Milan - Italy Software Engineer


Descripción del puesto

Is it a thrilling opportunity in a dynamic environment which is constantly evolving what you are currently looking for?

Are you curious to see how a company that operates in the Insurance sector provides a great experience at a great price to its customers using cutting-edge technologies to create and sell its products? Then, we are happy to inform you that you have just got a ticket to the fast lane!

IT technology lies at the very core of everything we do and our Engineering and Product departments are composed of passionate and innovative people who never stop learning and developing their skills employing the latest stacks and methodologies.

At Prima, you could take on a whole new challenge. As part of our global community, you’d be in the driving seat of your career; learning and growing with a top-tier team around you. Prima is a place where no matter who you are or what your role is — your voice is valued. 

Back in 2015, we embarked on a mission: to provide great value car insurance that is designed for everyone. And we’ve come a long way, we’ve created a culture where we can fuel each other’s success. But we need your expertise, as we steer things in a new and exciting direction. 

You’re probably thinking… ‘That sounds pretty good’. We agree. 

As well as great colleagues and engaging projects, there are loads of ways we can help you do the best work of your life. We’ve shaped our offering to place a focus on wellbeing, autonomy and development. We see benefits as the fuel that will empower you to succeed, if you decide to embark on this journey with us. 

🤸🏽‍♂️ Working in a way that works for you We believe in work-life balance and flexibility. Whether you like working from the office, home or a mixture of both. We’ll help you find a balance that works best for you. We even have a policy that means you can work from any location for 30 days a year. We trust you to steer us forward. 

🏁 The freedom to explore the possibilities We may move fast at Prima, but we move together. We’re invested in your growth; so we’ll give you access to a teaching and learning marketplace. And you’ll have regular sessions with your manager to establish a personal growth plan. 

🌈 Our winning formula: happy and high-performing From private medical insurance to discounted gym memberships and wellbeing initiatives: we’re here to support you. We know how important your health and well-being is, so we’ll go the extra mile to help you when we can.

The role:
We seek an experienced and highly skilled Software Engineer to join our team. The ideal candidate should possess strong technical expertise in software development skills. The successful candidate will play a main role in contributing to our team, building reusable code and libraries, and driving the development and maintenance of our systems.

We love functional programming, and we foster pair and mob programming. We provide everyone with a tailored onboarding process, continuous learning opportunities, and frequent 1-1 meetings. We periodically gather together to enjoy team-building events.

You will join an agile team alongside a group of passionate Software Engineers, be autonomous in your daily work, and be involved early in the solution design process. You will contribute to delivering value incrementally, ensuring our users have the best experience ever. This is our way to empower others to succeed. We value our time,  the connection between product and engineering, and being in a casual, collaborative, and fun environment, and we believe in trustworthy and respectful relationships.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including designers and front-end developers, to deliver high-quality solutions
  • Architect and develop reusable code and libraries for future use, promoting code modularity and maintainability
  • Design, develop and maintain our services, ensuring consistency, scalability, and adherence to industry best practices
  • Collaborate closely with stakeholders to translate business needs into scalable and effective solutions
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest trends and advancements in software technologies, tools and frameworks, and drive their adoption when appropriate
  • Conduct code reviews, provide constructive feedback, enforce coding standards to maintain code quality and ensure consistent practices across the team
  • Troubleshoot and debug complex issues, ensuring timely resolution and optimal performance
  • Collaborate with product and engineering managers to define roadmap, timelines, estimate effort and ensure successful delivery
  • Contribute to fostering a culture of continuous learning and growth within the team
  • Key requirements:
  • Self-motivated, proactive and excellent problem-solving skills, with the ability to analyse complex technical issues and propose effective solutions with ownership and accountability for deliverables
  • Share the same qualities that define and inspire us, our values
  • Strong English communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with multidisciplinary teams
  • Comfortable working in an Agile environment
  • Nice to have :
  • Professional experience with Rust or Elixir
  • Professional experience with microservices-based and event-driven architectures
  • Knowledge of CQRS, event sourcing, RabbitMQ/Kafka
  • Experience working with Docker and Kubernetes
  • Prima is a community made up of talented and ambitious individuals. We offer equal employment of any kind based on race, colour, gender, religion, sexual orientation, nationality, disability, genetic information, pregnancy or other protected personal characteristics, as defined by national laws.

    If it sounds like we’d be a good fit for each other, join us in the fast lane!



    Posibilidad 100% remoto
    Milan -Italy
    Función del puesto
    permanent employment