Trading Software engineer

International Volunteer Program|Montreal|IT (Information Technology)

Trading Software engineer

Montreal, Canada International Volunteer Program IT (Information Technology)



The X-One Agency EQD team develops and support software in an AGILE environment for trade booking, position management, settlement management and straight through processing of electronic trades. Our software interacts with various upstream and downstream systems.

If you're into the following challenges: digital, energy transition, diversity/inclusion and you would like to get involved in building the future, you’ve come to the right place. We are looking for team players, invested people who are able to bring ideas and express their opinions

During your VIE mission you will be in charge of these responsibilities :

  • Support the application
  • Build and Maintain X-ONE Services for SocGen Agency business activities (Front to Back Office)
  • Ensure all data and flows between other trading and settlement applications are maintained
  • Collaborate with users and business analysts to understand user needs and translate requirements into systems
  • Estimate effort and ensure timely delivery
  • Ensure agile and continuous delivery methodology is followed
  • Be involved on the rollout of releases
  • Collaborate with other teams (networking, systems, quality insurance, support, architects, others development teams)

Profile required


  • Graduate with a Master degree from Engineering School or University with a specialization in Computer Science
  • Expertise in an object oriented programming language such as C# (preferred), Python, or Java
  • Expertise in database technologies and SQL
  • Experience using standard DevOps tools (Jira, Git, TeamCity, Octopus Deploy) would be appreciated
  • Experience in finance would be appreciated
  • Good communication and presentation skills
  • Proficient/Good command of MS Office
  • Fluent in English

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

The VIE assignment in a nutshell

This VIE in Montréal 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 24 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 (including your financial indemnities), please see Mon VIE-VIA Business France.

We would like to draw your attention to the fact there that your VIE mission could potentially get postponed, depending on the evolution of the health crisis and subjects to the decision made by the Crisis and Support Centre of the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs (MEAE). In addition, the selected candidate will only be paid upon confirmation from Business France and arrival in the country of assignment.

Why join us

Dès votre arrivée, vous serez intégré à nos équipes et apprendrez chaque jour aux côtés de nos experts, qui vous soutiendront dans vos tâches. Progressivement, vous deviendrez plus autonome dans vos projets, faisant de cette expérience un véritable accélérateur de carrière. Vous découvrirez également toute la diversité de nos métiers, dans un secteur qui évolue et innove en permanence.

A l'issue de votre VIE, différentes opportunités pourront vous être proposées, en France et à l'étranger.

Business insight

Chez Société Générale, nous sommes convaincus que les personnes sont les moteurs du changement, et que le monde de demain sera façonné par toutes leurs initiatives, des plus petites aux plus ambitieuses. 
Que vous nous rejoigniez pour quelques mois, quelques années ou pour toute votre carrière, ensemble nous pouvons avoir un impact positif sur l'avenir. Créer, oser, innover et agir font partie de notre ADN. 
Si vous aussi, vous souhaitez vous impliquer directement, évoluer dans un environnement stimulant et bienveillant, vous sentir utile au quotidien et développer ou renforcer votre expertise, vous vous sentirez chez vous chez nous !

Vous hésitez encore ? 
Sachez que nos collaborateurs peuvent consacrer plusieurs jours par an à des actions de solidarité pendant leur temps de travail : parrainage de personnes en difficulté d'orientation ou d'insertion professionnelle, participation à l'éducation financière de jeunes apprentis, partage de leurs compétences avec des associations caritatives, etc. Il existe de nombreuses façons de s'engager.

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: 22000MS4
Entity: SG CIB
Starting date: immediate
Publication date: 2022/11/11