Operations Manager

As the impact of climate change on the insurance industry intensifies, FutureProof’s AI-based projections of losses from hurricanes and floods are powering a new generation of insurance underwriting.

 

FutureProof is seeking an Operations Manager to be a crucial member of the team building our digital MGA platform. The platform will underwrite near-instantly based on FutureProof’s uniquely granular catastrophe pricing and portfolio optimization model. We are a small team with a big vision: to create climate-smart insurance products to help close the coverage gap and motivate investment in climate adaptation.

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FutureProof is a fast-moving, venture-backed insurtech startup that is on a mission to create the climate-smart insurer of the future. We are deploying novel analytics and digital underwriting to build transformative new insurance products that help the world become more resilient to climate change.

Senior Back-End Engineering Manager

About FutureProof

FutureProof is a fast-moving, venture-backed insurtech startup that is on a mission to create the first insurer that is truly climate-smart.

We are a small team with a big vision.

 

We believe that the world will only have the incentive to make needed investments in climate adaptation once insurance properly prices climate risk. We have used machine learning in innovative ways to price climate risk from floods and hurricane winds with unprecedented granularity. On the basis of these models, we are building new insurance products that will increase financial and physical resilience to climate change.

About You

You want to be part of a company that is changing how insurance and the broader financial sector manage climate risk. You are inspired to bring new climate solutions to the market. You thrive in dynamic environments.You want to be a foundational member of the team building our API for delivering our solutions to our partners in the insurance ecosystem. You will work directly with our CTO and your work will be pivotal to shaping FutureProof's product. 

 

You are an experienced developer and have worked extensively on building scalable applications. You thrive on the ownership of delivering on time and on spec, while influencing the overall software design. You demonstrate tenacity, resilience, and leadership, enabling you to organize and lead projects, overcome challenges, and propose solutions.

Responsibilities 

 

The Senior Back-End Engineering Manager role is a full-time position. You will be responsible for: 

 

  • Building and managing a team of back-end developers 

  • Developing and maintaining customer-facing API endpoints

  • Building flexible and scalable components for future use

  • Translating designs and business requirements into high quality code

  • Working with our team of analytics and insurance specialists to rapidly iterate on new features and improve the FutureProof customer experience 

 

FutureProof is based primarily in San Diego and the Bay Area, but the job can be done from anywhere.

Qualifications

 

  • 8+ years of experience in development

  • Strong proficiency in Python

  • Deep understanding of database systems

  • Thorough understanding of RESTful APIs 

  • Familiarity with microservices architecture

  • Solid understanding of OOP and software design principles

  • Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements

  • Experience working with AWS (or similar) environment and code versioning tools (git)

  • Demonstrated experience hiring and building a team

What We Offer

  • Competitive compensation

  • Stock options

  • Fully remote work environment

  • Healthcare benefits 

  • 401(k)

  • Unlimited PTO

Application

 

To apply, please send your resume to info@futureproof.am

 

FutureProof celebrates diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability status. 

Senior Data Science Manager

About FutureProof

FutureProof is a fast-moving, venture-backed insurtech startup that is on a mission to create the first insurer that is truly climate-smart. We are a small team with a big vision. 

 

We believe that the world will only have the incentive to make needed investments in climate adaptation once insurance properly prices climate risk. We have used machine learning in innovative ways to price climate risk from floods and hurricane winds with unprecedented granularity. On the basis of these models, we are building new insurance products that will increase financial and physical resilience to climate change.

About You

You want to be a foundational member of the team building our transformative models for insurance pricing and underwriting. You will work directly with our co-founders including our CTO, CEO, Chief Insurance Officer, and others. Your work will be pivotal to shaping FutureProof's product. 

 

You are an experienced data science manager. You demonstrate tenacity, creativity, resilience, and leadership, enabling you to organize and lead projects, overcome challenges, and propose solutions. You are an outstanding communicator.

 

You want to be part of a company that is changing how insurance and the broader financial sector respond to climate risk. You are inspired to bring new climate solutions to the market. You thrive in dynamic environments.

Responsibilities 

The Senior Data Science Manager role is a full-time position. You will be responsible for: 

 

  • Building and managing a data science team

  • Building novel catastrophe models of flood, hurricane wind, and other climate-related perils

  • Creatively tackling modeling challenges

  • Working with our engineering, insurance, and product teams to build our products  

  • Contributing to our communications with external stakeholders about our models 

Qualifications

 

  • 8+ years of experience in data science

  • Demonstrated experience managing a team

  • Strong knowledge of machine learning and statistics 

  • Fluency coding in Python and/or R

  • Fluency coding in SQL 

  • Deep experience working with real-world data (e.g. working on data extraction, cleaning, analysis, and presentation) 

  • Experience working with big data tools (e.g. PySpark, Redshift, etc.).

  • A bachelor’s, master’s, or Ph.D. degree in applied math, statistics, computer science, software engineering, systems engineering, economics, operations research, math, physics, or related fields 

  • Experience with AWS (or similar environments) and code versioning tools (e.g. Git)

  • Experience with catastrophe modeling is a strong plus

  • Knowledge of econometrics is a plus

Application

 

To apply, please send your resume to info@futureproof.am

 

FutureProof celebrates diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability status.