Structured Products Application developer

Permanent contract|Hong Kong|Corporate & Investment banking

Structured Products Application developer

Hong Kong, Hong Kong Permanent contract Corporate & Investment banking


Main Responsibilities:

  • Develop services for the structured products business lines
  • Manage requirements from sales, engineering and operations
  • Design API and technical solution with the global teams to answer the requirements
  • Support the users on their daily requests and ensure on-duty jobs whenever requested
  • Synchronize on the global backlog with the global team
  • Collaborate with the different local teams working for other business lines

Degree of Autonomy:

  • Autonomous to collect requirements, designing solution and developing application
  • Must be creative and innovative and propose better solutions whenever possible
  • Open-minded and curious to help rationalize and maintain the existing systems
  • Foresee possible issues to avoid them in early development stages
  • Aware and curious about new technologies to share their benefits and explore them

Profile required

Operational skills:

  • Proven years of Core Java / C# development
  • Proven knowledge in RESTful APIs and Domain Driven services design
  • Proven experience in Agile, TDD and continuous delivery (Jenkins, Sonar)
  • Knowledge of Equity derivatives products particularly options and structured products
  • Background in Cloud technology (OpenStack, Docker) is preferable

Behavioral skills:

  • Strong team player. Enjoy deliver solutions to the business
  • Strong analytical mind to develop well-structured and simple solutions
  • Well organized and good business analysis skills
  • Proactive, innovative and passionate about technology 
  • Good communication to interact with other IT peers in HK and Paris
  • 5-7 years of experience as a Software engineer – Developer in the banking or technology industry

Business insight

Société Générale Asia has built a strong reputation for its structured investment solutions and is continuously expanding its business in the region.

The structured products business heavily relies on technology from front to middle office to cope with the volume increase. The technology department is also a strong innovation partner for the financial sales and engineers to stay ahead of the competition.

In 2020 the technology department started an ambitious project to cover the requirements of the financial engineers, sales, traders and middle office. This project relies on skilled developers for its success.

As part of the Global Business Service Unit, EQD team the developers will work hand in hand with the project manager and users to design and develop a global strategic solution for the Structured Product business line.

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: 21000PHX
Entity: SG Securities (HK) Limited
Starting date: 2021/10/01
Publication date: 2021/09/13