Developing responsible and innovative financial solutions through the use of data and technology
Reporting to the Innovation Lead, as tech & data lead, you will coordinate with a wide range of business stakeholders and operational teams to implement technical and /or data driven solutions answering their needs and bringing them direct business value. We are looking for a dual profile siting in-between Computer Science and Data Science as you will need to juggle between the two depending on the use case.
During your assignment you will be responsible to:
Work with the business teams and sponsor to identify issues, challenge requirements and advise on the good solutions using a data driven approach
Identify internal or external data sources / datasets / technologies relevant to answer those objectives
Do exploratory data analysis to identify patterns, trends and discover insights in order to refine the objectives
Implement the appropriate solution (BI dashboard, machine learning model, POC API) to answer those objectives
Share the results back to business experts and present them in a clear and compelling way to the sponsor and stakeholders
Propose improvements to the business based on the interpretations of those results
Learn quickly & stay up to date with the latest technology, techniques and methods by scouting externally
Look for opportunities to use insights/datasets/code/models across other functions in the organization independently
Profile Academic Background and Certifications, Experience
Fresh graduates only
A degree with a major and a minor in the following subject is required:
o Data Science o Mathematics, Statistics or Economics o Computer Science or Information Systems
Previous academic knowledge or corporate internship experience is required with:
The ability to manipulate large dataset from database, data warehouse or data lake (Azure or AWS datalike preferred)
A good knowledge of scripting languages (must have at least Python)used for data preparation, data analysis purposes or API development.
Knowledge of Business Intelligence solutions (such as MS PowerBI, Tableau, Tibco SpotFire) will be a strong plus
Implementation of Artificial Intelligence / Machine Learning algorithms
Analytical and problem-solving mindset, with an inclination to think out of the box
Excellent level of written and verbal communication in English
Ability to make complex ideas easy to understand
Strong attention to details
Ability to cooperate
Self-motivated with a "can do" attitude
Willing to learn and develop new skills
Ability to Cooperate
Technological & Digital Savvy
Societe Generale* is one of the largest European financial services groups. Based on a diversified and integrated banking model, the Group combines financial solidity with a strategy of sustainable growth, and aims to be the reference for relationship banking, recognised on its markets, close to clients, chosen for the quality and commitment of its teams.
Societe Generale has been playing a vital role in the economy for 150 years. With more than 145,000 employees, based in 66 countries, we serve on a daily basis 31 million clients throughout the world. Societe Generale's teams offer advice and services to individual, corporate and institutional customers in three core businesses:
Retail banking in France with the Societe Generale branch network, Credit du Nord and Boursorama, offering a comprehensive range of multi-channel financial services at the leading edge of digital innovation;
International retail banking, insurance and financial services to corporates with a presence in developing economies and leading specialised businesses;
Corporate and investment banking, private banking, asset management and securities services, with recognised expertise, top international rankings and integrated solutions.
Societe Generale in Asia Pacific
Societe Generale's first presence in Asia dates back from the 19th century. Today, we have offices in 12 locations across Asia Pacific. With our regional headquarters in Hong Kong - a core hub of the worldwide Societe Generale Group - we employ close to 9,000 employees in the region. Our expertise here ranges from corporate and investment banking to asset management, securities services, specialised financial services, trade finance and cash management services.
For more information, follow us on LinkedIn @Société Générale or visit our website www.societegenerale.asia.
*as at Feb 2018
Societe Generale Corporate and Investment Bank in Asia is investing in its digital capabilities and data to boost its business development. You will be part of those initiatives under the sponsorship of senior managers of the bank.
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.