Application Engineer (Python) (80-100%)

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Information Technology\Software Development
Minimum base salary for this job from 1200 EUR/m. The offer to you may be higher based on your skills and experience and will include additional rewards and benefits.

About the Client

Our client 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 cyber crime. Our client 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

This is a maternity cover role for an Application Engineer who will maintain and support an application used by our chief investment team in their decision-making.


Development and support the existing front office risk reporting framework and the planned replacement
Design and implementation high quality business-focused technical solutions
Liaise with our partners to capture requirements
Provide out of hours support where required


A degree in a technical field or shown experience in Information Technology is required
You have significant working experience with Python especially asynchronous programming (asyncio, etc...)
You demonstrate good general Unix skills (system monitoring, ssh configuration, process control, shell scripting)
You are able to work with issue tracking, source control and continuous integration tools
You possess Good social skills with orientation on customers and flexible mindset

Nice to Have Skills

You understand general concepts of Financial Markets and financial instruments
Experience with document-oriented databases, especially Mongo or Azure's Cosmos DB
Experience with a relational database platform and practical knowledge of SQL
Experience with business intelligence tools such as Business Objects and Tableau
Demonstrable experience in all application tiers - user interface, client / server applications, backend processing and databases
You can design and write effective unit and regression tests
Web-based application development (HTML5, Angular, GWT, Node.js, TypeScript…)
Experience with Web services (REST, WSDL, …)
Understanding of data modelling concepts
Experience of Excel and VBA
Familiarity with agile frameworks and tooling (Scrum, Kanban)

How to apply
In case of your interest to apply for this position, please, send us your curriculum vitae in English language on .
Mission statement

Our mission is to offer variety of matching jobs to qualified candidates and fulfil our client recruitment and project needs. We have decided to operate and source in Eastern European countries.

Contact us

Klariská 14, 811 03 Bratislava, Slovakia
Lidická 700/19, 602 00 Brno, Czech Republic Phone: +421 903 427089
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