Research Analyst

  • 38521
  • Non-Life - CAT Modeling
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  • New York, United States
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  • Nov 5, 2020
Reinsurance
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Managing analytical projects and delivering according to deadlines.
  • Devising and conducting appropriate tests that expose fundamental, relevant model assumptions and methodologies.
  • Presenting project results in a clear and precise manner, both written and oral.
  • Ability to work with others to support business decisions, regulatory requirements, portfolio management and data quality improvements.
  • Assisting pricing modelers during times of peak renewals, following stated protocols.
QUALIFICATIONS
  • 1-3 years of experience researching natural catastrophes.
  • Master’s degree or PHD in a natural hazard related field such as atmospheric, geophysical or environmental science, engineering, computer science, or similar academic background.
  • Hands-on experience in software/application development of natural hazard models, preferably in at least one of the following: AIR, RMS, GEM.
  • Programming experience in insurance or reinsurance environment.
  • Proficiency with SQL, Python, R, Power BI.
  • CEEM or CCRA certification preferred.
  • Confidence to develop analytical estimates using incomplete information and sometimes only with professional intuition and judgement.
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively, engage multiple stakeholders from across the business but also work individually with minimal supervision.