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Bratislava, SK

Senior IT Business Analyst


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 role


Are you a sharp, ambitious and enthusiastic team worker who wants to play a key role in supporting risk management in a company where taking risk is the business model? If yes then join our team and be part of an exciting journey to improve the way how we manage risks.

This opportunity offers you the possibility to develop a wide skillset, both technical and professional as well as learning about actuarial controlling processes at a global corporation. In your role you will have the opportunity to work on global projects as well as support of production processes.


The project work will focus on the design and development of functions in our new reserving platform which will replace existing systems. Parts of the application already productive a substantial part of functional requirements still needs to be designed and developed. You will work in close cooperation with Application Engineers and Actuaries. You will be involved in all steps of agile software development and assigned to own user stories which you will manage independently.

On the production side the main tasks will be to provide user support.


You will:

  • Contribute in the development and maintenance of the system

  • Capture and translate business requirements to developers including testing support

  • Respond to, and handle complex issues in testing and production

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

  • Communicate with international user community

  • Help to embed our culture of continuous improvement


About the team


Our team of business engineers together with you is responsible for in-house built applications related to reserving and actuarial analysis.

We are based in Bratislava. Our main customer is the global actuarial community within the company.


About You


You are an agile and curious analyst, actively seek creative solutions to improve things for us and our business partners. To succeed in this opportunity, you should be results driven, knowing when to seek help.

You have a passion to learn about and understand business logic behind the solution solutions as well as the technical aspects of the solutions themselves. You like to question and challenge the status quo and you are comfortable in an agile and fluid landscape.

You are a good communicator and fluent in English.

You have graduated with a Bachelors or a Master's degree in computer science, or in Business Administration or Economics with good mathematical understanding, or Mathematics with good business understanding


Finally, you should possess a range of skills and the commitment to expand them. The other important skills include (but are not limited to):

  • Knowledge in MS Excel as analytical tool, basic knowledge about cloud borne software development on Azure

  • Basic knowledge of either Java, SQL, R or Python could be an asset

  • Experience with continuous integration/delivery and build automation

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


Are you curious to know more and considering to apply? Don't wait and get in contact with us.



The minimum gross monthly base salary for this role is 2000 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.


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