Head Clearing Services

  • Competitive
  • Zurich, Switzerland
  • Permanent, Full time
  • SIX Group Services AG
  • 19 Apr 19

Head Clearing Services

From the end of 2020, a new Clearing platform will support SIX x-clear in becoming more competitive and more customer friendly. For the operation and further development of this modern application, a team of experts will be recruited. This team will act as a link between business operations and the external software provider. For the formation and management of this team, we are looking for a competent and experienced leader who will actively help shape the new Clearing application.

Main duties

  • Establish and lead the IT team 'Clearing Services' with five members
  • Cooperate in the 'New Clearing Platform' project, which is providing the new application
  • Take up and implement business requirements in the area(s) of maintenance, run and change
  • Ensure business support and the stable operation of the Clearing application
  • Take responsibility for the delivery and service management
  • Collaborate closely with business, the suppliers and other IT units


Your profile
  • Higher technical training in IT or Business Information (Polytechnic, University)
  • 7 to 10 years management experience in an IT operations or development environment
  • Reliable team-player, with excellent communication and negotiation skills
  • Experience in the areas of software development and project management
  • Experience in Java development, Unix and testing
  • Experience in delivery and service management
  • Knowledge of agile software development and DevOps
  • Experience in the securities environment or post-trading / clearing
  • German skills would be an advantage

If you have any questions, please call Melanie Kurath +41 58 399 31 80.

We strive for a diverse workforce and welcome all applicants regardless of personal background.

We only accept online direct applications.

Melanie Kurath
Human Resources
+41 58 399 31 80