Bratislava, SK

Data Engineering Lead

About the role & the team


Our team is at the forefront of analytics for Reinsurance spanning the entire breadth of our business. We build analytical products that focus on everything from Contract Wording to Natural Catastrophes, enabling the company to accurately manage our risks.

Joining us, you will learn the technologies that are used in modern data solutions with a focus on cloud technologies and distributed systems, but also gain experience in the application of big data techniques to solve complex problems on real data, in a collaborative environment with colleagues from Swiss Re's international offices.


A regular day with us:

  • Provide technical leadership to a small team of engineers

  • Design data products in collaboration with Product Owners and other Engineering teams

  • Implement production ready data solutions

  • Ensure the reliability, quality, and optimal performance of our data products


Our team in Bratislava is at the beginning of the journey, therefore you will have plenty of career growth opportunities in this role.


About You

Nobody is perfect and meets 100% of requirements. If you, however, meet some of the criteria below and are genuinely curious about the world of analytics, we will be happy to meet you.

If you possess traits and experience that match most of the below, we’d love to hear from you:

  • Excellent engineering skills and proficiency in at least one programming language (Python preferred)

  • Expertise in distributed computing frameworks (e.g. Spark)

  • Experience with system design and cloud infrastructure


Nice to have

  • Working knowledge of advanced analytics (i.e. Machine Learning, Statistics)

  • Experience in PySpark and Azure


If you do not have some or any of those but are eager to learn them, get in contact with us.


The minimum gross monthly base salary for this role is 3300 EUR full time. Our final offer to you will be set up fairly, considering the skills and experience that you bring to the Swiss Re Group. You can look forward to extra rewards and benefits including an attractive performance-based bonus.



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. 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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