Devops Engineer (en)

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.



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.



  • 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