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Bangalore, KA, IN

Senior Analyst P&C

About Swiss Re


Swiss Re 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. We anticipate and manage a wide variety of risks, from natural catastrophes and climate change to cybercrime. We cover both Property & Casualty and Life & Health. Combining experience with creative thinking and cutting-edge expertise, we create new opportunities and solutions for our clients. This is possible thanks to the collaboration of more than 14,000 employees across the world.

Our success depends on our ability to build an inclusive culture encouraging fresh perspectives and innovative thinking. We embrace a workplace where everyone has equal opportunities to thrive and develop professionally regardless of their age, gender, race, ethnicity, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, physical or mental ability, skillset, thought or other characteristics. In our inclusive and flexible environment everyone can bring their authentic selves to work.



About the Role

This position is an exciting opportunity to be part of our Actuarial Tools and Analytics function located in Bangalore. Do you bring a strong technical and analytical background and want to further enrich your experience with reinsurance business, underwriting and tool development know-how? If the answer is yes, read on!

Principal Responsibilities

  • Develop Actuarial costing tools based on statistical/probabilistic concepts.
  • Develop knowledge of processes and systems and run them across all front and back-end functions, including intersections with other functional units and external vendors and partners.
  • Collaborate and communicate effectively with distributed team members and clients, you are not afraid to share your views and ideas while keeping open to different opinions, being courageous and always chipping into the overall growth of the team.
  • Be a problem solver: analyze issues, identify root causes, propose solutions, and consistently supervise issue resolution.
  • Your focus is on growing your domain knowledge and improving the actuarial and underwriting tools used.

About the Team:

We are part of distributed P&C Actuarial Services team operating in Zurich, London, Toronto, and Bangalore. The key objective of our distributed team is to build and lead the global underwriting, costing, and pricing tools to write the property, casualty, Cyber and Special Lines (Aviation, Agriculture, Marine etc.). In addition, the team deals with the end-to-end underwriting value chain. We define and implement the strategy for a gradual transformation of the landscape for the underwriting of the future focusing on digitization, automation, transformation, and data.

  • Development and productive maintenance of major costing/pricing tools and analytical tools following reinsurance business needs and requirements in close collaboration with the existing Tools and Systems team.
  • Ensuring operations are implemented according to internal guidelines and standard methodologies.
  • Providing tool support, knowledge, documentation, and training.
  • Supporting development and reviewing local, tactical tools (End Using Applications)

About You

  • 1-5 years of hands-on development as a programming or Actuarial professional.
  • Expertise in one or more of the following languages / runtimes: Java, C# (Preferred), R, Python, or similar language.
  • Strong relational DB skills – SQL, Joins
  • You have worked in agile environment(s) and are competent in tools such as Confluence and/or Azure DevOps.
  • Experience developing software with minimal guidance and understanding when to bring up issues as appropriate.
  • Preferably domain experience in property, casualty or cyber (re)insurance
  • You can focus on multiple initiatives at once and tackle problems quickly.
  • You demonstrate a creative demeanor with a strong curiosity about new technologies. You are hands-on and enjoy resolving problems.
  • Experience with cloud-based technologies, including Azure, AWS an advantage
  • Accomplished interpersonal and communication skills – demonstrates a clear and eloquent standard of written and verbal English communication in a sophisticated environment.

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 task.

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