Avaloq Developer Investment & Advice

Zurich, Switzerland
Permanent - Full Time
NatWest Group
Job category
Software Engineering - Technology

Our people work differently depending on their jobs and needs. From hybrid working to flexible hours, we have plenty of options that help our people to thrive.

This role is based in Switzerland and as such all normal working days must be carried out in Switzerland.

Join us as Senior Avaloq Developer Investments & Advice

  • This is an exciting opportunity for someone interested in working in an international environment, while being able to interact with various stakeholders.

  • You will be joining our organisation as it's transforming its architecture and pushing forward with innovative digital solutions in various technologies.

  • You will have the opportunity to share your technical expertise in a collaborative, agile and forward thinking team Environment.

What you'll do

We’re looking for an experienced Software Engineer to strengthen our digital propositions solutions offered to customers in Wealth Chief Digital and Information Office.

You’ll help the team manage the life cycle of our customer-facing investments platform, reviewing backlogs with the product teams and finding technical solutions for their stories.

You’ll have, or develop, a good understanding of IT processes and how they can be optimised.

Supporting in delivery high quality solutions using unit testing, integration testing and functional testing are also important facets of this role.

You’ll also be:

  • Help to ensure system adherence to architecture principles of the Bank

  • Ensuring Avaloq foundation used by the customer-facing investment platform operates efficiently

  • Analysis to solve and prevent technical issues

  • Providing testing support during all release cycles

  • Automation of various health checks to ensure smooth working Dev/Test environments

The skills you'll need

We’re looking for a technically skilled and innovative professional with a degree in computer science/engineering, business or finance. To be successful in this role you’ll need to have proven technical background and strong know-how within Avaloq Core-Banking system. Your basic know-how in web technologies like Java or API solution is of a big benefit for this role.

Candidates are also expected to have experience working in an agile and multidisciplinary team and be able to work effectively with colleagues across multiple locations, including London, Bristol, Edinburgh and Zurich.

You’ll also demonstrate:

  • Good programming skills are desired: PL/SQL and/or Avaloq Scripting

  • Analytical, structured and efficient ways of working, the ability to coordinate between teams

  • Very good command of English and excellent communication skills


At NatWest Group, we want everyone to feel welcome, regardless of your background or needs. If you need adjustments making to your working environment, we’ll do everything we can to support you. As part of this commitment, we offer flexible working options for some of our roles.

Who we are

NatWest Services (Switzerland) Ltd is a Zurich-based IT service provider and change enabler for the Wealth Businesses of NatWest Group. Our experienced teams are dedicated, determined and enthusiastic in using their capability and drive for innovation to design, build, maintain and run the delivery of an exceptional and sustainable service to UHNW, High Net Worth and Affluent clients.

The NatWest Group Wealth entities offer its clients a comprehensive range of private banking, wealth planning and investment management services through the Coutts, Private Client Advice & Investment Services (PCAIS) and Premier Banking brands. To anticipate and respond to changing client demand, there is a growing emphasis on delivering a full range of innovative digital services.