Java Technical Lead

Zurich, Switzerland

Ranked as #12 on Forbes’ List of 25 Fastest Growing Public Tech Companies for 2017, EPAM is committed to providing our global team of over 25,900+ EPAMers with inspiring careers from day one. EPAMers lead with passion and honesty, and think creatively. Our people are the source of our success and we value collaboration, try to always understand our customers’ business, and strive for the highest standards of excellence. No matter where you are located, you’ll join a dedicated, diverse community that will help you discover your fullest potential.


Currently we are looking for a Java Technical Lead for our Zurich office to make the team even stronger.


  • Collaborate with analysts to understand requirements and develop appropriate functionality to agreed target dates;
  • Insure that software development gets done according to guidelines and best practices in developing good/clean quality code and to agreed target dates;
  • Work out lifecycle-based migration scenarios with appropriate experts, plan and drive appropriate migration processes;
  • Take over software component manager responsibilities like participation in policy driven assessment processes to provide clear/concise feedback and evidences;
  • Defect corrections end to end from issue handling, analysis, fixing including deployment into production;
  • Coordinate complex issues (all sorts of technical dependencies like organizing new infrastructure for EOL issues).


  • Minimum 8 years' hands-on experience in software development in a global financial services organization (banks preferred) and an understanding of what it takes to run successful projects in financial services;
  • Broadly interested and technically experienced "self-runner";
  • Proven experience in delivering complex solutions in global banks;
  • Deep knowledge of software engineering and business informatics aspects in web based database applications, but development and education with software development technology is not first priority on career path;
  • Potential to become the subject-matter expert of policy-driven general minimal enterprise requirements (MERs) for possibly multiple projects;
  • Ability to solve problems with persistency even when technical possibilities are limited;
  • Expert in building networks and connections;
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills in English, and ability to work as part of a global.

We offer

  • Experience exchange with colleagues all around the world;
  • Competitive compensation depending on experience and skills;
  • Regular assessments and salary reviews;
  • Develop integration modules for interacting with new systems and applications;
  • Opportunities for self-realization;
  • Friendly team and enjoyable working environment;
  • Corporate and social events;
  • Please note that any offers will be subject to appropriate background checks;
  • We do not accept CV from recruiting or staffing agencies.