Milano, MI, IT


Data Engineer 

About Swiss Re

The Swiss Re Group 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. It anticipates and manages risk – from natural catastrophes to climate change, from ageing populations to cybercrime. The aim of the Swiss Re Group is to enable society to thrive and progress, creating new opportunities and solutions for its clients. Headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, where it was founded in 1863, the Swiss Re Group operates through a network of around 80 offices globally. It is organised into three Business Units, each with a distinct strategy and set of objectives contributing to the Group’s overall mission.


About the role

Data engineer familiar with Microsoft Azure services, with projects of Cloud Data Engineering and with programming languages (Python, C#, SQL).

The ideal candidate has a strong background in computer science/engineering and knowledge in math, statistics, physics or any other computationally intense disciplines.


About the team

We are seeking a motivated candidate with passion for technology to be a part of Analytics team in Milan that develops innovative solutions in telematics, motor and beyond. The team is top notch and lies in the Product and Technology department in the Property and Casualty Reinsurance business.


About You



  • BS/MS in computer science or similar
  • Experience with scripting languages (Python and R)
  • Knowledge of big data tools and framework like Hadoop, Spark etc…
  • Programming skills (C#, Python, SQL)
  • Knowledge of Azure Services
  • Fluency in English is mandatory.


PhD is a plus

Statistical modeling (like R/Matlab/Mathematica) is a plus

Knowledge of Android and iOS app development is a plus


Behavioural Competences

  • Team player with a ‘can do’ attitude
  • Ability to work in an interdisciplinary and multi-cultural environment
  • High degree of flexibility, independent and proactive working style
  • Ability to work well under pressure and on multiple and conflicting priorities
  • Strong commitment to quality and details



  • Multi-lingual is a plus
  • Flexibility to traveling-depth knowledge/experience in the Insurance or Reinsurance domains

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