Software Engineer PL/SQL

  • Avaloq
  • Zürich, Switzerland
  • 03/10/2018
Full time Software Engineering

Job Description

Help us shape the future of banking.Avaloq is driving the digital transformation and automation of the financial services industry. 
Our clients are the leading banks of today and tomorrow. Based on our fully integrated banking software, we create powerful digital experiences provided through a standardized Business Process as a Service (BPaaS) or Software as a Service (SaaS) model to banks and wealth managers. 

To further spur innovation, we work with clients, other fintechs, universities and hundreds of third-party developers in a uniquely collaborative way we call the Avaloq Ecosystem.

Headquartered in Switzerland, Avaloq has more than 2,000 employees and has a presence in the world’s most demanding financial and innovation centres, including Berlin, Frankfurt, Hong Kong, London, Luxembourg, Madrid, Paris, Singapore and Sydney.

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The positionWould you like to help us shaping future-proof solutions for banking? As a software engineer in PL/SQL you will design, implement and maintain the core-functionality of our system.

The Client Lifecycle Management & Object Model team is the internal and external competence center for the customer static data modules and customer lifecycle related processes. We define and maintain futureproof solutions for our clients and other modules within the Avaloq Banking Suite.

We are looking to hire a Software Engineer to support our development team in Zürich, where you will work together with several business analysts and software engineers in daily operations and in projects. Your main work will encompass development and maintenance of SQL and PL/SQL code. Any experience in Java and JavaScript are of advantage for the analysis of functionality that is integrated in the Avaloq Front Platform but not required.
Avaloq offers an unique opportunity to work on a well-established banking platform for international clients in a challenging environment, where you will be able to extend your programming and your business knowledge.
Your responsabilities

  • Implement, test and technically document features
  • Analyse and resolve software defects
  • Define and design addressing customer requirements
  • Validate effort estimates concerning own components and estimate effort to complete for new features
  • Automate tests
  • Document know-how
  • Maintain, review and improve code in own components
  • Analyse customer requirements
  • Introduce own component specific topics to a broader development community


  • University degree in computer science or equivalent

Professional requirements

  • Experience in PL/SQL and Oracle SQL, Experience with relational databases
  • Track record in software development
  • Very good knowledge of English (spoken and written), German skills of advantage.
  • Interest in banking / financial industry
  • Experience in SpringBoot or AngularJS of advantage

Personal Competencies

  • Highly-developed analytical thinking
  • Autonomous and systematic approach to working
  • A high degree of customer awareness
  • Strong sense of quality and responsibility
  • Open-minded and team oriented personality

Main place of workZurichContactAvaloq Evolution AG
Alina Tauscher, Talent Acquisition Professional
Allmendstrasse 140 - 8027 Zürich - Switzerland

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