Trader Equity

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Societe Generale
  • 15 Aug 18 2018-08-15

Trader Equity


Societe Generale is one of the leading financial services groups in Europe. Based on a diversified and integrated banking model, the Group combines financial solidity and a strategy of sustainable growth.


Global context (description of department, team), main role and responsibilities :
The team the candidate will join trades exotic derivatives products in Hong Kong.
The activity is client driven and main markets covered are Hong Kong, Japan, Korea and
The candidate will actively participate in the creation on various core tools that are missing or need
to be upgraded. In particular, the candidate will have the opportunity to work on risk analysis tools,
allowing him to get a global view of market risks. He/she will also be asked to manage dedicated
tools to ease pricing and automate the response to client.
The candidate should have a strong academic background in both mathematics and finance. A
previous successful experience in a financial institution is an advantage. The position also requires
being fluent in English and being proficient in VBA.

* How will the candidate benefit from this position :
Transversal view of different challenges of trading.
Wide scope of products, markets and tight interaction with trading activities.
Extensive interactions with other teams (OPER, IT, sales, etc)

* Risks the candidate will be confronted to :

- Operational risks
- Ethic risks
- Credit risks
- Litigation
- Reputation


General Information

Master Level, Bac +5
Finance, IT
Ideal past experience : Has already worked on IT projects involving deep analysis of specifications and
programming leading to deliverables.
Has notion about financial concepts


Job Skills:

(Limited mandatory skills)
3 = Compulsory*
2 = Important
1 = Desirable


1 VBA 3 Widely spread in existing tools
2 SQL 3 Widely spread in existing tools
3 Financial Engineering 2 Must have some financial background

Profile to search for

IT Skills
3 = Compulsory*
2 = Important*
1 = Desirable


1 VBA 3


1 English