Application Engineer Backoffice and Payments Zurich (CH)

Information Technology
Full Time (≥ 80%)
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About us

LGT Private Banking is a leading international private bank and independent family-owned business. Our thinking is long-term, and we strive to innovate. In recent years, we have grown strongly - in Europe and in Asia. To ensure we remain successful, one factor is crucial: digitalization. It is a key strategic priority in the coming years. We want to combine the best of the analog and digital worlds, in interdisciplinary and agile teams. Our goal: to create a truly personal customer experience thanks to state-of-the-art services.

Your challenge

You are a motivated and experienced reinforcement for our development team with flair for quality and lean processes. You help to keep the back office and payment processes secure and continuously automate and optimize them in close cooperation with our technical specialists and using the latest technology. As part of a team of five, you will support our on sustainability and stability focused organization in its technological transformation as a specialized business informatics specialist. Your tasks include:

  • Project and implementation work (rough and detailed concepts, programming, integration, testing and rollout).
  • Implementation of customer requirements in Avaloq (especially payment and back office applications)
  • Creation and support of in-house developments and interfaces
  • Introduction of new Avaloq releases and service packs
  • Functional development of Avaloq
  • Introduction and stabilization of OpenBanking / PSD2, as container solution

Your profile

  • Higher technical education and further training as well as several years of professional experience in consulting or in the financial sector
  • Flair for conceptual work (analysis, solution-oriented thinking)
  • Working with agile methods (Scrum, DevOps, Kanban) as well as good programming skills in PL/SQL
  • OpenBanking / PSD2 experience, Avaloq Core Banking and Avaloq Front Platform knowledge are advantageous
  • Fluent in German and good English skills, both written and spoken
  • Team player with good communication skills, resilient personality with initiative, strong implementation skills and high social competence
  • Systematic, structured and independent way of working
  • Desire to in a dynamic environment

Benefits at LGT

A great place to work – a great place to have impact: LGT promotes diversity among its employees. We believe that an inclusive and appreciative corporate culture is the driver for a great workplace and provides the opportunity to create a unique and successful team. That's why our employees can also benefit from many additional benefits.

Family & Work:

  • Various flexible work models  
  • Sabbatical 
  • At least 25 days annual leave, depending on age
  • Special paid leave options  
  • Maternity and paternity leave, options for further parental leave

Your Health:

  • Employee health and wellbeing program  
  • Subsidized classes (yoga, fitness) 
  • Healthy meal options 
  • Fresh fruit supplied daily  

Growing Together:

  • Internal courses 
  • External courses offered by the Liechtenstein Academy 
  • Support for external training and further education 
  • Coaching and mentoring programs 
  • International assignments 
  • Intrapreneurship program  

Perks & Advantages:

  • Discounts on LGT banking products and services 
  • LGT co-investments 
  • Discounts on health and property insurance  
  • Pension plan with individualized options 
  • Various mobility/e-mobility initiatives  
  • Recognition of major life events  

Do you feel addressed? Then simply fill out the online application. We look forward to getting to know you.


Nicole Bider-Wyss

Nicole Bider-Wyss

Senior HR Manager
LGT Bank (Schweiz) AG Lange Gasse 15, Postfach , 4002 Basel Switzerland

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