Research Analyst

  • 36122
  • Non-Life - CAT Modeling
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  • New York, United States
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  • Oct 24, 2019
Reinsurance
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Manage large analytical projects and deliver to deadlines.
  • Devise and conduct appropriate tests that expose fundamental, relevant model assumptions and methodologies.
  • Present project results in a clear and precise manner, both written and oral.
  • Ability to work with other to support business decisions, regulatory requirements, portfolio management and data quality improvements.
  • Assist pricing modelers during times of peak renewals, following stated protocols.
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Should demonstrate a successful track record of achievement over 1-3 years in the following areas:
  • Hands-on experience in software/application development of natural hazards models, preferably at least one of the following: AIR, RMR, GEM, Oasis, ERN, EQE. Prefer CEEM or CCRA certified.
  • Proficiency with SQL, Python, R, VBA, QGIS; programming experience in an insurance/reinsurance environment is desirable.
  • Advanced degree in hazard related field.
  • Confidence to develop analytic estimates using incomplete information and sometimes only with their professional intuition and judgement.
  • Must be a self-starter with the ability to work with minimal supervision; work effectively in a team as well as individually.
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively, engage multiple stakeholders from across the business and build consensus.