The source for tech and startup jobs in Miami


Sign up for Refresh Miami's Jobs & Hiring Newsletter to be notified of local tech related job opportunities, career insights, and more.

Senior Actuarial Analyst - Commercial



Jersey City, NJ, USA · Remote
Posted on Thursday, May 16, 2024


If you're looking for the stability of a profitable, growing company with the entrepreneurial spirit of a startup, we’re hiring. SageSure, a leader in catastrophe-exposed property insurance, is seeking a Senior Actuarial Analyst. This position provides an opportunity to take on a role in an entrepreneurial culture and gain a broad perspective across the insurance business. As a member of either the Product Development/Research or Commercial team, you will be asked to assist in providing technical and analytical assessments of complex business issues related to the development of new property products and maintenance of existing ones, utilizing actuarial techniques to assist in the development and maintenance of sophisticated pricing plans.

What you’d be doing:

  • Manage interns and lead work streams and projects tied to company goals.
  • Mentor actuarial team members.
  • Assist the team in the evaluation of rate adequacy.
  • Assist with statewide and territorial rate indications.
  • Conduct renewal impact analyses.
  • Complete support documentation for product filings with Departments of Insurance and assist with responses to rate-related inquiries.
  • Assist with research projects including developing predictive models and visualizing results to support business decisions.
  • Perform competitive intelligence analysis.
  • Utilize and/or create models to assess profitability in current rating structures.

We’re looking for someone who has:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Actuarial Science or STEM-related field.
  • 2-4 years of experience in an actuarial role.
  • Passage of three (3) or more actuarial exams with the goal of attaining ACAS/FCAS.
  • Solid analytical, problem-solving, and reasoning skills.
  • Strong communication skills with both technical and non-technical resources.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office suite.
  • Strong technical skills with proficiency in Python, R, or SQL.
  • Deep desire to learn.
  • Ability to work independently and as a team member.
  • Proven organizational and time-management skills; strong attention to detail.
  • Demonstrates understanding and knowledge of a few basic business drivers e.g. underwriting, product, reinsurance, and industry trends.
  • Intermediate problem-solving and decision-making skills; ability to think critically and strategically.
  • To qualify, all applicants must be authorized to work in the United States.

About the Actuarial team at SageSure:

Working on the Actuarial team at SageSure, the largest independent residential managing general underwriter (MGU) in the U.S., offers a broad range of opportunities and experiences to advance your career. You will not only be predicting and modeling risk in some of America's most challenging markets but also working in multiple actuarial disciplines, including pricing and product. At SageSure, you will gain hands-on experience working on challenging assignments and making data-driven decisions to help solve business problems. Our tight-knit, collaborative team regularly presents our findings to senior management and frequently collaborates across the company to leverage synergies with underwriting, marketing, program operations, and software. We provide the support you would expect, including a rotational program and exam assistance, and we are dedicated to developing and championing your entire career.

About SageSure:

As a Best Places to Work in Insurance Recipient for four years in a row (2020-2023), SageSure, one of the largest residential property insurance managing general underwriter (MGU) in the United States, is pioneering ways people protect their American Dream.

A leader in catastrophe-exposed property insurance, SageSure was founded in 2009 to deliver reliable products, exceptional customer experiences, and strong underwriting results in challenging insurance markets. SageSure currently operates in 14 states and provides home, flood, and commercial coverage on behalf of its highly rated carrier partners.

We have more than 600 employees working remotely or hybrid in one of our eight offices—Jersey City, NJ; Mountain View, CA; Chicago, IL; Tallahassee, FL; Cincinnati, OH; Houston, TX; Mt. Laurel, NJ; and Cheshire, CT—who are tackling the industry’s toughest challenges.

We provide generous health benefits and perks, including tuition reimbursement, wellness allowance, paid volunteer time off, a matching 401K plan, and more.

SageSure is a proud Equal Opportunity Employer committed to building a workforce that reflects the spectrum of perspectives, experiences, and abilities of the world we live in. We recognize that our differences make us strong, and we actively seek out diverse candidates through partnerships with organizations, institutions and communities that represent various backgrounds. We champion belonging and inclusion for all identities, including, but not limited to, race, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, age, veteran status, ability status, gender, and country of origin, striving to create a culture where all individuals feel valued, respected, and empowered to bring their authentic selves to work.

Our nimble, highly responsive culture nurtures critical thinkers who run toward problems and engineer solutions. We relentlessly pursue better outcomes by investing in the technology, talent, and tools that position us to succeed in demanding markets. Come join our team! Visit to find a position for you.