Risk Software Developer

Elite Search Ltd
London (Central)
11 Jan 2018
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

The Role

My Client, a Leading Global Broker are currently recruiting for a "Risk Software Developer" who will work within their Analytics and Model Development team .

Key responsibilities:

- Developing innovative software solutions to support catastrophe risk quantification and business requirements

- Improving and maintaining their catastrophe modelling platform

- Expand existing DevOps framework Design and develop analytical code

- Test and deploy software solutions

- Front-end/ back-end development

- Manage individual project priorities, deadlines and deliverables

- Actively participating in knowledge sharing within the team

Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required:

- Experience in DevOps, continuous integration and agile development

- Proficient in C++, R, R-Shiny, Python

- Experience with full life-cycle of full-stack software development (e.g., design, implementation, deployment, training, debugging, backend, frontend)

- Familiarity with running and debugging codes from within an IDE and command line

- Interest and ability to learn other coding languages as needed

- Excellent knowledge of maths and statistics

- Strong problem solving skills and keen attention to detail

- Ability to communicate technical topics to non-technical people

Advantageous Skillsets:

- Master’s or PhD degree in engineering, mathematics, physics, computer science or other technical related field

- Knowledge of reinsurance and catastrophe modelling

- Experience with Linux/ UNIX environmen