facebook tracking
Data Engineer / Backend Engineer - Startup (AXA Winterthur & Tamedia)

Data Engineer / Backend Engineer - Startup (AXA Winterthur & Tamedia)

AXA Winterthur and Tamedia are joining forces, combining the capabilities of AXA Winterthur in the field of insurance, mobility and financing and Tamedia’s know-how in classifieds and its market coverage.

With autoricardo.ch, Tamedia operates one of the leading motor portals in Switzerland. AXA Winterthur is the number one in the Swiss insurance market with comprehensive solutions in personal, property, liability and life insurance as well as in healthcare and occupational pension plans. The two companies intend to use their individual strengths to develop a forward-looking business model and offer innovative, up-to-date solutions relating to mobility.

Together with our new partner we are looking for a: 

Data Engineer

We are a new startup powered by two corporates, so we offer best of both worlds: Financial freedom combined with entrepreneurial spirit.

For the development of the company our aim is to start 4 members team in Belgrade, so we are looking for makers for our engineering team. We believe in continuous improvement, clean code, simple design, speed, scalability. We need strong engineers who can join most projects and push innovation forward.


  • Validate and design a strong data infrastructure, using appropriate tools & technologies
  • Work on the collecting, storing, processing, transforming, and analysing of large datasets
  • Build robust, understandable, and highly scalable software and services
  • Help improve our code quality through writing unit tests, automation and performing code reviews
  • Participate in brainstorming sessions and contribute ideas to our technology, algorithms and products
  • Help us to navigate, transform and manage external data sources, analytics, and activity streams
  • Design and build the systems that power decision making

Qualifications and Experience:

  • 3+ years of experience delivering code in a production environment.
  • 3+ years of experience working with large volumes of data.
  • Strong programming skills (Java, Python, or similar)
  • Experience with event-driven and pub/sub systems, Kafka, CQRS, ActiveMQ/ZeroMQ etc.
  • Strong data design skills with one or more of Postgresql, MySQL, MongoDB, etc.
  • Experience with integration and aggregation of data from multiple sources
  • Ability to work well across a different teams and to deal with ambiguity
  • Capable of investigating, familiarizing and mastering new data sets quickly
  • Working knowledge of kanban, agile, scrum, continuous delivery and deployment
  • Experience with Hadoop, MPP DB platform, other NoSQL ( Cassandra) technologies will be a plus
  • Fluent in English, German a plus
  • Good sense of humor

Our offer:

  • Competitive salary and a variety of fringe benefits
  • Personal development/education (conferences, trainings)
  • Excellent work life balance
  • Work in an international team of talented engineers
  • Great equipment
  • Modern and cozy working place with positive and friendly atmosphere
  • Opportunity to grow both professionally and personally in a stimulating environment
Apply for this job

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!


Working with us will provide you with exciting career opportunities in an international environment, a wide range of fringe benefits and the chance to develop further professionally as well as personally.

You will work out of our development center, which is located in the Belgrade Science Park. A modern working environment with free coffee, beverages, fresh fruits and a refrigerator full of candies along with a relaxation area with playstation and lazy bags await you.


Applicant tracking system by Teamtailor