Front Office Developer (Associate / VP) - Structured Products IT (Exotics Equity Derivatives Front Office) - APAC

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • SOCIETE GENERALE HK
  • 20 Mar 19

Front Office Developer (Associate / VP) - Structured Products IT (Exotics Equity Derivatives Front Office) - APAC


Environment

Global Banking & Investor Solutions is the Corporate and Investment Banking arm of the Société Générale Group. Present in over 50 countries across Europe, the Americas and Asia, GBIS provides services in corporate and investment banking, asset management, private banking and securities around the world.
GBIS offers to its clients integrated and tailored solutions to respond to their specific needs.

Société Générale Asia has built a strong reputation for its structured investment solutions and is continuously expanding its business in the region.The structured products business heavily relies on technology from front to middle office to cope with the volume increase. The technology department is also a strong innovation partner for the financial sales and engineers to stay ahead of the competition.

The role is focused on the continuous Agile Development of software solutions for financial engineers, sales, traders and middle office.

The developers will work hand in hand with the project manager and users to design and develop a global strategic solution for the Structured Product business line

Mission

Responsiblities :

  • Develop services for the structured products business lines
  • Manage requirements from sales, engineering and operations
  • Design API and services with the global teams to answer the requirements
  • Support the users on their daily requests and ensure on-duty jobs whenever requested
  • Synchronize on the global backlog with the global team
  • Collaborate with the different local teams working for other business lines
  • Autonomous to collect requirements, designing solution and developing application
  • Must be creative and innovative and propose better solutions whenever possible
  • Open-minded and curious to help rationalize and maintain the existing systems
  • Foresee possible issues to avoid them in early development stages
  • Aware and curious about new technologies to share their benefits and explore them


Profile


Skills Required:
  • Proven years of Core Java FO development (Java 8, Spring boot)
  • Proven years of developing applications using Spring stack
  • Knowledge of Equity derivatives products particularly options and structured products
  • Proven experience in Agile, TDD and continuous delivery (Jenkins, Sonar)
  • Proven knowledge in RESTful APIs and Domain Driven services design
  • Technical background in Linux is preferable
  • Strong team player. Enjoy deliver solutions to the business
  • Strong analytical mind to develop well-structured and simple solutions
  • Well organized and good business analysis skills
  • Proactive, innovative and passionate about technology
  • Good communication to interact with other IT peers in HK and Paris
  • This role requires a development experience in financial industry of 5 to 7 years.