Senior Avaloq Developer (Ref. 1287)

Bank J. Safra Sarasin AG


Senior Avaloq Developer (Ref. 1287)

Senior Avaloq Developer (Ref. 1287)

Bank J. Safra Sarasin Ltd is a leading sustainable private bank, offering all the advantages of the Swiss banking environment together with dynamic and personalised advisory services focusing on opportunities in international financial markets. The Bank provides a high level of services and expertise when acting as investment advisor and asset manager for private and institutional clients. Financial strength, excellent client services and outstanding quality are therefore key elements of its corporate philosophy.
J. Safra Sarasin's most valuable capital is its employees. They are essential to the success of the organisation, now and in the future. Their technical expertise, professional qualifications and social skills are highly valued by the Group's clients, management and business partners. The success of J. Safra Sarasin depends on the enthusiasm and commitment of every one of its employees worldwide.
Chief Operating Officer
Senior Avaloq Developer (Ref. 1287)
Basel, CH
Function/Position objectives
Do you have experience with Avaloq and are you keen to work in an international and dynamic environment, where your work has a direct impact on the core business? Are you excited about the world of finance and eager to tackle challenges across a wide range of products? Do you have a business mindset and the ability to drive change?
Then we are looking for you to complement our growing Avaloq team. We seek for an experienced Avaloq Developer to strengthen our in-house development and help us in shaping the future of our Core Banking infrastructure. With your profound technical skills and your comprehensive business knowledge, you drive the design of purposeful IT solutions and contribute to the constant enhancement of our services.
As a Senior Avaloq Developer, you lead the entire development process from requirements engineering, system design proposal and development up to testing assistance. You collaborate closely with our internal clients for regular development work and in the course of implementing solutions in a broader project context.
  • Own and develop software solutions in Avaloq and surrounding applications

  • Improve and maintain existing tailored solutions in Avaloq

  • Assist and consult our business owners in the definition of functional requirements

  • Act as technical project lead in your area of responsibility; govern testing campaigns and activities for solutions developed in your domain

  • Coordinate your work with developers in related areas as well as internal and external stakeholders

  • Plan and manage the development pipeline in your area of responsibility

  • Train junior members of the team and provide guidance to other developers
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in computer science, software engineering or related discipline

  • Strong software development knowledge, especially in Avaloq

  • Solid understanding of banking and finance

  • Willingness to take responsibility proactively across the whole development lifecycle

  • Ability to work independently, in a team and with various stakeholders

  • Business fluent in English


  • Bank J. Safra Sarasin AG