Junior Software Engineer Backend

  • Avaloq
  • Zürich, ZH, Switzerland
  • 21/09/2020
Full time Data Science Data Analytics Big Data Statistics Software Engineering

Job Description

Writing the future. Together.

Avaloq is a value driven, fast-paced financial technology and services company and we are committed to developing the banking solutions of tomorrow.

By joining Avaloq, you’ll become a key part of our effort to power the digital transformation of the financial services industry. Our ambition is big and bold – to provide full end-to-end digital solutions by combining our leading efficiency with a flexible, responsible digital user experience. Headquartered in Zurich, Avaloq has over 2,000 employees globally. More information is available at www.avaloq.com

Your team

In our CTO division, we deliver highly scalable and performant software – with passion. We consist of hundreds of Software Engineers, Architects, Product Owners and Cluster Leads and speak fluent agile – amongst many other languages. Our vision is clear – we want to code software that provides simplicity for a new era. And we think that we are quite good, at what we do, working with brilliant people on future-ready solutions every day. Our flat hierarchies enable each and every one to have a voice and we are always looking for new ones, helping us to become even more innovative.

Your mission

  • Closely collaborate with the Product Owner, Business Analysts and other Software Engineers
  • Design, develop and maintain thought-out solutions within the team’s responsibility
  • Improve and optimize existing functionalities
  • Develop and maintain automated tests
  • Take ownership and responsibility for your area of expertise

What you need

  • University degree in Computer Science or related discipline
  • Minimum of 2 years continuous relevant software development experience
  • First practical knowledge in software engineering focusing on technologies like Java, Spring framework and Spring Boot, Hibernate/JPA, SQL
  • Hands-on experience in building distributed applications, (preferably) using microservices architectures and various integration patterns (messaging, RESTful API)
  • Good knowledge and sound understanding of database technologies (SQL, Oracle PL/SQL)
  • Eager to learn and understand the business needs aiming to provide clean designs and high-quality code
  • Strong conceptual and analytical mind with a structured and autonomous approach to work on complex technical and business problems

You will get extra points for the following

  • Knowledge / experience in Kubernetes / Docker (Openshift)
  • Konwledge / experience in Git, Gradle, Jenkins, Bash
  • Interest for the banking business

Now let’s talk about perks and compensation

We offer competitive base salaries and if you prove yourself as a super-star, you might be entitled to an extraordinary achievement reward. Depending on the performance in the respective year, Avaloq aims to share the success with all employees by paying out so called Success Share Units.


What you can expect – Recruiting @ Avaloq

It’s all about getting to know our teams and to e-meet with us. We will use video interviews to give you the opportunity to meet your future colleagues and get a first insight into Avaloq’s unique culture.

Place of work: Zurich

Don’t be shy – apply!

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

careers@avaloq.com
https://www.avaloq.com/en/job-openings

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