Writing the future. Together.
Avaloq’s Edinburgh R&D centre is growing and we’re looking for you!
We are a diverse, multicultural and collaborative software company that provides SaaS and BPaaS solutions for global banking and digital wealth management clients.
Working with innovative technologies and agile development methodologies we are always looking ahead and striving for improvement, with the key to this being the talented, highly skilled people that we hire.
Under the Wealth Management Function, the Portfolio Management team is responsible for the development and support of innovative solutions in the complex and fast changing domain of Portfolio Management.
We are looking for a highly motivated Software Engineer with strong analytical/problem solving skills and an interest in financial services to join our team of agile Software Developers and Business Analysts.
What you will be doing
You will be working on the front end of new products projects that focus on digitalizing our wealth management offering.
You will work closely with Product Owners and business stakeholders to develop new product features and maintain existing ones in live production.
As a Software Engineer within the team, you will be responsible for improving the quality of the software via code reviews and automated tests.
Working within an agile environment, you will take part in the daily scrum meetings, sprint planning, retrospectives and sprint demo sessions.
What we are looking for
Degree in Information Technology or Science / Engineering, Mathematics, Economics / Finance with strong interest and background in programming
Extensive experience developing complex and interactive web applications using modern frameworks. (Preferable skills - Typescript, Angular, Material, Strong UI/UX Design, GIT, Jenkins, Nginx)
Practical knowledge of Software Development best practices, including unit testing, version control, continuous integration and design patterns
Good communication skills required to collaborate closely and effectively with colleagues and customers in other countries
What we will offer you
We offer competitive base salaries and a benefits package with private health and dental care as well as a generous pension. If you go the extra mile, 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.
For those relocating to Edinburgh from overseas or elsewhere in the UK, we also offer a relocation package to make your move that little bit easier.
In addition, we also offer the following:
flexible working hours
casual dress code
annual personal training budget
modern, open-plan office surroundings - multi-screens, adjustable sit/stand desks, dedicated dining area
fantastic office perks - free fruit, cereal and pastries, tea & coffee machines, pool table, table tennis, Foosball, discounted gym membership, parking, secure bicycle racks and shower facilities
sociable, relaxed and friendly office culture - regular themed social events, sports and fitness clubs
Place of work
We're waiting to hear from you!
For immediate consideration, please apply with an up to date C.V., outlining why you are suitable for this position