Software Engineer (Perfomance Engineering)

  • Avaloq
  • Zürich, ZH, Switzerland
  • 04/12/2019
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Job Description

Writing the future. Together.

Avaloq is a value-driven fast-paced fintech company and we are committed to develop the banking technology of tomorrow.

Leading banks and wealth managers in all major financial centres rely on our software and services, and this unique community grows every day.

Your team

As a member of the performance engineering team you will be part of an agile team of Software and Performance Engineers located in Zurich. In your new role you are analysing performance problems, implementing optimisations and developing core features for the Avaloq Banking Suite. You will design new features regarding system performance, optimise existing functionality and write technical documentation. Furthermore, you will analyse and fix problems on database and lower software layers (Oracle and OS).


Your mission

  • Development and maintenance of the UNIX/Linux scripting layer, which provides administration and configuration services, support for Oracle RAC and Exadata, cloning and anonymization utilities
  • Development and maintenance of the Background Processes framework which enables the scheduling and execution of asynchronous operations and provides an API to control and monitor external systems connecting to the Avaloq Banking Suite, such as gateways to financial services providers and adapters for E-Banking services

What you need

  • BSc/MSc degree in Computer or Nature Science
  • Experience with Oracle Databases, Oracle PL/SQL and UNIX/Linux shell scripting
  • Sound knowledge of relational database technologies
  • Solid understanding of modern software engineering principles and design
  • Strong analytical, abstract thinking and problem-solving skills as well as the ability to work under pressure while performing customer support activities and urgent production issues

You will get extra points for the following

  • Oracle Certified Professional
  • German skills
  • Experience in agile processes and events as well as in the financial industry

Now let’s talk about perks and compensation

With our compensation model, we want to share the success of the company with all our employees. We offer competitive base salaries and if you prove yourself as a super-star, you might be entitled to an extraordinary achievement reward.

Place of work

Zurich Manegg

Don’t be shy – apply!

Avaloq Evolution AG
Michelle Hiestand, Talent Acquisition Professional
Allmendstrasse 140 - 8027 Zürich - Switzerland

www.avaloq.com/en/open-positions

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