About swiss re
Swiss re 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 resilientWe anticipate and manage a wide variety of risks, from natural catastrophes and climate change to cybercrimeWe cover both property & casualty and life & healthCombining experience with creative thinking and cutting-edge expertise, we create new opportunities and solutions for our clientsThis is possible thanks to the collaboration of more than 14,000 employees across the world.
Our success depends on our ability to build an inclusive culture encouraging fresh perspectives and innovative thinkingWe embrace a workplace where everyone has equal opportunities to thrive and develop professionally regardless of their age, gender, race, ethnicity, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, physical or mental ability, skillset, thought or other characteristicsIn our inclusive and flexible environment everyone can bring their authentic selves to work.
About the role the test automation engineer is a role within the property & casualty (p&c) solutions technology teamThis role reports directly to the test automation architect for p&c solutionsThis role will work with the test architect to build and manage a team of automation, functional, performance and load testers supporting all projects and programs across the p&c solutions landscape.
Design and develop test automation scripts
Adhere to the test automation standards and guidelines set by the business unit
Be able to manage testing related responsibilities for one or more product areas across the sdlc
Collaborate with developers and business analysts to develop solutions
Focus on continuous qa improvements including usage of appropriate testing tools, test techniques, test automation.
Follow quality standards set by testing leadership as well as enforce technical and testing standards.
Monitoring of all the qa activities, test results, leaked defects, root cause analysis and identifying areas of improvementImplement steps required to improve the processes.
Ensure the proper usage of available tools to gain the maximum benefit of the qa effortThis includes testing tools for functional, performance etc.
Support developing new pocs with new tools in the market that suits various business requirements
Work with development team to develop and execute qa strategies and test plans to meet and exceed department and corporate quality goals.
A bachelor/master`s degree in it or related or business program.
A minimum of 4 – 6 years` experience in the field with a demonstrable record of success
Candidate must be highly motivated and able to communicate effectively across global boundaries and with a variety of functional areas and levels in the organization.
Strong technical and customer focus skills coupled with excellent interpersonal and business management skills.
Knowledge and experience in agile methodology and project management certifications is a plus
Basic understanding and knowledge of p&c insurance and reinsurance industry and products and services offered by various p&c insurance and reinsurance companies
Prior experience working in an insurtech and/or product development organization a plus
Prior test automation experience working on web, api, ml model validations, mobile based applications
Prior experience with selenium using java/python, cucumber, cypress, rest assured, postman
Prior performance testing experience working with jmeter
Strong hands-on skills working with java, python and c# (added advantage)
About the team
The person hired in this role will be a part of the group technology services (gts) reinsurance team.
Swiss re property & casualty`s professionals provide clients with a broad range of premium products, unmatched offers and tailored solutionsCloseness to the markets and a thorough understanding of the key drivers enable us to recognize trends in the risk landscape early and develop innovative reinsurance solutions in collaboration with our clientsOur teams translate global expertise and local knowledge into tailor-made solutions for clients across the globeOur portfolio is well positioned for future growth, backed by a highly experienced staff with strong underwriting expertiseThis fact makes us a forceful partner in providing the right solutions for our treaty and facultative clientsA local market presence combined with an understanding of how external factors impact each line of business allow us to differentiate and tailor our approach for each client.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our companyWe do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, including gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Swiss re offers modern work models and attractive work places that allow all employees to adapt to changing work preferences and life phases.
Team: group technology services
Posted 3 days ago