Location: 

Bangalore, KA, IN

Senior Solutions Architect

 

GDS (Group Data Services) leads Swiss Re's ambition to be a truly data-driven risk knowledge company. GDS bring expertise and experience covering all aspects of data and analytics to enable Swiss Re in its vision to make the world more resilient.
The Data Platform Engineering & Operations team deals with data & analytics platforms for enabling the creation of innovative solutions to data driven business needs. It also enables Swiss Re Group to efficiently utilize the platforms and ensures its availability and proper functioning

To extend the existing Analytics team we are seeking a Senior Solutions Architect who will play a key role in contributing to our technical strategy, leading and delivering projects, and developing software solutions with focus on emerging technologies such as cloud computing, AI/ML, etc.

 

Key Tasks

  • Lead the technical delivery of projects, working under the direction of senior management, from inception to completion
  • Collaborate effectively within cross-functional teams to implement software solutions and achieve project goals
  • Evaluate new technologies, proposing solutions that fit with our platform standard and company strategy
  • Acquire and maintain an in-depth understanding of the application landscape in your application portfolio
  • Keep up to date with new technology trends like Cloud Computing, AI/ML, LLMs, and related technologies to ensure our solutions are cutting-edge 


About You

Essentials

  • 10+ years of professional experience in software development in an enterprise environment, with strong Java programming skills 
  • Bachelor's degree/Master Study in computer science, information science (or equivalent)
  • 5+ years proven experience in application architecture design and cloud concepts
  • Understanding of enterprise software landscape: microservices, message-oriented architecture, distributed systems, and security concepts 
  • Knowledge of developing software using java full stack: angular, spring boot and spring frameworks 
  • Experience in cloud development (preferably Azure)
  • Experience in CI/CD using Azure DevOps
  • Experience with agile development methodology
  • Industry certifications like Certified Solutions Architect (CSA) or The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF), Azure Solution Architect Expert
  • Strategic thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Strong communication ability to communicate with the development team and the management


Behavioural Competences

  • Team player with a ‘can do’ attitude
  • Ability to work in an interdisciplinary and multi-cultural environment
  • High degree of flexibility, independent and proactive working style
  • Ability to work well under pressure and on multiple and conflicting priorities
  • Strong commitment to quality and timely customer service

 

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 and their passion for sustainability.

 

 

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