London, GB

Data Science Actuarial Analyst - Graduate (Hybrid, m/f/x/d)

Are you interested in data science and analysis? Get ready to kick-off your career with Swiss Re! 


We are looking for graduates with strong interpersonal skills, who are eager to learn, broaden their knowledge and expertise and want to make a difference. You have a Bachelor, Master, or PhD degree with up to 3 years professional experience – we invite you to apply to our graduates@swissre programme 2024. 


The program offers you the chance to join the dynamic, fast-moving world of a leading risk knowledge company. Over an 18-month period, you will receive on- and off-the-job training, including a job rotation that gives you the opportunity to work across different parts of Swiss Re. 


About the Role 


You will be an internal technology and analytics actuarial consultant involved in a broad range of interesting topics, just have a look below: 


  • Upskilling: Upskill users and facilitate tailored, hands-on workshops to help actuarial teams tackle business-as-usual cases using best practice programming and data science skills 

  • Consulting: Provide strategic advice on modelling and data analytics projects also supporting on the implementation phase on key initiatives 

  • Recommended practices: Maintain best practice guidelines for topics on programming, statistical modelling data science and communication 

  • Community: Build a collaborative community on actuarial modelling, data science and analytics 

  • Infrastructure: Coordinate with InfoTech teams on data analytics and infrastructure projects 


About the Team 


The Model Development & Analytics Team is responsible for Swiss Re's Atelier programme which enables teams across Swiss Re to combine their domain knowledge with programming, automation, data science and communications skills in their day-to-day work. The team has global reach and spans both Life & Health and Property & Casualty, reporting directly to the Group Chief Actuary. 


About You 


You are energetic and motivated with strong interpersonal and communication skills. You pay attention to detail without losing track of the bigger picture. 


  • You have successfully completed your university degree in a quantitative field such as Actuarial Science, Statistics, Mathematics, or any other degree with some quantitative component 

  • Willingness to pursue a professional actuarial qualification such as Fellowship to the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries. 

  • Ability to grasp new concepts quickly and develop these into practical solutions 

  • Experience or willingness to learn R and other programming languages/frameworks 

  • Familiarity with using statistical modelling and data science 


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 and their passion for sustainability.



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