Accelerator - Senior Software Platform Engineer - All Genders

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Salary: Not specified
A few days at home


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Le contenu du poste est libellé en anglais car il nécessite de nombreuses interactions avec nos filiales à l’international, l'anglais étant la langue de travail.

Accelerator – Senior Platform Software Engineer - All Genders

Location: Paris

Remote working: 2 days remote working, 3 days on site

About the job

At Sanofi, we’re committed to providing the next-gen healthcare that patients and customers need. It’s about harnessing data insights and leveraging AI responsibly to search deeper and solve sooner than ever before. Join our Accelerator R&D Team as a Senior Platform Software Engineer and you can help make it happen. Your job? Supporting the platform team in creating the foundational layers and core building blocks of Sanofi’s products. You will support and help all other technical teams to focus on their productivity. Additinally, you will also help find ways for multiple teams to work on a cross project that can be replicated.

We are an innovative global healthcare company with one purpose: to chase the miracles of science to improve people’s lives. Digital & Data is at the heart of Sanofi: our ambition is to be the leading digital healthcare platform to develop & deliver medicine faster, enable healthcare professionals to improve treatments and help patients improve their health. Ready to get started?

Main responsibilities:

  • Improve the Developer experience 
  • Lower the technical overhead for squads/pods 
  • Be the point of contact for all things that could bring better standards and then deploy it
  • Build various tools in a large pool of environment (cli, libraries, IaC, workflow) 
  • Create documentation/recommendation on how to build Cloud Native solutions
  • Be an advocate on the solutions built

About you

You don't need to check all the points! If you fit only a few of them that is more than enough. But expect to work on most of these points during your daily tasks.

Experience and Skills Required

  • A proven track record in a simular role.
  • A  bachelor's degree or equivalent in Computer Science or Engineering is a plus, but not essential.
  • Experience working on Cloud Providers
  • Good understanding of JavaScript/Node.js 
  • Experience of Infrastructure as Code tools (Terraform, AWS cdk or any others) 
  • Knowledge of building libraries and tools 
  • Knowledge of complex APIs systems (network, redundancy, security, logging) 
  • Show a thirst for knowledge and desire to learn
  • Knowledge of all transversal activities is a plus (security, optimization, process) 
  • English is mandatory as we are an international team! 
  • Self-motivated, takes initiative 
  • Experience in the healthcare industry is a plus 


Why choose us?

  • We provide a highly collaborative environment, with an opportunity to work with a world class team.
  • Contribute to a company that is not only a leader in healthcare but also a pioneer in digital transformation, shaping the future of global health. 
  • Bring the miracles of science to life alongside a supportive, future-focused team.
  • Discover endless opportunities to grow your talent and drive your career, whether it’s through a promotion or lateral move, at home or internationally.
  • Enjoy a thoughtful, well-crafted rewards package that recognizes your contribution and amplifies your impact.
  • Take good care of yourself and your family, with a wide range of health and wellbeing benefits including high-quality healthcare, prevention and wellness programs and at least 14 weeks’ gender-neutral parental leave.
  • Play an instrumental part in creating best practice within our manufacturing facility

Pursue Progress. Discover Extraordinary.

Progress doesn’t happen without people – people from different backgrounds, in different locations, doing different roles, all united by one thing: a desire to make miracles happen. You can be one of those people. Chasing change, embracing new ideas and exploring all the opportunities we have to offer. Let’s pursue progress. And let’s discover extraordinary together.

At Sanofi, we provide equal opportunities to all regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, or gender identity. 

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