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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. Combining experience with creative thinking and cutting-edge expertise, we create new opportunities and solutions for our clients. This is possible thanks to the collaboration of more than 14,000 employees across the world.

Our success depends on our ability to build an inclusive culture encouraging fresh perspectives and innovative thinking. We embrace a workplace where everyone has equal opportunities to thrive and develop professionally regardless of their age, gender, race, ethnicity, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, physical or mental ability, skillset, thought or other characteristics. In our inclusive and flexible environment everyone can bring their authentic selves to work.



About the team


Our team together with you is responsible for taking care of an in-house built application, which is used for analysis and reserves estimation for Swiss Re. Our main customer is actuarial community within the company.

We are looking for an experienced, pro-active and curious Business Engineer who wants to take a meaningful role supporting our team of Business Engineers in the Risk Management InfoTech unit.

We are based in Bratislava and collaborate daily with colleagues working in various locations in Europe.


About the role

In your role you will support the actuarial reserving processes in our newly developed cloud based platform. The role requires end-to-end understanding of the system in order to support its regular maintenance, further development and to provide support to the actuarial community in the use of our application. Apart of "Business As Usual" work you will also participate on further improvement of the system, data integration, design and development of new interfaces and functions in close cooperation with Application/Data Engineers.


Your tasks will include:

  • Monitoring of data migrations and reconciliations

  • Ensuring accurate reporting and up-to-date documentation

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

  • Communication with international user community

  • Capturing further user requirements, their analysis and user stories preparation

  • Cooperation with developers during implementation for further clarification and ensuring acceptance criteria are met

  • Participation on internal testing of newly developed features, supporting user testing and successful roll-out to production


You will have the possibility to further develop your skillset, both technical and professional as well as learning about crucial Risk Management processes.


About you

You are pro-active person with curious mindset seeking for 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 enjoy interacting with people, listen them carefully and understand their work and related needs.


  • you will work with cloud based data platform (Azure Databricks, Azure SQL Server, Azure Synapse) so some basics in SQL/Python or R language would be helpful

  • basic experience with PowerBI is beneficial

  • previous experience in IT project work is required

  • you will use also Excel, Word, Powerpoint to help with analysis and documentation

  • knowledge of basic accounting principles, insurance/reinsurance/actuarial work is a plus

  • you have strong analytical skills, you are able to understand problems and work independently on solutions with focus on detail without losing overall picture

  • most importantly you are willing to learn and growth in your experience

  • you can demonstrate good spoken and written English communication skills

  • you are used to work in an agile and cross-cultural set-up and are willing to take on ownership and responsibility



The minimum gross monthly base salary for this role is 2 500 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.


This job offer is suitable for people who have been impacted by the invasion of Ukraine.


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