Intern Software Developer - Summer 2022

Internship|Montreal|IT (Information Technology)

Intern Software Developer - Summer 2022

Montreal, Canada Internship IT (Information Technology)


4 month internship starting in May 2022


Work environment :

Société Générale Americas Information Security Department manages business risks relating to Information Security and is responsible for protecting the confidentiality, integrity and availability of the information and information systems of Société Générale.

Tasks and responsibilities:

We are looking for a junior software developer to join our cyber security team in Montreal. In this role, the developer will be responsible for developing scripts and tools to help the security Analysts in their day to day job. The objective is to optimize and automate time consuming tasks and processes and to maintain/debug existing code. The main responsibilities will be to:

Write effective, scalable code

Develop back-end components to improve Cyber Security procedures effectiveness

Test and debug programs

Improve functionality of existing scripts

Assess and prioritize feature requests

Coordinate with internal teams to understand user requirements and provide technical solutions

Closely work with management, development and support teams

Profile required


You are currently enrolled in a Bachelor program or master’s degree in computer science, software engineering

Skills required:

Proficiency in one or more OO languages (Python, C#).

Expertise in at least one popular Python framework (like Django, Flask, Panda or Pyramid but not limited to)

MS SQL Server


Experience with serialization techniques like JSON, binary.

Good problem-solving skills

BSc in Computer Science, Engineering or relevant field

Closely work with management and support teams

Experience with DevOps, Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery (Jenkins, Git)

Handling of APIs, databases and data processing.

Familiarly with Windows OS and Linux OS

Bilingual English and French

Would be a plus:

Cyber security aware or enthusiast

Familiar with Agile methodology

Experience with web technologies like Angular 2+ (or React/Vue), TypeScript, RxJS

Business insight

Société Générale opened its Canadian head office in Montreal in 1974 to offer its financial services to businesses, financial institutions and governments. The Toronto and Calgary offices were opened in 1978 and 2006 respectively.
Today, we employ over 400 people, both in the traditional banking sector (investment banking, funds and trading activities) and in the information technology field, with the opening of our subsidiary SG Montreal Solutions Centre, which, thanks to its geographic location and cultural diversity, provides IT support and development for the New York and Paris teams.
Interested in issues related to corporate social responsibility, such as environmental protection or local communities? 
Several resource groups for employees have been set up at Société Générale in Canada to help you get involved and flourish in the causes that matter most to you!

In accordance with its commitment to provide a safe work environment for anyone accessing its facilities, as of November 15, 2021, under Societe Generale Canada's Covid-19 vaccination policy, only fully vaccinated employees will be allowed to come to the Montreal and Toronto offices.

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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: 21000VMS
Entity: SG CIB
Starting date: 2022/05/02
Publication date: 2021/11/23