Programmer Analyst


 New York - United States, United States       Permanent contract        Information Technology

Mission

 

Projects will involve working with ITEC and Front Office sponsors to build out the technology platform to support the needs of the ABP (Asset Backed Products) Trading Business.

 

Primary tasks include but are not limited to:

 

 

 

  • Work directly with the ABP traders, Risks managers to get their needs and support them (Sup level 1,2 & 3)

  • Leverage on the global tools and framework to provide Pricing and Reporting tools

  • Defining the architecture for new developments

  • Managing each initiative given by management from start to end

  • Work closely with the Quant team in order to integrate the new library into the systems

  • Collaborate with others teams (networking, systems, architects, others development teams..)

  • Improve existing processes in order to reduce support time.

  • Maintain pricing tools, optimize usage, monitoring

  • Give clear and consistent reports to the clients and management

  • Ensure business requirements are met

  • Ensure that release management / change management processes are followed

  • Document, train users and team members in your area of expertise

  • Rely on IT best practices to improve quality of his development

  • Leverage new technology (Big data,  web UI) to deliver “Digital” tool to the clients

                           

As part of the pre-trade IT department, the ABP development team is in charge of the development and support of all the pricers, risk and reporting tools of the AB business.

The team provides an agile development capability to develop front-office solutions quickly for various US-based small to medium sized projects.

This team of 4 people is based in the dealing room and manages applications deployed in Paris, London, New York and Asia.

All our positions are open to people with disabilities

Profile

 

  • Competencies

    Required:

    Good written & verbal communication skills, appropriate to a given audience, (technical, functional, etc.), ability to communicate to a wide range of clients and support staff – traders, middle office, development, infrastructure

 

    • Experience in financial products (better if in the Fixed Income area) / financial industry business processes / trading system

    • Strong knowledge in risk analysis and pricing

    • Analytical skills

    • Rigorous

    • Dynamic, detail oriented, fast learning capacity and able to work in a high pressure environment, able to manage multiple tasks in parallel

      Desired/ Plus:

    • Algorithmic skills

    • Strong knowledge of programming design patterns

 

 

 

  • Technical skills

 

Required:

 

  • .Net C#

  • Javascript

  • Strong object-oriented programming skills

  • Strong  agile development practices

 

Desired/Plus:

 

  • WPF

  • Windows server

  • Real-time pub/sub

  • Knowledge on Big data and Digital transformation  (Mongodb, Cassandra), SPARK, AngularJS, React

 

 

 

  • Prior Work experience

 

Required:

 

 

 

Desired/ Plus:

 

 

 

 

 

  • Education

 

Required:  

 

  • BS in Computer Science/Finance or related field

 

 

 

Desired/ Plus:

 

 

 

  • Languages

 

Required:

 

  • English

 

Environment

 

Within SOCIETE GENERALE’s corporate and investment banking arm, the ITEC Client and Trading Technology group is responsible for front-office systems development globally.    Within this organization our department provides trader pricing and market-making tools and other trading system applications.  The New York team is part of a global organization supporting trading activity in America, Europe and Asia.  The New York team supports the rapidly growing New York trading desk with a combination of locally developed and global systems.  This is an in-house development team spanning both tactical and strategic solutions aiming to provide quick solutions that can grow to permanent solutions that can be leveraged globally.

 

Job code: 19000LNF
Business unit: SG AMERICAS OPERATIONAL SECURITIES
Starting date: 01/10/2019
Date of publication: 17/08/2019
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Programmer Analyst

Permanent contract   |   New York - United States   |   Information Technology