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Database engineer to Technology Trading FX at SEB in Stockholm

About the job

SEB is a leading financial services group, and at the same time, one of the largest IT employers in the Nordics.

Banking is changing rapidly, and we are proud of our reputation for being entrepreneurial and innovative in the face of change. Our brilliant techies work hard to future proof SEB’s digital architecture and customer products because it genuinely makes a huge impact for our customers and colleagues.

Are you motivated by delivering customer value with high quality? Are you driven by understanding the whole picture? Are you a person who thinks continuous improvement is the natural way of working? If so, this could be a great fit.

As a member of our Technology Trading FX you will work in a fast-paced work environment and contribute to the continuous delivery of our FX trading platforms and their auxiliary systems.

The delivery team is part of the FX Tribe which consists of around 100 employees and consultants that together provide development and maintenance for the foreign exchange trading.

What you will be doing

Your role as a database engineer you will involve working with requirement analysis, design and development primarily in kdb+, a powerful database used for streaming, real-time and historical data. The programming language is q, a SQL-like, general-purpose programming language built on top of kdb+. It offers high-performance, in-database analytic capabilities.

Your primary responsibility will be to ensure access to high quality data to generate value for the business and its customers. As such, you will be managing core business data to improve its value through quality and accessibility by working closely with stakeholders from trading and sales.

Our ways of working are within the SAFe framework, and we have a very close cooperation with the business which we constantly thrive to improve.

Who we are looking for

• Master’s degree in computer science or equivalent

• You have good programming knowledge in any object-oriented language, e.g Java, C++, C#

• Knowledge in Jira, Git, Jenkins and Linux skills are desirable

• Experience with q/kdb+ or database administration is highly meriting but not a necessity, training will be provided.

As a person we believe that you are passionate about development and eager to constantly learn. You are proactive and contribute with ideas and suggested improvements on our way of working. You take pride in delivering clean, efficient, maintainable, and tested code.

To be successful in this position you need to be a service-minded team-player eager to learn new things and take on multiple tasks. You are driven, structured, careful, self-going, motivated and positive as a person and you have a strong sense of responsibility and commitment. You can communicate well in English.

What we offer

We offer many experiences and benefits to our employees, and there is nuance to every individual’s career experience, but the elements that define the core of our offering are:

• Great learning & coaching opportunities

• Work-life balance

• Be part of shaping SEB FX’s future offering

• Friendly and welcoming culture

• Chances to make an impact on social or environmental issues

• Agile and modern ways of working

• Empowering environment Learn more about working at SEB It is our fundamental belief that inclusion and diversity is crucial for our future success. We strive to have an inclusive, value-driven culture where employees feel valued, respected and involved irrespective of who they are, what they believe or where they come from.

Ready to join?

Since we select candidates continuously, feel free to send in your application today, but no later than 21st of October 2022. If you have questions about the position please contact Johanna Liljedahl, Manager at

Welcome to a community of tech-savvy and passionate employees from all corners of the world. SEB is in fact one of the largest IT employers in the Nordics. Together we future proof a world of financial flows by exploring and implementing modern digital architecture and state-of-the-art technology. We are driven by collaboration, insight, and friendship. But also, a desire to change and improve. All in all, it creates a balance - where life and a stable yet exciting job can co-exist. If you want to shape tomorrow's bank - continue reading and apply today.

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  • Perk: New technologies New technologies
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