IS Team Leader - Finance

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About US (GEMS):

ENGIE Global Energy Management & Sales (GEMS) provides energy supply solutions and risk management services to support its clients through their decarbonization journey, while optimizing ENGIE’s assets and contributing to value creation.

ENGIE is a global reference in low-carbon energy and services with a leading energy management business, piloted by its entity "Global Energy Management & Sales" who built its savoir-faire managing the Group’s large and diverse asset portfolio over 20+ years.

3,300 employees around the world develop our solutions, through +20 international business platforms. We cover the full energy mix: renewable and thermal power, natural gas & LNG, biomass, environmental products. Our experts provide tailor made solutions based on a wide range of savoir-faire in energy management with a strong focus on decarbonation and decentralization.

Our +120,00 clients span the entire value chain: producers, asset developers, financial players, utilities, distributors and industrials. Our global reach and strong local presence enable us to offer these diverse clients tailor-made services and respond to rapid changes in mature or emerging markets alike.

Our 4 expertises:

• Asset management

• Energy transition services

• Energy supply & global commodities

• Risk management & market access


At GEMS we encourage breakthrough results, team spirit, curiosity and innovation while preserving the right work/life balance for you.


More info on GEM Hub ( or LinkedIn (


The team plays a key role within the CTM / IS FINOPS Delivery Center. It is responsible for the development and the maintenance of the XRoad application which handles the invoicing and closing functions for GEMS.

CTM (Contract and Transaction Management) Solutions covers IS landscape and IS Teams managing the financial and physical engagements taken by GEM, such as PPA, Power Asset, Gas Asset, Long Term Contract, Full Supply Contract, Biomass, LNG, OTC Exotic and Vanilla, Market Operations etc…  it covers all activities of Booking & Post Trade (OT, Meteor and ETRM) linked to Expertise Centres (Risk, Finance and Operations). This scope covers as well the follow up of the Feature teams dedicated to Gas, Supply and Trading, Trading Power & SNO, Biomass, LNG and Downstream.

It evolves currently in the context of a migration from its legacy IS (“Meteor and Sungard Zynet”) to the target one (“GEMStone” based on Orchestrade solution).

CTM teams (~290 people between Paris and Brussels) are responsible for:

  • The maintenance and evolution of deal management functions (external platform feeding, product modelling, trade-life-cycle management, physical position management) on both trading IS.
  • The maintenance and evolution of Risk and Pnl functions : Pricing of the books managed by GEM trading and computation of the Risk figures (including VaR and Credit Risk), Reporting tools (based on ActivePivot).
  • The maintenance and evolution of Back Office and finance IS functions: Confirmation generations, Trade Reporting, Invoicing…
  • Teams aligned with the business platform on various perimeter developing specific solutions and maintaining the existing systems.


Main activities and responsibilities:

  • Management of the team (Between 10 to 20 people, permanents and contractors).
  • Define the role and responsibilities within the team.
  • Identification of the key people, build succession and backup plans.
  • Coordination and management of the relationship with the users and the other IT teams.
  • Budget Management and follow-up.
  • Project management: define suitable project organization, communication, functional and technical architecture proposal.

Hard skills:

  • Must have:
    • Proven development skills at Tech Lead level on:
      • Java
      • React JS
      • SQL Server
      • Cloud (Azure)
    • Good knowledge of financial derivative products (life cycle), ideally for commodities or energy products.
    • Application Lifecycle Management
    • Good knowledge on technical and applicative architecture.
    • Good knowledge on back-office functions
  • Good to have:
    • Product management skills

Soft skills:

  • Must have:
    • Communicating
    • Conceptual and practical thinking
    • Taking initiatives
    • Working together
  • Good to have:
    • Coaching attitude
    • Developing others

Education and professional background:

  • Master’s degree in engineering with a proven specialty in IT or equivalent.
  • Over 10 years’ experience.
  • Previous experience (over 3 years) in the management of IT teams.
  • Good to have: previous experience in development and management of Back-Office functions in a Deal and Risk Management system


  • English as a working language (mandatory)
  • French (mandatory)


Occasional travels to Brussels and possibly Singapore are expected.


If you meet these requirements, then you are the talent we are looking for. Do not waste time! 

Apply by attaching your updated CV, regardless your gender.


ENGIE Global Energy Management & Sales is committed to create a gender-neutral environment that unlocks the potential of everyone and provide equal employment opportunities for all individuals. 


All our positions are open to people with disabilities, please let your recruiter know if you need reasonable accommodations to be able to participate in the recruitment process, they will be happy to assist you. 

About ENGIE:

Our group is a global reference in low-carbon energy and services. Our purpose (“raison d’être”) is to act to accelerate the transition towards a carbon-neutral world, through reduced energy consumption and more environmentally-friendly solutions, reconciling economic performance with a positive impact on people and the planet. We rely on our key businesses (gas, renewable energy, services) to offer competitive solutions to our customers. With our 170,000 employees, our customers, partners and stakeholders, we are a community of Imaginative Builders, committed every day to more harmonious progress


Unité commerciale:  GEMS
Division:  GEMS - EC IS
Entité légale:  ENGIE Global Markets S.A.S.
Type de contrat:  CDI
Type d'emploi: 
Expérience professionnelle:  Qualifié ( >3 expérience <15 ans)
Niveau d'instruction:  Bac+4 / Bac + 5 (Master, MBA)