C# Full Stack - FX Front Office Developer

 London, United Kingdom       International Volunteer Program        Corporate and Investment Banking


The role involves working within the business specifically for the FX e-Market Making development team. The team focus is on the tools used by the various trading desks covering fx products globally. The technology group is C# front to back with a focus on UX led agile development. 

Summary of the key purposes of the role

• C# .Net full stack development, delivering well tested well structured code
• Engaging with other members of the technology organisation to ensure project delivery in an efficient and timely manner.
• Using best practices around software engineering processes.

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

Sitting on the trading floor with the traders and quants, the candidate will be a direct interlocutor regarding development on supporting tools for the FX Market Making platform (pricing and hedging).
Responsibilities include:
• Help with the design of software solutions to fulfill the business needs, balancing between rapid development and code quality, in agreement with both IT management and the head of desk
• Be proactive in regard of platform enhancements from which the business and/or the IT can benefit
• Implement, test, and deploy the software solution within agreed constraints and existing code
• Maintain and enhance the existing systems and various tools used for daily tasks

• Work on the full life-cycle of the software projects delivery (continuous integration/deployment procedures)
• Level 1 & 2 support, good reactivity in case of incidents

As the systems are used across many asset categories, the candidate needs to be rigorous in their work and be ready to regularly communicate with other teams.
Initiatives are highly welcome.

Profile Required

Graduate with a Master degree from Business/Engineering school or University, majoring in Computer Science.

A previous experience in Investment Banking would be appreciated.

You are fluent in English.

You are proficient in Office application.

The VIE assignment in a nutshell  

This VIE in London 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 8 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.

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

Why Join Us

As soon as you arrive, you will be integrated into our teams and will learn every day alongside our experts, who will support you in your tasks. Gradually, you will become more independent in your projects, making this experience a real career accelerator. You will also discover all the diversity of our businesses, in a sector that is constantly evolving and innovating.

At the end of your VIE, various opportunities could be offered to you, in France and abroad.

Business Insight

At Societe Generale, we are convinced that people are drivers of change, and that the world of tomorrow will be shaped by all their initiatives, from the smallest to the most ambitious.


Whether you’re joining us for a period of months, years or your entire career, together we can have a positive impact on the future. Creating, daring, innovating and taking action are part of our DNA.


If you too want to be directly involved, grow in a stimulating and caring environment, feel useful on a daily basis and develop or strengthen your expertise, you will feel right at home with us!


Still hesitating?

You should know that our employees can dedicate several days per year to solidarity actions during their working hours, including sponsoring people struggling with their orientation or professional integration, participating in the financial education of young apprentices, and sharing their skills with charities. There are many ways to get involved.

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: 19000NIA
Business unit: SG CIB
Starting date: Immediate
Date of publication: 22/06/2020
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C# Full Stack - FX Front Office Developer

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