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About the Challenge

If you have good technical, analytical and interpersonal skills and would like to broaden your expertise of financial messaging services as well as build on your people skills, then we have an interesting opportunity for you. SWIFT is currently looking for a Technical Customer Data Engineer who values quality of service as well as knowledge sharing, collaboration and managing customer relations. As a data engineer, you’ll also be turning data into insights for continuous improvement of our products and services.

Having an Agile mindset, adapting swiftly to change and thinking on your feet in case of crisis or incidents are also important features of our ideal candidate, as well as being a team player with good communication skills.


Your skills

We’re looking for technical talent with a take-charge attitude who can collaborate well with others and communicate to people with various levels of technical knowledge. As you’ll be assisting customers around the world, you need to be fluent in English. Knowing another major language is an asset.

  • You hold a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in IT, Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent
  • You have working knowledge of change management applications such as Jira, Ant, Hudson or Jenkins Tools
  • You have experience with the SWIFT product suite (GPI – FIN – Compliance Portfolio)
  • Knowledge of: API and/or MQ series, Java, XML, SQL and data visualization tools (Tableau, Microstrategies, Kibana)
  • Experience in a technical support environment in financial services, banking or similar is an asset.

Our offer

Exellys isn’t your typical recruiting or consulting agency, we’re a different breed. We are a tech talent incubator, which is every bit as cool as it sounds. Being deployed at SWIFT while working for Exellys, offers a unique combination of opportunities.

Apart from the pleasant work environment at the client, and the expertise from which you can undoubtedly learn a lot, here’s what you can expect from us:

  • You’ll join an awesome community and enter one of our Smart Programs, based on where you are in your career and where you want to go. Did we mention you’ll get a personal coach as well?
  • Next to a gross monthly salary of €2.700 – € 3.100, you'll receive a company car or a flexible mobility budget and tons of other benefits (pension, daily compensations, etc.)
  • You’ll spend most of the time at (y)our client’s, except for regular Exellys trainings, fun events, tribe meet-ups, after works, knowledge sharing sessions, etc.
  • After two years of coaching and upskilling from Exellys, you’ll get the opportunity to join (y)our client’s organization as an internal employee. Or if you prefer to stay with us, you could explore our follow-up Smart Programs as well.

Are you interested in learning more about the job? About Exellys? About our remuneration package or training programs? Hit the apply button and we’ll tell you all about it. Don’t hesitate, just go for it!

Key figures

  • SWIFT carries over 8 billion financial messages each year
  • 28 offices in 25 countries worldwide
  • Headquarters in the Netherlands in Leiden
  • More than 11,000 connected institutions in over 200 countries and territories

Company insights

More about this organisation

SWIFT provides the communications platform, products and services to connect more than 10,800 banking organisations, security institutions and corporate customers in over 200 countries and territories. SWIFT enables its users to exchange automated, standardised financial information securely and reliably, thereby lowering costs, reducing operational risk and eliminating operational inefficiencies. SWIFT also brings the financial community together to work collaboratively to shape market practice, define standards and debate issues of mutual interest.

Next steps


  • Apply now
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  • Ace a phone call
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  • Convince us
    You can expect up to 2 rounds of interviews
  • Show your skills
    A series of technical tests based on your expertise
  • Sign the contract
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