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HQLAᵡ Software Engineer (Zug Switzerland)

An exciting opportunity exists for a developer to help build HQLAᵡ’s new collateral exchange platform, which was successfully launched in November 2019.

Lake Zug, Switzerland around the corner of our Zug office.

Job Description

Our engineering team is critical to the success of the HQLAᵡ platform. As a software engineer, you work in an agile environment of geographically distributed teams and have a sound understanding of security engineering principles. You develop key components of the HQLAᵡ collateral exchange platform. The platform is built based on a modern tech stack that includes Kotlin, Spring Boot, ActiveMQ, Gradle, Ansible, Docker, and Corda.

You improve our platform that is based on R3’s Corda Distributed Ledger Technology. Corda allows businesses to transact directly and privately using smart contracts. These smart contracts are written in Kotlin. We interface with external systems using message queues and RPC.

Our collateral exchange platform is used by industry leaders of the financial sector. You will ensure the platform design is suitable to meet the security, resilience, and confidentiality needs of our clients.

Besides your passion for software engineering, you are comfortable in communicating with our partners such as Deutsche Börse Group and R3. You will support the tech-team in the onboarding process of new clients that includes IT due diligence assessments. As a member of the tech-team you participate in an on-call rota to monitor our production system.

Attractive and competitive benefits package included.

HQLAᵡ has offices in both Luxembourg and Zug, Switzerland. This opportunity exists in Zug, Switzerland.

Minimum Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications

About HQLAᵡ

HQLAᵡ is a partnership of financial market veterans focused on providing corporate and bank treasurers with a cost effective, standardised, transparent and scalable market solution to transfer liquidity more efficiently.

The HQLAᵡ platform uses R3’s distributed ledger technology (Corda) to record ownership of baskets of securities. Through its strong partnership with Deutsche Börse Group, HQLAᵡ has been able to integrate seamlessly with existing market infrastructure.

More information on HQLAᵡ is available here: www.hqla-x.comFor press releases on HQLAᵡ’s launch and previous milestones, see https://www.hqla-x.com/news

Interested in this role? Contact us at careers@hqla-x.com