Zurich, ZH, CH


Intern - Solutions Delivery Geo Intelligence 

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 your role

  • As an intern you make valuable contributions to strengthen and further develop solutions with your geographical background
  • You actively contribute to new solutions, for example, by providing data analytics proofing the concept of our ideas or by bringing in new ideas based on emerging features in the Geo Intelligence area
  • You keep constant contact with tool users and you know client needs and how to translate them into an attractive client offering
  • You share your developments internally and externally in collaboration with your stakeholders at Swiss Re
  • As an intern you will have the possibility to apply for a graduate's position in Swiss Re's graduate program in 2020.


About the team

Are you interested to join a young and international team of 7 people working in project teams to develop solutions for property and specialty reinsurance clients? We are responsible for various solutions but also constantly trying to improve and develop new solutions for client needs. Our focus is the costumer 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 me

  • I have a master in sciences with in-depth knowledge in geo intelligence or am in my final studies
  • I feel at ease with large data sets and I can code in Matlab and/or Python and/or R
  • Experience with satellite/aerial images to analyse geophysical processes is a plus
  • I have a sound background in data analytics and made some first experiences with statistical modeling
  • I am creative, showing a high degree of own initiative and high-energy
  • I look at problems with curiosity and see it as a challenge to solve them
  • I am a team-player, and happy to contribute actively to the overall team spirit with passion
  • I demonstrate the ability and enthusiasm to work in a global and multicultural environment, and to be mobile in terms of workplace or location, if required
  • I am self-confident; and 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 enthusiastic about new ideas
  • I am fluent in English can communicate also in other languages

Reference Code: 85299 


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