Senior Full Stack Java Developer

Permanent contract|Montreal|IT (Information Technology)

Senior Full Stack Java Developer

Montreal, Canada Permanent contract IT (Information Technology)


If you're into the following challenges: digital, energy transition, diversity/inclusion and you would like to get involved in building the future, you’ve come to the right place. We are looking for team players, invested people who are able to bring ideas and express their opinions.

Are you looking for a stable company offering international opportunities?

Société Générale Group counts 130000 employees located in more than 60 countries around the globe.

Present in Canada since 1974, Société Générale Canada Technology and Service center are rapidly growing to support the group's global activities.

Société Générale has positioned itself as a frontrunner in supporting the energy transition and carbon net zero financing.

Did you know?

Societe Generale remains open as an essential service during Covid-19! We have adopted a gradual process of reopening our offices, placing flexibility and health of our employees at the top of our priorities

About the position:

We are looking for a Sr. Full Stack Java Developer to join our growing department. The successful incumbent will integrate the Accounting and regulatory reporting and will contribute to regulatory reporting projects but also contribute to the department digital transformation.

What will be your day-to-day?

Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

• Build a highly scalable and high-performance architecture

• Design and develop back-end data services, REST APIs, and web-based front-end for user profiles and other application support services

• Work with platform architects on software and system optimizations, helping to identify and remove potential performance bottlenecks

• Work with other software leads on developing testing processes and frameworks

• Document the work you do, especially APIs that you create

• Having a good understanding of business requirements and their mapping to a given software framework

• Adhering to SDLC methodology and design principles of SG software framework.

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What you bring to our team:

A software developer, you possess significant experience in code development and system design on Java platform.

The technical skills:

  • You have 5 years of development and architecture experience with Java and SQL
  • You have 2+ years of experience with Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery using modern DevOps tools and workflows such as git, GitHub, Jira, and Jenkins
  • You have 2+ years of experience with agile development (Scrum, Kanban, etc) and Test Automation (behavior, unit, integration testing)
  • You have 2+ years of web front-end development (with Angular.js and/or React.js)
  • You have previous experience with Oracle SQL or PostgreSQL or similar RDBMS background

The soft skills:

  • Ability to understand business requirements and business priorities
  • Ability to understand complex technical architecture
  • Ability to coordinate and facilitate project execution and delivery commitment with other IT teams which include teams under different operational time zones
  • Proactive on taking leadership when needed, self motivated, dynamic and result oriented
  • Team player

The education:

  • You have a Bachelor's Degree in computer science, engineering or equivalent job experience

Bonus skills:

  • You have previous experience or good working knowledge of Docker platform
  • Fluent in French

What's in it for you?

  • Competitive salary and vacation package
  • Great coverage and Social benefits (2000$ health spending account to get massages or pay other services not covered by our insurance)
  • Personal Spending account (1000$/year), it even works to pay animal day care!
  • Maternity, paternity and adoption leave for all
  • An opportunity to express yourself and get involved:

Our employees resource groups and committee such as Pride and Allies, American Women Network, Black Leadership Network, One planet demonstrate the involvement of our employees for their community.

And… a great training offer plus opportunities to evolve within the company with mobility opportunities.

Why join us

A career within the Societe Generale Group is an opportunity to participate in a team effort to build the bank of tomorrow.

Together, let's be the future:

  • Commitment to putting integrity at the heart of our businesses
  • Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion
  • Climate commitment
  • Citizen engagement

Business insight

Come on join the IT infrastructures teams in a digital transformation journey.

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.

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: 21000RVW
Entity: Societe Generale Capital Canada
Starting date: 2021/10/31
Publication date: 2021/09/13