Beijing, 11, CN


Graduates@swissre program 2020:Digital & Smart Analytics Expert, Beijing 

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 Programme

We are looking for graduates with strong interpersonal skills, who are eager to learn and broaden their knowledge and expertise. You have a Bachelor, Master or PhD degree with up to 3 years professional experience – we invite you to apply to our graduates@swissre programme 2020.

The programme offers you the chance to join the dynamic, fast-moving world of a leading risk knowledge organisation. Over an 18-month period, you’ll receive on-and-off-the-job training, including a job rotation that gives you the opportunity to work across different business units.


About the role

Are you ready for a new challenge? We are seeking for a highly motivated and educated data scientist with a real passion for technology and a great  data and digital savviness to join our team as part of the Swiss Re Global graduate programme for 2020. You will be located in Beijing and be part of team that is responsible for the implementation of advanced analytics projects and prototyping services across the Swiss Re's APAC region.

Your main responsibilities

  • Support our China business teams to validate and scope selected business opportunities and defining the business cases for advanced analytics projects.
  • Use state of the art data science platforms and tools to implement and deliver China business advanced analytics projects
  • Promote digital & smart analytics knowledge, skills and services to China business teams.


About the team

Join a dynamic and international team of data lovers !

The Digital & Smart Analytics Services unit supports Swiss Re's business functions in developing state of the art technology solutions using advanced analytics and big data processing from structured and unstructured data for our business and strategic initiatives (e.g. Solution Groups, Product Development).

We are a global team of highly skilled professionals in advanced analytics techniques, data & text mining and visual analytics.

The team provides services in the areas of

  • Analytics Consulting: In collaboration with business teams identifying significant business opportunities and defining the business cases.
  • Analytics Delivery (Modelling & Prototyping): Defining the most appropriate technical solution approach and validating the scenarios through prototypes or pilot solutions.
  • Analytics Solution Enabling: Implementing, improving and maintaining analytics solutions to tackle business issues.


About you

  • Graduated with major in computer science, data science, statistics or actuarial science related strongly preferred.
  • Strong background in data science and related areas, especially machine learning.
  • Prior internship / projects in insurance, finance industry or consulting is an asset.
  • Experience with Python and/or R is preferred.
  • Fluent in reading, writing, and speaking Chinese & English.
  • Curious and good communication skills. Ability to communicate effectively with the audience in mind, both orally and in writing, and ability to build rapport with business stakeholders
  • Agility and flexibility with strong dedication for success.


"Please be aware that by applying for a position, you agree with processing your data outside of China."

Reference Code: 86167