Data Engineer

Data Engineer.

Data Engineer


CHF110000 - CHF130000 per year




Data Engineering

Are you ready to revolutionize the insurance and finance industry with your data engineering skills? Join my client's dynamic team and embark on an exciting journey that will not only challenge your technical expertise but also offer exceptional learning opportunities across multiple domains.

As a Data Platform Engineer, you'll play a crucial role in supporting elipsLife's business departments by building and continuously improving a cutting-edge data platform. Your efforts will directly contribute to generating valuable insights and data-driven products that will give our company a strategic advantage.

Your mission will be to design well-thought-out data models that power self-service data-driven analytics solutions. You'll be the master of data integration, seamlessly bringing in data from various structured and semi-structured sources to feed these models. Implementing business logic and quality checks will ensure that data is in the right format and of top-notch quality.

Showcase your coding prowess as you develop, manage, optimize, and test the code used for data processing. Your innovation will come to the forefront as you automate and accelerate data loads, quality checks, and testing processes, enabling quick access to reliable data for our business users.

Join them in owning and extending our existing and new platform capabilities, offering your expertise in problem-solving and issue management. Your skills will not only make our platform efficient but also ensure it is effective for all users.

Collaboration and trust-building will be key to your success as you work with their business functions, colleagues, peers, and third-party vendors. Embrace the challenge of working in a high-performance team environment with a sharp analytical approach.

Your qualifications include a university degree in an IT/Data/Software Engineering related discipline and at least 3 years of experience in enterprise data platform engineering, preferably in the insurance or finance domain. Proficiency in Python, PySpark, T-SQL, and knowledge of scripting languages is essential. Familiarity with Microsoft Azure data services like Synapse Analytics, Azure Data Factory, Azure Logic Apps, Azure Functions, and Azure Service Bus will be your forte.

Being well-versed in data integration, management, modeling, and scalable data pipelines will be your superpower. You should also have a good understanding of DevOps tools and CI/CD pipelines like Azure DevOps and GIT.

If you have experience with public cloud providers like Azure, GCP, or AWS, and are familiar with BI/data analytics tools like PowerBI or Tableau, that's a plus! Additional knowledge of ESB and/or MDM, as well as R and Java experience, will be highly regarded.

But it's not just about technical skills; your attitude will make all the difference. They are looking for a team player with a 'can-do' attitude, capable of thriving in an interdisciplinary, multicultural, and pan-European environment. Your flexibility, independent working style, and proactive approach will be highly valued. And above all, you should have a strong commitment to delivering quality and timely customer service.

In return, we offer you a key ownership role for critical business applications, giving you the opportunity to shape further development and make a significant impact across the entire business. With exposure to multiple insurance and technology domains, you'll have exceptional learning opportunities. Join their engaged and flat technology team, embedded within the SwissLife International Group, a profitable and growing business with an international perspective. And yes, you'll enjoy the flexibility of hybrid working options.

Are you up for this exhilarating challenge? Apply now and let's create a groundbreaking data-driven future together!

Darwin Recruitment AG is a Zurich based, SECO licensed, privately owned subsidiary of Darwin Professional Staffing Group Ltd (a Global IT Recruitment Consultancy).

Darwin Recruitment AG manages client relationships whilst also utilising Darwin Professional Staffing Group databases and networks to source Candidates and fulfil client requests.

We do not ask for a placement fee from Candidates/Employees.

If you wish to contact a specialist regarding this role, or your job search in general, please contact +41 (0)43 456 29 09

Luke Driscoll

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