Cloud & Containerization Architect

28.05. | Position with re­spon­si­bil­i­ties | 100%

Cloud & Containerization Architect

Cloud & Containerization Architect

Writing the future. Together.Avaloq is a value driven, fast-paced financial technology and services company and we are committed to developing the banking solutions of tomorrow.

By joining Avaloq, you’ll become a key part of our effort to power the digital transformation of the financial services industry. Our ambition is big and bold – to provide full end-to-end digital solutions by combining our leading efficiency with a flexible, responsible digital user experience. Headquartered in Zurich, Avaloq has over 2,000 employees globally. More information is available at
.Your teamYou are a member of the small central architecture team that drives the cross-functional evolution of our platform together with the product teams that are made up of developers and domain architects. You are responsible for both the container platform and the microservice patterns of the software that the product teams build.

You work independently with great autonomy and deliver results in agile projects together with different teams. You help your internal and external customers succeed by solving their real-world problems. You strive for perfection, but remain pragmatic. You prefer to work with source code and other technical artifacts over PowerPoint.Your mission

  • You architect hands-on the migration of the existing Avaloq Banking Suite to a Kubernetes-based container infrastructure and the creation of new cloud-native Spring Boot-based microservices to replace existing code and provide new functionality.

  • You code prototypes, write some production code in innovation projects, and review code.

  • You document architecture, educate and coach other architects and software engineers.

  • You assist with the definition of the architecture strategy and roadmap.

  • You communicate proactively with customers, partners, prospects, and all roles within Avaloq.

What you need

  • MSc or PhD in software engineering or related area.

  • 5+ years of professional experience.

  • Hands-on experience with cloud (AWS, Google Cloud, Microsoft Azure) and container technologies (Kubernetes, Docker).

  • You are a team player and good communicator.

  • You speak fluent English

You will get extra points for the following

  • Experience working for a SaaS company, banking knowledge, experience with ERP solutions, database knowledge, and open-source contributions are a plus.

  • A positive "can do" enthusiastic attitude, self-motivated and goal-oriented.

  • Fluent in German

Now let’s talk about perks and compensationWe offer competitive base salaries and if you prove yourself as a super-star, you might be entitled to an extraordinary achievement reward. Depending on the performance in the respective year, Avaloq aims to share the success with all employees by paying out so called Success Share Units.

Place of workZurichDon’t be shy – apply!Avaloq Evolution AG
Recruiter Name, Talent Acquisition Professional
Allmendstrasse 140 - 8027 Zürich - Switzerland

Please only apply online.

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Position with re­spon­si­bil­i­ties, 100%


Avaloq Group AG

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