Systems Analyst - VIE Chicago

 Chicago, United States       International Volunteer Program        Information Technology


The missions of the VIE in this role are variable, but can include:

  • Code development around Brokerage systems
  • Business Analysis to include requirements gathering and problem solving
  • Testing and analyzing differences from vendor and in-house applications
  • Working on process efficiency efforts both within and around software systems
  • Documentation of existing and new systems and processes
  • Innovation of new or improved processes, systems or tools to make the team more efficient
  • Participate in team and company exercises and functions

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The VIE assignment in a nutshell 

This VIE in Chicago is to begin as soon as possible but you need to plan 3 months between your application date and the beginning of your VIE assignment. It will last 18 months. 

The VIE is a specific contract, under Business France’s eligibility criteria, opened to candidates under 28 and from the member states of the European Economic Space. For further information, please see  

Your profile

Graduate with a Master degree from Business school or University in Computer Science.

A previous experience with automation/configuration management, instrumentation and deployment of code to production

Knowledge of capital markets and/or trading, preferably in the derivatives space is a plus.

You are fluent in English. You are proficient in SQL.

Your have a working understanding of code and scripting in one or more languages of each i.e Python, Shell scripting, Java programming, etc.

Competencies :

  • Exposure to one ore more of these operating environments: UNIX, Windows, iSeries/AS400
  • Helpful to have: knowledge of WebLogic, Tomcat or other web services

To facilitate the examination of your application by our English-speaking managers, we thank you for applying in English.

All our positions are open to people with disabilities

Why Join Us

Business Insight

The LDP Team is responsible for all the post trade systems in the back office, cross asset (Listed Derivatives, Equities & Fixed Income, FX & OTC). Platforms in scope include feeds from & to 3rd party systems and in-house software for reconciliation, allocation, workflow purposes to handle the entire trade lifecycle for the agency business (prime brokerage) of the global markets business lines.

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.

Job code: 200003ES
Business unit: SG CIB
Starting date: 04/05/2020
Date of publication: 06/02/2020
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Systems Analyst - VIE Chicago

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