Data Scientist (Ref. No.: 86916)

Place of work
Bratislava
Contract type
full-time
Wage (gross)
Minimum base salary for this job from 1700 EUR gross/month/full time. 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.

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

About the Team

Digital and Smart Analytics (DSA) is Swiss Re's data science team with a focus on service orientation and practical solutions. DSA implements Swiss Re`s Technology Strategy and supports its business functions in generating insights and creating data driven products & solutions.

We are seeking a candidate in Bratislava with passion for technology to join our highly skilled global team. You will work with colleagues from various countries across different locations (Zurich, New York, Bangalore, Singapore, Beijing, Hong Kong, …) who contribute in developing analytics services and solutions in tight collaboration with business clients.

In our daily work, we understand problems of our business clients and help them to ideate and implement innovative solutions. This involves a broad range of tasks from gaining in-depth knowledge in various areas of (re-) insurance, the translation of business problems into technical and data science problems as well as solving machine learning and statistical tasks and implementing solutions so that they can be employed by our customers in their everyday work. These tasks are as varied as the fields we work in: predicting the danger of natural catastrophes, modeling life expectancy, analysing customer portfolios, automating the extraction of information from textual data and much more.

The diversity of projects and the collaborative environment supporting personal improvement is our greatest strength!

About the Role

Responsibilities & Key Tasks
- Involvement in and driving of machine learning projects
- Data extraction, preparation, transformation
- Design and implementation of production-grade solutions, supporting the team that implements the in-production solution in the hand-over process
Integration of technical solutions into business contexts
- Communication with internal and external clients and communication of technical content to a business audience
- Agile project management and working with cross-functional and/or virtual teams

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

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

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

About You

Technical Requirements
- Degree in Computer Science, Applied Mathematics, Statistics or related quantitative field
- Analytical problem-solving skills and ability to assimilate complex information. Interest in learning new techniques and personal improvement
- Knowledge in languages and techniques like R, Python, SQL, NOSQL, PowerBI
- English language skills
- Interest and prior knowledge in machine learning, statistical modeling and related technologies
- Interest in building and deploying innovative solutions involving machine learning
- Specific knowledge of/experience in the insurance/financial field is an additional advantage

Advantageous Additional Skills
- background in software engineering (e.g. agile programming, project organization)
- experience in distributed computing (e.g. Spark)
- experience with geographic modeling or processing of geo-dataknowledge of Text Mining, Natural Language Processing and related technology platforms and tools

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.

We provide feedback to all candidates via email. If you have not heard back from us, please check your spam folder.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, including gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status. Swiss Re offers modern work models and attractive work places that allow all employees to adapt to changing work preferences and life phases.

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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.
Website: www.swissre.com

Number of employees

1000 and more employees

Company address

Swiss Re Business Services (Slovakia) s.r.o.
Mlynské Nivy 12
821 08 Bratislava
https://careers.swissre.com/go/Bratislava/2744001/

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ID: 3579215  Dátum zverejnenia: 25.11.2019  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny: Minimum base salary for this job from 1700 EUR gross/month/full time. 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.