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Fort Wayne, IN, US

Solution Engineer & 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: 

In this role, you will operate as a member of the ICE Development team.


Job Responsibilities


  • Provide technical support for end user software tools used by the L&H Americas Products Actuarial team (ex. ICE – Integrated Costing Environment, AXIS) to effectively support various initiatives such as assumption development, pricing, monitoring our business, new product development and R&D studies.


  • Design, develop, test, debug and troubleshoot highly complex programs or components in a timely manner with limited guidance and supervision. Develop technical & functional specifications from business requirements with guidance.


  • Provide status on designated tasks to supervisor or project managers.  Work with Global IT services.




About the Team: 


The team consists of four Java developers with two in Bangalore and two in North America.



About you:

  • BA or BS in Computer Science or related field preferred (or equivalent).
  • Proven experience with java object-oriented software development (including JEE).
  • Strong knowledge of MS SQL server or other data base tools.
  • Experience with REST, SAS or R a plus.
  • Exposure to other programming tools like Visual Basic or .Net as well as terminology.
  • 5+ years of related IT experience.
  • Solid understanding of application development life cycle and methodology.
  • Proven experience with translating IT terms, concepts and solution into business terms.
  • Team player able to work with other development teams in the organization as well as with the Life & Health Products team
  • Strong analytical, problem solving and process design skills.
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills.
  • Knowledge of Swiss Re or insurance industry a plus.




Swiss Re is an equal opportunity employer. It is our practice to recruit, hire and promote without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, pregnancy, sexual orientations, marital status, military status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Decisions on employment are solely based on an individual's qualifications for the position being filled.

During the recruitment process, reasonable accommodations for disabilities are available upon request. If contacted for an interview, please inform the Recruiter/HR Professional of the accommodation needed.


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