C# WPF/Silverlight Developer - Investment Banking

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Start date:
6 months +
RM IT Professioanl Resources AG
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Scope of work:

C# WPF/Silverlight Developer to integrate FX Derivatives Pricing Engine, features and products into a Cross Asset Portal (Silverlight). This is a great opportunity to be part of an international team and work within a fast paced and dynamic environment for a major bank in Zurich.


General technical skills
  • Has an in depth understanding of OO principles.
  • Is an expert in Silverlight/WPF and C#
  • Demonstrates experience of using Design Patterns (advantages and drawbacks).
  • Has experience of developing software for a large Enterprise, including n-tier development.
  • Has experience of using 3rd party frameworks/components (e.g. Telerik) and can decide when it is appropriate to use these.
  • RDBMS experience (e.g. SQL Server / Oracle) helpful
  • Has worked on applications with complex scalability and performance challenges.
  • Experience of the full project lifecycle.
  • Understanding and exposure to Test Driven Development.
  • Experience of Agile practices and processes (e.g. SCRUM).
  • Has used a language other than .NET e.g. Java or scripting language.
  • Knowledge of real-time trading platforms or other critical transaction based solutions.
  • Hands-on knowledge of FX or similarly complex investment banking products would be ideal.

What we're looking for in an individual
  • Excellent written and spoken English.
  • A team-first attitude, ability to work from minimal requirements and a quick thinker.
  • Motivation to support others, to share information and knowledge and to work effectively towards shared goals.
  • Can explain complex ideas clearly.
  • Proactive in seeking help when needed, and happy to admit when they don't understand something.
  • A desire to excel in one's job, by actively learning about new technologies and gaining insight into the business we serve.

If you think you are the ideal candidate, send us your up to date CV in Word format and a daytime telephone number. Non-EU nationals cannot be considered for this role.