At Societe Generale, you will be joining the Global Markets division (MARK) of SG Corporate and Investment Banking. MARK offers a cross-asset approach along all its offerings : Research, Investment & Risk Management Solutions, Execution and Prime Services to asset managers, pension funds, companies, private banks, insurance companies, hedge funds, family offices, sovereign funds and distributors worldwide.
Societe Generale is a leading derivatives and derivatives player. You will join a team at the center of this expertise: the exotic hybrid trading team. This team has the responsibility to push and trade within the Capital Market division:
The Hybrid Exotic Products
The Societe Generale Index (SGI) range
An Hybrid product is a derivative involving underlyings from more than one asset class. It can involve equity, interest rate, credit, foreign exchange, commodities and inflation
Similarly the SGI range encompasses all the different assets and the indexes are either structured as cross-asset allocations or single-asset strategies. All SGI indices are structured with the aim of providing an adequate tradeoff between liquidity and performance. The SGI range of indices targets the growing market demand for absolute and uncorrelated return engines, quantitative strategies, and niches of growth such as alternative energy, water or sustainable investments
As a VIE, you will help traders in two main ways. You will split your time evenly between production tasks and IT development:
You will assist the team in day to day duties, such as :
Booking secondary trades
Monitoring and booking of internal hedge
Manage index life cycle events
Check index pricing
Control booking and hedging
You will work to further the process automation on Proprietary Index trading:
Maintain and enhanced existing VBA tools
Take part in the building of a new platform to manage SGI index in VBA SQL & Python
Development of new process to manage new trades
The best candidate must have a past experience in application development in a financial market environment.
The environment include code in Python, SQL and VBA, plus diverse internals or externals APIs (Blooomberg)
The role require to work closely with valuation team, middle office and commando team
You will learn how systematic index are traded, you will evolve in a cross asset team. This role allow the candidate to understand hedging process and complex product design.
The VIE assignment in a nutshell
This VIE in New York 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 12 months.
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.
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Graduate with a Master degree from an Engineering or Finance School in Financial Mathematics, Computer Sciences, Statistics or Probabilities.
You have outstanding programming skills and will like to lead programming projects
You are fluent in English
Your career path
To facilitate the examination of your application by our English-speaking managers, we thank you for applying in English.
Website : https://www.societegenerale.asia
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