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Chief Architect (m/f/d) - Job Frankfurt, Home office - Jobs

Chief Architect (m/f/d)

Serafin is a diversified industrial group, whose philosophy is based on more than 150 years of entrepreneurial tradition of its shareholding family. This entrepreneurial history is reflected in the philosophy to invest into companies with the aim to foster their long term development in accordance with all stakeholders.  The Group generates total revenues in excess of EUR 900 million with more than 5,000 employees.

Serafin aims to set up an independent asset manager under its own brand. The fintech with offices in Frankfurt and Zurich will be creating an ecosystem within global capital markets for private and institutional investors. The underlying technology is based on quantitative investment models with long-term live track records. Our mission is to make an impact on the asset management world with unconventional quantitative and digital investment models as the innovation leader.

Serafin Asset Management is looking for a Chief Architect (m/f/d) for our Frankfurt office.

Your challenge:

  • You develop and execute the IT Infrastructure strategy and roadmap of the robo-advisory platform
  • You implement the digital client journey with external providers and continuously improve it
  • You develop our IT security and data protection infrastructure and continuously improve our moat against cyber attacks
  • You take a keen interest in new technology and its potential application for the robo-advisory platform
  • You manage and evolve the performance of existing on and off premise IT infrastructure and 3rd party support providers and contracts ensuring that availability and capacity is closely monitored
  • You manage the configuration of our Office 365 to follow best practice for security and ease of use

Your qualification:

  • You have a university degree in Computer Science, Software Development Engineering or Mathematics
  • You have more than five years of relevant, broad engineering experience and more than two years of experience in platform development from analysis, design, implementation and testing to deployment
  • You have a sound understanding and practical experience in cyber security that includes scripting
  • You are fluent in English, German is an advantage
  • You are a conceptual thinker with strong analytical skills and problem-solving ability, who is goal and results oriented

We offer:

  • Key responsibility in developing, shaping and growing the robo-advisory platform
  • Interdisciplinary and experienced team of investment and product specialists
  • Flat hierarchies, mobile work, flexible working hours and direct work with decision makers
  • A diverse, respectful, inclusive and collaborative start-up environment with a strong backing which results in plenty of opportunities to develop your skills and career
  • Competitive total compensation package

Do you want to be one of us?

Please apply now and send us your application (including availability and salary expectations) via our applicant portal.
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Sie möchten neue Wege gehen und Verantwortung übernehmen?

Wir sind auf der Suche nach neuen Kollegen (m/w/d), die durch eine fundierte Ausbildung, einen erfolgreichen beruflichen Werdegang und Leidenschaft für ihre Tätigkeit überzeugen. Lassen Sie sich von uns durch einen nachhaltigen Ansatz, kontinuierliches Wachstum, Teamspirit, offene Türen, flache Hierarchien und einen auf Sie individuell zugeschnittenen Onboarding-Prozess überzeugen.

Wir bieten Ihnen die Möglichkeit, sich mit Ihrer Erfahrung, Persönlichkeit und Kompetenz in unsere Holding und/oder unsere Beteiligungsunternehmen einzubringen, sich stetig weiterzuentwickeln und Ihre Karriereziele mit uns zu verwirklichen.

Serafin ist eine diversifiziert aufgestellte Unternehmensgruppe, deren Philosophie auf die mehr als 150-jährige Unternehmertradition der Familie Haindl zurückgeht. Dabei bietet Serafin den Unternehmen operative und strategische Unterstützung, um sich erfolgreich weiterzuentwickeln.
Derzeit erzielt die Serafin Unternehmensgruppe mit Gesellschaften in Deutschland, der Schweiz, Großbritannien, den USA und China in Summe einen Umsatz von mehr als 900 Mio. Euro und beschäftigt 5.000 Mitarbeiter. Ziel ist es innerhalb der nächsten Jahre, durch weitere Zukäufe, den Umsatz kontinuierlich zu steigern.