Profession: Computer science

Do you know your way around IT?

Innovative information technology is essential, which is why we are looking for people who can bring their expertise and dedication to the IT field. From communication and development to important security issues and accounting, we analyse, design, support, secure and develop digitally. Are you interested in exciting IT roles? We have plenty of them.

Your tasks as a computer scientist or business IT specialist

Our roles cover the full spectrum of IT: from ideation, innovation, design, development to operational management, including security, compliance and governance. Whether you join us as a software, systems, cloud or database engineer, or in cyber security, enterprise architecture management or IT controlling, we have many roles open to business IT specialists and computer scientists. How and where you can contribute depends on your profile.

"Hannover Re is a great employer where I feel valued and can develop. My working environment is friendly and supportive, which motivates me every day. My tasks are varied and I have a lot of freedom to organise and complete them."

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Where you can work with us

As a computer scientist or business IT specialist, your role will involve supporting the processes and activities of our specialist departments and implementing their IT requirements. A good understanding of the work of the specialist departments is essential to create appropriate software solutions and services. Through extensive knowledge sharing, we not only promote good cooperation, but also the development of innovative solutions. This benefits not only us in Hannover, but also our international colleagues and customers, as we work together to build a prosperous digital future. Occasionally, business IT specialists can also find a job in other specialised areas of the business.


Our IT department takes care of technology service, development, networking and much more.

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Yes, we're hiring

Take a look at our current vacancies. You never know, you could be part of our team soon. We look forward to your application.

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Requirements according to entry level

Requirements vary according to the experience you can bring to our team. Find out more here.

Are you somewhat different?  

We value a common cultural understanding. Can you relate to the following points? You fit into our "somewhat different" culture if... 

  • You have a strong sense of community and responsibility for others. 
  • You value new and different perspectives. 
  • You put your ego aside to pursue the greater goals of the team. 
  • You have a "let's work together" attitude. 
  • You work together with team members as equals. 
  • You actively seek dialogue and are willing to learn from others. 
  • You see obstacles as stepping stones to new experiences. 
  • You are bold, curious and eager to share your knowledge and implement new ideas. 

Sound like you? Great, then apply!  

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Which other professions are in demand?

We offer numerous opportunities to contribute your talent and previous professional experience. What professional background do you have?

Getting to know each other? Good idea.

Are you interested in varied tasks and real opportunities for advancement? There are plenty of them with us. Talk to us! 

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