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Lead Software Engineer, 80-100%

Swiss Life Asset Management


Lead Software Engineer, 80-100%

Zurich Hauptgebäude

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Bei Swiss Life Asset Managers bringen Sie Ihre individuellen Talente und Expertise in einem motivierten und flexiblen Arbeitsumfeld ein. Sie übernehmen ein hohes Mass an Verantwortung, meistern anspruchsvolle Herausforderungen selbstständig mit Gestaltungsspielraum und in Zusammenarbeit mit professionellen Teams.
Bei Swiss Life Asset Managers zu arbeiten, heisst Dynamik im stabilen Umfeld zu leben. Unsere Mitarbeitenden machen den Unterschied. Der Mensch zählt.
Flexible Arbeitsmodelle ermöglichen Ihnen berufliche und persönliche Ambitionen in Einklang zu bringen.

About us:

Swiss Life Asset Managers is implementing an international transformation program in Real Estate, introducing a modern IT platform for all European real estate units.

One of the central key applications is REDEX (Real Estate Data Exchange), a self-developed data integration platform that makes extensive external and internal data volumes available to the different surrounding systems. Part of the data integration will be implemented in the future with the standard software tool Talend. The core tasks of this application are data integration, global harmonization and data quality assurance of the data and the Real Estate Data Exchange GUI for external data suppliers.

For this purpose, we are looking for you as a motivated and dedicated Lead Software Engineer (f/m/d) who drives the vision of a modern and in the real estate environment unique Data Exchange Platform together with an international team.

Your area of responsibility:

  • As a Lead Software Engineer, you will be responsible together with two other internal experts for the "how to" in our agile team together with the 8 members nearshore developer team.

  • You have the delivery lead and the responsibility for the quality of the final product.

  • You are the internal know how expert about the application and support the product owner and the business analysts in specifying the planned developments.

  • You ensure that the external development team can work efficiently, you are the expert partner for the development team in technical and architectural questions.

  • You are part of an interdisciplinary team and act as a key person between the Business Analyst, the Product Owner and the developer team.

  • After go-live, you will support the continuous improvement and development of the tool and ensure the operation

Your profile:

  • University studies in computer science

  • 10 years plus working experience

  • Several years' experience in the following technologies: Python and/or Java and/or C#, modern data stack tools, CI/CD pipelines & Microservices

  • Ideally, you are experienced in Talend or other ELT/ETL tools & Azure Cloud technologies

  • Experience in leading nearshore / offshore development teams with agile project methods

  • Team player who interacts in an international team with international users, service providers and data providers

  • Experience in the real estate sector or financial service industry is a plus

  • Very good knowledge of English is a must, German and/or French are an advantage

What we offer:

  • Use of state-of-the-art data stack tools and technologies

  • High degree of design freedom in the development and operation of the global Data Integration Platform "REDEX" in a professional international team and dynamic growth environment

  • Detailed insight into the content of the new IT platform and all areas of a leading European institutional real estate asset manager

  • Being part of a major digitalization and transformation initiative within the European Real Estate industry

  • Close collaboration and network building with users and IT in the UK, France, Switzerland, Luxembourg and Germany

  • Attractive work location in a central lakeside location in the middle of Zurich with occasional travel opportunities


Ihre Benefits
Wir unterstützen unsere Mitarbeitenden, ihre berufliche Entwicklung und Lebensgestaltung über alle Lebensphasen hinweg optimal zu gestalten. Unsere attraktiven Vorteile tragen einen Teil dazu bei. 

Ihr Kontakt

Nicole Bienz


+41 43 547 69 07