Systems Analyst

Permanent contract|Montreal|IT (Information Technology)

Systems Analyst

Montreal, Canada Permanent contract IT (Information Technology)



What are you applying to?

Société Générale Corporate & Investment Bank is a leading player with 12,000 professionals in over 40 countries across Europe, the Americas and Asia-Pacific. SG CIB tailors solutions for issuers and investors by capitalizing on its worldwide expertise in investment banking, global finance, and global markets.

Global Technology Services organization (GTS) provides infrastructure engineering and administration for all SG staff and applications.

The RESG-GTS Enterprise Monitoring Tools team is responsible for administration and support of several off the shelf applications that provide infrastructure system monitoring in support of our mission to maintain high IT system production quality. The vendor technologies include Zabbix, Balabit SSB, xMatters, BMC BEM and Logstash products. The team also develops web-based tools to help automate and improve operational processes for our

What will be your day-to-day?

  • Manage and develop integration and automation scripts for supported platforms in collaboration with global counterparts.
  • Provide operational production support of infrastructure tools on global perimeter as part of follow-the-sun support model
  • Participate in off hour on-call support rotation
  • Liaise with clients to gather requirements
  • Ability to troubleshoot technical infrastructure and system issues
  • Application design and implementation
  • Be innovative and propose new market technologies

Profile required

What you bring to our team:

Technical Skills

  • Strong technical skills/knowledge in powershell and python scripting languages
  • Ability to analyze existing code base and find best solutions to problems
  • Database SQL queries (MS SQL, Postgresql and Oracle)
  • Experience with git source code repository
  • Windows and Linux systems knowledge
  • Experience with consuming and building REST API web services


  • Knowledge of Zabbix
  • Knowledge of BMC Event Manager (BEM)
  • Knowledge of Apache, IIS web server
  • Knowledge of Logstash
  • Knowledge of PHP/CSS front-end development (LAMP stack)
  • Familiar with SNMP


  • Experience with small project management
  • Client-focused, ability to work independently to accomplish projects
  • Team player
  • Ability to work well with teams in different timezones
  • Must be detailed and goal oriented
  • Good written and verbal communication skills


  • BS Degree in Computer Science or related major

What we do differently at Société Générale

  •  Competitive compensation & benefits offering, including but not limited to:
    • Minimum of 20 days Vacation days + 4 personal days
    • Supportive Maternity, paternity, parental and adoption leave policy
    • Health spending ($2,000/year) and personal spending ($1,000/year) accounts with 75+ eligible reimbursement categories (health, training, electronics etc.);
    • Fully sponsored virtual healthcare assistance and Employee Assistance Program to you and your immediate family;
  • There are many Employee Resource Groups (ERG) to engage with such as Pride and Allies, American Women Network, Black Leadership Network, One planet, etc.
  • We foster a culture of continuous development by encouraging our employees to seek improvements through various training programs (online training and coaching platform such as Coursera, GoFluent, PluralSight, First Finance, and others)

Why join us

Why Join Us

It is with a long-term approach that we are engaging with the world as it is today: a world in which economic development goes hand-in-hand with environmental and social progress.

As a result, we made Team spirit a central value at Societe Generale Canada. We work together to be able to offer each employee the tailored approach they require to grow.

As soon as you arrive, you will be integrated into our teams and will learn every day alongside experts, who will support you in your task.

Get ready to join an innovative company where you can bring your full self to work and evolve with forward-thinking individuals to build the bank of tomorrow!

Business insight

About us

Expanding its activities in Montreal, Société Générale Group is a large multinational bank that counts 130 000 employees located in more than 60 countries around the globe.

At Société Générale, reimagining green IT impact with our focus on sustainable movement is how we interpret our mission as responsible bankers.

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

People are the drivers of change and the world of tomorrow will be shaped by our collective creativity, combined experiences, and diversity of opinions, so that together we can have a positive impact on the future!

Teamwork and collaboration are something that we don't only talk about but that we embody through our work and global initiatives.

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.

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Entity: Montreal Solution Center 1
Starting date: 2022/08/29
Publication date: 2022/07/26