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App Engineer - Application Developer for Financial Tools (Ref. 1376)

Bank J. Safra Sarasin AG


App Engineer - Application Developer for Financial Tools (Ref. 1376)

App Engineer - Application Developer for Financial Tools (Ref. 1376)

Bank J. Safra Sarasin Ltd is a leading sustainable private bank, offering all the advantages of the Swiss banking environment together with dynamic and personalised advisory services focusing on opportunities in international financial markets. The Bank provides a high level of services and expertise when acting as investment advisor and asset manager for private and institutional clients. Financial strength, excellent client services and outstanding quality are therefore key elements of its corporate philosophy.

J. Safra Sarasin's most valuable capital is its employees. They are essential to the success of the organisation, now and in the future. Their technical expertise, professional qualifications and social skills are highly valued by the Group's clients, management and business partners. The success of J. Safra Sarasin depends on the enthusiasm and commitment of every one of its employees worldwide.


Chief Operating Officer  


App Engineer - Application Developer for Financial Tools (Ref. 1376)


Basel, CH

Function/Position objectives

Lead developer of a multi-purpose database aggregating data and standing between Front Office and Back Office applications. Trade & asset interfaces and reconciliations.


  • Analysis of business requests
  • Design of solutions within our application environment
  • Implementation, Testing and Documentation
  • Maintenance and Support, Operative tasks (data management)
  • Project work for Trading and Asset Management projects
  • A Master's university degree (IT, math, physics) is expected
  • Previous work experience in software development is required
  • Strong analytical thinking and solution-oriented working style. Teamwork, working in a flexible and dynamic development team with a broad scope of activities
  • Good knowledge in Microsoft SQL Server Database design and management
  • Experience in programming. Strong knowledge of Python and C# is expected, preferably also experience in one of those: VBA, C/C++
  • Interest in financial topics is welcome: Derivatives & Structured Products, Portfolio Management or Compliance
  • Knowledge in the Front Arena (Prime, Omni) application is a big plus. Previous experience with Avaloq, Bloomberg, other real-time Trading or Portfolio Management systems is also an asset