Software Engineering Manager/Team Lead

Job Title: Software Engineering Manager/Team Lead
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Zürich, Switzerland
Salary: Negotiable
REF: 104TLSE_1589362493
Contact Name: William Bourne
Contact Email:
Job Published: 5 months ago

Job Description

I am currently working with a leading digital transformation company based in Zürich that creates technology products, platforms and services within the Financial Services industry. These solutions and services will be specifically tailored to the long-term needs of the clients, a mixture of regional and international financial companies and organisations, including a number of Fortune 500 companies.

With over 250 successfully completed projects and 80+ software and quantitative engineers, this company is growing from strength to strength and is now looking for a Team Lead of Software Engineering to create and grow out a team of 6+ Software Engineers. This team will be created specifically to work alongside a growing client list within the development team, whose solutions are implemented in Java.

Upon starting this role, the focus will be more technically orientated and hands on, whilst taking responsibility for building and hiring Software Engineers who will then take over the core technical work, whilst the Team Lead takes a more managerial approach to leading this team, speaking with clients, architects and requirements engineers for future business opportunities

The ideal candidates will have:

  • 8+ years of experience in the field of IT or Software Engineering
  • A background in Financial Services, Insurance or a Data driven company/organisation
  • Recent experience as a Team Lead, Manager, Tech Lead or mentor/coach to more junior employees.
  • A desire to grow out and manage a team of 6+ Software Engineering professionals
  • The ability to speak professional/fluent German

Please apply directly or email for further information.