Prevent the bank from taking excessive risks using mathematics

Do the financial markets not faze you? Are you a talented financial mathematician and know how to anticipate? The position of Risk Analyst for market transactions at Societe Generale awaits you!

Based on the trading floor, you will be the main contact person for traders for whom you will analyse positions in relation to the limits set by the Group. To do this, you will use machine learning and statistical learning tools. You will be autonomous yet still have a cross-functional position in the bank. Risk management and the quality of market activities depend on you.

Your responsibilities

  • Analyse the risk factors (Greeks, stress-tests, VaR etc.) related to trading activities
  • Define the risk limits to be observed by traders
  • Participate in establishing new risk analysis methodologies and consider the impact of new regulations (FRTB, Volcker, etc.)
  • Develop tools for automating, optimising and analysing various indicators (limited developments, projections, etc.)
  • Propose tools that are continually more powerful and innovative


A strategic position within the trading room.
A high degree of autonomy.
Possibility of training in underlying markets.

You should be...

Good command of financial mathematics

Knowledge of products and how financial markets work

Good command of database management tools (Excel, Access)

Comfortable with programming languages (Python, VBA, SQL, R, etc.)

Fluent English

5 years of higher education: engineering, specialisation in mathematics or statistics

How to join us


To get to know each other and make sure you will be happy as part of Societe Generale, please follow the below steps.


Get in touch

By responding to our job advertisement.


Tell us a little bit more about yourself

We’ll contact you for an initial exchange
and online tests.


Is it a match?

You’ll meet our operational team and human
resources partners.



The job is yours, and you’re ready to start the adventure.


The adventure has just begun!

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