Cloud Back end developer (Software Engineer)

Barcelona, Catalonia, es
Company: AXA Bank
Category: Computer and Mathematical Occupations
Published on 2021-06-13 22:04:07

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You will be part of the connected vehicle team of AXA group R&D. Our goal is to build, develop & operate connected car insurance policies across the world.

This includes per mile insurance, behavioural-based insurance, on-demand insurance, etc. Those offers support both new economy partners (car sharing, ride sharing…) as well our strategy to move from payer to partner and deliver to our customers the services they need.

Our team is responsible for all data analytics engineering & operations of connected car services serving more than 50 000 customers today. Our technology streams vehicle data from many sources and turn them into an insurance service (eg: a quote, a price, a risk advice, an alert…) which we serve through APIs.

We also operate a data science framework to train risk prediction models on vehicle data.


In this context you will be working with our cross functional team based in Paris which includes backend developers, devops & data scientists.

Within this team, you will be responsible for developing and evolving the key element of our system which are essentially data analytics pipelines (Kinesis, Lambda, DynamoDB, Aurora, S3…) and co-developing with our data science team services leveraging connected car data.


As a Software Engineer you will be accountable for:

  • Maintening & evolving our platform and all its sub-component
  • Maintening the infrastructure underneath those services
  • Supporting operations
  • To provide you a better idea of our job, you can have a look a this short talk from our Tech lead at the 2020 AWS re:Invent conference:



    2 to 4 years of hands-on professional experience in software engineering.


    To be part of this team, you will have to be flexible, a fast learner, and technically strong as a software engineer.

    Your expertise is required in the following fields:

  • Really good competencies in Java & Python
  • AWS environment and main AWS serverless services (e.g. Kinesis, Lambda, API GW, DynamoDB…)
  • Programming in unix-like environments, Docker
  • Programming for production environments: scalability, fault tolerance, unit tests, automation, security in mind, database usage, metrics, monitoring…
  • Git, Terraform & Jenkins
  • Good level of English and French
  • Of course the team is autonomous and multi-skills, so there are possibilities to alternate with other domains dependind on your skills: frontend, data science, CI/CD tooling, …


  • Strong results-orientation and time management
  • True team player who is comfortable working in a global team
  • Ability to establish relationships with stakeholders quickly in order to collaborate on use cases
  • Autonomy, curiosity and innovation capability
  • Comfortable working in a multidisciplinary team within a fast-paced environment
  • About AXA

    Would you like to wake up every day driven and inspired by our mission of acting for human progress by protecting what matters? Here at AXA we strive to be a responsible employer, placing employee engagement at the heart of its business strategy. Achieving this means creating a workplace built on AXA's Values that foster diversity and equal opportunities for all, promotes employee participation, encourages professional development, and supports employee well-being.

    We are looking for talented individuals who come from varied backgrounds, think differently and want to be part of this exciting transformation by challenging the status quo so we can push AXA - a leading global brand and one of the most innovative companies in our industry - onto even greater things.

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