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NATURAL HAZARDS SPECIALIST 

02.08.2021

About the startup:

Mitigrate is a software company targeting adaptation to physical climate risk using nature-based solutions. Our software helps customers identify the main threats to their portfolio and provide straightforward solutions to make properties safer. Mitigrate received an investment from the venture capital company Antler and is now geared for fast growth. We are also part of the programs Microsoft for Startups and Simula Garage offering us a prime office location in downtown Oslo. Our scientific partners are CICERO and NGI to develop pioneer algorithms for risk mapping and risk mitigation. 

 

We are looking for an experienced natural hazard scientist with a strong interest in nature-based solutions to lead our industry research and work closely with our data scientist and software development teams. 

 

Responsibilities:

  • Central role in the company to lead industry research and take accountability for scientific integrity 

  • Pioneer climate risk mitigation automation, using nature-based solutions 

  • Develop and apply new vulnerability models for properties

  • Seamless integration with software development and data science teams 

  • Build relationships and work closely with industry research partners

Required Qualifications:

  • Strong analytical skills with coding experience 

  • Vulnerability modelling and risk analysis of extreme events 

  • Proven interest in nature-based solutions 

  • Effective communication skills with both technical and non-technical people

  • Experience or strong interest in leading teams

  • Good understanding of early start-up dynamic and upside

 

Additional Qualifications:

  • Software development skills 

  • Insurance and financial institutions experience 

  • Geographic information systems 

 

What we offer:

  • Equity share

  • A fully inclusive and open culture in an international setting

  • A fantastic founding team of experienced and energetic entrepreneurs

  • Pioneer the development of new knowledge that will make the world safer and better

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