BI Developer (full/ part -time)

Place of work
Mlynské nivy 12, Bratislava
Contract type
Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards
From 1000 EUR/month/full-time based on your experience*

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

About the role

With more than USD 150 bn of assets under management, Swiss Re Asset Management manages the assets generated through the core insurance and reinsurance business. With the advent of technologies such as cognitive computing, smart analytics or machine learning the asset management landscape will change in the next years in terms of business processes and operations. As a recognized leader in the industry, Swiss Re is running numerous use cases and is building up research and development units utilizing complex digital analytics to offer actionable research and transformational opportunities. This is why we are looking for passionate and smart individuals who have a background in digital technologies and who are seeking for exciting possibilities to apply their know-how in the financial world.

The Opportunity
You are an experienced BI developer with a great passion to work on a global development team to develop and support our centralized reporting hub. For this position, we invite people who are self-motivated, technically-savvy individuals with good communication and problem solving skills. You will work along with Business Analysts to develop and deploy technical solutions to support multiple business teams.
We offer you the chance to join the dynamic world of a financial services organization.

Do you want to:
• Generate business insights using smart BI/Reporting solutions with the goal of providing the end users with data analytics and information to answer business problems in financial markets?
• Develop business solutions to exploit analytics and by this drive innovation in alignment with business priorities and key targets?
• Drive product and service enhancements to improve business value and service quality according to business needs and industry standard methodologies?
• You have a solid background in computer science/engineering, statistics, or any other computationally intense disciplines and possess working experience in at least one discipline: Data Infrastructure tools (e.g. Warehouse, BI and Analytics), Data Reporting, Database design.
Key Tasks
• Initiate, lead and drive data warehouse and/or BI reporting projects from inception to completion with minimal guidance.
• Build up consistent relationship with key business and IT partners to become a trusted partner for the field of BI reporting and database design.
• Apply data reporting and visualization experience to build data products that streamline the process from data collection to insight generation.
• Develop new data infrastructure tooling approaches to generate business insight in order to address unanswered business challenges in a dedicated way.
• Validate, interpret and present smart BI solutions to both an expert and non-expert audience.
• Contribute in an agile team of BI developers and database experts to various Asset Management business challenges (i.e., business projects as well as ad-hoc analyses).
• Ensure further development of Swiss Re's BI Reporting and database design and tooling capabilities in interplay with system engineers, solution architects and internal business experts.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. Our flexible working options offer you greater autonomy to decide how, when and where to carry out your tasks.
We are open to have this position filled as full-time/ 80% part-time or as two 50% part-time roles.

About the team

Swiss Re Asset Management department is currently seeking an experienced BI developer to work on a global development team to develop and support our centralized reporting hub (Avalon). Candidate will work along with a Business Analysts to develop and deploy technical solutions to support multiple business teams. The applicant should be a self-motivated, technically-savvy individual with good communication and problem solving skills.

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

About you

• Tableau
• Analysis, Design, Development, Implementation, Deployment and maintenance of Business Intelligence applications in BI/Reporting solutions
• Working knowledge (around 3 years) of industry standard Data Infrastructure tools (e.g. Warehouse, Analytics etc.) with the goal of providing end users with analytics
• Strong analytical & conceptual skills to understand key business needs and design tailored solutions to pursue specific business problems
• Ability to communicate complex analysis results in a clear, precise and actionable manner
• Confirmed track-record in implementing business solutions in the area of Warehouse, BI, Analytics and information visualization.
• Knowledge of database design techniques and advanced SQL skills
• Fluency in relational databases/SQL
• Hands on experience in troubleshooting SQL queries.
• Eager to try out new technologies
• Excellent verbal and written English skills, ideally multi-lingual
• Familiarity with financial products would be a plus (OTC and listed derivatives, equities, bonds)
• Understanding of financial product data models (transactions, positions, security master)

Nice to have:
• Understanding of DAX Query language
• Knowledge of Microsoft BI technology (SSRS, SSIS, SSAS).
• Working knowledge of different development methodologies (Agile, Scrum etc.)

Behavioral Competences
• Teammate with a ‘can do’ attitude
• Willing to travel
• Feel at home in an interdisciplinary and multi-cultural environment
• High degree of flexibility, independent and dedicated working style
• Work well on multiple and conflicting priorities
• Strong commitment to quality and timely customer service

*We are required by law to disclose basic wage component (minimum salary) for the advertised positions. We carefully consider your professional competencies, qualifications and experience in our compensation package and/or when offering you other positions. Our compensation philosophy is to pay fairly, also considering market situation and the value employees may bring to Swiss Re.


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
811 09 Bratislava

ID: 2817692   Dátum zverejnenia: 16.4.2018   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   From 1000 EUR/month/full-time based on your experience*