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Bratislava, SK


Cloud Engineer (MS Azure) 

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.

At Swiss Re we combine experience with creative thinking and cutting-edge expertise to create new opportunities and solutions for our clients. This is possible thanks to the collaboration of our 15,000 employees across the world.

We offer a flexible working environment where curious and adaptable people thrive. Are you interested in joining us?


About the Role


You will closely collaborate with Cloud Squad members from Zurich and Bratislava and with other colleagues all around the globe, ensuring a smooth implementation of required changes in high quality within given time. You will also manage communication and issue handling with third party vendors.


You will cooperate with the team mainly on following activities:

  • We are responsible for technical analysis, design, implementation recommendations and the operation of cloud components in a close cooperation with the other team members and the business lead.
  • We document the technical solution and the implementation.
  • We collaborate with business departments and other IT teams in an international and multicultural setup, gather and analyse information requirements, understand the business issues and challenges of our internal clients.
  • We lead the migration of applications to cloud in good quality and on time according to company standards.
  • Testing will be an essential part of your daily work – we perform and document system technical tests and align them with infrastructure requirements.
  • We take an active role on ensuring that the continuous improvements and upgrade of infrastructure or processes, are actively monitored and managed.                                                                                                                                  


About the Team


The Cloud Squad is driving the Cloud Transformation of Asset Management by organizing the off-premise migration and the modernization the technology landscape and its optimization.


About You


Technical skills:

  • Do you have hands-on experience with Microsoft Azure and Azure DevOps?
  • Conceptual understanding of containers and of messaging/events platforms.
  • Knowledge of least two of the following applications platforms: WebSphere Liberty, Tomcat, Azure AppService and MS IIS.
  • Knowledge of two or more database platforms: Oracle DB, MSSQL, PostgreSQL and MySQL.
  • Knowledge and awareness of modern development languages.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills in English (written and spoken)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              

We offer you the chance to join the dynamic world of a financial services organization and to work within an agile squad responsible for the cloud engineering, architecture, operations and consultancy! 


We are looking forward to your application!


Minimum base salary for this job from 2700 EUR gross/month/full time. Our offer to you may be higher based on your skills and experience and will include additional rewards and benefits. We are required by law to disclose basic wage component (minimum salary) for the advertised positions. We carefully consider your professional competencies, qualifications and experience in our compensation package and/or when offering you other positions. Our compensation philosophy is to pay fairly, also considering market situation and the value employees may bring to Swiss Re.


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 tasks.


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