Senior Specialist, Digital Operations (DevOps Engineer) - 12 months Contract

Experience level Experienced Hire
Job details sector Marketing including Branding & Offer Development



Job description

The Digital Operations Team is looking for a highly motivated DevOps Engineer to join our team of passionate digital practitioners. AXA Digital Team is transforming the way we engage, empower and service our customers and is aiming to be a digital leader. To adapt to the fast pace of today’s world, our customer’s high expectations and making innovation a reality, we are working and embracing Agile Software Development Values and Principles as our delivery approach.


If you are not afraid of challenges, eager to learn and use latest technologies, build large and strong web applications along with working, sharing and learning with a team of global experts, then we are looking forward for your application.


Key responsibilities 

  • Build and maintain Digital platforms using PaaS in a CI/CD environment.
  • Ensure high availability of the platforms
  • Build and maintain scalable and high performing web sites and solutions, consistent with our quality and branding guidelines.
  • Architect, design, and implement new sections/features/content for new and existing web sites.
  • Develop and optimize existing features, as well as prototype and implement new projects.
  • Develop secure and robust API applications to serve data and integrate with enterprise systems and public services.
  • Adhere to AXA Group web standards, usability and best practices defined and maintained by the Local Digital Operations and Group Digital Agency.
  • Work in an Agile environment (Scrum, XP…), and be part of the continuous improvement of the Digital Operation Team with new practices, ideas, concepts, methods and technologies.


Successful qualifier of this mission 


Technical skills

  • Must have 4+ years of experience working in Linux/Unix system administration.
  • Must have 3+ years of experience working with Kubernetes and Docker
  • Must have 3+ years of experience working with shell scripting languages
  • Must have 2+ years of experience with continuous integration / continuous delivery tools such as Jenkins, Docker or github actions
  • Strong knowledge of web applications and architecture implementation (HTTP, API, Middleware, Micro-services, Web securities practices, Load balancing…).
  • Strong knowledge of NoSQL technology (set up, deployment and maintenance of MongoDB)
  • Proficiency using version control systems (GIT).
  • Experience in payment gateways would be good
  • Knowledge in HTML, CSS pre-processor (SASS or LESS) and client-side scripting libraries and framework (Javascript, Jquery, AngularJS, etc).
  • Knowledge in developing and integrating services using AJAX, RESTful APIs.
  • Experience in server side javascript environment (NodeJS, Express, Gulp, Grunt, Sails, Strongloop…). Knowledge of ES6 would be a plus.
  • Knowledge in ELK stack would be a plus


Transversal skills

  • Curious and fun change agent with entrepreneurial mind-set.
  • Comfortable with Agile/iterative methodologies.
  • Self-motivated team player who excels in a collaborative environment.
  • Passionate about new technologies.
  • Strong execution background with the ability to rapidly learn new technologies.
  • Strong teamwork and organizational skills.
  • Strong sense of personal accountability.
  • Excellent problem solving skills; meticulous & methodical.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Verbal and written communication skills.
  • Fluent in English.

The AXA Group is a worldwide leader in insurance and asset management, with 166,000 employees serving 103 million clients in 64 countries. AXA in the number 1 Global Insurance Brand for the 10th year running, and it also the number 1 insurance company in the Top 50 Most Innovative Companies.

AXA's mission is to help customers live their lives with more peace of mind by protecting them, their relatives and their property against risks, and by managing their savings and assets. As a company whose business is to protect people, we have a responsibility to leverage our skills, resources and risk expertise to build a stronger and safer society.

To achieve this mission, we are committed to redefining the standards of our business so that we truly differentiate ourselves and earn the trust of our key stakeholders.

AXA Insurance is part of the AXA group, a worldwide leader in insurance and asset management, and the world’s leading insurance brand for the tenth consecutive year, with 160,000 employees serving 105 million clients in 62 countries. Present in Singapore since 1969, AXA Insurance has been serving the general and life insurance needs of individuals and companies in Singapore through a wide range of innovative products. As one of the top global insurers in Singapore, AXA Insurance protects more than a third of a million customers in Singapore. As a company whose business is about protecting people, AXA Insurance is committed to building a stronger and safer society by empowering customers to live better lives.