Bangalore, KA, IN


Associate Risk Engineer General Property 

About Swiss Re

The Swiss Re Group is one of the world’s leading providers of reinsurance, insurance and other forms of insurance-based risk transfer, working to make the world more resilient. It anticipates and manages risk – from natural catastrophes to climate change, from ageing populations to cybercrime. The aim of the Swiss Re Group is to enable society to thrive and progress, creating new opportunities and solutions for its clients. Headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, where it was founded in 1863, the Swiss Re Group operates through a network of around 80 offices globally. It is organised into three Business Units, each with a distinct strategy and set of objectives contributing to the Group’s overall mission.


About the role

  • Risk Engineering support of a global team of underwriters / account engineers concerning Swiss Re Corporate Solution’s General Property business by reviewing and summarizing third party information.
  • Summarizing this information by the use of CorSo's proprietary risk assessment tool and database.
  • Close interaction with regional Account Engineer where the respective accounts and deals are based.
  • In details risk engineering tasks include:
    • Assessing Risk Quality for manmade and natural hazards
    • Assessing Loss Estimates for costing and capital allocation
    • Drafting recommendations on how to improve risk quality
    • Occasionally, your expertise will also be applied directly for our insured clients – by supporting the Account Engineer in state of the art loss prevention consultancy
    • Applies RES “unite de doctrine” and quality standards regarding risk engineering work
  • Support of the global Risk Engineering Community by extracting and summarizing technical, claims or other information for the capturing in centralized databases
  • Occasional risk visits to keep abreast of market tendencies and developments
  • Proactively maintains and expands own expertise level
  • Utilizes appropriate specialist publications & data bases to achieve goals.
  • Takes care of document management and other administrative tasks in his area of responsibility
  • Applies the quality assurance tasks as outlined in the ‘Q’ manual and other related documents


About the team

  • Swiss Re Corporate Solutions offers innovative insurance solutions for multi-national corporations around the globe. Backed by the financial strength of the Swiss Re group, we assist more than 50,000 customers worldwide in mitigating their risk exposure. With a workforce of over 1,200 experts in more than 40 offices, Swiss Re Corporate Solutions is a growing business unit within Swiss Re that is seeking entrepreneurial talent.


About you

  • Preference for Mechanical / Electrical / Production / Industrial Engineers with hands-on production / maintenance / technical services experience in at least one industry segment, total relevant 3-7 years' experience minimum.
  • Engineers with higher relevant experience can also apply, and would then be considered for a higher band, i.e. Band E.
  • Previous experiences as "insurance" risk engineer" or in "fire protection" is appreciated, but is not a necessity.
  • Candidates who had applied earlier can reapply.
  • Strong industry knowledge of one or more selected industries
  • Loss Prevention (Safety) expertise (fire protection, safety management)
  • International experience preferred
  • Good insurance knowledge would be a plus
  • English language proficiency
  • Good negotiating capability
  • Strong Team Player

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