Middleware Engineer (12 Months Contract)

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Contract, Full time
  • Societe Generale
  • 23 Oct 17 2017-10-23

Middleware Engineer (12 Months Contract)


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.

Primary Objectives:
The role based in Hong Kong is a mixture of infrastructure support, project management and internal business users' support, reporting to the regional Head of Market Data and Pre-trade Middlware based in Hong Kong.


Major Accountabilities / Principal Responsibilities:

The candidate has Pre-trade Middleware technologies experience from Investment Banking and is a motivated IT professional focused on Pre-trade Middleware Product and Services.

  • Design, implement, support and administer middleware infrastructures to provide reliable and cost effective middleware services for the bank in Asia Pacific region
  • Ensure middleware services being offered are in line with business requirement in conjunction with global standard and practice
  • Follow, propose and implement the necessary technical evolutions to the middleware infrastructures maintaining a stable production environment at optimal cost
  • Capacity planning to ensure the various components in the IT infrastructure are capable to effectively support the business activities at optimal cost
  • Interface with service providers, business functions and IT functions regarding middleware services and solutions
  • Provide documentation for "Follow-the-Sun" support, as well as knowledge sharing across our team globally


Key Skill Areas & Knowledge Required:

  • Good knowledge of middleware content and services
  • In depth knowledge of Tibco product suites
  • Good knowledge of unix, and middleware solutions (MQ, Nirvana, IUM, RabbitMQ)
  • Good knowledge of monitoring platform (ITRS)
  • Good knowledge of programming language would be a bonus (Python)

Behavioural Competency Required:

  • Analytical, proactive and assertive
  • Team player
  • Ability to take ownership of tasks from the beginning though its conclusion
  • Excellent communication in both written and verbal
  • Excellent relationship management skill