Aegon job:

Junior AWS Cloud Engineer

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  • CategorieGraduate
  • NiveauBSc./ MSc.
  • LocatieThe Hague
  • Deadline10 okt 2021
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09 aug 2021

Together with your team you will be delivering the vision and expertise driving the implementation of new technologies that empowers our consumers, by giving them the information they need.

The job in a nutshell

The Aegon NL Business Information Services (BIS) department provides the IT solutions to drive the Aegon strategy. We are implementing new technologies to implement our vision: “By providing fit for purpose information, we empower information consumers”. These information consumers are our , business clients, intermediaries, regulators and also internal employees.

The BIS data lake DevOps team is responsible for ingestion of data and publications of information. This team collects all relevant data into a data lake, publishes information for consumption in web and mobile apps through API’s and provides real-time data for prescriptive analytics. All this is based on cloud (AWS) technology using serverless architecture and CI/CD wherever possible.

We are searching for colleagues who are eager to make a difference in a complex IT environment, by providing innovative ideas and using new technology. Together with the team, Product Owner and the responsible Software Architect, you will work on this development

The data lake DevOps team needs a collaborative colleague that is eager to deep dive into innovative technology and is ready to start learning about sustaining the existing solution architecture, bringing the data lake platform to a higher maturity level.. As an expert developer, your opinion is highly appreciated. You will be coached by more senior Developers in order to become the desired professional expert.

This is your future position, because you like:

  • Coding and script languages such as Java, JavaScript, Python, PySpark, PowerShell and/or Bash;
  • AWS, for example Cloud Formation, RDS Aurora, S3, Dynamo DB, Lambda, Glue;
  • Using Continuous Integration and Delivery, with automated build, deployment and test processes;
  • Design of the solution architecture;
  • Combining innovation with simple and lean solutions;
  • Security, encryption and process monitoring in a cloud environment
  • Agile way of working.

And you fit these requirements:

  • You finished, or are about to obtain, a Bachelors or Masters degree in computer science, or other IT related study;
  • You are ready to develop on a broad range of skills, but also willing to specialize in certain technical area’s;
  • Ready to take on responsibility;
  • You are full of ambition and energy, and want to contribute to the transformation of our company into a leading, customer-oriented organization in financial services.
  • You recognize that working together well makes you and your team more powerful;
  • Good communication and presentation skills, in writing, talking and presenting in English (Dutch is a big plus or willing to learn).

Who will be your new colleagues?

The Data team of BIS, lead by an inspiring Gerrie Minnaard, is eager to welcome you to their team. Together you will make sure that our ambition is to develop and deliver customer-focused solutions that will help our customers secure their financial future through perfect accessible data.

An award (Cloud Innovation) winning team that strives for high end quality driven results. Niels Sitskoorn will be  one of your new colleagues. With him you will be working on several defining projects within BIS, setting the roadmap and ensuring the use of appropriate methods.

What will you be getting?

  • You will be earning between €2800 and €3300 based on 38 hours a week.
  • You will also receive a thirteenth month and a holiday allowance in the form of a monthly flex budget, amounting to 16.7% of your monthly salary;
  • Plenty of scope and budget for your personal development;
  • A minimum of 27 holiday days;
  • Reimbursement of your travel expenses;
  • Discount on Aegon life insurance products;
  • An excellent pension scheme.

Diversity & Inclusion

At Aegon, we are committed to fostering a diverse workforce and an inclusive culture. We are more than a Financial Institution – we are a people business, and we recognize that delivering excellent client outcomes comes from harnessing distinct perspectives. We value diversity in the full range of human uniqueness without limitation including race, gender, ability, language, culture, beliefs, age, origin, background, perspectives and experiences. 

Enthusiastic? Apply!

Are you that person who can build the new products that will define our company as a leader in the field of customer-focused financial technology? Then make sure you apply immediately! Do you have some questions? Call Emily van der Werff, Talent Acquisition Manager at +31683041623 or send an email to An online assessment will be part of the process. You can find more information about our application process on our website.

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