Front Office Developer

Permanent contract|Hong Kong|Information Technology

Front Office Developer

Hong Kong, Hong Kong Permanent contract Information Technology

Responsibilities

Main Responsibilities:

  • Providing timely support on our software for Exotic and Volatility desks
  • Designing, developing, testing, securing and enhancing our APIs / tools
  • Proposing recommendations for process improvement
  • Ensuring that the code is actively maintained and up to date

The developer is responsible for all communication between his assigned team and users:

  • Challenge requirements and advise on the good solutions
  • Communicate on project status in a timely manner
  • Promote and advertise on tools developed and used in HK

Profile required

Requirements:

  • Proven years of Core Java development (at least 5 years) 
  • Knowledge in developing modern web applications using JavaScript frameworks (Angular, RESTful API)
  • Experience in Agile, TDD and continuous delivery (Jenkins, Sonar)
  • Good knowledge on Global Market activities and Equity derivatives products (exotic products preferable) 

Behavioral skills:

  • Strong team player. Enjoy delivering solutions to the business
  • Proactive, innovative and passionate about technology 
  • Meticulous capability to plan, organize and coordinate tasks and people
  • Client - Client focus: I nurture a long-term relationship with the clients/internal partners
  • Team Spirit - Open mindset/Respect: I listen and share my views and my expertise in an open mode
  • Innovation - Technology: I include technological breakthroughs in the strategies implemented
  • Responsibility - Empowerment and Accountability: I give resources and autonomy to make decisions

Business insight

Company Description
Societe Generale is one of the leading European financial services groups. Founded in 1864, we have been playing a vital role in the economy for over 150 years. With more than 148,000 employees based in 76 countries worldwide, we accompany 32 million clients throughout the world on a daily basis. Based on a diversified universal banking model, the Group combines financial strength with a strategy of sustainable growth.

Our expertise in the Asia Pacific region ranges from Corporate & Investment Banking (Advisory, Financing and Global Markets) to Asset Management, Securities Services, Trade Finance and Cash Management Services. Leveraging on our formidable global footprint, we serve corporates, financial institutions and the public sector. With our regional headquarters in Hong Kong, we operate in 11 countries across Asia Pacific, employing over 6,600 employees. You can find us in Beijing, Seoul, Tokyo, Singapore, Mumbai, Sydney and other locations in the region.

At Societe Generale we have developed – and continue to develop – advanced programs to support your career development. A diverse and comprehensive Learning & Development program, a Junior program for graduates and a Remuneration policy that stimulates your growth are just a few examples that illustrate how we help you to fulfill yourself personally and professionally, and how we develop your ability to adapt to ever-changing environments and transform challenges into opportunities.

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: 21000D5X
Entity: Societe Generale Hong Kong Branch
Starting date: 2021/07/01
Publication date: 2021/04/21
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