Business Analyst with Investment Banking

 Bucuresti, Romania       Permanent contract        Information Technology


The ASTRO application is part of the applications of the EXO perimeter which includes all applications managing exotic products. The EXO scope includes IT teams in Paris, Bucharest, Bangalore and Hong Kong.

The Astro team is developing and maintaining services and components that allow the product creation on the Primary Market through different UIs and allow clients to trade on the Secondary Market to unwind their position. The components are used worldwide. Products managed are Exotic products like Autocalls, Reverse Convertibles, CLN, Certificates, ShareAcc/ShareDec, RangeAcc.

The position opened concerns more specifically projects related to regulations such as PRIIPS (KID) and MIFID 2 (product governance and costs and charges). The Product Owner is based in Paris.


Your Role in a Nutshell:

  • Performing analysis and gathering requirements for Regulatory and potential new exo project initiatives;
  • Creating user stories and test cases to assist in the facilitation of user acceptance testing;
  • Assisting stakeholders and product owners with analyzing and validating business needs and establishing development priorities;
  • Acting as a liaison between the Development department and the business customers (Sales, Engineers);
  • Working closely with IT team to enhance applications and ensure adherence to acceptance criteria;
  • Validating technical impacts;
  • Coordinating people/project within different locations (Paris, Asia, USA, Bangalore);
  • Participating in the releasing to validate deliveries to production;
  • Reporting and alerting the management if risk situations may occur;
  • Providing technical and functional support to users in need  (level 2/3);
  • Acting as Agile Master for the team.

Profile Required

A little about You:

  • You have an University diploma;
  • You have experience with Structured Products;
  • You have experience with Regulatory Topics (PRIIPS, MIFID 2);
  • Ability to work with cross-functional teams using Agile methodologies;
  • Desire to learn a variety of different business activities;
  • Knowledge of relational databases and SQL is a plus;
  • Reactivity, anticipation of needs and management of people and transversal teams skills;
  • Good command of English, both written and spoken.— French is a plus of course.

We also value:

  • Strong self-management skills and ability to adjust as needed to meet shifting priorities;
  • You are client oriented, you value the team work spirit and yet be autonomous;
  • A good combination of rigor, creativity and communication skills;
  • Innovative problem-solving skills, curious and openminded;
  • Your good mood and motivation is your fuel everyday as well as ours.

Business Insight

To be part of Societe Generale European Business Services means to work in a dynamic and active environment where your work has a real impact in the company’s activity.


Our teams work in an Agile mode and are constantly encouraged to collaborate in transversal projects through which they can learn and adapt together in order to contribute to the growth of our center of excellence.

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, sexual or gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Job code: 20000H8H
Business unit: SG European Business Services
Starting date: 05/10/2020
Date of publication: 31/07/2020
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Business Analyst with Investment Banking

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