Fullstack Developer

International Volunteer Program|Chicago|IT (Information Technology)

Fullstack Developer

Chicago, United States International Volunteer Program IT (Information Technology)

Responsibilities

Your role

The Information Technology Department (GBSU) has worldwide responsibility for supplying Global Banking and Investor Solutions (GBIS) Divisions with the IT resources necessary for them to operate under competitive conditions in terms of technological standards, service quality and cost. GBSU is composed of diverse and talented professionals who translate ideas into action every day by combining the strength of its expertise in IT with a deep understanding of the investment banking business and regulations. GBSU has a threefold responsibility as follows: (1) Deliver innovative IT Solutions that enable GBIS to achieve its business objectives. (2) Maintain a highly resilient, flexible, cost effective and well controlled production service for our business applications, systems and infrastructure. (3) Facilitate entry into new markets, compliance with regulatory needs, growth in business volumes and add operational efficiency improvements in our overall front to back processing environment. GBSU achieves this while promoting a collaborative, innovative, and fun environment for its IT professionals.

This VIE opportunity is in Chicago within the Investment Developement team, a Front to Back IT Team. It is a proximity development team that works hand in hand with equity derivative trading desks and operational teams.

Day-to-Day Responsibilities: Our mission: develop new tools that suit their needs and bring reactivity to face any production issues on existing tools. Additionally, we transform legacy systems to server based applications, with strong, sustainable and easy-to-maintain architecture. In order to do so, we expose and consume API’s such as RESTFul APIs (Java) and store data in databases (MSSQL). Everything is done under our service-oriented application architecture knowledge, and the usage of standard tools for source version control systems (Git), unit testing, continuous integration.

Profile required

Your profile

Bachelor's or higher degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering or a related quantitative

Technical skills:

  • Required:Experience in Object oriented programming (Java or C#..) 
  • Experience in SQL

Desired:

  • Experience in version control systems, preferably git
  • Knowledge in web programming, preferably Angular/React/REST APIs, is a plus
  • Knowledge in unit testing, agile development and continuous delivery, is a plus
  • Knowledge of financial products, is a plus
  • Experience in other scripting languages, e.g. VBA, JavaScript, etc., is a plus

Competencies:

  • Autonomy and Rigor
  • Strong organizational and communication skills
  • Team player
  • Ideally you are fluent in English

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

The VIE assignment in a nutshell

This VIE in Chicago 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 www.civiweb.com, in order to have more details regarding your financial indemnities.

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: 22000QIA
Entity: SG CIB
Starting date: 2023/01/01
Publication date: 2022/09/19
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