Application Developer (3th, 4th grade student)

Place of work
Mlynské nivy 12, Bratislava
Contract type
Wage (gross)
From 7 EUR/hourMinimum base salary for this job from 7 EUR per hour/part-time. Our offer to you may be higher based on your skills and experience and will include additional rewards and benefits.*

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

The position is hired on external contract.

Do you want to shape your professional software development skills during studies? Are you passionate about developing native cloud applications? Do you like to work with highly motivated, skilled and cooperative colleagues? Join Risk Management IT Solution Development & QA Team. Then this job is for you!

We are seeking a student Java Developer in Bratislava to join our diverse IT team. In our daily work, we understand problems of our risk management customers and help them to ideate and implement innovative solutions. Our team is a diverse team based in Slovakia. We closely collaborate with colleagues in Switzerland and know each other personally. In our unit we have a broad variety of different technical and risk management related backgrounds. Our diversity is complemented by a strong team spirit always striving to deliver the best solution for our customers and supporting your personal growth.

What will you do in detail?
- Working on several of the key technology initiatives using cutting-edge cloud (Azure) and integration technologies
- Develop backend and frontend of internal systems (Java, TypeScript, Angular)
- Enhance existing DevOps pipelines (Git, Bamboo, Azure DevOps)
- Communication with internal and external clients and communication of technical content to a business audience
- Working with multi-functional teams in an agile setup

Information about the selection process

*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.

We are an equal opportunity employer, and we value diversity at our company. Our aim is to live visible and invisible diversity – diversity of age, race, ethnicity, nationality, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religious beliefs, physical abilities, personalities and experiences – at all levels and in all functions and regions. We also collaborate in a flexible working environment, providing you with a compelling degree of autonomy to decide how, when and where to carry out your tasks.

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Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University student

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

- University student of computer science or related field
- Intermediate knowledge in any of following technologies: Java, C#, JavaScript, TypeScript, Angular
- Knowledge RDBMS related technologies, SQL (Oracle, SQL Server)
- Knowledge with any CI/CD tools, public could environments (e.g. Azure, AWS), BI tools is a plus
- You are passionate about new trends, flexible and open for new tasks with a mentality for continuous learning and development
- You are comfortable communicating in English in person, over remote connections and in writing. English - Upper intermediate (B2) required.

- You enjoy interacting with people
- You like to understand problems and work to some degree independently on solutions
- You do not hesitate to ask when you need help or explanation
- You like working in an intercultural and international team environment
- You enjoy talking and writing in English at work


Brief description of the company

As the world's leading and most diversified global reinsurer, we offer as our core business financial services products that enable risk taking essential to enterprise and progress. Our company was founded in Zurich, Switzerland in 1863, and operates in more than 25 countries and provides its expertise and services to clients throughout the world. We combine financial strengths with experience, knowledge and creative thought to explore new opportunities in the interests of our clients, staff and shareholders.

Number of employees

1700 and more employees

Company address

Swiss Re Business Services (Slovakia) s.r.o.
Mlynske nivy 12
821 08 Bratislava
Learn more about working in Swiss Re Slovakia.


Kontaktná osoba: Terezia Srsnova

ID: 3925785  Dátum zverejnenia: 10.2.2021  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 7 EUR/hour