Senior Catastrophe Model Developer

  • 34207
  • Non-Life - CAT Modeling
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  • England
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  • Sep 13, 2018
Reinsurance
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Catastrophe model development for peril risk quantification.
  • Working with account teams to deliver bespoke risk solutions to clients.
  • Presenting technical solutions to internal and external clients in a digestible format.
  • Contributing to the development and maintenance of our proprietary modelling platform.
  • Project management of development work.
  • Undertaking management tasks with a view to building further management responsibility.
  • Building capability by sharing knowledge and experience with more junior team members.
  • Collaborating with academic and industry partners.
  • Liaising with offices and teams world-wide, which could involve local and overseas travel.
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Significant experience within an analytical environment in a commercial role with a focus on catastrophe model development.
  • Proven track record of catastrophe model calibration and validation as well as interpretation of loss estimates.
  • Knowledge of insurance and reinsurance terms and business.
  • Strong project management, delivery and execution skills.
  • Effective communication techniques applied in internal and external client meetings.
  • Demonstrated ability to work under pressure, multi-task and prioritize project work.
  • Experience in working across different time zones and with teams in overseas locations.
  • The ability to work in a team and autonomously, and general willingness to learn and grow within a global market leader.
  • Advantageous Skills:
  • Understanding of the business and regulatory context of modelling processes.
  • Understanding of the physics of natural catastrophes.
  • Experience in vendor catastrophe model evaluation and adjustment.
  • Experience with migrating catastrophe models to different modelling platforms.
  • Ability to read and understand code.
  • GIS software experience.
  • Relational database management systems experience.