Aon Corporation Product Developer in Catastrophe Risk Solutions - Prague (Prague, CZ) in Czech Republic

Job Description Aon Benfield Aon Benfield is the world’s premier reinsurance intermediary. The company offers clients access to every traditional and alternative market in the world, through an international network of offices spanning over 50 countries and more than 4,000 professionals.

Product Developer in Catastrophe Risk Solutions Product Developer is a role within Impact Forecasting team, subsidiary of Aon Benfield, based in Prague office.

The global Impact Forecasting team of 90 members based in 5 offices around the world (Prague, London, Chicago, Singapore and Bangalore) consists of scientists and software developers dedicated to developing catastrophe models and risk management solutions for various natural and man-made perils including Wind storm, Flood, Earthquake, Terrorism and other.

Your main tasks will include: MAIN ROLE: development and delivery of catastrophe risk management solutions for Impact Forecasting clients (insurers and reinsurers).

  • Developing detailed understanding of catastrophe models and risk management solutions

  • Preparation and maintenance of hazard and risk geospatial datasets based on Impact Forecasting catastrophe models

  • Occasional communication with clients, providing with results or datasets

  • Active collaboration with other Impact Forecasting and Aon Benfield team members from different offices worldwide

To apply for this offer, you should have:

  • Technical university degree, position is suitable for fresh graduates

  • Above average data management and processing skills with knowledge of geospatial data analysis software (e.g. ArcGIS), scripting languages (e.g. Python, R, Matlab), databases (e.g. MS SQL Server), MS Excel and other MS Office apps

  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written English, other languages are also welcome (Czech is an advantage as the team is based in Prague)

  • Common sense, ability to carry out work independently with minimum supervision

  • High level of inventiveness, very strong analytical and conceptual thinking skills

  • An understanding of the insurance / reinsurance business is an advantage

What we can offer to you:

  • Interesting role in a fast-paced, growing worldwide organization

  • Competitive salary and attractive benefit package

  • Interesting and varied role in the global reinsurance and insurance industry

  • Continuous international professional development programme

  • Potential to travel

Information about the vacancy Job location Václavské nám. 832/19, 110 00 Praha-Nové Město, Czech Republic

Employment type - Full-time work Type of employment - Employment contract Duration of employment - Permanent Required education - University Required languages - English (advanced), Czech (advanced)

Posted by Aon Central and Eastern Europe a.s. The vacancy is suitable for graduates.

Contact: Aon Central and Eastern Europe a.s. Lenka Hralová Václavské náměstí 832/19 110 00 Praha 1-Nové Město Česká republika

7/30/2017

Aon Benfield: Aon Benfield is the world’s premier reinsurance intermediary. The company offers clients access to every traditional and alternative market in the world, through an international network of offices spanning over 50 countries and more than 4,000 professionals.