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 cybercrime. The aim of the our client 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 our client 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
You will join team based in Zürich, Bangalore and Bratislava! The team is responsible for improving the usage of technology and data, for the benefit of Compliance across client´s group. These services include business analysis, development and management of Compliance specific tools and data analytical solutions. The development of digital & analytics capabilities is a key strategic direction for Compliance.
As a Data Analyst, you will develop, deliver and support sophisticated data analytics solutions for Compliance. The role provides an opportunity to use your analytics expertise to provide assurance and business insights that support client's vision of resilience. You will support the execution of our tech strategy by developing, maintaining and coordinating Compliance Analytics solutions for use.
Your key tasks involve understanding the problem, identifying a solution with the available data, through discussions with Compliance's domain specialists. You will assess the feasibility of a positive outcome before recommending an analytics approach. Afterwards you will collect and prepare the data before doing the modelling, evaluation and presentation of results. The sophisticated analytics use cases will be related to the control environment and help assess if a risk is being effectively managed and related controls are operating effectively.
Develop and maintain sophisticated data analytics solutions by using our advanced data analytics platforms & framework
Support the development and maintenance of reporting using Microsoft Power Bi services, in order to provide an interactive and visual way for Compliance staff to understand key topics and assess risk during risk assessment activities
Work with Compliance Assurance team to define Continuous Monitoring for specific Compliance risks and help formulate a data-driven approach including data analysis or advanced visualisations that help meet the monitoring objective
Support the development of Key Risk Indicators reporting for key Compliance Risks
Work closely with other data analytics teams to ensure alignment and cross-knowledge sharing
University degree preferably in a numerate field (e.g. Computer Science, Engineering, Statistics, Maths) is a nice to have.
In depth skills on various technologies and methods needed for data analysis and data engineering such as clustering, anomaly detection, classification and regression.
Proficiency with programming/scripting languages such as Python/PySpark, R, Java, SQL or similar.
Knowledge of data visualization good practice (e.g. Stephen Few, Edward Tufte) and proficiency in Microsoft Power Bi services (or comparable data visualization tools).
Work effectively in teams with both technical and non-technical individuals in a constantly evolving environment with dynamic objectives
High-level understanding of Compliance and risk management.
Communicate complex technical concepts and results in a clear and detailed manner to non-technical audiences
Demonstrable ability to work independently and make decisions with minimal supervision
English proficient is a requirement
Curious nature, desire to learn! Appetite to deep dive into complex topics
Nice to Have Skills
German or any other language is a plus
Knowledge of Palantir Foundry platform is nice to have
Experience in Scrum development methodology is a plus