Avaloq in the UK

Join Avaloq in the UK and help us realize our commitment to developing banking and wealth management technology for the new era.

You will become part of a diverse, multicultural and collaborative company that provides SaaS and BPaaS solutions for global banking and digital wealth management clients.

We opened our first UK office in London in 2011, followed by our Edinburgh office the year after. Since then, we have been working with innovative technologies and agile development methodologies while providing an exceptional service to our many clients.

With our strong foundations in place, we also have more time to look ahead and strive for improvement – with the key to this being the talented and highly skilled people that make up our team.

Avaloq London in numbers

58

employees in London

2011

the year our London office was founded

10

nationalities make up our London team

Avaloq Edinburgh in numbers

122

employees in Edinburgh

2012

the year our Edinburgh office was founded

21

nationalities make up our Edinburgh team

“London is not only one of the world’s major financial centres, it is also a leading fintech hub and we are intent on growing our UK business. The London team works closely with our development centre in Edinburgh and is focused on all client-related aspects including sales, implementation and service delivery.”

Jonathan Davis

Managing Director UK & Ire, London

“Since joining Avaloq as a Software Engineer in 2013, I have lead a variety of development teams, and been seconded to a commercial role managing Avaloq partners. I love the challenges of delivering complex banking solutions to customers across Europe.”

Fraser Halley

Head of Product Localisation Europe

Get to know the Avaloq UK team

When it comes to the workplace, a great team can make all the difference. Find out who we are and what makes us tick – and discover where you could fit in.

Why you should consider Avaloq UK as the next step in your journey

Challenging tasks, the work-life balance and a friendly, welcoming and supportive environment are key factors as to why people join Avaloq.

We are a diverse and multicultural group of people and no matter where you are based, our collaborative and supportive office environment means your ideas and suggestions will always be encouraged and welcomed.

To help you settle in when you join, you will also be given all the tools and training you need to be successful – not to mention a warm welcome from your new colleagues.

Take a look at some of the benefits we offer

  • Flexible working hours as well as option to work from home
  • Private health and dental care
  • Generous pension scheme
  • Annual personal training budget
  • Option to buy/sell annual leave allowance
  • Modern, open-plan office surroundings – multi-screens, adjustable sit/stand desks, dedicated dining area
  • Sociable, relaxed and friendly office culture – with regular themed social gatherings, sports and fitness clubs, and other events

More benefits

Generous referral bonus scheme

Various off-the-clock activities

Flexible working arrangements

Local initiatives “Doing well by doing good”

“I enjoy working at Avaloq because I get to develop some interesting products while learning new technologies, as well as being able to help customers with their questions and issues. I also love the working culture here, as I can always find someone to chat to by the coffee machine or the pool table. And, if I’m ever stuck on a problem, people are happy to help.”

Laura Brewis

Software Engineer – Edinburgh

“Avaloq has provided me with a huge amount of important career growth, with my recent promotion to Product Owner being a big milestone for me. The flexible working hours and fun-filled office, where I can grab a coffee and play some pool or ping pong, makes the day-to day very easy. Plus, there are the added perks of being able to travel occasionally for business trips.”

Gordon Allan

Product Owner – Edinburgh

“I joined Avaloq for many reasons, some of which include its entrepreneurial environment, collegiate atmosphere and its focus on providing innovative and creative solutions for its clients. It is a company that allows me to hone, refine and utilize my skillset.”

Eleazer Jegede

Key Account Manager – London

“When I joined Avaloq over five years ago I expected to work with some of the top talent in the industry, and I have not been disappointed! Every project is a fantastic journey where you are constantly learning industry best practices, innovating and solving new problems – and working alongside highly talented colleagues from around the globe.”

Prachi Bhargava

Head of Business & Technical Consulting – London

A selection of our local events and initiatives

Our success is deeply rooted in the commitment and passion displayed by every member of our team. To keep up the momentum, we offer upskilling programmes and tools that support our people while ensuring they have fun in the process.

Sports and Wellness Activities

With an ever-growing headcount in the UK, we offer a range of activities onsite to try and cater to everyone. In Edinburgh, this includes a pool table, table tennis, table football, chess boards, yoga classes and a lunchtime running group. If that wasn’t enough, we also take part in regular 5-a-side football tournaments in Edinburgh and London, raising money for local charities in the process.

We are a very sociable bunch and we have regular events such as in-office celebrations, days at the races, bowling evenings, and other team nights out.

Knowledge Sharing

Through “Your voice counts. Be heard.”, we encourage employees to share their thoughts, ideas and worries about their workplace – and the company in general – via a user-friendly platform. With these insights, we’ll help enhance your personal and professional growth, using development tools and offering guidance so that you can reach your goals while supporting ours.

Women in Tech events

At Avaloq, we are big believers in encouraging more women to work in the world of tech. To support our efforts, we hold events at our offices as well as attend and support external events such as International Women’s Day.

We also attend local universities where we speak to students and give them advice and guidance around the different career paths and technologies available to them, not only at Avaloq but in the wider tech industry.

Help bring simplicity to the new era

Avaloq job opportunities in Edinburgh and London

Avaloq UK aims to build a valuable workforce so that we can continue delivering excellence to our clients, stakeholders and employees. Join the team and help us fulfill our ambition.

Software Engineer

As a software engineer, you will work closely with product owners, business analysts and software architects to build solutions that fulfil the product vision.

You will be surrounded by other smart, highly capable software engineers responsible for building services used by financial services companies all over the world.

Business & Technical Consultant

As a business & technical consultant, take the opportunity to establish a very successful and highly rewarding career in fintech consulting.

We’ll provide you with on-the-job training and mentoring, and we’ll also equip you with all the tools you need to succeed.

Business Analyst

As a business analyst, work with customers and partners to develop and deliver innovative solutions designed to meet market demands and help shape the banking technology of tomorrow.

In this role, take part in a host of exciting and challenging projects relating to cutting-edge Swiss, European and worldwide banking initiatives.

Contact information

Avaloq UK Operating Headquarters

1 Tanfield
Edinburgh
EH3 5DA

3rd Floor, 2 Copthall Avenue
London
EC2R 7DA

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