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Domain Architect Infrastructure Automation (AWS Cloud Infrastructure)

Avaloq Evolution AG


Domain Architect Infrastructure Automation (AWS Cloud Infrastructure)

Company Description

Writing the future. Together. 

Avaloq is a value driven, fast-paced financial technology and services company and we are committed to developing the banking solutions of tomorrow. 

By joining Avaloq, you’ll become a key part of our effort to power the digital transformation of the financial services industry. Our ambition is big and bold – to provide full end-to-end digital solutions by combining our leading efficiency with a flexible, responsible digital user experience. Headquartered in Zurich, Avaloq has over 2,000 employees globally. More information is available at

Job Description

Your team

We are an international and multidisciplinary team providing infrastructure as code to run effectively on the public cloud our client product implementations lifecycle. We believe our colleagues come first, thinking different is an asset and innovation comes by putting customer experience at the centre of our design thinking. As we expand our SaaS public cloud client base, we are looking for a very  experienced and hands-on domain architect who has deep architectural experience to drive the interactions and collaboration with existing and potential clients ensuring their use cases are properly met by our public cloud solution and to contribute to our infrastructure automation developments.

Your mission

  • Conceptual architectural work, guidelines and patterns to design public cloud infrastructure solutions to address the client needs together with system architects in line with our domain’s software architecture, product strategy and roadmap
  • Mentor for team architects, tech leads and site reliabilities engineers in the Infrastructure Automation domain
  • Proactively identify and solve problems that have a broad impact on the business and our cloud infrastructure 
  • Hand-on mentality and capabilities to contribute in building software and systems to manage and automate platform infrastructure and applications
  • Contribute as public cloud subject matter expert in building client public cloud offers and participate to internal and client workshops
  • Anticipate internal and/or external business challenges and/or regulatory issues; recommend process, product or service improvements shaping the future of our public cloud offering


What you need

  • Professional experience as AWS solution architect to understands the setup and requirements of clients and prospects and in designing and implementing public cloud concepts and models to build SaaS and PaaS solutions in partnership with development teams 
  • High expertise in setting up AWS services (such as EC2 instances, EKS clusters, RDS DB, S3 buckets) using infrastructure as code
  • Knowledge of cloud SaaS security best practices 
  • Experience in cloud networking (e.g. EVPCs, Subnets, NAT gateway, Network Firewall, PrivateLink, Transit Gateway)
  • Experience in integrating varying application interfaces or APIs to applications deployed inside AWS, or using the AWS services
  • Ability to write Lambda functions or scripts to automate certain business or technical processes
  • Deep strategic mindset with entrepreneurial drive, openness and dynamism
  • Excellent communication using the English language, negotiation and presentation techniques and having great collaboration and team spirit
  • Willingness to knows well what other domains and divisions are doing

You will get extra points for the following

  • Combination of generic/AWS cloud/Avaloq architecture knowledge, business domain expertise,
  • Knowledge/practical application of private banking / wealth management solutions

Additional Information

Now let's talk about perks and compensation

We offer high flexibility in regards to working models (e.g. part time and home office models are possible depending on business requirements). Our base salaries are competitive and if you prove to be a superstar, you might even be entitled to an extraordinary achievement reward. Avaloq aims to share its success with all its employees by paying out “Success Share Units” depending on its performance in a given year.

At Avaloq we embrace diversity, we embrace difference. We are whole-heartedly committed to equal employment opportunities and we foster an inclusive culture where everyone’s' contributions are valued and their voices are listened to. We hire, compensate and promote regardless of origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other fascinating characteristics that make us different. Please note that our job descriptions are intended to be written in an inclusive and gender neutral language.

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