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Senior Software Engineer

  • Location:

    Paris

  • Sector:

    Technology

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    William Bourne

  • Contact email:

    william.bourne@weareoliverjames.ch

  • Job ref:

    JOB-042021-139426_1635269305

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-11-25

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Oliver James are currently partnered with an exciting Insurance Technology business located in Paris, France to grow out a new team of Software Engineers. Due to rapid business expansion, the Software Development department are now in a position to create a third team. Within this, we are looking to hire multiple Software Engineering professionals with a variety of experience (from 4 years plus)

For the last 5 years, the company have developed unique AL algorithms that automate the insurance pricing process in an unprecedented way. Their solution is a SaaS platform which allows insurance companies to model their risks 10 times faster, with a higher predictive power than traditional methods. constituting a major game changer for the insurance industry.

As a result of this, they have been recently selected as France's Best Insurtech and continue to win more awards.

Your responsibilities:

  • Designing and building new features for their SaaS platform. This will be done using efficient, reuseable & reliable code
  • Maintaining existing web APIs and building new ones
  • Working on technical design with internal Data Science & UX teams. Additionally, you will be sharing knowledge with junior developers and contributing best practises to the team.
  • Improving the performance of cloud-based algorithms
  • Refactor and improve complex data-processing mechanisms & participate in design workshops for new features.

Your experience:

  • At least 2 years work experience in either Java, Typescript/Angular or both is required.
  • Additional technical know how of Spring, PostgreSQL, Python is very beneficial.
  • Experience in developing web applications
  • Good communication skills and a will to share your knowledge with the team
  • A will to produce good quality code and a good knowledge of software development best practices
  • Any experience with AWS, Docker or Terraform is very beneficial
  • Fluent English, French is a benefit to your application.

You'll join a highly skilled and motivated team that is willing to share their knowledge and passion for advanced data science, computer science and actuarial sciences