CONTRACT - Technical Lead

Titel: CONTRACT - Technical Lead
Vertragsart: Contract
Location: Zürich, Switzerland
Gehalt/Honorar: Negotiable
Beginn: ASAP
Laufzeit: 12 Months
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Name des Kontakts: James Taylor
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Veröffentlicht am: seit 5 Monaten


Role: Technical Lead
Type: Contract
Location: Zurich
Start: ASAP
Length: 12 Months
Pensum: 100%

An opportunity to work in a very dynamic and challenging environment, as well as directly contribute to the creation of the next generation digital capabilities in the financial sector, especially in the area of portfolio solutions and advisory services.

Key Responsibilities
- Take over a technical lead role within one delivery team (about 7 - 10 people)
- Coach other engineers and support the team in utilizing developers individual expertise efficiently
- Implement high quality, reusable and well tested software solutions observing best practices and principles
- Participate actively in peer reviews, code walkthroughs etc.
- Design and contribute to prepare architectural decisions and deliver accurate detailed estimations
- Write high quality technical specification and create visualizations / technical artifacts when needed
- Support other disciplines like architecture and requirements engineering when needed
- Work closely with our business colleagues as well as other disciplines

Skills and Qualifications:
- Bachelor or Master (preferred) in Information Technology or Engineering
- A self-starter, being able to take ownership of tasks on short-notice
- Ability to work well under pressure and with strict deadlines including the ability to prioritize while handling multiple projects
- Very good communication, organizational and leadership skills
- Excellent knowledge of object oriented programming patterns and principles with very good Java know-how (5+ years) in an enterprise context
- Experience (3+ years, preferably in an enterprise context) in solution design and architecture
- Strong software design and modeling skillset including UML know-how
- Knowledge of Databases and SQL (preferably Oracle)
- Experience of best-practices in an enterprise development environment (e.g., test-driven development, continuous integration, source code control)
- Experience (2 years +) in implementing UI components and software solutions using JavaScript (Typescript and Angular 2+ is a very strong plus)
- Fluency in English (spoken and written), German is a plus