GTP - Software Engineering Guru

As a Software Engineering Guru, you will benefit from the full Graduate Trainee Program offerings during your time at Vontobel.

Your opportunity

As Software Engineering Guru you will…

  • Develop software as a member of the Vontobel Digital Hub and work in agile scrum teams

  • Rotate through teams focusing on different areas of software engineering (modules): ‘Fullstack Web Application Development’, ‘IT Security’, ‘Data Integration / API Mgmt / Kafka’, ‘Mobile App Development’

  • Learn and adopt technologies such as Spring Boot, Kotlin, JMS, Angular 8, Ionic 4, HTML/CSS, Openshift, Jenkins

  • Gain additional technology skills from online courses provided on our degreed learning platform (access to Udemy content)

  • Obtain all necessary skills to work as a fullstack software engineer

  • Have the chance to optionally obtain Scrum Certification (Scrum Master and/or Product Owner)

  • Start on Oct 1, 2021 and conclude the program March 31, 2023 (18 months)

The Vontobel Digital Hub is a cross-functional environment where we develop digital wealth management solutions for our private clients businesses.

We work in agile teams with fullstack software engineers, business analysts as well as marketers and other specialists. Every team owns a specific product on its full lifecycle with a high degree of autonomy and a strong DevOps and ownership mindset. The products reach from investment apps, advisory solution for relationship manager, e-banking to digital identification and onboarding.

As a DigiHub roommate you will also be able to participate in our guilds (Scrum of Scrums, DevOps, Tech Talks, …), the bigroom planning, reviews, fuck-up beers and open space formats.

The Vontobel Digital Hub is located at our newest building at Genferstrasse 08, Zurich


Your background includes...

  • A Bachelors and/or Masters degree (university or university of applied sciences), with first relevant experience (internship or similar)

  • A study background in a technical or natural scientific field (for example computer science, data science, finance, physics, mathematics or comparable)

  • Basic coding skills

You are

  • Excited about software

  • A curious person, with an analytical and structured mindset

  • A proactive team player with a «get things done» mentality

  • Willing to go the extra mile and able to work under pressure

  • Fluent in German (at least on a B2 level)

  • Authorized to work in the EU or Switzerland

Please note: We only consider complete applications (with CV, high school/matura certificate (with grades), as well as Bachelor/Master certificates (with grades).


Hiring manager

Roger Erdt is with Vontobel for more than 12 years. With his software engineering background and project management experience he built up several web based platforms incl. finance portals, e-Banking, Intranet, and others and formed teams around this fast growing area.

Roger strongly believes in devops oriented agile software development in cross functional teams and was part of the founding team of the Vontobel Digital Hub in 2018. He is heading the Private Clients Platform department where all tech staff of the Digital Hub have their home base.



Thank you for the time to consider Vontobel. We appreciate you taking the time to submit your application. Our Talent Acquisition team will carefully assess your application and will respond to you in a timely manner.

If you have any question you can contact us through our contact form.



Zürich / Genferstrasse 8