter located in Hong Kong. Our activities here are centered on Societe Generale's Global Banking & Investor Solutions pole (GBIS), a major growth engine for the Group and a key pillar of Societe Generale's universal banking model. Our expertise in Asia Pacific ranges from Corporate & Investment Banking (Advisory, Financing and Global Markets) to Asset Management, Global Transaction Banking and specialised financial services like Equipment & Vendor Finance and Vehicle Leasing & Fleet Management. In addition, Societe Generale's Global Solution Centre (SGGSC) in Bangalore and Chennai offers customised business solutions to the Societe Generale Group globally including ASIA.

Department Description

The Clients, Lifecycle and Digital (CLD) department is now offering an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic development team knowledgeable in both technology and finance. Our team oversees development and support of wholesale B2B platform used by Societe Generale internal users and external clients.

  • The main technologies used within our team are the following:
  • Frontend: React, Angular, Typescript, Jest, CodeceptJS, Cucumber.js, Playwright, etc.
  • Backend: C#, .NET, PostgreSQL, etc.
  • DevOps: Azure Cloud, Kubernetes, ArgoCD, Harbor, Jenkins, Git, etc.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Reference: 22000IAH
Entity: Societe Generale Hong Kong Branch
Starting date: 2022/07/09
Publication date: 2022/06/09