Senior Avaloq Developer

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 a Senior Avaloq Developer

  • 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

The static data and asset model is at the heart of every automation and digitalisation initiative that we do as a bank. Furthermore, well maintained static data and asset models are key enablers for services in the analytics space that enhance the client experience. 

In Application Management we are searching for a senior Avaloq Developer within the Static Data & Application Security team. Our team is responsible for the analysis and delivery of changes for the Avaloq object model, asset market data feed, security framework and for the implementation support of various projects. Additionally, we are in the central position to support various streams when changing and maintaining the object model in Avaloq.

You will be responsible for steering data solutions to business functional requirements, considering the core platform and other data sources more recently deployed to the estate to provide the most efficient use of investment spend over the short and long term.

Your other responsibilities will include:

  • Business analysis, specification, implementation and coordination of changes in the area of Avaloq static data, asset data and market price feed

  • Avaloq parameterization and development of software changes

  • Work actively with new project initiatives and challenge requirements in relation to the Avaloq Static Data model

  • Mentor less experienced engineering colleagues and be an ambassador for excellent engineering practices

  • Collaborate with stakeholders across multiple franchises & functions

The skills you'll need

To join us in this role, you’ll need strong know-how in Avaloq parameterisation, report writer, Oracle database and PL/SQL. You should also have vast experience in Avaloq migration framework, API’s and interface definitions as well as to demonstrate experience in object modelling and Avaloq Static Data. Candidates are expected to be Avaloq Certified Professionals with an university degree in computer science/engineering.

Additionally, you’ll need:

  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills

  • Clear and concise in communication

  • Ability to work independently and innovatively

  • English written and spoken

  • Banking know-how (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.