Software (Python) Engineer

  • Kraków, Poland
  • Full-time
  • Verisk Business: AIR Worldwide
  • Department: Technology
  • Is this an Analytics Req?: No

Company Description

AIR Worldwide (AIR), a Verisk business, provides risk modeling solutions that make individuals, businesses, and society more resilient to extreme events. In 1987, AIR Worldwide founded the catastrophe modeling industry and today models the risk from natural catastrophes, terrorism, pandemics, casualty catastrophes, and cyber attacks, globally. Insurance, reinsurance, financial, corporate, and government clients rely on AIR’s advanced science, software, and consulting services for catastrophe risk management, insurance-linked securities, site-specific engineering analyses, and agricultural risk management. AIR Worldwide, is headquartered in Boston with additional offices in North America, Europe, and Asia. To learn more about AIR, please visit us at: www.air-worldwide.com. We are proud to be a part of the Verisk family of companies!  

At the heart of what we do is help clients manage risk. Verisk (Nasdaq: VRSK) provides data and insights to our customers in insurance, energy and the financial services markets so they can make faster and more informed decisions.    

 Our global team uses AI, machine learning, automation, and other emerging technologies to collect and analyze billions of records. We provide advanced decision-support to prevent credit, lending, and cyber risks. In addition, we monitor and advise companies on complex global matters such as climate change, catastrophes, and geopolitical issues.    

But why we do our work is what sets us apart. It stems from a commitment to making the world better, safer and stronger.    

It’s the reason Verisk is part of the UN Global Compact sustainability initiative. It’s why we made a commitment to balancing 100 percent of our carbon emissions. It’s the aim of our “returnship” program for experienced professionals rejoining the workforce after time away. And, it’s what drives our annual Innovation Day, where we identify our next first-to-market innovations to solve our customers’ problems.    

At its core, Verisk uses data to minimize risk and maximize value. But far bigger, is why we do what we do.   

At Verisk you can build an exciting career with meaningful work; create positive and lasting impact on business; and find the support, coaching, and training you need to advance your career.  We’ve been recognized by Forbes as a World’s Best Employer and a Best Employer for Women, testaments to our culture of engagement and the value we place on an inclusive and diverse workforce.  

Job Description

As a member of the software development team, you will help build, enhance and troubleshoot AIR’s casualty analytics platform, Arium. You are expected to work in an agile team to help plan and design new features, write clean, testable and performing code, provide automated tests, as well as resolve customer issues. Your day to day responsibilities will be to:

  • Maintain and enhance the mathematical modelling platform underlying Arium, with an emphasis on quantitative engineering.
  • Merge code and infrastructure to produce software that is scalable, robust, and efficient.
  • Design and develop functional and responsive web applications by collaborating with other engineers in the Agile team.
  • Develop REST API Services.
  • Liaise with other parts of the team, both technical and non-technical.

The successful candidate will play an active role in developing and enhancing the risk quantification services in our back-end, produce efficient, scalable and testable code, as well as provide assistance in trouble shooting.

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Qualifications

 

  • Software development experience using Python
  • Thorough understanding of how to build scalable systems in a cloud context, AWS preferred
  • Thorough understanding of RESTful APIs
  • Solid understanding of JAVA, data serialization (e.g. Protobuf), data base systems, JavaScript/AngularJS/TypeScript are beneficial
  • Good command of English in a software development context
  • Capability to take on new concepts quickly

Additional Information

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