LOCATION: Anywhere, preferably Nairobi, Kenya
START DATE: Immediate
DURATION: 1 year, renewable
About Blue Marble
Blue Marble Microinsurance (BMM) is a for-profit, social enterprise that aims to create markets for microinsurance by utilizing a new, mission-driven business model: collaborative innovation. BMM aims to narrow the global protection gap by designing and executing ventures enabling risk protection for the emerging middle class. BMM is owned by a consortium of five insurance companies collaborating to develop innovative solutions that protect the underserved
About the Role
BMM is operating ventures in Africa, South America and Asia. The project is to join our data science team to develop, maintain and optimize our R code, and support the development of climate risk products across the global portfolio. The project will include getting familiar with our platforms (AgSuite) and providing quality assurance on the code. BMM makes use of alternative climate and agriculture data sets to develop index products to protect smallholder farmers, an example of such products being satellite-based weather index insurance.
Qualifications and Skills
Send your CV (PDF) to email@example.com with “Full-time – Expert R Programmer" in the subject. Tell us what you like about the role and why you believe you were made for the role. Please include one sample of your work with R.