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Bratislava, SK

IT Business Analyst (Actuarial Systems)


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 more than 13,000 employees across the world.

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


About the Team


Our team "Actuarial Systems P&C" consists of business analysts and application engineers and we are responsible for in-house built applications related to reserving and actuarial analysis. Our main customer is the global actuarial community within the company. We are embedded in the Finance IT subledger ecosystem.


We are looking for an agile, pro-active and curious IT Business Analyst who wants to take an important role in supporting our team.


We are based in Bratislava.


About the Role


In your role you will have the opportunity to work on global projects as well as support production processes. The project work will focus on the data integration, design and development of new interfaces and functions, as well as the support and monitoring of data migrations and reconciliations. On the production side the main tasks will be to support the quarterly closing with special processes and to secure the daily data processing. You will be involved in all steps of a project and the production control and will be assigned own sub-projects which you will manage independently in close collaboration with project team.


You will:

  • Understand and operate the existing quarterly claims development processes - data preparation, transformation and currency conversion between sub-ledger and Group Finance

  • Connect with an international user community

  • Provide ad-hoc analysis (incl. data mining)

  • Support us implementing those features in our new actuarial reserving platform - a fully Azure cloud borne solution


About You


  • University degree (or similar) in Business Administration or Economics with good mathematical understanding, or Mathematics or Natural Sciences with good business understanding, Alternatively higher professional education (information management or similar)

  • Knowledge in basic accounting principles,

  • Experience in insurance/reinsurance, actuarial or IT project work is an asset

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Good interpersonal skills

  • English is a must

  • Knowledge in MS Office, Excel above all, basic knowledge in Azure data tools like DataBricks or SQL Server will help you implementing the new solution

  • SQL and Python are an advantage


The position is hired for 8months external contract with possibility of extension. 


Minimum base salary for this job from 1200 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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Reference Code: 100408 


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