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TRAINEE: Forex and Fixed Income Application Developer


  • Contribute actively to the build-out and support of the FIC flow chains
  • Foster proximity and continuous interactions with the trading & sales
  • Help the team provide great support services to its users
  • Help the team build quality software, tailored to user needs
  • Apply modern development practices such as clean code, refactoring, unit testing and continuous integration


  • Recent graduate in Computer Science or Finanical related degrees
  • A positive, energetic fast learner, and eager to develop a long-term career in the banking industry
  • Good level of programming skills (C#, OOP, Python, VBA) 
  • Being analytical, organized and collaborative
  • Excellent communication with proficiency in English
  • Knowledge of Forex, Fixed Income, Option products is a plus

This is a fixed term 12 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.


Company Description

Societe Generale is one of the leading European financial services groups. Founded in 1864, we have been playing a vital role in the economy for over 150 years. With more than 148,000 employees based in 76 countries worldwide, we accompany 32 million clients throughout the world on a daily basis. Based on a diversified universal banking model, the Group combines financial strength with a strategy of sustainable growth.

ASIA-PACIFIC (ASIA), as one of the Business Units of Societe Generale, operates in 12 locations across the Asia Pacific region, employing over 2,500 employees with the regional headquarter located in Hong Kong. Our activities here are centered on Societe Generale's Global Banking & Investor Solutions pole (GBIS), a major growth engine for the Group and a key pillar of Societe Generale's universal banking model. Our expertise in Asia Pacific ranges from Corporate & Investment Banking (Advisory, Financing and Global Markets) to Asset Management, Global Transaction Banking and specialised financial services like Equipment & Vendor Finance and Vehicle Leasing & Fleet Management. In addition, Societe Generale's Global Solution Centre (SGGSC) in Bangalore and Chennai offers customised business solutions to the Societe Generale Group globally including ASIA.

Department Description

You will be part of one of the feature teams of our technology department, working for Fixed Income and Currencies (FIC) business line. Your team support the business desks and delivers value for business every 2 weeks or faster. You are very motivated by customer satisfaction, enjoy building quality software and always look for ways to do things better.

We are looking for people who enjoy what they do and enjoy collaboration with teammates and business users. Someone who understands that communication is extremely important and it requires constant attention. We are NOT looking for someone who knows about agile software development, but “is Agile” and knows what we mean with this.

You are humble enough to never stop learning as you will work with various profiles.

You don’t have to be “the best”, but you have to do your job as best as you can. Société Générale will provide the means for you to grow.

Why Join Us?

As soon as you arrive, you will be integrated into our teams and will learn every day alongside our experts, who will support you in your tasks. Gradually, you will become more independent in your projects, making this experience a real career accelerator. You will also discover all the diversity of our businesses, in a sector that is constantly evolving and innovating.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, sexual or gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Closed a year ago
Closed a year ago
  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:

    All Disciplines

  • Work rights:

    Hong Kong Permanent Resident, Hong

  • Locations:

    Hong Kong (Hong

  • Closing Date:2nd Sep 2021, 3:00 pm


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