Front Office Developer for Fixed Income Derivatives on G10 and Asian Currencies

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Societe Generale
  • 15 Jan 17

Front Office Developer for Fixed Income Derivatives on G10 and Asian Currencies


SG CIB is the Corporate and Investment Banking arm of the Société Générale 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 team is in charge of development and support of pricing, risk analysis and P&L applications.

The team (5 people in Asia) is based in the dealing room and works closely with the traders.


Main responsibilities

  • Develop or enhance risk and pricing applications for fixed income products on G10 and Asian currencies
  • Roll-out existing systems from others locations
  • Support fixed income Front Office users on their daily requests and ensure on-duty jobs whenever requested
  • Manage users requirements and identify priorities
  • Communicate and report to IT peers and trading teams


Key Skills Areas and Knowledge Required

Operational skills:

  • Strong knowledge of C# / .NET framework
  • Good knowledge of Excel/VBA
  • Good knowledge of fixed income or equity
  • Knowledge of DevExpress is a plus

Behavioral skills:

  • Strong analytical mind to develop well-structured and simple solutions and handle daily support
  • Multitasking and flexible as required in a FO environment
  • Curious and fast-learner to step up rapidly into the setup
  • Good communication skills to support the FO users and interact with other IT peers

Experience required

  • This role requires a development experience of at least 2 years on a trading desk.