IT Software Engineer (m/f)

  • Competitive
  • Zurich, Switzerland
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Swisslinx
  • 24 Sep 16

IT Software Engineer (m/f)

About our client
Our client, a world-leading financial institution based in Zurich, is currently looking for an IT Software Engineer to join on a contract basis.

Do you have attention to detail, strong programming skills and mathematical abilities with the capacity to provide high quality applications? If so, we are looking for YOU!

Your mission
- Software Engineering
- Quantitative Financial Engineering
- Designing and building complex GUI
- Building complex publication ready customizable reports and documents

Your background
- Proven track record as a Software Engineer
- Proven track record of development in an Object Oriented language
- Development skills in C#
- Understanding of VB6/VBA
- Experience in designing and building complex Graphical User Interfaces
- Knowhow of mathematical tools (e.g. Matlab, Nag)
- Experience in Quantitative finance and/or financial engineering
- Experience working in financial software projects / worked for a financial institution
- Fluent English communication skills in verbal and written

Nice to have
- Development skills in JavaScript
- Development skills in HTML5
- Knowledge of portfolio construction and analytics
- Experience of Monte Carlo Simulation

Soft-skills
- Teamplayer
- Proactive
- Independent
- Problem solving skills