Market Access Developer M/F - VIE Hong Kong

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Your role

During your VIE mission you will be in charge of these responsibilities:

As a Software Engineer, you will join a "DevOps" team and will be working in an Agile environment. Your team is composed of cross-functional specialists and is responsible for the whole application development and operational lifecycle.

  • You will be in charge of gathering requirements, defining problems, proposing solutions and implementing systems related to market connectivity and market data handlers to major financial exchanges in Asia (cash and derivatives).
  • You will use your knowledge and previous experience to focus on implementation, maintainability and reusability of the code produced. As part of our Continuous Delivery mindset, you will contribute as well to the development of automated tests, and tools for continuous build and automated deployment. You will engage in recurrent code reviews and peer collaboration.
  • You will be encouraged to update your knowledge about state-of-the-art development tools, programming techniques, and computing equipment.
  • You will be sitting next to Front Office final users, with whom you will have frequent interactions in a team driven by direct business needs.

The VIE assignment in a nutshell  

This VIE in Hong Kong 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 12 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

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Your profile

You are graduated with a Master degree from Engineering or Business School or University with a specialization in Computer Science

Ideally you have past experience in C++ development

Experience in financial Industry will be a plus

You are fluent in English

You are skilled in C++, Object Oriented Design and Scripting language (shell, perl, python)

Why Join Us

Your career path

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


All our positions are open to people with disabilities.

Business Insight

Your environment

Global Banking & Investor Solutions is the Corporate and Investment Banking arm of the Société Générale Group. Present in over 50 countries across Europe, the Americas and Asia, GBIS provides services in corporate and investment banking, asset management, private banking and securities around the world. GBIS offers to its clients integrated and tailored solutions to respond to their specific needs. 

Member of "Market Technology" department, the "Electronic Market Making" team aims to design, implement and maintain market connectivity systems (Order Management Systems & Market Data handlers) for internal users.

By joining the Market Connectivity team, you will work in a multi-cultural environment, fostering work/life balance. You will join a fast-growing team, encouraging exploration of new technologies and ideas, with a flat management structure.

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: 180010DR
Business unit: SG Securities (HK) Limited
Starting date: Immediate
Date of publication: 28/11/2019
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Market Access Developer M/F - VIE Hong Kong

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