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Data Management Software Engineer 80-100%

  • Competitive
  • Zurich, Switzerland
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Zurich Insurance Company Ltd
  • 19 Oct 18
Enterprise Data Analytics & Architecture (EDAA) within Group Operations seeks a Data Management Software Engineer focusing on delivering technical capabilities applied in data management initiatives across the enterprise and the Risk Modeling Platform. This team collaborates directly with outsource partners, suppliers and consultants.

Your Role

As a Data Management Software Engineer, your main responsibilities will involve:

  • Developing and supporting Data Management Framework application(s) ranging from small integration tools to full-blown applications, over time building up an integrated solution suite enabling Data Management to support the enterprise in becoming even more data driven
  • Contributing to overall data management capability development, spanning various topics like data modeling, metadata management, data standardization and master & reference data management
  • Being part of the development team supporting the Risk Modelling Platform generic components underpinning a range of business critical capital modelling applications
  • Supporting incident resolution; working with the BUs to mitigate associated impacts


Your Skills and Experience



As a Data Management Software Engineer, your skills and qualifications will ideally include:

  • University level education, e.g. Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Engineering Discipline
  • 10+ years of experience in enterprise-grade software development
  • 10+ years of experience with C# .NET framework development
  • High degree of customer focus & end-to-end solution delivery attitude
  • Proficiency in C# and object-oriented programming concepts, enjoys writing clear, maintainable code, tests and documentation
  • Familiarity with enterprise application architecture patterns (concurrency models, unit-of-work etc.), transactional processing, domain driven design, REST APIs and service oriented architecture including solid skills in managing complexity with decoupling and dependency injection
  • Knows how to approach a problem statement, steer the requirements engineering and drive the technical solution design
  • Experience in the data management domain (metadata, master & reference, data quality, etc.) are a plus
  • Has excellent communication skills, both written and oral, able to interact with different management levels
  • Fluent in written & spoken English, German is a plus

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