Electronic Trading Assistant M/F - VIE New York City

 New York - United States, United States       International Volunteer Program        Trading / Client Relationship Management

Responsibilities

Your role

 

You will join a team of several Algo traders to help them in the development of our new electronic market making franchise of fixed income ETFs. The goal is to become a significant liquidity provider for our clients in that space, by leveraging on our current set up and the range of products we are already offering.



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

  • Assist traders in the development of our ETFs trading algorithms
  • Run series of back-tests to optimize the calibration of our models
  • Implement and test new methodology to create market signals
  • Create and maintain the database of all US corporate bonds in our system
  • Follow up on the development done by the different IT teams around us
  • Implement solution to describe pnl allocation among different sectors/axes


Profile Required


The VIE assignment in a nutshell  

 

This VIE in New York 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 18 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.


Your profile

 

Graduate from Engineering school, Business School or University with a master degree in Finance.

You ideally have a previous experience in Risk Management, Financial Control Systems or Operations in a Capital Markets context. Product experience in Fixed income and FX areas of Capital Markets is a plus.

You are fluent in English.

You are proficient with MS Office and VBA.



Why Join Us

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

Your environment


At Societe Generale, you will be joining the Global Markets division (MARK) of SG Corporate and Investment Banking. MARK offers a cross-asset approach  along all its offerings : Research, Investment & Risk Management Solutions, Execution and Prime Services to asset managers, pension funds, companies, private banks, insurance companies, hedge funds, family offices, sovereign funds and distributors worldwide. 


More specifically, you will be joining the fixed income electronic market making team based in New York, team currently offering liquidity to our clients in US treasuries, Interest Rate derivatives and several futures trading at the CME or ERIS exchanges.



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: 19000JFG
Business unit: SG CIB
Starting date: Immediate
Date of publication: 24/11/2019
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Electronic Trading Assistant M/F - VIE New York City

International Volunteer Program   |   New York - United States   |   Trading / Client Relationship Management