Mel Padden

Freelancer/Self-employed, Consultant Developer, ZKB - Zürcher Kantonalbank

Zuerich, Switzerland



Professional experience for Mel Padden

  • Current , since Aug 2016

    Consultant Developer

    ZKB - Zürcher Kantonalbank

    Working on the Swisscanto platform

  • Current , since Nov 2013


    Bank Julius Bär

    Targeted code optimisations for performance, reliability and testability across a range of platforms for successful processing of order management and reconciliation platforms for one of Switzerland's most prestigious private banks. Management of issue assignment and work prioritization for a team of 15 in-house developers, as an external subject matter expert.

  • Current , since Sep 2011

    Senior Engineer


    Creating a globally available tool for management and valuation of notional asset portfolios using Matlab and .NET

  • Current , since Jan 2011

    Senior .NET Consultant

    LGT Capital Management AG

    Designing and developing a bespoke reporting solution for LGT for use by LGT staff in their worldwide offices.

  • Current

    Software/Systems Engineer

    Mel Padden

  • 6 months, Jan 2015 - Jun 2015

    Senior Consultant


  • 7 months, Feb 2013 - Aug 2013

    Software Engineer

    Credit Suisse AG

    Developing a cross-asset trading portal in Silverlight (no it's not dead) and using Reactive Extensions for framework components

  • 6 months, Aug 2012 - Jan 2013

    Solution Architect

    Roche Diagnostics AG

    Composing high-performance UI and middleware components for use in medical diagnostics instruments.

  • 5 months, Sep 2010 - Jan 2011

    Senior .NET Developer

    CitiGroup LLC

    Developing core User Interface components for use by Citi's application developers working on the globally available payments system for clients of CIti.

  • 4 months, Jun 2010 - Sep 2010

    GUI developer (Javascript Specialist)

    Julius Baer AG

    Developing user interfaces for a configurable pricing and trading system for structured products on equities and precious metals.

  • 1 year and 9 months, Jul 2008 - Mar 2010

    .Net Consultant

    UBS AG

    Developed a trade monitoring solution for use by execution traders within the UBS trading and IT hub in Opfikon, Zurich

  • 2 years, Apr 2005 - Mar 2007

    Web Developer

    Continuum Technologies Ltd.

    Generalist web development position

  • 6 years and 8 months, Aug 1997 - Mar 2004


    Central Bank of Ireland

    Generalist programmer working on several kinds of project including HR maintenance projects, banking supervision applications, and database design.

Educational background for Mel Padden

  • 5 years and 1 month, Aug 1998 - Aug 2003

    Information Systems (Part-Time)

    Trinity College Dublin


  • English

    First language

  • German




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