IT developer

 Dublin, Ireland       International Volunteer Program        Information Technology


Société Générale Securities Services (SGSS) is part of Global Banking & Investor Solutions (GBIS), a key pillar of Société Générale’s universal banking model.


Société Générale Securities Services (SGSS) has been active in Ireland for 20 years and is a leading player in servicing Irish domiciled and offshore collective investment vehicles. We act locally as fund administrator and depositary for a wide range of international clients who manage schemes from UCITS to AIFs including private equity and real estate structures, hedge funds and special investment vehicles.


Within SGSS Ireland, you will join the Information Technologies Department (ITEC), charged with providing Information System support to other departments within the organisation. 

The VIE will gain practical experience in application support & development, working primarily with Visual Studio (VB.Net and WPF, C# and SQL Server.) They will be exposed to development and support of projects in PHP and MySql.


The VIE will work closely with the IT team, in particular the IT developers gaining valuable programming experience. They will improve their communication skills through interaction with users. They will have the opportunity to work independently on development projects as well as team developments. 


The VIE will receive formal/informal training in the following:

  • application development,
  • visual studio,
  • databases.
  • change management
  • source control
  • UAT testing

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The VIE assignment in a nutshell   

This VIE in Dublin 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. For further information, please see

Your profile:

Graduate with a Master degree in  Information Technology.

Good working knowledge of Visual Studio and WPF, C#, VB, SQL Server.

You are fluent in English. 

You are proficient in Office application

Desire to learn new skills with a continuous improvement attitude.

Be self-motivated with a structured and determined approach to work, and show a willingness to take ownership of problems and an ability to communicate with clients and colleagues at all levels.

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

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, 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: 20000G9D
Business unit: SG CIB
Starting date: 01/10/2020
Date of publication: 21/07/2020
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