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Bratislava, SK

Senior Data Scientist


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

Do you like inspiring change and enabling insight through powerful analytics? Then it's the best choice to apply for this position to strengthen Business Transformation Team located in Bratislava. The team's directive is to drive technical and analytical capabilities, with an overarching aim to steer the operational excellence through digitisation. This is a position where one can actively apply their technical expertise and help the team progress on its directive.
This role involves working together very closely with our colleagues in Business Transformation Team in Bangalore, as well as the Divisional Executive Team in Bangalore, Bratislava and Zurich.


Still not sure if you should apply?

Key responsibilities include:

  • Supporting the entire Business Transformation team with your technological and analytical solutions
  • Strongly contributing to develop and drive Cash & Cost Operation Unit's overall digitisation concept
  • Working with your colleagues from Bratislava to identify inefficient processes and conceptualise pre-emptive and digital processes; you will then take a leading role in digitising those processes
  • Evaluating the team's current manual and semi-manual processes to develop automation capabilities
  • aking the lead on specific projects, relevant to Cash&Cost´ s digitisation efforts
  • Your can-do demeanour will help you and the team further improve processes by applying smart approaches and implementing technical solutions!


We are convinced you still need some more info for your decision

Business Transformation team is a team within Cash & Cost Operations in Finance Group Operations Division. The strong and multi-cultural team environment provides an environment to succeed - team members have a direct influence on how we operate and are encouraged to bring and develop new insights and solutions. Being part of the Finance Group Operations Division, with staff in Bangalore, Bratislava and Zurich, will give you experience in a truly multi-national, multi-cultural environment. You will also have opportunity to see the larger picture of Swiss Re as a multi-national company.


About You


Let us describe yourself

  • Bachelors in a quantitative field, e.g. Applied Mathematics, Engineering, Physics, Computer Science, Finance or similar. Those with data science, actuarial certifications or Master's degree would be preferred
  • Certification / Expertise in advanced analytics including with R, Python, Machine Learning and, or data integration platforms e.g. Palantir Foundry
  • A minimum of four years in a similar role, with first-hand experience in using technology to analyse data, derive conclusions and make recommendations.
  • Ability to work across the organisation to understand an identified risk area and then developing/implementing a concise solution to quantify and mitigate the risk
  • A positive personality who enjoys taking ownership
  • Ability to work on your own initiative and implement solutions
  • Good communication and social skills
  • Ability to work in a multi-cultural and multi-location environment
  • Fluency in English is required

We are looking forward to your application!


We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, including gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

The minimum gross monthly base salary for this role is 2600EUR 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.


Reference Code: 107286 


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