Senior Expert

  • 38940
  • Life - Data Science
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  • Switzerland
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  • Jan 22, 2021
  • Lead the transition to a Cloud DevOps environment and the re-design of actuarial applications which are crucial for the business steering and regulatory reporting
  • Oversight and coach less experienced team members in delivering systems/applications refactoring/enhancements and in embracing more modern technologies and way of working
  • Actively engage with a wide range of internal and external stakeholders to leverage top level expertise and services and to ensure life actuarial applications and systems are up to highest quality standards.
  • Keeping abreast of latest technological developments and best practice to identify and implement future developments.
  • Lead technology strategy for the whole team.
  • Communicate to technical and non-technical audiences
  • 8+ years of experience in designing and implementing technological solutions for financial purposes, ideally working for insurance Groups or consultancies.
  • Passion about technology and ability to develop innovative solutions with a problem-solving and solution-oriented attitude.
  • Experience in promoting and delivering a cloud journey to an organization.
  • Experience in transforming application and operation teams to adopt cloud technologies and DevOps practices.
  • Experience with public cloud environments (ideally Azure) at enterprise scale.
  • Experience in leveraging development platforms (ideally Azure DevOps) for application development and maintenance.
  • Experience with CI/CD pipelines and familiarity with Gitflow.
  • Hands-on experience with python.
  • Experience with Windows Server administration, Azure Batch, Azure Data Factory, DVC or other similar software is a distinctive plus.
  • Experience with models for insurance and predictive analytics is also welcome.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with stakeholders in business and IT with proven capability of building and managing relationships.
  • Fluent in English