Director Risk Engineering
Location: Jersey City
Posted on: February 19, 2021
Are you an experienced risk control professional with proven
ability working in a fast-paced environment? Are you looking to
utilize your leadership skills and knowledge in fire protection
systems, building construction, loss control, and related
disciplines providing risk analysis, development of policies and
practices, conduct research among others? Do you like working in a
We have an immediate opening for a Director of Risk Engineering in
- Manage and lead the Risk Engineering and Data Quality
- Responsible for the development and maintenance of commercial
property risk assessment and pricing methodology.
- Responsible for quality control of proprietary commercial
property database and related data collection processes and
- Lead the engineering efforts for the development of products
and analytics for underwriting and pricing purposes for commercial
- Manage the development and maintenance of procedures and
guidance related to field operations for building and community
- Prepares, presents and distributes clear technical
communications on technical subjects
- Collaboration with multiple internal and external stakeholders
to support key initiatives and strategies.
- Minimum BS degree in fire protection, mechanical or
civil/structural engineering. Advanced degree preferred.
- Professional Engineer (PE) designation.
- Ten (10) years or more experience in risk control with a
thorough understanding of the commercial property insurance
marketplace including insurance rating and associated underwriting
practices and issues.
- Minimum two (2) years of team management experience
- Excellent business acumen and outstanding leadership skills,
with the ability to provide direction for multi-disciplinary teams.
Strong negotiation skills, with a demonstrated track record of
success. Excellent written, verbal, and presentation skills.
Ability to communicate effectively with people at all levels of the
organization with varying levels of technical skill
- Strong analytic skill with knowledge of predictive modeling,
probabilities and statistical analyses.
- Solid knowledge in fire dynamics, fire water supply, building
fire suppression systems, building construction materials and
technologies related to fire and natural perils.
- Familiar with or understanding of national building codes and
standards (ICC), NFPA codes and standards, and other national
industry standards (FM, ASCE, etc.).Working knowledge or
familiarization with national building codes and standards (ICC),
knowledge and understanding of fire and life safety codes including
NFPA and other national industry standards (FM).
Verisk Analytics is an equal opportunity employer.
All members of the Verisk Analytics family of companies are equal
opportunity employers. We consider all qualified applicants for
employment without regard to race, religion, color, national
origin, citizenship, sex, gender identity and/or expression, sexual
orientation, veteran's status, age or disability.
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sent to a Verisk business mailing address, fax machine or email
address, or directly to Verisk employees, will be considered Verisk
property. Verisk will NOT pay a fee for any placement resulting
from the receipt of an unsolicited resume.
Consumer Privacy Notice
ISO, a Verisk business, has been a leading source of information
about property/casualty insurance risk since 1971. For a broad
spectrum of commercial and personal lines of insurance, ISO
provides statistical, actuarial, underwriting, and claims
information and analytics; compliance and fraud identification
tools; policy language; information about specific locations; and
technical services. ISO serves insurers, reinsurers, agents and
brokers, insurance regulators, risk managers, and other
participants in the property/casualty insurance marketplace. To
learn more about ISO please visit us at: 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.
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emerging technologies to collect and analyze billions of records.
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It's the reason Verisk is part of the UN Global Compact
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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.
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