Fixed Income Derivatives Pricing and Risk Development

International Volunteer Program|New York|IT (Information Technology)

Fixed Income Derivatives Pricing and Risk Development

  • New York, United States
  • International Volunteer Program
  • IT (Information Technology)



As part of the pre-trade IT department, the Market Fixed Income team is in charge of the development and the support of all the pricing and analyzing tools of the exotic rates derivatives trading desk.

This team (3 people in Amer over 20 worldwide) is based on the trading floor and manages applications deployed in Paris, London, New York and Hong-Kong. 

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

  • Support all the Fixed Income Derivatives traders
  • Provide quick but effective help to the daily issues encountered by the trading desk
  • Interact with support and development teams
  • Improve existing processes in order to reduce support time/cost
  • Monitor pricing tools effectively, optimize support and prevent issues
  • Test new releases in QA environment before release in production 
  • Participate to the documentation effort in order to improve knowledge sharing within/outside the team

Profile required


  • Graduate with a Master degree from Engineering School or University with a specialization in Computer Science
  • Expertise in an object oriented programming language such as C# (preferred), Python, or Java
  • Expertise in database technologies and SQL
  • Experience in front-end programming languages such as React or Angular JS
  • Experience using standard DevOps tools (Jira, Git, TeamCity, Octopus Deploy)
  • Experience in Fixed Income Derivates would be appreciated
  • Good communication and presentation skills
  • Proficient/Good command of MS Office 
  • Fluent in English

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.

Please see Civiweb, in order to have more details regarding your financial indemnities.

We would like to draw your attention to the fact there that your VIE mission could potentially get postponed, depending on the evolution of the health crisis and subjects to the decision made by the Crisis and Support Centre of the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs (MEAE). In addition, the selected candidate will only be paid upon confirmation from Business France and arrival in the country of assignment.

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, 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: 22000CDI
  • Entity: SG CIB
  • Starting date: immediate
  • Publication date: 2023/03/06