Specialist Software Engineer

Permanent contract|Chennai|Finance

Specialist Software Engineer

Chennai, India Permanent contract Finance



"Centre of Excellence (CoE) team handles Automation & Innovation, Industrialization & Standardization of process, Continuous Improvement, Software and tools exploration and implementation, Techno Functional expertise building for DFIN DOM REG which is carrying out important business activities of Regulatory Reporting (Liquidity & Solvency Risk metrics LCR, NSFR, Asset & Liability Gap, Liquidity Balance sheet, RWA and etc.)."

Roles and Responsibilities:

We are looking to hire an experienced Software Engineer. In this role, you will be responsible for development and implementation of new Projects. You may also be required to update existing tools and conduct feasibility studies. You will also be expected to code applications, create reports, and mentor the junior developers and train other functional experts on technical topics.

Moreover, you should have high-level managerial skills, in-depth knowledge of programming languages, and outstanding project management skills.

Excellence in project planning, designing, coding, testing, documenting and till delivering project.

Conducting feasibility studies for tools upgrade and process transformation.

Writing advanced programming code.

Managing project timelines and tasks.

Delegate tasks and set deadlines

Motivate team members

Discover training needs and provide coaching

Suggest and organize team building activities

Conduct workshops with functional teams to understand the process with the aim of transforming/automating process, eliminating all types of risk (mainly operational and functional).

Support of existing tools developed/owned by CoE team

Co-ordinate with stakeholders (on/offshore) on project aspect.

Record and keep all the project updates and timelines in Project management tools (JIRA, MS List and Planner, Excel Trackers etc.) and produce periodical KPIs and required MIS with ad-hoc requests.

Profile required

Technical expertise:

The expertise expected to deliver this service are listed below:

• Development skills (Languages must have: Python, Any Scripting language, Query Language (SQL), Optional are C#, JAVA, JScript, etc.)

• No/Low Code Tools: Alteryx, Power Automate

• Web Framework: AngularJS, ReactJS, etc. (Optional)

• Data visualization: PowerBI, Tableu, Qlikview, Microstrategy

• Database and Queries: SQL (Must), OLAB, Mongo, MDX Query

• FaaS: AWS Lambda Python

• Git Hub

• Agile framework


• Widgets and Dashboards

Behavioral Requirement:

  • High learning agility.
  • Excellent team player.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Analytical, Problem Solving, Research ability, critical thinking, Pro- Active.
  • Must have change management mindset

Why join us

“We are committed to creating a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status”

Business insight

At Societe Generale, we are convinced that people are drivers of change, and that the world of tomorrow will be shaped by all their initiatives, from the smallest to the most ambitious.
Whether you’re joining us for a period of months, years or your entire career, together we can have a positive impact on the future. Creating, daring, innovating and taking action are part of our DNA.
If you too want to be directly involved, grow in a stimulating and caring environment, feel useful on a daily basis and develop or strengthen your expertise, you will feel right at home with us!
Still hesitating?
You should know that our employees can dedicate several days per year to solidarity actions during their working hours, including sponsoring people struggling with their orientation or professional integration, participating in the financial education of young apprentices, and sharing their skills with charities. There are many ways to get involved.

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: 22000T8R
Entity: SG Global Solution Centre
Starting date: 2023/02/13
Publication date: 2022/11/11