Information Engineer (Ref. No.: 86576)

Place of work
Mlynské nivy, Bratislava
Contract type
full-time

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

About the Role
In Foundation Engineering (FE) team, we are responsible for development and maintenance of our internal framework which is used as a foundation of some of the largest business Data Warehouses of Swiss Re. Are you PL/SQL champion or have ambition to become one by joining our growing team? Interested in technical challenges of data processing and information management? In this role, you will implement new features as well as improve existing code base. This is primarily PL/SQL code, but we are looking for a person open to other technologies like Java/Groovy, and JavaScript. You will also provide support to data warehouse development teams. At the same time you will collaborate with the Oracle DBAs and infrastructure teams.
Main activities you will perform
• Technical design, implementation and maintenance of database centric applications
• SQL, PL/SQL and Java/Groovy development, testing, deployment
• Performance analysis and tuning
• Improvement of data flows and automation of interfaces, based on existing architecture
• Continuous improvement of software, data and process quality
• Work in Agile team and actively take part in various Agile ceremonies like sprints, planning, retrospective
• Consulting services for other units as needed

About the Team
Foundation Engineering is an international team of experts based in Bratislava, Zurich and Armonk locations. The team is responsible for development and maintenance of our internal framework which is used as a foundation of some of the largest business Data Warehouses of Swiss Re. Its core part is implemented in Oracle PL/SQL, various supporting tools are then written in Java/Groovy.

Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards

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*

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

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

Language skills

English - Advanced (C1)

Personality requirements and skills

About You
• Bachelor or Master degree in a technical field or experience in Information Technology
• Experience with Oracle 11g/12c database development (Data modelling, Database design, SQL, PL/SQL, performance tuning)
• Experience in Data centric Java development
• Knowledge of ETL tools (i.e. PowerCenter) and Data modelling tools (i.e. Power Designer) is an advantage
• Strong analytical and problem solving skills
• Good command of English, knowledge of German is an asset
• Good level of communication
• Independent and responsive in character and work
• Ability to work under stress
• Flexible and open for new tasks, willing to learn permanently
• Great teammate with a proactive and 'can do' attitude

*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.

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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 an more employees

Company address

Swiss Re Management AG
Mlynske nivy 12
821 08 Bratislava
https://careers.swissre.com/go/Bratislava/2744001/

Contact

Contact person: Phillip Stubna

ID: 3789616   Dátum zverejnenia: 17.10.2019   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*