Data Scientist

Job Title: Data Scientist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Zürich, Switzerland
Salary: Negotiable
REF: JOB-092020-126916_1601387771
Contact Name: naomi roe
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 month ago

Job Description

We are currently supporting a global reinsurance company in recruiting a Data Scientist to grow their analytics function.

This role is perfect for somebody who is creative, can think outside of the box and keen to explore topics outside of their usual remit.


  • Expand and develop a treaty analytical tool for the global business
  • Develop data analyses supporting pricing and underwriting functions
  • Collaboration with Pricing Analytics team to produce analytics for various stakeholders
  • Statistical modelling
  • Advance data management capabilities
  • Come up with new ideas to further enhance systems
  • Ad-hoc projects including pricing support


  • Up to 5 years of experience in (re-)insurance
  • Strong technical background with experience in R, Python, SQL and Git
  • Proven work experience in Data Science or Advanced Analytics
  • Actuarial qualification is preferred
  • Data visualisation tools such as Tableau
  • Excellent communication skills with fluency in English
  • Ability to prioritise and work on multiple projects
  • Innovative thinker