Python Developer

 Montreal, Canada       Permanent contract        Information Technology


Summary:  We are looking for developers in Smart Automation, who ideally have expertise in Natural Language Processing/Generation, OCR or Robotic Process

Experience in web development is also an asset.

The position requires analytical skills and the desire to work in a team to assist every line of activity directly and work closely with the development and production support teams.



Day-to-Day Responsibilities:


• Research, design and develop automation robotics

• Research, design and develop OCR/NLP/NLG models

• Develop user interfaces

• Create machine learning algorithms to automate various aspects of operations

• Document processes so they can be replicated

• Participate actively in all SG MSC innovation activities

• Promote and communicate all new automation technology, and assist with decision-making, Big Data and artificial intelligence


Profile Required

Technical Skills:

·         Computer programming: Python, Java, VBA, R, etc.

·         Knowledge of machine learning and automation

·         Big Data, data handling and user interface tools

·         Algorithm and database management: SQL



·  Marked intellectual curiosity: interest in banking, interest in technology, problem-solving skills, vision of strategic issues

·  Results orientation, pragmatism

·  Ability to clearly present analyses, particularly with the help of visualization tools, to guide decision making

·   Autonomy / initiative

·   Team spirit / sense of responsibility

·   Ability to listen


Experience Needed: At least 2 years of experience as a developer (Python, Java, VBA, R).

Desired/Plus: Automation experience with Selenium


Educational Requirements:  Master's or bachelor's degree in computational sciences or engineering



Languages: English and French

Business Insight

Societe Generale opened its Canadian headquarters in Montreal in 1974 to offer its financial services to corporations, financial institutions and governments. The Toronto and Calgary offices were opened in 1978 and 2006 respectively.

We now employ over four hundred people, both in the traditional banking sector (investment banking, funds and trading activities) and in the field of information technology, with the opening of our SG Montreal Solutions Centre subsidiary which, thanks to its geographical location and its cultural diversity, provides computer support and development for the New York and Paris teams.

Interested in Corporate Social Responsibility matters such as contributing to the protection of the environment or giving back to the local communities?

Several Employee Resource Groups have been put in place at Societe Generale in Canada to help you achieve a sense of fulfilment towards causes that matter the most to you!

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: 200005DZ
Business unit: SG CIB
Starting date: Immediate
Date of publication: 19/03/2020
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Python Developer

Permanent contract   |   Montreal   |   Information Technology