Praedicat is growing and hiring. While we've been working hard to build world-class innovative analytics and software, we've also been building a unique and special culture. We emphasize collegiality and multidisciplinary collaboration. We are agile, hard-working and want to build a global company that makes the world cleaner, safer and healthier.

CAREERS

Mission-driven

Where your work can make a cleaner, safer, and healthier world. Praedicat is dedicated to making liability insurance markets look to science instead of to the past. If mission-driven work is what you want and you can help us, we’re hiring.  

Multidisciplinary

Where you’re solving hard problems in multidisciplinary teams. 

At Praedicat, we’re all learning from our colleagues.  Every day.  Because this is how innovation happens.  If you like to work with smart people and like to work in teams to solve hard problems, we’re hiring. 

Cutting-edge

Where you’re creating a new market, with new technologies, and new ways of solving problems.

Litagion® agents, Litigenome® maps, ML-ement® risks, Quindrex™ visualizations and nekomata risk:  We’re even creating a new language of risk.  If you want to contribute at the cutting edge, we’re hiring. 

Incentive Compensation Benefits

  • Participation in Praedicat’s Stock Incentive Plan offering equity-based incentives for employees, including annual equity bonuses tied to individual and company performance
  • The ability to contribute to a Praedicat-sponsored 401(k) plan
  • Medical insurance coverage, with both HMO and PPO options, as well as dental and vision coverage
  • Generous allotment of PTO (paid time off) and official holidays each year

Bioscience Analyst

Title:               Bioscience Analyst

Location:        Los Angeles

Team:             Modeling

Reports to:     Senior Vice President, Modeling

☒ Full-time or ☐ Part-time

☒ Exempt or ☐ Non-exempt

 

Praedicat is a funded FinTech start-up in Los Angeles that is delivering innovative new “foresight modeling” to commercial clients built on cutting-edge big data analytics and technologies. We are looking to hire a Bioscience Analyst who will report to the Senior Vice President, Modeling. To be successful, you will be expected to develop a thorough understanding of Praedicat’s clients and proprietary analytics in order to contribute to the research and development of new models under development.

 

  • Making a difference: Our products deliver data from peer-reviewed science into the workflow of business so that our clients can use it to make better decisions – cleaner technologies, safer products, a healthier environment.

 

  • Multidisciplinary collaboration: We work in teams with smart people from multiple disciplines to develop creative solutions.

 

  • Hard problems and cutting-edge technologies: Our data science, modeling and software engineering challenges are hard and innovative solutions are necessary.

Responsibilities

 

  • Review biomedical and regulatory literatures on a specified set of emerging risks of bodily injury from products, chemicals, substances and business practices
  • Leverage Praedicat’s data mining models to identify emerging risks at scale, supporting our product stewardship analytics offerings
  • Formulate and own the summary “story” associated with particular emerging risks, from the state of the underlying science to their industrial and consumer applications, and the legal implications of bodily injury that may result
  • Contribute to data accumulation for proprietary Praedicat biomedical literature analytics
  • Support the development of proprietary cost of illness models incorporating disease incidence, impairment levels, and medical costs
  • Identify and develop new data sources to characterize elements of risk and exposure
  • Collaborate with analytics and software developers on the development of methods for searching and organizing published literature databases, and metrics for summarizing
  • Interact with Praedicat clients to describe the biomedical emerging risks relevant to their businesses
  • Become an expert on changes in biomedical research practices, from risk assessment to the applications of genetics, and how they relate to liability risk

Requirements

 

  • B.Sc. with research experience or M.Sc. in biology, epidemiology, toxicology or a related field
  • 3+ years of experience reading and synthesizing the biomedical literature
  • Experience working in a multidisciplinary setting
  • Ability to quickly learn about new areas of biomedical science
  • Familiarity with quantitative analysis of large data sets

Preferred Qualifications

 

  • Experience presenting to and interacting with corporate clients
  • Programming experience with an object-oriented language (e.g., C++, MATLAB, R, python) or statistical software package (e.g., STATA, SAS)
  • Research experience in epidemiology or toxicology

Incentive Compensation Benefits

 

Praedicat believes in a work-life balance that is supported by a competitive compensation and benefits package. All full-time regular employees are eligible for benefits such as:

  • Participation in Praedicat’s Stock Incentive Plan offering equity-based incentives for employees
  • Annual equity bonuses tied to individual and company performance
  • The ability to contribute to a Praedicat-sponsored 401(k) plan
  • Medical insurance coverage, with both HMO and PPO options, as well as dental and vision coverage
  • Generous allotment of PTO (paid time off) and official holidays each year

About Praedicat

 

Praedicat, Inc. is dedicated to improving the underwriting and management of liability catastrophe risk. Our multidisciplinary team leverages cutting-edge analytics to solve problems for clients. Our patent-pending technology delivers information extracted from scientific literatures on emerging risk. We analyze the risk with a structured approach incorporating applied legal reasoning and economics. Our analysis is focused to directly inform core business functions of liability insurers and reinsurers. Praedicat is developing a comprehensive system of software products, Litagion® Risk Management, designed to bring 21st Century science-based risk analytics to liability insurance. Praedicat was created by the RAND Corporation and Risk Management Solutions, Inc. after the two companies collaborated on research and development to improve the identification and prioritization of emerging risks using modeling and cutting-edge computer science. Praedicat is an independent corporation launched in March 2012.

