AXA Investment Managers

Solution Architect

AXA Investment Managers, a specialist in managing all asset classes: equities, bonds, diversified and alternative management.

AXA IM wanted to migrate a complex database having several hierarchical relationships.

Also the project consisted in migrating an private business framework (created by AXA IM teams) which was developed using .Net 1.x technologies to a new version which will be developed using DSLs while setting up continuous integration.

In this context, I was responsible for the following tasks:

  • Migrating a 32-bit business application to a 64-bit environment.
  • Optimizing a business application by implementing MapReduce / RavenDB NoSQL as a storage technology.
  • Definition of a strategy to Virtualize the development environment.
  • Optimization of the number of user licenses stored in a MySql database and collected by the HP DDMI discovery software.
  • Definition of test scenarios, code coverage and tools.
  • Definition of deployment and coding rules and standards.
  • Designing a common architecture for applications using DSL based code generator.
  • Leading a team of 2 developers
Key Details

Role: Solutions / Technical Architect

Date : 2010

Project duration: 11 months

Location : Paris – La Défense (92) – France

Technologies: .NET, SharePoint 2010, TFS 2010, MS SQL 2008, SSIS, SSAS, SSRS, Oracle, VMWare, Biztalk, RavenDB, MapReduce, DSL