Devops Engineer

Location BRUSSEL – BRUXELLES, BELGIUM
Experience level Graduate Programme
Job details sector Information Technology

CONTEXT:

AXA Belgium is looking to strengthen its Core IT teams with a DevOps engineer.

The digital world is a booming market and AXA is eager to continuously improve its “customer facing” front-end and mobile applications services through robust and cost-efficient platforms, standardized and automated for fast business enablement.

Within specific domains of the company, the department “P&C - Core IT” provides daily services on distributed infrastructure solutions within the context of the supported technologies (WebLogic AS, Jboss AS, TomCat, IIS,…), under the governance of ITIL methodology and an AGILE Way of Working.

With skills to build a strong helicopter view of any situation, our new DevOps Engineer applies these solutions in line with the AXA strategy, the local standard architecture, the operational guidelines of operations support and SLA’s (productivity, quality, …) agreed with the business.

 

DESCRIPTION:

In the role of DevOps engineer, your contribution consists of the following activities:

  • You work principally as an Ops Engineer, with Automation Scripting Development responsibilities
  • You have multi-disciplinary tasks, from the design of Architecture paths to Project Coordination, IT engineering, budget handling, server capacity study, and updating the App documentations for the team’s knowledge.
  • You work closely with various stakeholders (Product Owners, Developers, Testers, Vendors, cross-department SPOCs, Offshore teams, etc…)
  • You are responsible of the Application’s Life Cycle Management, problem management, and release management, in line with AXA security guidelines.
  • You are in charge of the technical expertise of the 2nd level of our various application platforms.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • You possess a Bachelor in IT
  • You have a minimum of 2 years of experience with similar responsibilities and technical environments
  • You are solution minded, with strong logic skills allowing you to assess a resolution path to any queries.
  • You are a fast learner, can act as a leader, and are capable to work autonomously with an “outside of the box” mindset.
  • You have a good knowledge of English; and Dutch or French
  • Technical skills:
    • Web Application Server (e.g. WebLogic, JBoss, Tomcat)
    • Apache Web Server
    • Linux & Windows Server OS
    • Web services concepts (e.g. SOAP, REST)
    • Security concepts (e.g. SSL, Certificates, Auth0, Maam, Siteminder …)
    • Networking concepts (e.g. LAN, WAN, TCP/IP, Loadbalancing, Firewalls)
    • Microsoft Azure
    • Amazon Web Services
    • Bluemix Purapp
    • Expressway Service Gateway
At AXA, we want to be more than the world leader in insurance and asset management. 
 

Our purpose is ‘Act for human progress by protecting what matters’. As an insurance company, we want to watch over every individual, society and the world while always keeping the future in mind.  

 

As an insurer, AXA Belgium is also a key player in the field of prevention. Protection is in our DNA, as evidenced every day by the extensive investments in research and risk awareness.


In Belgium, AXA is market leader in non-life insurance. We have more than 3,000 enthusiastic employees whose aim is to move from payer to partner for our 3 million clients.  

 

Our employees are our greatest asset. Therefore, a pleasant and modern working atmosphere is crucial to us. Together we seek to foster a diverse and inclusive culture where thoughts and ideas are valued, respected and appreciated.  

 

With every step we take, we keep our values in mind: Customer First, Integrity, Courage and One AXA.

A nice reward for your hard work

An attractive salary, supplemented with discretionary personal and collective bonuses and of course, meal and eco vouchers.

 
The benefits of working at an insurance company

From group to hospitalization insurance and ambulatory care (family members can also join at an advantageous rate) and with up to 30% discount on all additional insurance products.

 
A job that respects your personal life and dreams

With 35 days off per year to recharge, home working options, sports facilities and professional training to make sure you stay in shape mentally, physically and professionally!