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Bratislava, SK

Data & Analytics Architect


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


As a member of the Data & Analytics Architecture and Initiatives Team, you will develop the data architecture and governance at group level supporting the domains in their Data Architecture development. You will actively deliver a strategic impact on the implementation of the group wide data strategy agenda to make better use of our data. If you are an IT evangelist who enjoys creating a meaningful data and analytics architecture direction and would like to work with a variety of partners all over the globe, this role is for you!


Your tasks include but not limited to:


  • Support the development for the Enterprise Ontology which defines the scope and describes the content of the data relevant for the Group functions as well as for cross domain data exchange and synergies. Those activities involve ontology design and modelling, defining data analysis capabilities and framework, and supporting establishing and maintaining domain ontologies
  • Identify, prioritize and propose relevant data topics for our division of Group Data Services as well as for other Group functions
  • Design and implementation of ontologies of different levels (domain, product or application ontologies)
  • Support implementation in collaboration with other Data & Analytics architects, spending ca. 20 % of time for SR for further development of the D&A capabilities
  • Liaise, align and partner with all relevant bodies, colleagues and SMEs as well as related functions


About the team


We are looking for a new Data & Analytics Architect to join our highly skilled global team. You should have a passion for technology and enjoy translating strategy into architecture. We are working as a small team with colleagues from various countries who have outstanding experience.


You will work closely with many business units and projects which will enable you to actively demonstrate your analytical, managerial and communications skills.


About you


  • Master Study or Ph.D. in computer science, engineering, natural sciences or comparable education/qualification
  • Several years of working in development of Enterprise/Information Architecture or similar role with a deep understanding of information architecture, information models, master data management, warehousing and related fields
  • Deep understanding of the design and development of ontologies and the ability to work close with business stakeholders to understand business models and required use cases
  • Strong communication and consulting skills to drive solution finding and being able to explain even complex topics in a simple and understandable manner
  • Ability to understand the value of data in the context of the business unit and understand the impacts of data on current and future business models
  • Excellent verbal and written English skills


Minimum base salary for this job from 2500 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 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.


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