Inyova is the leading digital platform for investing with a sustainability impact. Through the Inyova platform, people can invest their money in companies that represent the causes they care about (like sustainability, gender equality, etc.) – without sacrificing returns along the way.  Inyova stands for “invest in your values” and we’re on a mission to make impact investing mainstream. 

Your Role

We are looking for a Senior Backend Engineer for the Inyova team. As part of the engineering team, you will be working on tools that enable us to create & manage thousands of customer portfolios at the same time.

More concretely, you will…

  • …work on the core of Inyova’s backend tech: the portfolio generation engine
  • …improve what enables Inyova to manage thousands of portfolios: the trading module
  • …help to implement process & methods to support a growing tech team
  • …take over a leadership role in the investment tech team
  • …work closely with the Investment Office team

Your Profile

As an integral part of our engineering team, your technical expertise, your keen attention to detail, and your communication skills are crucial for you to be successful in this job.

  • You are an A-Player engineer
    • You have completed a computer science, business informatics or a comparable degree.
    • You have 5–10 years of programming experience.
    • You are a strong analytical thinker who enjoys solving complex problems. You enjoy paying meticulous attention to the detail.
    • You are good at breaking down complex problems and making them understandable to non-techies.
  • You have the following technical skills:
    • Ruby on Rails (advanced)
    • Experience with client-server architectures, application development, and using databases
    • Experience with REST APIs
    • Experience with version control systems (preferably Git)
    • Agile development method
  • Advantage is a knowledge or experience with:
    • Other backend languages, especially Python
    • Cloud services (Amazon Web Services, Kubernetes + Google Cloud)
    • Angular or other frontend languages
    • Sass or other CSS preprocessor language
  • You are fully proficient in English.


What we offer

You will join one of the hottest fintechs in Switzerland. We offer a job with purpose and so-far unsolved tech challenges. You will be exposed to a wide range of topics with high-intensity coaching from our founders and leadership team.

Specifically, you will…

  • …work on a variety of challenging and novel problems
  • use cutting-edge technologies, mainly Angular, Ionic and Ruby on Rails.
  • …work with our most talented engineers and receive coaching from our management and senior engineers
  • …define and work toward your own goals
  • …join a company with a strong purpose
  • …work in a fun environment with inspiring colleagues from all practices (investment office, marketing, customer success, design, …)
  • …get first-hand experience in a challenging startup environment
  • …work from the center of Zurich, with options to work from home / remote
  • …receive an attractive compensation package


Workload: 100% | Start date: ASAP | Location: Zurich/Frankfurt or flexible within Europe

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