Software Engineer

Website Growers Edge

Primary Purpose & Function

Responsible for developing the systems to measure, predict, and prescribe the risk position of the lending and warranty programs provided by Growers Edge.

Essential Functions & Responsibilities

  • Build and adapt systems for pricing, valuation, and capital forecasts.
  • Collaborate with data engineers, architects, software engineers and business owners to enable deployment of science and technologies that will advance the insights the company provides.
  • Design data science solutions using a mixture of public and private data.
  • Application and development of suitable pre-processing, feature-selection and dimensional reduction techniques to detect, measure and account for data artifacts.
  • Develop, prototype, test, validate and deploy models and algorithms in a ready for delivery process.
  • Work in a fast-paced environment with the product team to transfer new algorithms to cloud-based platforms.
  • Collaborate on product discussions regarding high impact features.
  • Create data visualizations for use in both internal and external capacities.
  • Analyze data to inform decisions by product and tech teams.
  • Update the financial positions of the risks the company is exposed to both on a recent experience basis and on a forward expectation basis.
  • Assist in hypothesis formulation, data collection, modeling, and interpretation of complex datasets to enable data-driven decisions.

Qualifications & Education Requirements

  • Degree in actuarial data science, mathematics or engineering required.
  • Experience with crop insurance, flood insurance, other named peril insurance, credit products, and financial products.
  • Experience with stochastic modeling.
  • Understanding of the comprehensive view of risk positioning, anticipated losses, risk optimization strategies, and business decision-making.
  • Entrepreneurial mindset to identify new problems to solve, investigate possible solutions, determine costs and benefits, make and justify recommendations, move forward, and refine quickly based on feedback.
  • Experience with machine learning and statistical concepts, packages and libraries.
  • Excellent communications skills to both technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Experience with machine learning and statistical concepts, packages and libraries.
  • Strong problem-solving, analytic and interpersonal skills.

Job Type: Full-time

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance

Schedule: 8-hour shift

Education: Bachelor’s (Preferred)

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