Trainee -Application Developer

 Tokyo - Japan       Trainee        Information Technology


Major Accountabilities/Principal Responsibilities:
  • Société Générale has built a strong reputation for its structured investment solutions and is continuously expanding its business in Japan.
  • 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.
  • Working in the Technology Department of Societe Generale in Tokyo, you will mainly focus on support and enhancement of the tools used by sales and engineers.
  • The initial responsibilities will include development and enhancement of a document generation system in Python and Excel/VBA.
  • This role will require close intraction with sales, engineers and legal teams. You will gain knowledge of financial products and technologies.
Main tasks:
  • Develop and enhance the term sheet generation systems used by sales and engineers for structured product and credit linked note product
  • Collect sales and engineer’s requirements such as new term sheet for new clients or product and final term for legal documentation
  • Support the users on their daily requests and provide bug fixes and enhancements in tools
  • Communicate and report to IT peers in Hong Kong and India

All our positions are open to people with disabilities


Key Skill Areas & knowledge Required:
  • Bachelor or Master's degree student (in Computer Science or related field)
  • Excellent knowledge of Excel/VBA.
  • Knowledge in programming.
  • Ability to communicate in both Japanese and English (orally and in writing).
  • Rigor, intellectual curiosity and adaptability


Societe Generale is one of the leading financial services groups in Europe. Based on a diversified and integrated banking model, the Group combines financial solidity and a strategy of sustainable growth.

Job code: 19000NH3
Business unit: Societe Generale Securities Japan Limited
Starting date: 13/09/2019
Date of publication: 13/08/2019
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Trainee -Application Developer

Trainee   |   Tokyo - Japan   |   Information Technology