Senior Software Engineer

One Lochrin Square 92, Edinburgh EH3 9QA, EH39QA Edinburgh, United Kingdom | Full-timeApply Now

A bit about the role

We are looking to hire a Senior Backend Software Engineer with Avaloq experience, to work on Banking implementation projects in the area of Wealth Management & CRM. This role will navigate between teams and will be accountable for code quality and coaching less experience colleagues, with the planned progression to a tech lead role in the plan for the future. .

You will be responsible for the implementation of the core technical components and solving technical challenges in the Wealth Management application. We are looking for a highly motivated software engineer with strong conceptual skills.

Your key tasks

  • Develop features or feature extensions related to the Avaloq Wealth Management application in PL/SQL and/or Avaloq Script, parametrize functionalities in the Avaloq Banking System
  • Support business analysts in writing requirements specification and propose solutions
  • Define and document technical solution designs for new features or feature adaptions
  • Provide effort estimations for design and implementation work
  • Implementation of new and adapted features in the Avaloq Banking System, according to the Avaloq coding style
  • Do feature testing and bug fixing
  • Write documentation of new feature or adaption

A bit about you

  • A strong evidencable track record of working in a similar role.
  • In-depth knowledge and experience with PL/SQL programming, Oracle, SQL
  • Client-orientation and strong communication skills with a structured and autonomous approach to work
  • Strong analytical, problem solving and conceptual skills
  • Sense of ownership
  • Avaloq certified professional

It would be a real bonus if you have:

  • University degree in computer science, software engineering or equivalent
  • Business banking experience

Additional information

We realize that managing work life balance is a challenge we all face in our daily lives and in order to support with this we are pleased to offer hybrid and flexible working for most of our Avaloqers to maintain work life balance and still continue our fantastic Avaloq culture in our global offices.

In Avaloq we are proud to embrace diversity and understand the success of our business is built on the power of different opinions, we are whole heartedly committed to fostering an equal opportunity environment and inclusive culture where you can be your true authentic self.

We hire, compensate and promote regardless of origin, age, gender identity, sexual orientation or any other fantastic traits that make us all unique, we have done our best to write this advert in an inclusive and neutral way.

Please be aware that we will not accept speculative CV submissions for any of our roles from recruitment agencies, and any unsolicited candidate submissions will be exempt from any payment expectations.



Annual bonus

At Avaloq we work hard to remain an industry leading provider and we love to reward our colleagues with a share of that success with an annual bonus, you will even remain eligible for annual bonus while you do the hardest job of your life – taking care of your children during parental leave.

Flexible working

We understand that fitting your life around your job can be challenging which is why in most roles we offer flexible working to allow you to thrive both in and out of work.

Instant recognition

We love to see people thriving in their roles and we have an instant recognition scheme at Avaloq to help managers reward the great work our colleagues deliver with a gift to say thanks.

Access to Udemy for professional and personal learning

We think it is important to learn and grow professionally, but if you are someone who likes to learn outside of work we give you access to online learning for both professional and personal learning, with over 210,000 courses to choose from.

A bit about us

Founded and headquartered in Switzerland, Avaloq is continuously expanding its global footprint with around 2,500 colleagues in 12 countries, and more than 160 clients in 35 countries. We are an industry-leading provider of wealth management technology and services for financial institutions around the world, including private banks and wealth managers, investment managers, as well as retail and neo banks. Our research led approach and continual innovation is powered by the passion and creativity of our colleagues.
We are always looking for talented people to join us on our mission to orchestrate the financial ecosystem and democratize access to wealth management. Avaloq offers the opportunity to work closely with some of the world’s leading financial institutions as we jointly develop and shape careers. Championing a collaborative, supportive and flexible work environment empowers our colleagues to reach their full potential.

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