UBS Financial Services Senior Oracle Developer in Zürich, Switzerland

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Business Divisions:

Corporate Center

Your role:

Are you passionate about delivering real business value by building Oracle based applications and integrating state of the art 3rd party components? Are you rock solid when working in cross-country, cross-vendor developer teams? We're looking for someone like this to help us. You will:

  • lead the development of the Oracle part for ELA (Electronic Longterm Archive)

  • integrate 3rd party software components

  • support the testing the team in order to create appropriate test cases

  • collaborate closely with the Architects and Business Analysts

  • track, document and report progress to the Project Managers

  • provide third level support to investigate and fix production problems


Senior Oracle Developer



Job Type:

Full Time

Country / State:

Switzerland, Switzerland - Zürich

Function Category:

Information Technology (IT)

What we offer:

Together. That’s how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Why UBS? Video

Take the next step:

Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.

Disclaimer / Policy Statements:

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

Your team:

You'll be working in the Application Development organization in Zurich supporting Records & Document Management IT. We're a highly dynamic, diverse international team. You will start your journey with a focus on learning the core of ELA to get ready for the next releases ahead.

Your experience and skills:

  • You have

  • 5 years+ experience in IT engineering and development with SQL and PL/SQL

  • expert engineering and software development skills on Oracle platforms (10 and later) on Unix operating systems (Solaris and Linux)

  • experience in integrating 3rd party software into an enterprise environment

  • good Perl and Shell scripting skills

  • excellent understanding of IT-security and related aspects (e.g. access, security protocols at all levels of the network stack as well as within application design and deployment)

  • rational and analytical approach to problem solving, issue investigation and resolution

  • experience as a DBA as well as product knowledge of OpenText would be a plus

  • You are

  • fluent in English and German

  • used to communicate effectively across varied areas including technology, business and senior leadership

  • used to work independently, handle multiple tasks and projects and adapt to a constantly changing environment

  • able to understand business processes and needs

  • pragmatic and proactive when issues arise

About us:

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in almost 900 offices and more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?