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Bratislava, SK


Senior SQL Engineer (SAP Learning opportunity) 

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 role

Are you seeking for an opportunity that fosters your creative thinking skills and gives you the chance to work with latest SAP technologies? Are you eager to learn new things? Then you are exactly the person we are looking for.


Your main duties in this role will be

  • Define and build advanced custom reports based on SAP S/4HANA
  • Collaborate with finance team members to define reporting requirements
  • Design and implement reporting solutions in SAP environment
  • Work with business team members, product owners, and other team members to define business requirements, functional specifications, use-cases, and test plans
  • Translate business requirements into solution design and patterns, which enables quality, re-usability, scalability, availability and maintainability in accordance with the overall business objective and IT standards
  • Ensure best practice methods and analysis tools are utilized and reports are well documented
  • Support the full application life cycle including incidents and change requests


About the team

The team is a part of Finance IT with focus on Cost Transparency custom reporting solution. We are responsible for the custom reporting solution based on SAP S/4HANA system. Team consists of 5 IT specialists in Bratislava, however we have close interaction with colleagues based in Zurich and Bangalore. Team aims to provide advanced analytical reports as well as standard ones with ensuring excellent customer experience.


About you

  • University degree in engineering or adequate working experience
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Deep understanding of and experience with SQL scripting
  • Familiar with Agile/Scrum methodologies and delivery
  • Ability to translate data into meaningful financial insights and analysis
  • Solid communication skills, ability to interact with all levels within organization
  • Excellent active listening skills
  • Good understanding of and experience with the application lifecycle process, including planning, design, implementing, testing and releasing new versions
  • Experience with incident and change management processes
  • Self-starter willing to develop new ideas
  • SAP knowledge is not mandatory
  • Fluency in English is a must



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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