Junior IT Consultant

We are looking for a

Junior IT Consultant

Mirai Solutions is a Zurich based company founded in 2009 with a record of successful projects in the financial and economic sector. We are dedicated to providing high quality analytic consultancy services as well as implementing solutions in the financial sector, with a focus on risk management. Due to recent expansion we seek a highly motivated and talented Junior IT Consultant. Workplace is Zurich.

As Junior IT Consultant you will contribute to all aspects of client projects. You will receive the necessary support to meet the demands of daily project work. You identify and concretize business requirements in close cooperation with business users, provide technical specifications and participate in design, architecture, development, documentation, testing and operations of customized data analysis and risk quantification applications. You further also contribute to internal projects which include implementation of prototypes, frameworks and solutions supporting our business development.

Basic qualifications:

  • Fluency in English, both written and oral
  • Masters degree in Computer Science or related field (Engineering, Math,…)
  • Strong understanding of functional programming principles and object-oriented design
  • Solid understanding of data structures, algorithms, distributed systems and concurrent programming
  • Ability to think critically and arrive at elegant solutions to challenging problems
  • Proficiency in Scala and/or Java
  • Experience in developing in Linux and Windows environments
  • Ability, passion and drive to continually improve your knowledge and learn new technologies
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Team-oriented, reliable and self-driven
  • Service-orientation with a strong focus on customer satisfaction
  • Living in CH

Additional preferred qualifications:

  • Knowledge of at least one more additional modern programming language such as C# and C/C++
  • Knowledge of at least one statistical/technical computing programming language such as R, Python or MATLAB
  • Fluency in German, both written and oral
  • Experience with modern web technologies such as JavaScript and HTML5

If you are a fast learner and are interested to contribute in a small but strong team in a dynamic environment, please send your application (cover letter, CV, references), indicating preferred and earliest possible starting date, to:

Mirai Solutions GmbH
Guido Maggio

If you have any additional questions about the job offer or would like to get more information, please contact us by email