Front & Wealth Advisory Consultant

  

Front & Wealth Advisory Consultant

Do you think working in the banking sector can’t be exciting, rewarding and challenging? Think again. At Knowledge Lab, we develop pioneering solutions that enable financial institutions to make the most valuable business decisions. With us, you will have the opportunity to apply and expand your skills in ways you never thought possible - and you will have fun doing it. Join a successful team of great people with ambition, passion and ideas, all using and developing their talents for good - at work and in life.

The Position

As a Front & Wealth Advisory Consultant at Knowledge Lab, you will be the trusted partner to our clients for providing state-of-the-art Onboarding and Front Office as well as Wealth Advisory solutions in the Financial Services Industry. With your substantial domain knowledge in wealth management and banking, your focus on compliance, front-to-back processes and strong technical credibility, you understand our clients’ business needs and actively shape the path towards sustainable solutions. You will closely collaborate with consultant colleagues and our in-house team of data scientists, software engineers and UX experts when preparing showcases and prototypes. In addition, you will actively share your knowledge within the team.

Responsibilities

  • Client-facing expert for Onboarding, Front Office and Wealth Advisory
  • Understand customer business needs and shape innovative solutions
  • Design business processes that formalize existing informal activities and integrate existing legacy systems (e.g. customer backend system, cloud infrastructure, etc.)
  • Act as an expert in the different stages of the project and lead requirements, design and build phases
  • Develop showcases and prototypes for sales cases
  • Mentor and educate team members and customers

What you offer

Minimum qualifications

  • Degree in Business Administration, Finance, Computer Science or equivalent background
  • Relevant experience in the area of Client Onboarding, Front Office or Wealth Advisory in the banking industry
  • At least 2 years’ experience in process modelling (e.g. BPMN engines) and business process management platforms (e.g. Appway or similar)
  • Good understanding of technology-stack of modern banking applications
  • Experience with relational databases and querying languages (e.g. SQL)
  • Experience with programming languages (preferrably Java)
  • Open, curious, team-oriented personality with persistency and tenacityl
  • High sense of ownership and quality
  • Excellent communication skills, both towards customers and peers
  • Ability to think ahead, work independently and set priorities
  • Very strong command of English, good command of German (verbal and written)
  • Willingness to travel (mostly within Switzerland, occasionally EU/UK)

Preferred qualifications

  • Experience with core banking platforms (e.g. Avaloq or similar)
  • Know-how of Appway or Flowable
  • Methodological competence in Agile and Design Thinking

Why should you apply?

At Knowledge Lab, we offer:

  • An inclusive culture that values interdisciplinarity, freedom and responsibility
  • The possibility to shape a young company
  • Excellent growth and personal development opportunities
  • Interesting projects and challenging tasks

About Knowledge Lab

Knowledge Lab AG is a consulting, software engineering and data science company for financial institutions. Founded in 2016 and based in Zurich, Knowledge Lab serves customers within Switzerland and Europe. An interdisciplinary team of 20 employees works with its clients to develop solutions at the forefront of banking transformation. Knowledge Lab constantly researches new approaches and ideas in its own lab.

For further information please contact:

Peter Häusermann

Knowledge Lab AG

info@k-lab.ch

+41 (44) 461 09 36