Zurich Insurance Group

System Analyst, IT

Zurich Insurance Group
Full Time
Senior (6-10 years)
Bachelor
English, Cantonese, Mandarin (Putonghua)

Job Description

System Analyst, IT

Location: Hong Kong

Our opportunity
 
Being part of the team, you will apply your professional knowledge and expertise to develop and enhance General Insurance (GI) application system per SDLC cycle and specialize for GI core system development and enhancement with proficiency in insurance policy administration cycle and its policy data interface or claim handling. 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
As a System Analyst, your main responsibilities will involve:
  • Participate in general insurance core system application development covering the areas of requirement collection, systems analysis and design, specification, testing, implementation and documentation
  • Deliver user requirement analysis, impact analysis and system design for IT solution in general insurance business
  • Provide technical guidance to system developers in their work whenever applicable.  Responds to application problem whenever necessary
  • Prepare system documents following group standards
  • Perform quality assurance on system deliverables whenever necessary
  • Conduct UAT and provide training to end-users
  • Carry out hands-on system development work if required
  • Carry out maintenance support to business applications
  • Lead and assist system analysts, analyst programmers and/or IT contractors in their work whenever applicable
  • Assist team leader or collaborate with peers for tasks required in various system development tasks if required

 

 

Your Skills and Experience
 
As a System Analyst, your skills and qualifications will ideally include:
  • Degree holder majoring in Computer Science or a related field with 8 or more years working experience in application development and 5 or more years’ experience in system analysis and design
  • 5 or more years programming experience using Oracle DB, Oracle Developer & PL/SQL programming language, Java methods, and XML protocol, SOAP and Restful web services in UNIX platform
  • Experience in the insurance business, especially in general insurance business
  • Experience in implementing and supporting medium scale project/system is preferred
  • Sound understanding of project lifecycle and SDLC and able to produce generic and sustainable system design
  • Strong initiative and good problem solving skill
  • Good in verbal/written English and Cantonese communication with both end users and system developers. Putonghua added value
  • Good interpersonal skill, able to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • Able to produce IT documentation such as system design specification, program specification, user requirement specification, testing plan, etc.

 

 

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.


Technical Skills

  • Apache DB
  • Application Development
  • Impact Analysis
  • Java
  • Oracle PL/SQL
  • Quality Assurance
  • RESTful
  • SOAP
  • SQL
  • Training
  • UNIX
  • XML