TRAINEE: Volatility and Exotic Equity Commando Developer

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • Internships & Graduate Trainee, Full time
  • Societe Generale
  • 23 Mar 18 2018-03-23

TRAINEE: Volatility and Exotic Equity Commando Developer


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.

As part of the Front Office IT department the Volatility and Exotic Equity RAD team is in charge of development and support of multiple FO tools used on a daily basis by Volatility and Exotic Equity products traders and sales.

The Volatility and Exotic Equity derivatives trading desks deal with Warrants, Index / Stocks Volatility and Exotic products. The main assignments for a Front Office developer are to develop and support applications for this trading team.


The Trainee will be part of the RAD development team and will participate in the day to day support and application development with a stronger focus on Excel spreadsheets development and maintenance.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Participate into Front Office applications development
  • Involve into the day to day support for the Front Office users
  • Understand users requirements
  • Communicate and report to IT peers and trading teams


Your Profile:

  • Hold a relevant Bachelors or Masters degree in Computer Science, Engineering or similar
  • Experienced in developing Excel / VBA macros in a banking environment
  • Good academic background with ideally / first experience with Java, C# or Python
  • Good knowledge of Mathematics and Quantitative finance
  • Knowledge Exotics and Equity derivatives products
  • Strong analytical mind
  • Good communication and team spirit
  • Well organized, reliable and quality oriented
  • Innovative and passionate about technology
  • Fluent English is mandatory

This is a fixed term 6 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.