London, LND, GB


Senior Model Development Actuary iptiQ 

About iptiQ

Become a part of a growing and dynamic entrepreneurial team within the established Swiss Re Group. iptiQ is a start-up unit, established to provide innovative protection solutions directly to consumers. Our team delivers the coordination, infrastructure and competences that are key to driving forward this new business; working closely with our partners and clients. Our mission is to reduce the protection gap by simplifying life insurance and making it more accessible to people. Our motto is "now life is easier for everyone". For us this means making life insurance easier to sell, to buy and to trust.


About the Role

  • An exciting opportunity has arisen to develop and maintain the iptiQ EMEAs next generation data and pricing engine model. 
  • This is a rare opportunity to join a new business unit within an established company; combining the dynamic spirit of a startup with the backing of Swiss Re's strong organisation.
  • Your main responsibilities will be:
  • You design and deliver iptiQ's pricing engine and corresponding framework and processes 
  • You perform the required actuarial analysis and build the models and provide analytical insights
  • You are a core member of a team to develop and deliver iptiQ's digital insurance platform
  • You work closely together with the software engineers to support the technical implementation of the data and pricing engine
  • You develop and maintain strong relationships and interact on regular basis with internal partners across all functions 
  • You will report directly to the Head of Digital Platform of iptiQ EMEA.


About the Team

iptiQ is a unit within the newly built Swiss Re Life Capital; established to deliver white-label life insurance solutions to be sold through partners, directly to consumers.
We are a young, motivated and technology driven team, organised to provide creative solutions for life insurance distributors across Europe that engage with consumers in non-traditional ways.
Through our strong operational infrastructure, creative thinking, insurance know-how and ecommerce competences we want to drive the digitalization of the life insurance business in Europe.


About You

  • You have a university degree in mathematics, statistics, actuarial science or related field with proven mathematical skills and analytical ability 
  • You have relevant work experience of 5+ years in primary insurance and/or a consulting environment with focus on model development for primary life insurance products
  • You are used to work in project environments. Experience in agile methodologies are a plus
  • You have actuarial pricing skills and experience in applying the actuarial control cycle
  • You are proficient in English
  • You have strong verbal and written communication skills with analytical, critical thinking and independent decision-making abilities
  • You are a strong team player who is passionate about the success of the business and comfortable in a dynamic and fast-moving environment
  • Experience in working in agile product teams and knowledge of agile tools like Confluence and JIRA is a plus
  • You are results-driven, have a "can-do" attitude and are a self-motivated personality and a fast learner


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

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