Database Development Expert

Permanent contract|Bucuresti|Information Technology

Database Development Expert

Bucuresti, Romania Permanent contract Information Technology


Eliot is the Equity deal processing application at GBIS for all equity trading activities (deal booking, front office position, product definition for Equity Listed & OTC products, regulatory report, etc.) worldwide. Eliot components are based on the Eliot Database. It’s one of the biggest Sybase databases in Europe with 1668 GB of data, 1 249 tables, 7 073 procedures… using Sybase ASE, Sybase IQ and Sybase replication server. The application is used worldwide and critical for the business.

What you will do:

•  Act as the main contact for database expertise (contact infrastructure teams and development teams);

•  Working with Continuous Delivery and Agile methodologies;

•  Maintain responsibility for analysis of Sybase and SQL code;

•  Tune queries, write Stored Procedures, perform indexing and other database elements;

•  Database design, coding, testing, debugging;

•  Working through business requirements and designs with IT partners;

•  Review and enhance existing Sybase/SQL code to improve performance;

•  Plan/design database changes related to data conversion, tool configuration;

•  Plan data refresh, migration, other initiatives related to large development projects;

•  Troubleshoot and resolve production problems involving databases;

•  Document incident patterns and solutions/workarounds to solve them;

•  Continuously improve and automate the database monitoring and alerting;

•  Participate to the non-business hour needs (DR, Infrastructure Weekend, Production constraints).

Profile required

•  You have excellent understanding of Sybase database (or SQL Server ) and SQL;

•  Good understanding of Linux system and scripting (Bash/Python);

•  At least 8 years’ experience with supporting and development applications;

•  Curiosity and patience to investigate complex issues;

•  Good communication skills & ability to summarize key messages;

•  Good command of English, both written and spoken. French would be a good plus;

•  To be able to challenge the solution provided by the development team;

•  Be able to challenge the technical/infrastructure patches delivered by infrastructure team;

•  High autonomy and ability to work in a stressful environment, rigor, cooperation and team spirit;

• Tools you will work with: AseMon, XL Deploy, Puppet, GIT, Maven, Jira, Jenkins, Autosys, VM, Cloud, Groovy;

Business insight

To be part of Societe Generale Global Solution Centre 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.

Reference: 21000FJA
Entity: SG Global Solution Centre Romania
Starting date: 2021/08/02
Publication date: 2021/05/24