GBSU/EQD has worldwide responsibility for supplying GBSU various divisions with all the IT and operations resources necessary for them to function under competitive conditions in terms of technological standards, service quality and cost. GBSU/EQD/SEP is composed of talented professionals who every day translates ideas into action by combining the strength of our expertise in IT with a deep understanding of investment banking. Our teams are ensuring that we deliver the service our businesses need to compete and serve Société Générale's clients. Our objective is to deliver great production services in a well controlled, high quality and cost effective way, and to deliver competitive application systems that allow GBSU to grow its business in existing and new markets, launch new products and take advantage of new opportunities when they arise. We are responsible for facilitating entry to new markets, compliance with regulatory needs, growth in business volumes, and operational efficiency improvements in our overall front to back processing environment.
Primary tasks include but are not limited to:
- building applications for post trade businesses
- ensuring all data and flows between other trading and settlement applications are maintained
- defining the architecture for new developments
- Managing each initiative given by management from start to end, meaning:
§ Work with users and business analysts to understand user needs and translate requirements into systems
§ Propose designs and implement the project accordingly
§ Review and design the architecture for the new systems
§ Estimate effort and ensure timely delivery
§ Ensure agile and continuous delivery methodology is followed
§ Ensure code is well tested
§ Ensure that release management / change management processes are followed
§ Be responsible for the 2nd and 3rd level of support
§ Assist the support team in the rollout of releases
§ Give clear and consistent reports to the clients and management
§ Assess risks and develop contingent strategies
§ Collaborate with other teams (networking, systems, quality insurance, support, architects, others development teams)
§ Rely on IT best practices to improve quality of development
§ Participate as a motivated, proactive and highly contributing member of the global team
§ Manage several streams of work concurrently.
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.