INTERNSHIP - Front Office Developer

 New York, United States       Internship        Software Development


Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with management to define the future technical direction of SG’s Global Markets Financial Engineering
  • Design, architect, develop, test & deploy new back-end software applications with a focus on pricing and modeling trading strategies
  • Exploring new technologies with the potential to enhance business workflow
  • Analyze performance of the library and improve performance by enhancing algorithms as well as parallelizing where necessary
  • Efficiently release to all users worldwide and get users to adopt the technologies developed
  • Work with and optimize the use of massive relational and NoSQL databases

Profile Required

Technical Skills:         


  • Strong programming skills
  • Hands-on Python / C# experience
  • Experience with designing and implementing APIs for a service-driven architecture
  • Ability to work well in a fast-paced, dynamic, collaborative distributed environment is crucial
  • Self-motivated, confident, pragmatic, get-it-done mindset willing to work on trading floor


  • Knowledge of Pandas, NumPy, SciPy, Flask
  • Knowledge of financial products such as OTC Derivatives, Securities, Repos
  • Understanding of financial mathematics, how instruments are priced and risks are measured
  • Experience with Infrastructure-as-a-Service
  • Familiarity with Excel including macros
  • Experience of working in global teams
  • Experience with Database (MongoDB / SQL)
  • Knowledge in web developments (HTML / Javascript / Css / Angular)

Why Join Us

Business Insight

Department Summary:

You'll be a member of the team responsible for designing, implementing, scaling the code that powers our internal and client facing applications. Your contributions will have an impact on a rapidly growing and successful new generation of systems used by Engineers, Sales and Traders. You will be a part of a small, dynamic team of highly talented individuals and will be encouraged to contribute ideas, learn, design and implement. You will work with and learn from a group of innovators.We expect you to come up with unique and useful solutions, take ownership and defend them. This opportunity will allow you to see many small to medium projects from start to finish, identify new projects, review, test and deploy your code. This is a hands-on technical role in a fast-paced front office environment. The role entails close interaction with product experts, traders and quantitative analysts and requires ability to understand business requirements and formulate desired solutions

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.

Job code: 19000SEZ
Business unit: SG Americas Securities
Starting date: Immediate
Date of publication: 07/11/2019
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