Overview

Swiss Re Intern – Data & Actuarial Solutions Analyst Internship in Toronto, ON

Swiss Re

Branch Toronto ON CA

Position:
Intern – Data & Actuarial Solutions Analyst
Location:
Toronto, ON

Together with our clients, we develop insurance solutions that help consumers rebuild their lives when the unexpected happens….

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Every summer, Swiss Re offers a number of rising seniors the opportunity to join our [email protected] program running from May through August. We target students that have a strong academic record and a desire to work in the (re)insurance industry. This is an opportunity to give bright and highly motivated students a hands-on experience with real global issues and the opportunity to launch your career at Swiss Re.

Are you interested in data analytics and actuarial science and looking for an internship for summer 2018? If so then this might be the position for you as we are hiring an intern to join our L&H Products team in Toronto. You will work in a cross functional team focused on developing and testing new reinsurance solutions that require the use of non-traditional data-sets, data-science, and actuarial science. A proven theoretical foundation in your academic subject matter along with proficiency in coding and data tools are critical. Most important is a willingness to learn and a flexible yet analytic mindset.

Are you interested in data analytics and actuarial science and looking for an internship for summer 2018? If so then this might be the position for you as we are hiring an intern to join our L&H Products team in Toronto. You will work in a cross functional team focused on developing and testing new reinsurance solutions that require the use of non-traditional data-sets, data-science, and actuarial science. A proven theoretical foundation in your academic subject matter along with proficiency in coding and data tools are critical. Most important is a willingness to learn and a flexible yet analytic mindset.

About the team

The Life & Health (L&H) Products team is based in Toronto and Montreal and is composed of talented actuaries that is passionate about understanding and pricing risk in a dynamic, client focused environment that is dedicated to helping our clients succeed.

The core of Swiss Re’s L&H business is protecting consumers and the people who care about them. Together with our clients, we develop insurance solutions that help consumers rebuild their lives when the unexpected happens. L&H products focuses on accurately pricing the risks we choose to invest in to earn a fair return and, by providing insights to create smarter solutions.

About You

Knowledge

  • Mathematics, statistics, actuarial science consistent with third year studies associated with rigorous actuarial science major

  • Proficiency in Programming in Python, Microsoft Office 2013 & VBA

  • Proficiency in Data visualization tools like matplotlib, ggplot, Seaborn, bokeh; geoplotlib; missingno

  • Experience with query languages such as SQL.

Skills

  • Analytical, mathematical, statistical, and algorithmic thinking, model building, basics of data-science and supporting data systems and structures.

  • Research skills

  • Strong communication and reporting writing skills

  • Strong communication skills since you will need to tap into existing Swiss Re knowledge and expertise (Smart Analytics, underwriting, costing, client markets, medical, R&D)

  • Enthusiasm for new business opportunities and desire to think innovatively and creatively

  • Ability to work in a demanding environment, open to change.

The Company is an equal opportunity employer. It is the practice of the Company to recruit, hire and promote without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, pregnancy, sexual orientations, marital status, military status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Decisions on employment are solely based on an individual’s qualifications for the position being filled.

During the recruitment process, reasonable accommodations for disabilities are available upon request. If contacted for an interview, please inform the Recruiter/HR Professional of the accommodation needed.

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Employment Type: Internship
Location: Toronto, ON, CA
Posted on: 2018-01-11
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