As a Software Engineer you will have a unique and exciting opportunity to join a young and dynamic company, committed to delivering value added services in the investment product space.
You will be part of the IT Development department, responsible for designing, implementing and maintaining key business applications and services on our highly-specialized investment product management platform. We value Agility (through SCRUM), Technology (through a modern micro-services platform built with functional programming in Scala) and Collaboration.
Thanks to a fluid and concentrated organization, frequent communication with end-users and internal training on the investment product domain you will provide concrete and robust technology solutions to our clients, partners and users.
As part of the Insurance & Wealth Planning Solutions Development team, you will specifically contribute to a rapid growth of the business line.
YOUR TASKS & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Deliver high quality solutions in tight time frames to meet demanding customer requirements
Work closely with business and other IT units to gather and understand requirements
Contribute to software and architectural design decisions
Conduce to a robust automated test suite to work in a continuous integration / continuous deployment environment
Become involved in the internal DevOps and Scala guilds, building relationships with other developers and identifying / implementing best practices
Maintain close interaction with the business on very diverse topics: front-end portals to management of long-maturity life insurance products
Fluency in English is essential
Experience building scalable, distributed applications in Scala and Java
Strong understanding of Algorithms and Data Structures
Experience in developing software in an agile environment
Interest in the latest programming trends such as functional and reactive programming
Knowledge of relational and non-relational database systems
Experience in implementation of APIs for integration with internal and external systems
Strong problem solving skills & ability to learn in a fast paced environment
NICE TO HAVE:
Financial background in either banking or the insurance industry
Cloud migration activities either Public or Private
Experience of working with design thinking techniques in iterative sprints is an advantage to this role
CQRS and event sourcing hands on experience
Knowledge of server-less architecture would be a benefit
DevOps experience configuration management, containers, virtualisation, continuous integration and deployment
Practical experience with, either or both, AWS or Azure