System Analyst (Application Developer)

Senior (6-10 years)


Technical Skills

  • Application Development
  • Data Modeling
  • Life Insurance
  • Software Development

Job Description

System Analyst (Application Developer)

Location: Hong Kong

Our Opportunity

Being part of the professional IT team, you will support the local business growth by delivering the IT solutions to meet with business requirements.  You have to analyze customers' needs and design, document, test and develop software as required and in accordance with installation standards, procedures and conventions.  If you are interested in working in a dynamic, challenging environment, for a company that recognizes and rewards your creativity, initiative and contributions, just simply click "Apply online".

Your Role
  • Code instructions for computer programs / objects / components and configure packaged applications
  • Quality check and troubleshoot program code, related objects and documentation in order to resolve application issues
  • Document and implement programs according to installation standards, procedures and conventions
  • Prepare and execute Unit Test plans / System & Integration Test plans and document results
  • Analyze programs to ensure that they efficiently use computer and storage resources and recommend appropriate changes as necessary
  • Conduct preliminary estimates / Rough Order of Magnitude for the level of effort of new / change to application functionality
  • Analyze and make recommendations for the need of system backup, security, restart / recovery, balancing & controls
  • Analyze and document the requirements and approaches to data conversion and data modeling
  • Act as technical expert in a specific process or product area, conducting process reviews and initiating change in order to contribute to continuous improvement of services to internal customers 
Your Skills and Experience 
  • Bachelor Degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Minimum 6 years of solid experience in AS400 application development using RPG and RPGLE
  • Solid experience in Application Development using CA2E (a.k.a. SYNON, a.k.a. Cool/2E) is a definite advantage
  • Familiar with Life Insurance policy administration application 
Additional Information
Primary work location is Hong Kong. You can apply by clicking on the button “Apply online”
Who we are
Looking for a career that will excite, challenge and inspire you? Thinking about insurance? Perhaps you should. Working for us is a totally different experience to what you probably expect. How do you feel about the things you truly love? Don’t you want to protect them in the best way possible? Imagine if you could help people do this all over the world. You’d give them confidence and reassurance by protecting what they love most. This is no easy task. In today’s interconnected world, tackling risk is fast, unpredictable and invigorating. You’ll have to think on your feet as you manage risks big and small, from flooding to cyber crime. You’ll be tackling issues like these in over 170 countries. It’s a big challenge, but you’ll have a truly diverse network helping you. As part of an international team, every day would provide opportunities to learn, grow and share ideas.
As you make an impact across borders, you’ll feel the support of being part of a strong and stable company. A long-standing player in the insurance industry, we make every effort to address the career development needs and plans of our employees to ensure their success in the future.
So make a difference. Be challenged. Be inspired. Be supported, Love what you do. Work for us. 
Zurich Insurance has the policy to be an equal opportunity employer. We aim to attract and retain the best qualified individuals available, without regard to criteria such as race/ethnicity, national origin, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age or disability.  

At Zurich we believe that having a culture of inclusion is essential in delivering good results. Attracting, retaining and developing a diverse workforce where employees feel valued, respected and empowered allows people to reach their full potential. As a business this diversity helps us to better reflect and understand our 4 million customers’ needs to allow us to drive better outcomes. As a global organisation, with an increasingly agile workforce, we're happy to consider flexible working arrangements.

Employment TypeFull-time
Career LevelSenior (6-10 years)
Education LevelNon-specified
Zurich Insurance GroupInsurance and Reinsurance

Zurich Insurance Company Ltd 25-26/F, One Island East 18 Westlands Road, Quarry Bay

directions_walk9 mins walk from Tai Koo Station