Java Software Engineer

  • Avaloq
  • Zürich, Switzerland
  • 12/03/2018
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Job Description

Help us shape the future of banking.

The Avaloq group is an internationally leading Fintech company. Avaloq is the only independent provider for the financial industry to both develop and operate its own software. Headquartered in Switzerland and with branches in the most demanding financial centres worldwide, the company employs more than 2,200 highly qualified banking and IT specialists and has a global customer base of more than 150 financial institutions.

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The position

The unit Tools Innovation is responsible for the implementation of a professional development environment used both by internal developers and clients' customization experts. 
The modern Eclipse based environment is aimed to meet the high demands of our customers in an innovative way.

As a Software Engineer you design and implement functionalities in our integrated software lifecycle management system and create automated tests to assure their quality.

You work in a team of highly qualified specialists. Your contact to internal and external customers constantly challenges you to improve your knowledge of the software you create.

Your responsibilities

  • Analysis, design and implementation of new functionalities
  • Quality assurance and automated test implementation
  • Modelling of software lifecycle management processes
  • Use and extension of the JEE based server framework
  • Use and extension of the Eclipse development framework
  • Taking responsibility in an agile development environment


  • University degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Experience in object oriented software engineering, preferably with Java

Professional Requirements

  • Experience in requirements engineering and with software lifecycle management systems
  • Fluent in English (written and spoken)

As an asset you have experience:

  • in user experience design
  • with JEE and/or IDE development
  • Oracle / PLSQL
  • Structured and autonomous approach to working
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Ability to explain complex concepts in an approachable and understandable manner

Personal Requirements

  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Highly motivated, committed and adaptive personality
  • Team player

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