Software Engineer - Backend - (mid-senior level) - 4 day week option available at Avaloq (Edinburgh, UK)

Software Engineer - Backend - (mid-senior level) - 4 day week option available at Avaloq (Edinburgh, UK)

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Location: Edinburgh, UK
Type: Full Time
Created: 2021-10-20 05:00:21

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Job Description

In our DevTech division, we deliver highly scalable and performant software – with passion. We consist of hundreds of Software Engineers, Architects, Product Owners and Cluster Leads and speak fluent agile – amongst many other languages. Our vision is clear – we want to code software that provides simplicity for a new era. We think that we are great at what we do, working with brilliant people on future-ready solutions every day. Our flat hierarchies enable everyone to have a voice and we are always looking for new ones, helping us to become even more innovative. Your mission:

  • Closely collaborate with the Product Owner, Business Analysts and other Software Engineers
  • Design, develop and maintain thought-out solutions within the team’s responsibility
  • Improve and optimize existing functionalities
  • Develop and maintain automated tests
  • Take ownership and responsibility for your area of expertise


What you need:

  • In depth knowledge in software engineering focusing on technologies like Java, Spring framework and Spring Boot, Hibernate/JPA, SQL
  • Hands-on experience in building distributed applications, (preferably) using microservice architectures and various integration patterns (messaging, RESTful API)
  • Good knowledge and sound understanding of database technologies (SQL, Oracle PL/SQL)
  • Eager to learn and understand the business needs aiming to provide clean designs and high-quality code
  • Strong conceptual and analytical mind with a structured and autonomous approach to work on complex technical and business problems

You will get extra points for the following:

  • Knowledge / experience in Kubernetes / Docker (Openshift)
  • Knowledge / experience in Git, Gradle, Jenkins, Bash
  • Interest for the banking business

Additional Information

What you can expect: It’s all about getting to know our teams and to e-meet with us. We will use video interviews to give you the opportunity to meet your future colleagues and get a first insight into Avaloq’s unique culture. 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. Avaloq aims to share its success with all its employees by paying out “Success Share Units” depending on its performance in a given year. Don’t be shy – apply! Please only apply online.