V.I.E. Front-Office IT Support Analyst

International Volunteer Program|New York|IT (Information Technology)

V.I.E. Front-Office IT Support Analyst

  • New York, United States
  • International Volunteer Program
  • IT (Information Technology)


GBSU/FRM is in charge of providing the most reliable, flexible and efficient Risk & Finance platform and delivering the shared market data repository for our partners in MARK, RISQ & DFIN to:
•    Meet the strategic business needs of GBIS
•    Meet our regulatory commitments and secure the provision of reports to regulators
•    Optimize capital requirements
•    Distribute certified data
•    Manage and ensure the consistency of the PnL, Market Risk, Credit Risk, Liquidity, and Accounting and Finance for GBIS
•    Contribute to the digital transformation of GBIS.

GBSU/FRM/CFI manages the Fixed Income calculator (RiskOne) for the risk analysis and valuation engine for real-time and end of day risk and pnl. its primary clients are MARK/FIC and RISQ.

• Help ensure the real-time indicators (PnL, Risks) produced by the risk engine give the traders an accurate vision of their market position
• Research production issues as they arise, including delays in data availabilty and review of batch configuratoins, and assisting team members in the analysis of the Greeks; PnL; and explanation of the sensitivies
• Assisting team members with inquires from Traders regarding the the analysis of the Greeks; PnL; and explanation of the sensitivites generated by the risk engine
• Work closely with the front-office, RISQ, and other team members to resolve issues
• Actively monitor team chats and chats with users to recognize, acknolwedge, and assist with resolution of issues
• Communicate with GBSU and MARK collegues to continously enrich your techncial and functional knowledge
• Perform ad-hoc investigations and queries from the database to support daily operations
• Contribute to non-regression testing campaigns for production releases

Profile required

PLEASE NOTE that since this program is primarily an international development program, candidates cannot apply to a VIE assignment in their own country of citizenship.

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

• Graduate with a Master degree from Business/Engineering School or University with a specialization in IT or Finance
• A previous experience working with fixed income products would be appreciated
• Good communication and presentation skills
• Proficient/Good command of MS Office
• Fluent in English
• Thrive in a dynamic, high-pressue and time-sensitive environment
• Strong analytical skills and problem-solving ability
• Team-oriented, client-focused
• Curious, with an ability to quickly learn new systems, products, and businesses

The VIE assignment in a nutshell
This VIE in New-York, NY 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.
In case a visa is necessary, please make sure your passport is valid up to 6 months after the end of the VIE contract to not delay your departure.
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

As soon as you arrive, you will be integrated into our teams and will learn every day alongside our experts, who will support you in your tasks. Gradually, you will become more independent in your projects, making this experience a real career accelerator. You will also discover all the diversity of our businesses, in a sector that is constantly evolving and innovating.

At the end of your VIE, various opportunities could be offered to you, in France and abroad.

Business insight

At Societe Generale, we are convinced that people are drivers of change, and that the world of tomorrow will be shaped by all their initiatives, from the smallest to the most ambitious. 
Whether you’re joining us for a period of months, years or your entire career, together we can have a positive impact on the future. Creating, daring, innovating and taking action are part of our DNA. 
If you too want to be directly involved, grow in a stimulating and caring environment, feel useful on a daily basis and develop or strengthen your expertise, you will feel right at home with us!

Still hesitating? 
You should know that our employees can dedicate several days per year to solidarity actions during their working hours, including sponsoring people struggling with their orientation or professional integration, participating in the financial education of young apprentices, and sharing their skills with charities. There are many ways to get involved.

Societe Generale is an equal opportunity employer, and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. We are committed to recognizing and promoting the talents and achievements of our employees and staff, regardless of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, gender, sexual orientation, and any other characteristic or status protected under applicable law.

Reference: 23000NY4
Entity: SG CIB
Starting date: 2023/12/01
Publication date: 2023/08/28