Software Developer

Permanent contract|New York|IT (Information Technology)

Software Developer

New York, United States Permanent contract IT (Information Technology)

Responsibilities

The Asset-backed Security DevOps team is looking for a mid-level Software Engineer, ideally Full Stack, to help build and maintain internal software and tools for the ABP desk.

We are agile team that designs, develops, tests, deploys and support tools for the ABP traders and sales.  Skills vary from improving and maintaining .NET desktop applications and APIs, developing web applications, setting and upgrading continuous delivery infrastructure and assisting traders and sales in their daily challenges including their excel spreadsheets.

We are currently in the process of modernizing and enhancing the platform and are looking for candidate to take up for the challenge.

As an inherent part of the team you will take ownership of projects and help contribute, fix and refactor current code base. The role involves interacting with the ABP desk’s users (traders, sales, R&D team) on regular basis and assist with translating business challenges into structured and scalable solutions.

Profile required

Main Competencies

  • 4+ years of experience implementing fast and efficient software solutions in Finance
  • Able to multitask and work in fast paced Front Office devops team
  • Passion for technology and the ability to think critically about performance, scalability, and reliability of software
  • Good understanding of system design, data structures and algorithms
  • Good written & verbal communication skills – interacting with demanding users on daily basis
  • Strong agile development practices

Desired/Plus:                                                                                                                                                              

  • Previous experience working in Fixed Income Front office or Middle office
  • Knowledge of Asset-backed products

Technical skills

  • .NET C# preferably .NET Core and microservices
  • Experience working with MVVM design pattern
  • Experience working with a relational database (MSSQL, MySQL)
  • Expertise in Web Services and Web API
  • Client-side Web UI: Angular or similar
  • Working knowledge of continuous delivery platform (Teamcity, Jenkins, etc)

Desired/Plus: Hands on experience with the following

  • Python
  • Excel VBA
  • Docker / Kubernetes
  • Elastic stack (ElasticSearch, Kibana, Beats, Logstash)

Education

  • BS/BA in Computer Science or equivalent

Desired/ Plus:

  • Degree in finance/Math

Business insight

BUSINESS DESCRIPTION The Asset Backed Product (ABP) business division is the center of expertise for financial engineering/structuring, distribution and trading of securitized products (ABS and RMBS), trade receivables, structured loans and funds financing. The team provides corporates, financial institutions, insurance companies, funds, asset managers and corporate siblings (such as auto-captives) with asset backed solutions for financing, risk management and scarce resources consumption through the use of securitization and market techniques

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, 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: 21000X63
Entity: SG Americas Securities
Starting date: 2022/01/03
Publication date: 2021/11/17
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