Data Scientist

Start your career at Zurich Insurance Company Ltd
Place of work
Bratislava I, Bratislava-Old Town
Contract type
Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards
2640€ plus other pay elements based on your experience

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

The candidate will join the Data Science and Advanced Analytics Team providing data science environments, professional services and custom advanced analytics solutions to internal customers; Business Units and Group Functions.
In this role, you will join a dynamic and agile team designing, developing and maintaining systems in support of data science and advanced analytics processes.
One key initial focus area of this position will be the migration/ update and on-going development & support for a cloud based, web-scraping & price modelling tool that provides insights on policy pricing
  • Design, develop, test and maintain architecture and systems for modelling & advanced analytics processes.  
  • Employ a variety of languages & tools to combine systems together, ensuring that the architecture & systems will support the needs of Business.
  • Convert data codes from R to Python.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)

Educational Specialization

IT, technical

Number of years of experience


Personality requirements and skills

  • Required: Python, R, SQL Highly Desirable:  Scala, Java, Spark, C#, NoSQL DBs
  • Desirable: Familiarity with web-scraping techniques
  • Desirable: Experience with private / public cloud set-up & services, knowledge of data science processes and concerns.
  • Ability to work effectively in a global organization, under time pressure and to manage ambiguity.
  • Fluent in English (spoken and written).


Brief description of the company

Zurich Insurance Company Ltd is a leading multi-line insurer that serves its customers in global and local markets. With about 53,000 employees, it provides a wide range of property and casualty, and life insurance products and services in more than 210 countries and territories. Zurich’s customers include individuals, small businesses, and mid-sized and large companies, as well as multinational corporations.

Zurich Bratislava is a Slovakia-based competence center for highly specialized services in the areas of Life Actuarial, Non-life Pricing & Analytics, Claims, Risk Management, Business Intelligence, IT Application Development and Service Management - as well as Insurance Network Management.

An international workforce of more than 200 talented professionals are supporting Zurich business units around the globe with value added services.

Number of employees

200-249 employees

Company address

Zurich Insurance Company Ltd, organizačná zložka
Mýtna 48
811 07 Bratislava
ID: 3465998   Dátum zverejnenia: 8.8.2018  
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Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   2640€ plus other pay elements based on your experience