Product Developer

This role is part of the Impact Forecasting team, subsidiary of Aon. The global Impact Forecasting team of 90 members based in 5 offices around the world (Prague, London, Chicago, Singapore and Bangalore) consists of scientists, developers and a client services colleagues together developing and supporting catastrophe models for various natural and man-made perils including flood, wind storm, earthquake, fire or terrorism.

We are looking for a person with strong analytical thinking and willingness to learn new things in order to improve existing products and invent new ways of doing things.

Your main tasks will include:

  • Develop detailed understanding of catastrophe models and risk management solutions through involvement in catastrophe model development, implementation and testing
  • Implementation of models into loss calculating platforms (e.g. ELEMENTS, Oasis LMF)
  • Preparation and maintenance of hazard and risk datasets based on our catastrophe models
  • Analysis of client portfolio data using our catastrophe models to provide detailed report for underwriting and risk managers
  • Active collaboration with global team members from different offices worldwide

To apply for this offer, you should have:

  • Technical university degree, position is suitable for graduates
  • Common sense, ability to carry out work independently with minimum supervision
  • High level of inventiveness, very strong analytical and conceptual thinking skills
  • Above average data management and processing skills with knowledge of geospatial software (e.g. ArcGIS, GeoServer), scripting languages (e.g. Python, R, Matlab), databases (e.g. MS SQL Server), MS Excel and other MS Office apps
  • Good communication skills in English, other languages are also welcome (Czech is an advantage as the core team is based in Prague)

What we can offer:

  • Interesting and varied role in a dynamic and exciting team
  • Access to technical courses and conferences for continued education
  • Opportunity to work for a market leader in the global reinsurance and insurance industry
  • Beautiful office located in Prague city centre with possibility of flexible working
  • Competitive salary and attractive benefits package
  • Potential for travelling

Information about the vacancy

Job location

Václavské náměstí 832/19, 110 00 Praha-Nové Město, Czech Republic

Employment type

Full-time work

Type of employment

Employment contract

Required education

University

Required languages

English (intermediate), Czech (intermediate)

Posted by

Aon Central and Eastern Europe a.s.

The vacancy is suitable for graduates.

 

Kontakt Lenka Hralová