Software Engineer / IT Consultant

Mirai Solutions is a Zurich based company founded in 2009 with a record of successful projects in financial services and in particular the re-/insurance industries. We are dedicated to providing high quality analytic consultancy services as well as implementing modern software solutions.

We are looking for a highly motivated and talented

Software Engineer / IT Consultant

As Software Engineer / IT Consultant you will contribute to all aspects of client projects. You identify and concretize business requirements in close cooperation with business users, provide technical specifications and finally take on key responsibilities in design, architecture, development, documentation, testing and maintenance of customized data analytics solutions. You further also contribute to internal projects such as prototypes, frameworks and use-cases supporting our business development.

Workplace is Zurich.

Basic qualifications:

  • Fluency in English, both written and oral
  • Master degree or PhD in Computer Science or related field
  • 2+ years professional experience in software development
  • Ability to think critically and arrive at elegant solutions to challenging problems
  • Expert knowledge of Python
  • Proficiency in another language such as Java, C/C++
  • Excellent understanding of functional programming principles and object-oriented design
  • Solid understanding of data structures, algorithms and concurrent programming
  • Experience with distributed systems architecture and engineering, cloud integration
  • Experience with DevOps, CI/CD
  • Experience with big data, Apache Spark and possibly Databricks
  • Passion and drive to extend your knowledge and learn new technologies
  • Good communication skills
  • Team-oriented, reliable and self-driven
  • Service-orientation with a strong focus on customer satisfaction

Additional preferred qualifications:

  • Experience with R
  • Familiarity with containerization and container orchestration
  • Some education or experience related to financial or insurance sectors
  • Experience with agile methodologies
  • Experience with modern web technologies such as JavaScript and HTML5
  • Fluency in German

If you are living in Switzerland or planning to relocate, consider yourself 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