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Flood modeler

Position
Flood modeler

Employer
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RMS

Risk Management Solutions (RMS), part of the Moody’s Analytics group, is the world’s leading provider of mathematical models and information related to the financial impact of natural catastrophes. We have a team of PhD scientists and engineers based in London building mathematical models that predict the distributions of possible damage due to the effects of tropical storms, extra-tropical storms, thunderstorms, storm-surges and floods, using a combination of observed data, reanalysis data, numerical and statistical models and data assimilation. RMS is the pioneer in the development and application of complex statistical and numerical modeling methods for the quantification of natural hazard risk. RMS’ risk models are the most detailed and comprehensive models of natural catastrophes produced anywhere in the world. Our clients include several hundred insurance and reinsurance companies as well as brokers, banks, hedge funds, regional and local governments, and multilateral agencies.

Homepage: https://www.rms.com


Location
London, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Sector
Industry

Relevant divisions
Atmospheric Sciences (AS)
Hydrological Sciences (HS)
Natural Hazards (NH)

Type
Full time

Level
Entry level

Salary
Open

Required education
PhD

Application deadline
Open until the position is filled

Posted
11 May 2022

Job description

RMS is seeking to hire a full-time flood modeler to join the London Flood modeling team. The Flood team focuses on developing high-resolution, large-scale hydrologic/hydraulic models which are used to assess present and future flood risk. The modeling work carried out by the flood team encompasses all steps from hazard modeling to loss modeling and goes from research to engineering providing plenty of challenges for talented candidates. The department has an engaged, collaborative working environment with a clear scientific and technological culture. Please find further details in the job description below.


How to apply

Interested candidates can find additional details and apply for the position through the RMS career page