Avaloq Developer - Client Tax

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

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

Join us as a Avaloq Developer - Client Tax

  • This is an opportunity for a technically minded individual to join us as an Avaloq Developer

  • You’ll be working with new and innovative technology to deliver high impact solutions

  • Hone your existing software engineering skills and advance your career in this critical role

What you'll do

You’ll apply widely agreed software engineering principles and methodologies to design, develop, test and maintain applications and services to achieve the stated business and technology goals within required budgets and timelines. We’ll also look to you to oversee the quality of work, making sure that it meets the technical standards for all services output.

You’ll also:

  • Align to the organisation’s architectural direction and principles, and make sure that the applications and services being built adhere to them

  • Liaise with lead engineers, architects, business analysts and other key stakeholders to understand the objectives and requirements

  • Support well thought out estimates after a thorough consideration of design, build and testing of complexity and maintainability and serviceability

  • Design and develop high-volume, high-performance and high-availability applications using proven frameworks and technologies

The skills you'll need

We are looking for an Avaloq Certified Professional (ACP) with a minimum of four years’ practical experience and a demonstrable knowledge of transactional modules such as stock exchange, corporate events, money markets etc.

You’ll also need:

  • Excellent SQL skills (Oracle PL/SQL a must and Microsoft T-SQL good to have)

  • Experience with any of Avaloq's tax modules a distinct advantage

  • Great team player with corresponding communication skills

  • Strong English, both spoken and written, German beneficial

  • Understanding of UK taxation preferred


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 an 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, Adam & Company, 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.