Senior Application Engineer (Ref. No.: 20661 )

Place of work
Karadžičova 12, Bratislava
Contract type

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Treasury IT is an international team with people in New York, Zürich and Hyderabad, supporting our Business Colleagues in these locations and in addition, Bratislava and Singapore. With seven different nationalities, and a wide range of skill-sets, we are a diverse team who enjoy the day-to-day challenges that come with working in a Treasury Department.

As a senior application engineer in Treasury IT, you will get exposure to key trading systems used in SwissRE and the related processes around them, such as corporate cash management, payments & settlements and so on. Primarily working in the Collateral Management area, you will be contributing to all aspects of the development life cycle of our platform, from business analysis & change initiation through to deployment and operations support.

Working in close collaboration with our business partners:
• You will implement both business driven and IT driven change
• You will cooperate with external software vendors
• You will diagnose and resolve Level 3 support issues
• You will handle and improve the application landscape
• You will maintain good relationships with our key user groups
• You will help gather business requirements to help drive improvements to both our in-house and our off-the-shelf products.
• You will help Identify technical and process improvements across the landscape

Employee perks, benefits

- flexible working hours,
- performance yearly paid bonus,
- 5 days plus of vacation,
- eco - friendly bonus,
- paid sick leave,
- other benefits are presented on a personal interview.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

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

Personality requirements and skills

Position Requirements
• Higher education - Bachelor's degree level or equivalent in computer science or related field.
• At least 2 years of experience in IT industry with strong technical background
• Good knowledge of SQL (preferably Oracle), of ETL - preferably Informatica PowerCenter, and of Linux (or similar).
• Able to work under pressure in an agile environment
• Proven ability to tackle problems independently
• Proven ability to work with international teams
• Willingness to take on more responsibility as your experience grows
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English
• Knowledge of Java EE is a plus

Any other important information
• Any trading system - FIS Apex Collateral or FIS AvantGard
• Experience in working with modern business intelligence tools (SAP BO, MS-BI, ...)
• ITIL incident and change management processes
• Agile development
• Test automation
• Automic/UC4 or other automation/orchestration platform


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: 2817692   Dátum zverejnenia: 18.11.2016