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Position: Senior CAT Modeling Analyst
Institution: AXIS Capital
Department: Cat Modeling
Location: Zürich, Switzerland
Duties: Cat risk modeling and pricing analysis based on vendor cat models (i.e. particularly RMS and AIR) and statistical methods; Working with internal pricing tools and dynamic financial analysis (DFA) tools (e.g. Remetrica); Contributing to the units’ best pricing practice development in close cooperation with the View of Risk Unit, consisting of market analysis, investigation of vendor cat models and the comprehension of the underlying concepts and assumptions; Working in close collaboration with Underwriters and Cat Modelers, as well as Claims and Actuarial department within the AXIS Re organization; Representing AXIS Re at Cat Modeling conferences and joining Underwriters at cedent/broker meetings
Requirements: Master degree in natural science or mathematical studies; At least 4 to 6 years of relevant business experience, and several years of experience in reinsurance cat pricing in an international reinsurance company or in broking business; In-depth knowledge of RMS/AIR vendor model; Ability to work with dynamic financial analysis (DFA) tools (e.g. Remetrica) and experience with programming languages/data base management (VBA/.Net/SQL/R/Matlab) and GIS; Experience in managing projects successfully; Fluent in English, any other language a plus; Willingness to travel
   
Text: Use control, alt, b to navigate to the toolbar. Skip to main content Senior CAT Modeling Analyst Zurich - Alfred Escher-Strasse This is your opportunity to join AXIS Capital - a trusted global provider of specialty lines insurance and reinsurance. We stand apart for our outstanding client service, intelligent risk taking and superior risk adjusted returns for our shareholders. We also proudly maintain an entrepreneurial, disciplined and ethical corporate culture. As a member of AXIS, you join a team that is among the best in the industry. MAIN PURPOSE The Cat Modeling team in Zurich supports the Catastrophe Underwriters by providing natural perils risk analysis, pricing of reinsurance cat treaties and validation of vendor catastrophe models. The emphasis is on contracts exposed mainly in Europe, Latin America and Middle East which are written out of our Zurich office. KEY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES Cat risk modeling and pricing analysis based on vendor cat models (i.e. particularly RMS and AIR) and statistical methods Working with internal pricing tools and dynamic financial analysis (DFA) tools (e.g. Remetrica) Contributing to the units’ best pricing practice development in close cooperation with the View of Risk Unit, consisting of market analysis, investigation of vendor cat models and the comprehension of the underlying concepts and assumptions Working in close collaboration with Underwriters and Cat Modelers, as well as Claims and Actuarial department within the AXIS Re organization Representing AXIS Re at Cat Modeling conferences and joining Underwriters at cedent/broker meetings REQUIRED EDUCATION/TRAINING & EXPERIENCE Master degree in natural science or mathematical studies At least 4 to 6 years of relevant business experience, and several years of experience in reinsurance cat pricing in an international reinsurance company or in broking business In-depth knowledge of RMS/AIR vendor model Ability to work with dynamic financial analysis (DFA) tools (e.g. Remetrica) and experience with programming languages / data base management (VBA/.Net/SQL/R/Matlab) and GIS Experience in managing projects successfully Fluent in English, any other language a plus Willingness to travel PERSONAL QUALITIES Highly developed conceptual, analytical, and innovative problem-solving abilities Ability to work effectively and collaboratively with others Keen attention to detail Ability to manage priorities under pressure and time constraints; flexibility to work overtime during peak periods Ability to recognize task demands and deadlines and prioritize accordingly Posted 30+ Days Ago Full time REQ00570 About Us Rewarding. Challenging. Meaningful. We are shaping the direction of Insurance and Reinsurance during a critical and exciting time for the industry. Whether you are a student approaching graduation or a seasoned professional looking for a new environment, AXIS has the right challenges and career opportunities for you. At AXIS, we value each individual and recognize that attracting and retaining the right people is essential to the success of our company. We offer a comprehensive and competitive benefits package which includes medical plans for employees and their families, health and wellness programs, retirement plans, tuition reimbursement, paid vacation, and much more. Follow Us © 2018 Workday, Inc. All rights reserved.
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