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Bratislava, SK


Database Specialist 

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 team

  • Diverse and dynamic team of IT specialists, IT business analysts, SAP consultants, ABAP and SAP HANA developers
  • Globally distributed team of 10 team members (Slovakia, India, Poland, Greece, Zurich) working with global stakeholders and significant business stakeholder base in Bratislava


About the role

  • You will be involved in all phases of IT solution life-cycle including analysis, development, unit testing, implementation, deployment and post-go live support
  • You will be working on data modeling and complex data analysis
  • You will discuss the requirements concerning new IT solutions and enhancements in close cooperation with business analyst, IT coordinator and business stakeholders
  • Your daily cooperation will consist of communication with other database specialists, programmers and analysts in the realization phase to ensure correct understanding and implementation of business requirements
  • You will learn how to create and maintain SAP Hana CDS views, calculation views and external views
  • You will work with global Service Cost Accounting solution and CAP allocation & Reclassification process
  • You will not be required to travel abroad however there might be opportunities to do so


About You

  • Bachelor or master's degree in IT or other relevant field
  • 3+ years or relevant work experience (e.g. IT related project work especially in the role of IT business analyst, DB specialist and SME)
  • You have advanced knowledge of SQL and relational DBs – i.e.  SQL, MYSQL, Oracle, DB2, Elastic
  • You are willing to learn and work with latest SAP technologies (SAP S/4 Hana and SAP HANA 2.0)
  • You have proactive working style and "Can do" attitude
  • You have strong attention to detail, quality and effectivity
  • You have good written/verbal communication skills in English
  • You are structured, smart and conceptual thinker
  • You are able to work under pressure and deliver high performance when working in the team but also when working independently



We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


Minimum base salary for this job from 1700 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.


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