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Kansas City, MO, US

Senior Cloud Engineer


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

You are an engineer with very strong programming skills in Java/Kotlin and experience using Microsoft Azure to create solutions. You understand how to run and deploy Linux containers to Kubernetes, and you are familiar with resources such as Key Vault, relational and NoSQL Database Platforms, and Application Telemetry and Monitoring. You are able to put on an architect's hat to think about the best solution to a problem and understand the advantages and trade-offs of different approaches.

Your responsibilities include:

  • Crafting and writing containerized Microservices with Java and/or Kotlin
  • Docker and kubernetes knowledge essential
  • Debugging skills and writing telemetry
  • Strong api controller design and implementation skills
  • Writing integration tests to verify public endpoints
  • Utilizing appropriate data stores (relational, non-relational, binary etc)
  • Documenting design proposals and implementations (Visio, Markdown)
  • Experience with Azure resources and environments
  • Understanding of Events and Event Driven Architecture (Event Streaming, Kafka)
  • Security design and applied knowledge
  • Devops skills useful (IaC, scripting in bash/cry me a Powershell Core, yaml pipelines)
  • Understanding of golang preferred

About the team

The CorSo Accident and Health team has been created to address the challenges of the future and position CorSo as a risk innovation leader. This is an opportunity to join a fast-faced working environment that utilizes the latest technologies to provide unique and compelling solutions in a competitive marketplace. We operate with a startup mentality, challenge boundaries, and strive to combine leading-edge technology capabilities with new and emergent business models.

About you

Are you eager to reinvent the insurance industry with us and make an impact? Do you wish to have your talent recognized and rewarded? Then join our growing team and become part of the next wave of insurance innovation. Your profile:

  • Cloud experience with previous work, Azure preferred
  • Minimum of 7 years as a software engineer
  • Constant learner who keeps on top of industry trends
  • Enjoys writing code
  • Self-motivated and good interpersonal skills
  • Proficient in English

Reference Code: 106067 


Nearest Major Market: Kansas City