TRAINEE: Equity Post Trade Application DevOps

Trainee|Hong Kong|IT (Information Technology)

TRAINEE: Equity Post Trade Application DevOps

Hong Kong, Hong Kong Trainee IT (Information Technology)


•    Provide day to day application support of end users
•    Investigate, identify and resolve incidents and problems 
•    Help manage user requirements/problems and identify business priorities
•    Assist with other ad-hoc duties as assigned
•    Collaborate with other IT development and infrastructure teams to ensure the stability of production
•    Monitor application and chain health. Build monitoring using external tools and develop in-house monitoring tool
•    Take initiatives to reduce the operational risks and improve efficiency of day to day production

Profile required

•    Hold a relevant Bachelors or Masters degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or similar
•    Have good knowledge on Unix and SQL
•    Capable to understand and code with programming languages (e.g. Java, C#, or Python)
•    Basic knowledge of Equity derivatives products
•    Willing to learn, able to learn quickly
•    Have good communication and interpersonal skills
•    Have positive mindset and work as a team player
•    Fluent English is mandatory

Behavioural skills

  • Client - Understanding and Respect: I listen to clients and colleagues in order to understand and anticipate their needs 
  • Team Spirit - Synergies: I make cooperation with colleagues in and outside my team a priority
  • Team Spirit - Collective mindset: I favour the team’s interest over my own results
  • Commitment - Sustainability: I strive to develop my skills and knowledge
  • Innovation - Simplification: I make things & ideas simple 
  • Responsibility - Risk awareness: I am constantly on the lookout for risks 

This is a fixed term 12 month Trainee contract with Societe Generale. You will form part of the team on a full time basis. In order to apply for the Trainee position please ensure you have completed your qualification and will be available to work full time for the duration of the Trainee contract.

Business insight

Company Description
Societe Generale is one of the leading European financial services groups. Founded in 1864, we have been playing a vital role in the economy for over 150 years. With more than 148,000 employees based in 76 countries worldwide, we accompany 32 million clients throughout the world on a daily basis. Based on a diversified universal banking model, the Group combines financial strength with a strategy of sustainable growth.

ASIA-PACIFIC (ASIA), as one of the Business Units of Societe Generale, operates in 12 locations across the Asia Pacific region, employing over 2,500 employees with the regional headquarter located in Hong Kong. Our activities here are centered on Societe Generale's Global Banking & Investor Solutions pole (GBIS), a major growth engine for the Group and a key pillar of Societe Generale's universal banking model. Our expertise in Asia Pacific ranges from Corporate & Investment Banking (Advisory, Financing and Global Markets) to Asset Management, Global Transaction Banking and specialised financial services like Equipment & Vendor Finance and Vehicle Leasing & Fleet Management. In addition, Societe Generale's Global Solution Centre (SGGSC) in Bangalore and Chennai offers customised business solutions to the Societe Generale Group globally including ASIA.

Department Description

The candidate, if successful, will be part of the Asia Equity Post Trade team and will be handling all topics along the booking chain, from Front Office to Back Office.

As part of the Global Business Service Unit team, we work hand in hand with the software developers, project managers, and users to design, develop, and ensure the stability of global Post Trade solution for the Equity 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, 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: 22000MLD
Entity: SG Securities (HK) Limited
Starting date: 2022/09/01
Publication date: 2022/07/26