Lead Software Engineer

 Chennai, India       Permanent contract        Information Technology


- Support the team technically, solve technical challenges as well as understand the functional scope
- Should be a self-driven, motivated and have strong passion for technology and eagerness to learn
- Expertise in the following:
• Requirement Analysis
• Software Design
• Estimation
• Programming
• Review
• Release Processes
- Have a good knowledge of Work allocation (if required).
- Able to plan & Prioritize work
- Responsible for development, enhancements and providing production support for applications under Securities Services perimeter
- Responsible for unit, regression and integration testing of implemented code. Adherence to quality, cost and schedule
- Relevant Experience(Specific to the technology/role).
• Result Orientation
• Client Focus
• Cooperation
• Team Leadership

Profile Required

• 9-13 Years of experience in Z/OS, COBOL, CICS, JCL, IDMS/IMS/DB2, VSAM
• Knowledge on IDMS database and environment is preferred
• Knowledge in MFAST, SPITAB, CONTROL-M, and OLQ Menu will be an added advantage
• Knowledge in Securities/Investment banking would be appreciated
• Clear understanding of Software Development Life Cycle and process Oriented
• Experiences on any Configuration Management tools (like Changeman/LCM or similar)
• Knowledge on Incident Management tools (like JIRA or similar).
• Experiences of application development based on waterfall life cycle or V-model life cycle
• Practice of AGILE development method (SCRUM, KANBAN)
• Must have done extensive programming on:
o Handling both batch and online programs
o Report generation from multiple files
o Screen display handling
o SQL Queries
o Knowledge on COBOL subroutines
• Ability to code independently
• Ability to conduct code reviews of peers
• Good analytical skills
• Should have good communication and interpersonal skills
• Collaborate with team and create positive environment

Business Insight

Societe Generale Global Solution Centre (SG GSC), a 100% owned subsidiary of European banking major Societe Generale (SG), Our role and purpose is to enable the strategic vision of Societe Generale Group. We are doing this by pioneering cutting edge innovation from Design Thinking to Smart Automation & Artificial Intelligence, and applying it to banking.

SG Global Solution Centre provides services in the areas of Application Development and Maintenance, Infrastructure Management, Business Process Management, and Knowledge Process Management, to Societe Generale's business lines around the world.

“We are committed to creating a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status”

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: 19000PVC
Business unit: SG Global Solution Centre
Starting date: Immediate
Date of publication: 12/11/2019
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Lead Software Engineer

Permanent contract   |   Chennai   |   Information Technology