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Bratislava, SK

Graduate Data Scientist L&H

About iptiQ


iptiQ is a risk tech start-up within Swiss Re Group. Swiss Re is one of the world’s leading providers of reinsurance, insurance and other forms of insurance-based risk transfer. We anticipate and manage a wide variety of risks, from natural catastrophes and climate change to cybercrime.

iptiQ provides digital, bespoke and transparent L&H and P&C protection products in a B2B2C manner. Founded in 2014, we're transforming the way consumers buy insurance with a unique digital insurance engine which incorporates the latest technology with world-class underwriting capabilities. We build strong partnerships to sell insurance via trusted brands.

Our success depends on our ability to build an inclusive culture encouraging fresh perspectives and innovative thinking. iptiQ embraces 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.


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 2022.

You can find more information here: Start your Career with our Graduate Programme | Swiss Re Careers .


The start of the position is 1st September 2022.


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 keen to learn how we provide data and information for business monitoring and decision at all levels? Then join us our team!

Your main activities will be understanding business needs, capturing requirements, designing and implementing dashboards, interacting with the data engineers & developing data literacy capabilities within iptiQ.


Main tasks:


  • Understand business needs for data and insights across the entire insurance value chain

  • Engage with business and technology to design and implement data analytics products and services

  • Analyze operational data in order to provide trends and actionable insights, e.g., into customer acquisition, operational efficiency and other key business performance metrics

  • Build dashboards for business monitoring, insights and decisions at all management levels

  • Collaborate on development of advanced statistical and machine learning models

  • Maintain close alignment with the SwissRe group data & analytics functions

  • Further develop iptiQ data culture


About the team


Join our highly motivated team of 10 located in Bratislava and Zurich. We are proud of covering end-to-end data & analytics process, including partner management and data-driven business. We are a multifunctional technology and business team, including business analysts, data engineers, data scientists, data stewards. We build latest data technologies: cloud-based data lake, streaming, ai/machine learning.


About You


  • Successfully completed university degree, preferably in computer science, math, physics, engineering, relevant business administration or equivalent field

  • You are interested and motivated to learn about insurance and finance industry

  • Strong analytical skills with focus on the bigger picture

  • Experience with SQL/Python/R programming and/or data visualization tools would be a plus

  • Collaborative style and ability to engage with a diverse range of stakeholders s.t. senior colleagues, clients or business partners

  • Innovative approach, can-do attitude, showing a high degree of own initiative

  • Intellectual curiosity and aptitude to pick up new technical skills

  • Fluency in English


Learn more about the selection process here: Graduates Application (swissre.com)


The minimum gross monthly base salary for this role is 1500 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.
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.

We provide feedback to all candidates via email. If you have not heard back from us, please check your spam folder.

Reference Code: 108312 


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