Senior Software Developer

Start your career at Zurich Insurance Company Ltd
Place of work
Contract type
Wage (gross)
2 400 EUR/monthFinal salary offer depends on your experience and requirements.
Field of work
Risk Management Services

The way we are

We want to tell you one thing: We care for our employees.
As a part of our team - you become the essence of our business, because you add value to everything that we do.

Caring for well-being

Unique career

Caring for communities

Caring for development

Cooperating and sharing

Why you will like us

  • we have that kind of environment that welcomes any ideas that are pushing the envelope
  • we work hard, but we value your work-life balance
  • we make the difference – the unique bottom-to-top program that motivates employees to make Zurich Insurance a better place to work
  • our Development weeks will help you improve your skills

Interested already?

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Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Senior Software Developer

• Do you already have some experience in software development and would like to use it in a new environment?
• Are you not afraid of a non-standard programming language used for coding?
• Analyzing the problems and requests, and looking for the solutions sound appealing to you?
• Would you like to get stability with the global company and project?

We can offer you exactly that! You will be a part of our development team responsible for the implementation of an in-house developed software – Solvency II Risk Engine with 350+ users across the European entities of the Zurich Group.
You will work closely with quantitative analysts, data providers in Group Risk Management, other Group functions located in Zurich, and with the end-users located in various European countries.

Your role would be to:

  • Maintain and develop the system code as a part of an Agile (Scrum) team using rich existing code-base and documentation
  • Provide consultancy and cooperate with other team members, business and quantitative analysts
  • Provide technical support to the end-users
  • Enhance team standards and practices for coding and developments
  • Propose ideas for system and tool innovations

Possibilities of development:

  • Cooperation with an experienced team of developers and business analysts
  • Opportunity to develop in an agile framework, coding skills, business knowledge
  • Trainings on capital and risk modeling
  • Rotation within Zurich Insurance Company to other projects, teams, and/or locations
  • External and internal soft skills trainings


65% Problem solving and code development
25% Communication with colleagues and stakeholders
10% Coaching of junior colleagues

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

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

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

Minimal education: University education (Bachelor’s degree)
* 5+ year experience in software development
* Proven expertise in either of R / Python / Java / C
* Willingness and desire to work in R
* Experience in capital modeling and/or financial modeling is an asset
* Fluent in English (spoken and written)
* Strong communication skills and collaborative attitude
* Analytical thinking, problem-solving skills


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 - Staré mesto


Kontaktná osoba: Nikola Bilkova
E-mail: poslať životopis
ID: 3992900  Dátum zverejnenia: 29.10.2020  Pracovná ponuka je prevzatá z inej stránky alebo zdroja. Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 2 400 EUR/month