Our team consists of specialists in software development, software architecture, 3D design, mixed reality, user experience and game design. Our specialists with different cultural backgrounds can make use of their individual skills and unique approaches to problem solving in a supportive and encouraging environment.
Software Development, Strategy, Lead Link - Team Mixed Reality
Paul is one of the founders of afca. His main point of interest are new technologies and the possibilities they offer. Always concentrating on his customers’ needs he makes the best possible use of “cutting edge technologies”. Paul believes in direct communication, the agile approach and a healthy dose of pragmatism.
Gion takes care of our book-keeping remotely from the eastern part of Switzerland. He likes open communication and keeping everything well organized.
Software Development, System Administrator, Security
Markus is responsible for our server and cloud systems, has trained himself in the area of IT security and supervises projects in the Azure Cloud, Office 365, databases and of course security and data protection.
CompetencesIT-Security, Data Protection, Azure, Sharepoint, Databases, Virtualization, Office365
Software Development, Infrastructure
Michel enjoys a good atmosphere in his working environment and does his part in creating it. He likes challenging assignments and shows amazing endurance when working on solutions to problems.
Badminton is his passion. There he enjoys speed and physical effort to the fullest. He might fight as single player in the court, but coaching and teamwork are key elements during the interclub championships. This makes him a competent team player.
Mixed Reality Development
Tom’s wide area of interests ranges from elementary particle research and ferrofluids to flying model gliders. These interests are reflected in his work in the form of multi-faceted and scientific approaches to problem solving. He pushes our projects in new technological fields of application forward. His philosophical ponderings are reflected in his T-shirts “of the other kind” that keep putting smiles on our faces.
CompetencesMixed Reality, Web Technologies
Software Development, Controlling, Lead Link - Team Azure
Niklaus is fascinated by the world of mathematics. He also likes to dwell in the world of science fiction movies TV-series and books. Doing business is in his DNA. Fairness is an important value to him. Niklaus’ strong point is finding solutions to especially complex problems.
Software Development, Human Resources, Lead Link - afca.
Thomas likes a logical and structured approach to problem solving. This approach enables him to work at an impressive speed. Thomas is highly focused when working and yet ready to support his colleagues any time they may need his help.
Chris often goes to work by bicycle; not because he lives nearby but because he integrates sport in his daily routines. Chris is good at optimizing details without losing sight of the target as a whole. He likes to experiment with new things and is very patient when things don't work the way he would like them to work right away.
Software Development, Outreach
Marko is a passionate train traveler, technology enthusiast and DJ. He likes efficient meetings and processes. He works creatively and open-minded. Marko likes new versions, updates and new possibilites.
3D-Modelling & Animation
He's our expert for shapes, colors, motion, light and sound. He models virtual 3D objects, works on surfaces and textures and choreographs animations. With his large headphones on he's concentrated and efficient. This way, his work brings esthetics and design into our Mixed Reality experiences.
Software Development, Web & Cloud Development
Sven masters the balancing act between big city life and scout camp. He is very outgoing and cares about the harmony in the team. At his young age, he already brings a lot of experience in web and cloud technologies to afca. and grows with every challenge.
CompetencesWeb Technologies, Azure
Business Development, Lead Link - Team Communication
Marc Ghisi is the born maker: Be it a tree house with his children or the realization of mixed reality projects for a digitized world. A well-founded network, an innovative mind and a healthy amount of gut feeling leads him forward.
His many years of experience in communication / marketing, his involvement in ecological projects as well as his wide ranging interests are an asset to our positioning. Marc draws strength and inspiration while rock climbing, on expeditions to distant lands and in cultural productions with artists.
CompetencesStrategies, Marketing, Communication, Project Management
User Experience, Mixed Reality Design
As a passionate designer and scuba diver, Stella dives into new realities for us. Whether it is the user's point of view or the usage of new technologies. One of her favorite design challenges is to unravel complex topics. She believes in the advantages of teamwork and nurtures a creative atmosphere.
CompetencesMixed Realtiy, UX & UI
User Experience, Freelancer
Tim is a free associate here at afca. His background lies in graphic design, front- & backend- development and currently he is working as a UX and interaction design all-rounder. Making things beautiful, useful and fun is his passion. Note: He is not fueled by coffee.
Mixed Reality Development, Game Design
Antonia a passionate Unity Developer, yet is also interested in many other disciplines. To keep learning new things and taking on new challenges is a kick for her, which she is allowed to live out here at afca. She has hardly ever been sighted without hoodie. Travel, culture, nature and adrenaline are filling her weekends, as are building and handicrafts. And secretly she even crochets, but shush! ;)
Anna is enthusiastic about discovering new technologies of all kinds. She is always eager to tackle new problems and solve them with passion. Honest and transparent communication is a must for her. As an early bird she loves sports and she likes to be the first one in the office.
afca. ag has been developing smart software solutions for complex problems for over 20 years. Technological innovations have always been the driving force in the company. The courage to deploying such achievements early distinguishes the company from others. Data management, cloud systems and software development are among the core areas of afca. In addition to conventional web and mobile apps, afca. has also made a name for itself over the past three years with augmented reality technologies. In line with the current trend, afca. is expanding its development team in the cloud area and is searching:
Your way with the afca.
Projects: You keep the overview in Azure projects from A-Z, take on different roles, think ahead and create new solutions
Development: You develop software the agile way, work result- and user-oriented, value clean architectures and program extensible systems
Customers: You convince through competence and innovation, have analytical skills and find the balance between business sense and customer understanding
Communication: You communicate directly and adequately
Environment: You can fit into teams, develop yourself at work every day and actively shape your environment
Ausbildung: Degree in Computer Science (FH/Uni) or similar
Experience with Azure Cloud projects: Serverless-Computing, NoSQL-databases, AAD
Experience with (full-stack) web projects: C#, .NET (Framework, Core, Standard), ASP.NET (Core) MVC / Razor, Rest API, HTML5, CSS3, JS, TypeScript, SQLdatabases
Toolkit: VS, VS Code, Git, Azure DevOps, CI/CD
Skills: Software architecture and design, agile methods, design thinking
Nice to have: JS Frameworks (Angular 2+, React, Vue), TypeScript
Languages: Fluent in spoken and written German and English
afca. creates an ideal biotope with flexible working conditions for its employees. The holocratic organisational model does not rely on hierarchical structures, but rather on self-organisation and personal responsibility. You work according to your needs and those of the environment at the location in Zollikofen, from home or on the road with the customer. The atmosphere at afca. is very friendly. The employees are all passionate about their work and stand up for each other.