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Fullstack Developer (Java+JavaScript

Posted on Feb 7, 2020 by Harvey Nash IT Recruitment Switzerland

Zürich, Switzerland
Immediate Start
Annual Salary

For our Client from the banking sector, we are looking for a Fullstack Java Developer:

Location: Zurich

Duration: 6 months (initially)

Overview of the project:

The Team is responsible for the development and maintenance of the key advisory systems in the bank, which are in use on a global scale. We manage a complex application landscape including professional investment portfolio construction tools and mobile applications used during client meetings. We also leverage modern portfolio optimization techniques to automate parts of the investment advice and offer a rich set of analyses to evaluate the investments of our clients. The relationship managers guide the clients through an advisory process with the help of our applications, enabling our client advisors to understand the clients' goals, define an appropriate investment strategy, monitor the impact and performance of the investments and comply with all the regulatory requirements. We continuously extend the functionality of our applications to meet the latest business needs. In 2020 we plan to further improve our global footprint with exciting new initiatives.

Key Responsibilities

  • Implement high quality, reusable and well tested software solutions (Front End as well as Back End)
  • Build new functionalities and extend the existing application(s)
  • Work closely with our business colleagues as well as other disciplines (eg, requirement engineers) to elaborate technical solutions out of the requirements
  • Troubleshoot complex technical issues
  • Write high quality technical documentation
  • Support other team members (eg, requirements engineering, testing) when needed

Essentials Skills and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor (Master is a strong plus) in Information Technology or Engineering
  • Excellent abstract and analytical thinking plus problem solving skills
  • A self-starter, being able to take ownership of tasks on short-notice and work under pressure
  • Excellent team player
  • Excellent knowledge of Object Oriented programming patterns and principles with very good Java know-how (2+ years) (enterprise context is a plus)
  • Knowledge of Databases and SQL (preferably Oracle)
  • Experience of best-practices in an enterprise development environment (eg, test-driven development, continuous integration, source code control) is a plus
  • Experience (2 years +) in implementing UI components and software solutions using JavaScript ES5 or ES6 (Typescript and Angular 2+ are a very strong plus)
  • Familiar with the multi-browser and multi-device programming and debugging
  • Fluency in English (spoken and written)

Candidate Value Proposition:

Get the opportunity to work in a very dynamic and challenging environment, as well as directly contribute to the creation of the next generation digital capabilities in the financial sector, especially in the area of portfolio solutions and advisory services. Additionally, work together with motivated and talented colleagues to lead the transition of the bank towards the usage of state of the art technologies.

For further information please contact:

Monika Bednarczyk

(see below)

Reference: 840693076

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