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Singapore, SG


Senior Solutions Developer 

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 our 15,000 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 develop and implement new ideas with a focus on new and innovative insurance solutions in all regions
  • You actively contribute to new solutions, for example, by providing analytics and prototypes proofing the concept of our ideas, or by bringing in new insights based on emerging features in the NatCat and property area.
  • You are in constant contact with our internal and external solutions users. That's why you know what our clients need and how to translate their needs into an attractive client offering.
  • You partner internally and externally with other colleagues to implement new solutions from the prototype to its daily usage.


About the Team

Are you interested to join an international team working on a variety of projects to deliver solutions for property and specialty reinsurance clients? We are responsible for a portfolio of existing solutions but are constantly trying to improve and develop new solutions. Our focus is the consumer need that we try to address with simple and smooth products, using digital channels and often working in Virtual Joint Venture. You will encounter a young team with a high energy level and a can-do attitude, which celebrates success but also learns from mistakes. We like people and are committing to a strong collaboration within Swiss Re.


About You

  • I have at least a master's in quantitative science (preferably natural sciences but could be computer or engineering sciences).
  • I have several years of experience in cat modelling R&D and developing NatCat models (preferably for geophysical or hydrological hazards).
  • I can code in various environments (e.g. Python, R, MATLAB, PowerBI, VBA, ESRI ArcGIS) and feel at ease with large and sometimes unstructured data sets.
  • I bring a sound background in data analytics and analytical problem-solving skills.
  • I have hands on experience in Property (re)insurance and in-depth knowhow of natural catastrophe risk assessment. Experience with man-made risks is a plus.
  • I have a profound overview of emergent topics (new players, new data sets, new solutions) in the NatCat and Property space and I know the relevant partners.
  • Experience in design thinking approaches.
  • I am creative, showing a high degree of own initiative, high-energy and a commercial attitude
  • I look at problems with curiosity and see it as a challenge to tackle them
  • I am a team-player, and happy to contribute actively to the overall team spirit.
  • I demonstrate the ability and passion to work in a global and multicultural environment, and to be mobile in terms of workplace or location, if required
  • I am excited to work with clients, business partners or Swiss Re colleagues
  • I can adapt quickly to a changing environment
  • I love analytics and can focus on details without losing track of the bigger picture
  • I communicate easily and my interpersonal skills help me to connect quickly.
  • I like to work independently and am passionate about new insights
  • I am proficient in English and can communicate also in other languages

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