Java Core Developer in Bellinzona

Dominik Udovicic, Zürich IT Professionals
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Bellinzona, Tessin
Dominik Udovicic, Zürich IT Professionals
058 201 56 60
jetzt bewerben


For one of our clients, a big financial  institution in Zurich, is currently looking for a Java Core Developer in Bellinzona which would be responsible in the Credit Risk Reporting area for changes that go through multiple tires from the Java application through to the back-end databases.


Key Responsibilities

  • Exciting and challenging role as senior Java developer in our Credit Risk Reporting space of the Investment Banking division of the Credit Risk Organization
  • Under the guidance of a Development Manager, work directly with allocated Project Managers, Business Analysts and external IT and business teams to perform technical analysis of the existing system, implement change requests and new features
  • Provide support for the existing systems where required
  • Take responsibility for changes that go through multiple tiers from the Java application through to the back-end databases
  • Write server-side code to implement business logic
  • Write and amend stored procedures in the Sybase/SQL Server databases
  • Utilise standards, architectures, and processes to ensure that all code and development practices conform to company guidelines and industry best practices
  • Participate in all aspects of the project lifecycle, following stringent rules and procedures for testing and promoting code in compliance with company change control processes


  • Show ability to be an effective team member working closely with colleagues from multiple teams and disciplines, bringing added value to the team
  • Excellent verbal and written communication required
  • Show understanding of good project planning practices and team management processes
  • In a major production incident situation this role may require out of office hours work
  • Mentoring junior developers in the team

Essentials Skills and Qualifications


  • A core Java developer with 3-5 years’ experience (Java 7 preferably 8)
  • High level experience with low latency platform ( developing low latency, high availability multithreaded code)
  • Multi-threading experience using the Java concurrency library
  • Detailed in-depth knowledge of Garbage Collection
  • Minimum of 3 years of Database experience (Sybase preferred)
  • Experience with common Java frameworks e.g. Spring
  • Experience with UNIX (Linux / AIX / Solaris)
  • Demonstrable experience of good OO design and programming
  • Experience with all phases of the systems development lifecycle
  • Excellent organizational, problem solving, and written/verbal communication skills
  • Understanding of standard change control policies and procedures and ideally experience working in an IT environment with change control procedures
  • Willingness to provide application support to Front Office and Risk Management business clients as well as non-Swiss-based team members

Desired Skills


  • Test-driven development and design
  • JVM tuning with awareness of Garbage Collection algorithms
  • Experience of working in a continuous integration environment (TeamCity)
  • Agile working practices – Scrum / Kanban
  • Experience with Oracle Coherence or other in-memory data cache technology
  • Experience with JMS and Enterprise Messaging technologies
  • Experience with Sybase ASE (15) including performance improvement and stored procedure work
  • Experience with JMX
  • Experience with source control (preferably Subversion)
  • Experience in C++ would be advantageous
  • Business knowledge of Financial products – specifically FX and OTC derivatives products
  • Business knowledge of Credit Risk
  • Mentoring experience, especially with developers in different locations

If your Profile fits to the description above and you are looking for a new career step than we are looking forward to receive your full application at: or give me a call at: +41 58 201 56 60