FM Global is a leading property insurer of the world's largest businesses, providing more than one-third of FORTUNE 1000-size companies with engineering-based risk management and property insurance solutions. FM Global helps clients maintain continuity in their business operations by drawing upon state-of-the-art loss-prevention engineering and research; risk management skills and support services; tailored risk transfer capabilities; and superior financial strength. To do so, we rely on a dynamic, culturally diverse group of employees, working in more than 100 countries, in a variety of challenging roles.
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Exciting and interesting technical challenges await when you join a world-class research team dedicated to reducing the impact of natural hazards. As a leader in property loss-prevention, FM Global has been on the forefront of innovation since 1835 paving the way for many insurance industry firsts. As part of our research division, you’ll work alongside a unique group of scientists across engineering, earth, and atmospheric sciences to protect the value of FM Global's clients' businesses by developing methods to identify hazards, assess risk, and produce loss prevention solutions that are efficient and cost-effective.
Interested in a career with our Structures and Natural Hazards group? The following are some of the areas where we are always seeking specialized research professionals.
Qualifications include a Ph.D. degree, strong research record in the area of interest, and excellent written and verbal communication skills. A solid background in probability and statistics, proven technical programming and modeling experience, and knowledge of model physics, principles, setup, calibration, validation and sound analysis practices are highly desired. Senior applicants must have demonstrated project management abilities. The job title and compensation depend on qualifications and experience.