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Head of Software

  • Location

    Zürich, Switzerland

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  • Salary:

    Swiss Franc160000 - Swiss Franc180000 per annum + Benefits

  • Contact:

    Louis Cheesewright

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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We are currently partnered with an internationally recognised Financial company who have been a leader in this field for over 30 now needs to bring in a Head of Software on a permanent basis in the Zurich area.

As a company, they are seen as one of the most important financial centres across Europe and Asia. they have a key focus on Software solutions for Investment and Wealth Management, they are also growing across other areas such as; Software as a service, Consulting, Implementation, Training and Support.

Annually they reinvest profits into the business which they have done for several years in order to fulfil their aim of being the top provider. Enhancing their range and improving products, services and continuous training to develop employees to their maximum potential.

For this role, you will be responsible for the entire Software Engineering and Architecture of the Investment solution, you will also be leading a number of Development teams (Several to be precise) which can have over 40 employees spread across a number of locations.

Modern development, whilst staying Agile is the key goal for my client.

They need you to have;

  • A University degree with a strong background in Software Engineering and has a key interest in the latest technologies
  • Experience dealing with people from different backgrounds (Language, cultures and customer interactions)
  • Knowledge of technologies such as; Java, C++, Oracle, Postgres, Web technologies, Linux and Windows
  • Professional experience that can inspire and impress clients
  • Fluency in German and English is a must

If you are interested in learning more about this role please apply and I will look to contact you within a 48-hour notice.