IT Business Analyst (temporary contract) (Ref. No.: 18642)

Place of work
Karadžičova 12, Bratislava
Contract type
full-time, agreement-based (Temporary jobs)

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

The position holder is accountable for supporting and contributing to IT solutions which meet the strategic, financial and operational needs of Swiss Re stakeholders and to support business partners.
Main focus will be to support business stakeholders and run Cost Transparency IT solution leveraging SAP technology. Cost Transparency aims to provide high transparency of cost origin, service consumption and cost allocation rules for better business steering

• Help gather, document and clarify business requirements
• Support business with cost allocation process regarding Cost Transparency SAP solution
• Participate in creating and refining technical specification documents.
• Work closely with programmers in the realisation phase and ensure correct understanding and implementation of business requirements
• Develop a working understanding of the business applications and the functional processes they support
• Develop a good understanding of the business functions and related processes
• Work on sub-projects and change requests together with a project lead or expert business analyst
• Prepare test cases, carry out IT testing and participate in UAT
• Contribution to the respective change management process
• High level of maintenance and support. Guarantee a high application availability

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

• Master degree in IT, financial or business field
• 0+ years or relevant work experience
• Very good oral and written communication skills in English
• Strong analytical and problem solving skills
• Good finance, accounting skills and cost allocation process understanding would be an asset
• Basic understanding of following SAP modules: FI, CO would be an asset
• Basic understanding of following SAP transactions: KSU5, KSUB, SM37, GR35 would be an asset
• Basic understanding of UC4 Job Scheduling would be an asset
• Basic understand of SAP Business Objects analysis would be an asset
• Experience in IT project work (especially as IT business analyst) would be an asset
• High level of abstraction, fast understanding and conceptual thinking
• Team player able to deliver high performance when working in the team but also when working independently
• Good understanding of the key aspects of the application lifecycle such as planning, designing, implementing, testing and releasing new versions
• Experience in the area of application integration, database and reporting
• Good knowledge of MS Office and SQL
• Good communication and presentation skills.
• Diligent and accurate working style
• Ability to analyse and solve business and IT issues
• Ability to work under pressure
• Flexible and openness for new tasks with mind set for continuous learning.


Brief description of the company

As the world's leading reinsurance company, Swiss Reinsurance Company, based in Zurich, Switzerland, we specialize in covering concepts in capital and risk management.
We combine financial strength with experience, knowledge and creative thought to exploit new opportunities in the interests of our clients, staff and shareholders. Opportunities for you. Opportunities for us.

Number of employees

1000 an more employees

Company address

Swiss Re Management AG
Mlynské Nivy 12
821 08 Bratislava

ID: 2656614   Dátum zverejnenia: 9.3.2017