Senior Digital and AI Consultant at Avaloq Evolution AG


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Avaloq Evolution AG

Senior Digital and AI Consultant

Zürich, CH


The position

Are you passionate about digital technology and how it can be used to create a seamless digital customer experience? Do you enjoy engaging with clients and stakeholders to shape the next generation of banking applications? Do you thrive when challenged to design solutions using cutting-edge artificial intelligence (AI)/machine learning (ML), data and digital technologies?

As Digital and AI Consultant, you will play a key role in driving Avaloq’s digital and AI agenda to write the future of banking by identifying, designing and advocating state-of-the-art financial solutions which include components across the AI/ML, data and digital technology spectrum. You will use your extensive expertise in AI/ML, data and digital technologies to contribute to a seamless digital customer experience across Avaloq’s products and services, closely collaborating with clients and stakeholders across Avaloq on senior management and operational level. A balanced mix of strategic and analytical capabilities as well as a hands-on attitude are key for the success of the role.

Your responsibilities

  • Proactively identify opportunities and use cases for the financial industry liaising with relevant stakeholders and develop solution concepts using elements across the Data, Artificial Intelligence/ML and digital technology spectrum

  • Identify AI capabilities that should be delivered through strategic partners/vendors and liaise with them to assess opportunities for collaboration

  • Provide leadership and best practices around AI/ML and digital capabilities and methods to support the realisation of business initiatives

  • Liaise with relevant stakeholders to define and drive Avaloq`s digital strategy and roadmap

  • Support the development of prototypes and proof-of-concepts contributing to a seamless digital customer experience of Avaloq`s products and services

  • Teach and mentor colleagues in the use of AI, machine learning, data and new technologies

Skills and qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Computer Science, Maths, Artificial Intelligence or a related discipline

  • 5+ years of relevant work experience, with a focus on AI/ML, data and digital technologies

  • Experience in collaborating with senior leadership, clients, business and IT

  • Strong client-centric mindset and a high level of business acumen

  • Proven experience in applying AI/ML, data and digital technology methods to business problems

  • Good working knowledge of AI/ML, data and digital technologies, e.g. predictive analytics, recommender systems, deep learning, NLP, image recognition and blockchain

  • Good understanding of technological enablers (e.g. API technology) for creating a seamless digital customer experience

  • Strong oral, written and presentation skills

  • Excellent organizational and problem-solving skills

  • Experience with AI/ML platforms and frameworks, e.g. AWS, Watson, Tensorflow, Keras, Pytorch, Caffe, etc. is a plus

  • Practical experience with digital and big data technologies (e.g. smart contracts, cryptocurrencies, IoT, RPA, Hadoop) is a plus

  • Work experience in the financial industry or in financial/technology consulting is a plus

  • Fluent in German and English

Main place of work

Avaloq Evolution AG
Anna Drozdowska, Talent Acquisition Professional
Allmendstrasse 140 - 8027 Zürich - Switzerland

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