GTP – Avaloq and Business Informatics Engineer

As Avaloq Specialist, you will benefit from the full Graduate Trainee Program offerings during your time at Vontobel.

Your opportunity

As Avaloq and Business Informatics Engineer, you will…

  • Rotate within the different modules of Avaloq as well as learning about the different connected systems & applications around Avaloq

  • Design, implement and test tomorrow’s core banking functionalities.

  • Analyze regulatory requirements and automate current processes.

  • You will be required to obtain a high-value Avaloq certification ,or FastTrack Banking FSB and/ or attend a relevant IT conference of your choice within Europe

  • Start on October 1, 2021 and conclude the program September 30, 2023 (24 months)

After the completion of your program, we can see you enter various openings, such as Software Engineer Avaloq.

You will be based in the heart of Vontobel, close to our business at Bleicherweg 21, Zurich.

You will be focusing on Business Analysis, Application Development and Parametrization in Core Banking Systems. All transactions that are carried out at the numerous locations worldwide have to be processed via core applications and distributed to various data recipients (Avaloq, Securities center, Data Integration Layer, Risk applications, Finance applications, SAP, Output management, etc.), you will focus on Avaloq and its different implementation across all of Vontobel.


Your background includes..

  • A Masters degree (university or university of applied sciences) with a maximum of 24 months of experience

  • A study background in IT, Business IT, mathematics, Physics or similar

  • At least one work experience prior

You are

  • Excited about modern core banking systems (Avaloq, etc.) and interface engineering

  • Interested in using the Avaloq environment for analyzing, parametrizing and implementing

  • A person with a strong analytical and structured mindset

  • A proactive person, team player and able to work under pressure

  • Prepared to complete additional training (Avaloq, PL/SQL)

  • Fluent in English and German (business level)

  • Authorized to work in the EU or Switzerland, we welcome candidates with an international background


Hiring manager

Manuel Steiner has been with Vontobel since 1991 and leads the department of Vontobel’s core IT, the heart of all our transactions. Find him on linkedin:


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 / Bleicherweg 21