TRAINEE: Developer, Finance, Risk, Market Data

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Internships & Graduate Trainee, Full time
  • Societe Generale
  • 23 Aug 17

TRAINEE: Developer, Finance, Risk, Market Data


SG CIB is the Corporate and Investment Banking arm of the Societe Generale Group. Present in over 50 countries across Europe, the Americas and Asia. SG CIB provides corporate, financial institutions, investors and public sector clients with value-added integrated financial solutions.

The Information Technology Department (ITEC) provides and maintains IT solutions to support the business's growth. To strengthen the delivery capability, we are looking for a Trainee for 1 year based in Hong Kong.

The successful candidate will join the Finance, Risk, Market Data team (FRM). FRM team is a regional team with over 80 people based in Hong Kong and Bangalore, covering the Asia Pacific region (Japan, Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore, China, India and Australia).


You will be part of ITEC FRM Development team which is responsible for development work on our digital initiative tasks.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Participate into FRM's digital initiative tasks/project
  • Involve UX Design and development for an application using Python/Ruby (Angular JS) under Agile methodology
  • Work collaboratively with local/regional teams


Your Profile:

  • Hold a relevant Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information System or related field
  • Good Knowledge of programming
  • Good understanding and good level of Python2/3 or Ruby is a must
  • UI development experience: HTML5, jsp, Angular JS
  • Experience in REST/SOAP web service
  • Knowledge of user authentication between systems, servers and environments
  • Knowledge of version control systems, (Git or similar)
  • Knowledge of visual design is a plus
  • Knowledge of BigData, Machine Learning is a plus
  • Critical thinking, analytical skills, problem solving, think out of the box
  • Passion for innovation and building systems from the ground-up
  • Fast learner and a self-starter
  • Knowledge of banking products is a plus
  • Professional attitude - self motivated, work independently, work under pressure, multi-tasking, team player, dynamic
  • Good command of English with strong communication skill is a must

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.