Graduate Data Scientist - Risk Management

Place of work
Contract type
Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards
Minimum base salary from 1200 EUR gross/month/full time and other rewards. Our offer to you may be higher based on your experience and will include additional rewards and benefits.*

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

About the Programme
We are looking for graduates with good interpersonal skills, who are eager to learn and broaden their knowledge and expertise. If you have a Bachelor, Master or PhD degree with up to 3 years professional experience then we invite you to apply to our [email protected] programme 2019. The programme start date is 1st September 2019.
The programme offers you the chance to join the dynamic, fast-moving world of a leading risk knowledge organisation. Over an 18-month period, you’ll receive on-and-off-the-job training, including a job rotation that gives you the opportunity to work across various business units.

About the role
Do you want to start your career in a diverse international team? Are you looking for a job that allows you to grow your technical and social skills? Is a lively work environment and great team spirit important for you?
As part of the Solution Development team in our Bratislava office you will work closely with our internal clients and IT professionals to understand requirements, design software solutions and tackle analytical questions within the Risk Management domain. We offer a role that provides an exclusive opportunity to develop a toolkit of skills, which will provide you a solid foundation upon which to build your career. By combining both business knowledge alongside with developing a technical skillset, you will be able to play a critical role between technical and Risk Management teams. With a focus on developing an understanding of different risk processes you will:
• Turn ideas from concept to reality
• Perform technical analysis, system design, implementation and testing of proposed solutions
• Apply agile practices and develop ideas in close collaboration with internal clients
• Apply your analytical skills to help gain new insights
• Find opportunities for using company data to drive state-of-the-art business solutions

About the team
The Risk Management IT Solution Development & Quality Assurance team provides technical solutions for all Risk Management functions. We support projects and business-as-usual activities in collaboration with other RMIT teams. We have a broad technical expertise on application and data warehouse development, reporting and software testing.
Our team includes leading IT experts who provide technical solutions. We maintain strong ties with all Risk Management teams in Swiss Re, which include Assurance & Qualitative Risk, Credit, Market and Group Risks & Analytics as well as providing services to the regional heads. We work both on "business as usual" tasks and on projects. We have built up a trusted relationship with both our IT and business partners located mainly in Zurich, London, New York and Bangalore.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

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

Personality requirements and skills

• You hold a university degree, preferably in computer science, applied mathematics or equivalent
• You have experience with software development in e.g. Java, .net, Python or SQL
• You are interested and motivated to learn about insurance/reinsurance
• You have knowledge or passion in designing modern IT solutions (e.g. data modelling, system architecture, UX design) and have interest in the latest IT development trends (e.g. cloud computing, machine learning, automation)
• You have strong analytical skills and can focus on details without losing track of the bigger picture
• You are innovative, show a high degree of own initiative and approach problems with curiosity and open-mindedness
• You like to express yourself in one-on-one conversations and small groups
• You have good communication and interpersonal skills and like to work in diverse, interdisciplinary teams

*Our offer to you may be higher based on your skills and experience and will include additional rewards and benefits. 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
Mlynske Nivy 12
821 09 Bratislava


Contact person: Michelle Skrucana

ID: 3489938   Dátum zverejnenia: 22.3.2019   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   Minimum base salary from 1200 EUR gross/month/full time and other rewards. Our offer to you may be higher based on your experience and will include additional rewards and benefits.*