Open Source Project Manager

Permanent contract|Bucuresti|Information Technology

Open Source Project Manager

Bucuresti, Romania Permanent contract Information Technology


You will join the Global Technology Services (GTS) team at Société Générale Global Solution Centre (SG GSC). GTS, as the IT infrastructure department of Société Générale, is at the center of the transformation of the operational model of the Group and is expanding its activities in Bucharest to set in Romania one of its 3 main global delivery locations.

  • Be an influencer & promoter for open source strategy;
  • Build networks and influence DSIs (Directions Systemes Informatiques) on open source ambition/roadmap and execute respective programs independently;
  • Position yourself as an open source contribution manager for transversal Open Source Program Office;
  • Ability to find open source opportunities and build business cases for GTS & Other DSIs;
  • Accompany the technical teams who want to contribute to open source to let them publish their contribution on (GITHUB & SGITHUB) and simplify the contribution process;
  • Follow the activities of Société Générale on and quarterly audit of all the repositories;
  • Synchronize and streamline the open source contribution in different departments (GBSU, TPS, BSC, ITIM & GTS);
  • Work closely with the security teams in GTS and group to mitigate the security risks associated with external contribution;
  • Socialize with different developers’ community (across the group) to understand their contribution strategy & influence developers;
  • Work with OSPO (Open Source Program Office) at network level and prioritize between global and local initiatives/activities.

Profile required

  • Strong Project/ Program Management skills with technical background;
  • Exposure to Open Source and IT development experience;
  • Strong interpersonal and influencing skills;
  • Proven track record of building proposals from abstract concepts and of building effective presentations;
  • Experience in working with Architects and Principal engineers / architect background is a big plus;
  • French language is an advantage.


Why join us

At SG GSC, you will find a flexible workplace and culture, autonomy, constant learning opportunities, dynamism, and talented people, 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.

If you feel like ambitiously pursuing your goals, then you have come to the right place.

Plus, you will enjoy all our benefits:

  • Competitive compensation & remuneration;
  • Healthcare coverage for prevention & group life insurance;
  • Office perks, flexible benefits & social benefits;
  • Preferential banking services;
  • 9-to-5 workday & work from home (up to 2 days a week);
  • Learning and development programs & career growth opportunities.

Business insight

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.

Reference: 2100057N
Entity: SG Global Solution Centre Romania
Starting date: 2021/05/18
Publication date: 2021/02/19