Sr Software Engineer

Fixed term contract|Beijing|IT (Information Technology)

Sr Software Engineer

Beijing, China Fixed term contract IT (Information Technology)


  • Agile team key player focus on Bank Regulatory Reporting systems /software (including bank data repository) and involving an end to end software life-cycle management & supporting.
  • Responsible for bank data repository / data modeling / regulatory data mart maintenance and related project: lead demand analysis, design and development, testing and commissioning of platform system in data to ensure project quality.
  • Within REG/IT scope, lead and define Agile EPIC/Sprint/Story – in terms of regulation project scopes and objectives by involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility. Develop a vision of final product or deliverables and build a detailed project plan & evaluate the progress of Agile project on regular basis (in line with Regulation requirements / milestone)
  • Participates to the regular release control on behalf of REG/IT and deploy the new changes in production by following the standard procedure with good quality
  • Monitor APP performance (e.g. EOD/EOM/EOY process of the bank) and provide an efficient prod issue fixing or escalation. Monitors systems by using the information system’s monitoring tools
  • Estimates the risks and opportunities in our day-to-day job and take initiatives to reduce the risks and improve our efficiency. Provides support to other peers when necessary and train the new joiners on the perimeter.
  • Establish and maintain relationships with third parties/vendors and manages and co-ordinate with outsourcing maintenance vendors/providers on related issues and software deliveries.
  • Works closely with regional REG / IT team to make sure the global policy is well applied in China.
  • Other ad hoc tasks / relevant responsibilities as assigned from the Management / Internal auditor or triggered by standard Risk and outsourcing/sourcing control procedures

Profile required

Academic  Background (degree and major)

  • Bachelor or Master’s degree in business, Information technology, finance

Working Experience /Technical Skills & Know how

  • Over 7years experience in major banks or consulting company on banking sector

Skills & Competencies

  • Knowledge of data architecture design/model, data management, data governance especially on China Reg reporting data is a plus
  • Solid knowledge of banking product / business / processes and processes description methodology
  • Ability to understand the needs of the end users in banking context and solve routine problems independently
  • Good analytical skill and problem solving skills
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong team work spirit
  • Ability to understand organization’s goal and priorities
  • Project management skills is plus

Language Skills

  • Fluent in English and Mandarin, documentation and deliverables to be drafted both in English or Chinese.

Computer Skill

  • Proficient in SQL, python, Java, shell, Scala and other development languages
  • Proficient in database (Oracle, PostgreSQL, Sqlserver, e.g.), experience on data modelling and sensitive to data, good communication and coordination skills, logical thinking skills and product execution
  • Good knowledge and skill on OS (Linux, AIX and Widows), middleware and popular cluster systems, such as SQL server Mirror, AIX HACMP, Oracle Dataguard.
  • Understand BS/CS structure and general webservice, tomcat and java. ETL tool is better.

Professional Qualification (if applicable)

  • PMP

Business insight

Company Description
Societe Generale is one of the leading European financial services groups. Founded in 1864, we have been playing a vital role in the economy for over 150 years. With more than 148,000 employees based in 76 countries worldwide, we accompany 32 million clients throughout the world on a daily basis. Based on a diversified universal banking model, the Group combines financial strength with a strategy of sustainable growth.

ASIA-PACIFIC (ASIA), as one of the Business Units of Societe Generale, operates in 12 locations across the Asia Pacific region, employing over 2,500 employees with the regional headquarter located in Hong Kong. Our activities here are centered on Societe Generale's Global Banking & Investor Solutions pole (GBIS), a major growth engine for the Group and a key pillar of Societe Generale's universal banking model. Our expertise in Asia Pacific ranges from Corporate & Investment Banking (Advisory, Financing and Global Markets) to Asset Management, Global Transaction Banking and specialised financial services like Equipment & Vendor Finance and Vehicle Leasing & Fleet Management. In addition, Societe Generale's Global Solution Centre (SGGSC) in Bangalore and Chennai offers customised business solutions to the Societe Generale Group globally including ASIA.

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: 22000F90
Entity: Societe Generale China Limited
Starting date: 2022/06/30
Publication date: 2022/05/06