Internship|New York|Information Technology


New York, United States Internship Information Technology


Description: This Internship opportunity is in New York City within FO Lab team, a Front to Back IT Team, working on the Trading floor. 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 (C# and/or 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

Technical skills: Required:

  • Experience in Python or in object-oriented programming, C# and/or Java
  • Experience in SQL, MSSQL is a plus


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


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

Educational Requirements: Bachelor's or higher degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering or a related quantitative discipline

Your Career Path : FOLAB is a distributed team between NYC, Montreal, London, Paris, Hong-Kong.

Business insight

The Information Technology Department (ITEC) 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. ITEC 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. ITEC 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. ITEC achieves this while promoting a collaborative, innovative, and fun environment for its IT professionals.

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: 21000CFA
Entity: SG CIB
Starting date: immediate
Publication date: 2021/04/20