Catastrophe Risk Research Analyst

  • 34739
  • Non-Life - CAT Modeling
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  • England
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  • Feb 21, 2019
Reinsurance
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Perform research and collect scientific datasets pertaining to natural hazards risk.
  • Process raw data into digestible and compatible formats.
  • Communicate scientific concepts, methods and results to technical & non-technical audiences.
  • Develop critical understanding of risk modelling methodologies.
  • Design and implement methodologies for evaluating catastrophe risk models.
  • Pursue and maintain relationships with third-party scientific researchers.
  • Maintain current knowledge of research updates in the field of catastrophe risk.
  • Contribute to development and expansion of CRS’ web app suite through collaboration with software developers.
  • Meet with clients to present views on catastrophe risk and to understand clients’ interests.
  • Co-author scientific papers.
QUALIFICATIONS
  • A degree in the natural sciences, engineering, or similar technical background.
  • Excellent analytical skills.
  • Ability to program independently in a technical language such as R, Python or MATLAB.
  • Provable ability to problem solve and communicate clearly.
  • Excellent writing skills and documentation discipline.
  • Experience contributing to applied research.
  • Ability to work in a formal, global business environment Familiarity with web programming, internet systems, and/or web design a plus.
  • Scientific curiosity and eagerness to learn about the application of science in insurance.