Praedicat is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment with Praedicat is determined on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

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Client Engagement Manager

Title:               Client Engagement Manager

Location:       New York, NY 

Team:              Sales

Reports to:    Vice President, Account Management

☒ Full-time or ☐ Part-time

☒ Exempt or ☐ Non-exempt

 

Praedicat is a funded FinTech startup in Los Angeles that is delivering innovative new “foresight modeling” to commercial clients built on cutting-edge big data analytics and technologies.  We are looking to hire a Client Engagement Manager who will report to the Vice President, Account Management.  You will work directly with clients to enhance their overall experience and maximize the value they receive as a direct result of using our products and services. You will advocate on behalf of our clients and take a team-based approach to keeping them connected to Praedicat while delivering analytical services in support of our software-as-a-service (SaaS) offerings. To be successful, you will be expected to develop a thorough understanding of Praedicat’s clients, proprietary analytics, and products to consistently deliver outstanding service to clients and become a trusted advisor. You will also be expected to listen to clients, think creatively about how Praedicat can solve their problems through software and analytics, and communicate internally about how Praedicat can make that happen.

 

  • Making a difference: Our products deliver data from peer-reviewed science into the workflow of business so that our clients can use it to make better decisions – cleaner technologies, safer products, a healthier environment.

 

  • Multidisciplinary collaboration: We work in teams with smart people from multiple disciplines to develop creative solutions.

 

  • Hard problems and cutting-edge technologies: Our data science, modeling and software engineering challenges are hard and innovative solutions are necessary.

Responsibilities

 

  • Drive and manage client relationships. Engage in planning process with customers that will provide them a roadmap with clear success metrics for achieving their strategic objectives through the use of Praedicat’s products and services
  • Develop a deep and detailed understanding of clients’ business goals and needs and tailor client engagements to enable them to derive the greatest value from Praedicat’s current suite of products and services, as well as identify new opportunities with the client
  • Facilitate the application and integration of Praedicat’s analytics into critical client business functions
  • Drive Praedicat model adoption by interacting with clients around the interpretation and application of Praedicat’s analytics and software
  • Continually develop and refine (re)insurance client use cases, and perform discovery and new use case development, as Praedicat expands its solutions and service offerings
  • Proactively solicit feedback from our clients to identify and influence improvements in Praedicat’s analytics and software
  • Act as client advocate within Praedicat by representing client interests internally, specifically as they relate to product improvement, product steering and Praedicat’s prioritization roadmaps
  • Identify and implement improvements to processes, documents, tools, reports, etc. to better serve clients and benefit the internal Praedicat team
  • Work closely with the Sales team to facilitate new client conversions and existing client renewals
  • Actively seek out opportunities to support Praedicat marketing efforts
  • Onboard new clients, managing all aspects of client environment creation, user administration and provide product training based upon client specific use cases and objectives, closely monitoring adoption rates of assigned accounts
  • Provide technical support to clients by working with our Modeling and Engineering teams to resolve technical questions or issues

 

Requirements

 

  • B.A. in business / finance or other technical or quantitative discipline
  • 5+ years experience working the (re)insurance industry
  • 5+ years demonstrated client management and relationship building skills
  • Experience supporting global accounts as well as managing relationships including C-level executives
  • Strong knowledge of casualty (re)insurance market
  • Familiarity with (re)insurance analytics and ability to explain technical/expert concepts to both non-technical and technical audiences in a way that will translate into meaningful client decisions
  • Solid project management skills with the ability to drive projects to completion when the path is not always clear and/or structured
  • Strong team player; actively collaborate with teams including sales, marketing, engineering, product management and modeling.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficiency with Salesforce.com, Microsoft Excel, Office and PowerPoint

Preferred Qualifications

 

  • Areas of experience a plus:
    • Underwriting – Primary (Large Account and/or Middle Market) or Reinsurance (Facultative and/or Treaty)
    • Client manager at (re)insurer
    • Consultant working directly with risk managers of corporates or casualty departments at (re)insurers (underwriting, ERM, actuarial, cat modeling)
    • Account manager at catastrophe model vendor
    • Account manager at insurance industry related software company
    • Primary or Reinsurance broker
    • Client-facing catastrophe modeler
    • Operations at (re)insurer that brings teams together from around the organization on special projects

 

Position is based in New York or London; expectation of 40% travel to clients, both domestic and international (New York, Boston, Bermuda, London, Paris, Zurich, Munich and other cities).

Incentive Compensation Benefits

 

Praedicat believes in a work-life balance that is supported by a competitive compensation and benefits package. All full-time regular employees are eligible for benefits such as:

  • Participation in Praedicat’s Stock Incentive Plan offering equity-based incentives for employees, including annual equity bonuses tied to individual and company performance
  • The ability to contribute to a Praedicat-sponsored 401(k) plan
  • Medical insurance coverage, with both HMO and PPO options, as well as dental and vision coverage
  • Generous allotment of PTO (paid time off) and official holidays each year

About Praedicat

 

Praedicat, Inc. is dedicated to improving the underwriting and management of liability catastrophe risk. Our multidisciplinary team leverages cutting-edge analytics to solve problems for clients. Our patent-pending technology delivers information extracted from scientific literatures on emerging risk. We analyze the risk with a structured approach incorporating applied legal reasoning and economics. Our analysis is focused to directly inform core business functions of liability insurers and reinsurers. Praedicat is developing a comprehensive system of software products, Litagion® Risk Management, designed to bring 21st Century science-based risk analytics to liability insurance. Praedicat was created by the RAND Corporation and Risk Management Solutions, Inc. after the two companies collaborated on research and development to improve the identification and prioritization of emerging risks using modeling and cutting-edge computer science. Praedicat is an independent corporation launched in March 2012.

Praedicat is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment with Praedicat is determined on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.

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At Praedicat, we’re trying to use technology to change the way the world manages emerging risk. We need a diverse group of smart and creative people who want to solve some really hard problems. If the exact job isn’t listed here but you’re sure you can help, please contact HR@praedicat.com.