Risk Engineer (Cybersecurity)

Pleasanton, CA

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At Cowbell, our mission is to protect small to medium-sized enterprises by making cyber insurance accessible to all. Join our fast-growing team of diverse and passionate individuals on this mission to reinvent how businesses manage cyber risk and buy cyber insurance.

Cowbell is a fast-growing, next-generation cyber insurance provider, built on cutting-edge technology by a team of seasoned professionals united in their mission to achieve our ambitious goals. We believe in a people-first culture and know that great work isn’t done without a phenomenal team, so we make sure to reflect that in our core values, benefits & wellness program. 

In support of increasing demand, we are actively looking for ambitious people, who are not afraid of hard-work, ambiguity and a dash of chaos, to join our team and be part of a growing institution where they can hone their skills and develop new ones in a fun, challenging and dynamic environment.

If that sounds like you, we want to hear from you!

Cowbell Cyber is hiring a Risk Engineer to join the Risk Engineering team. 

What you will do:

  • Own customer experience in developing solutions and risk management protocols with CISOs and IT leads in integration with Cowbell’s platform.
  • Identifying hazards and solutions within a client's operations and as appropriate provide risk engineering services to meet clients needs / reduce their exposures or improve loss history.
  • Work with existing and prospective clients evaluating hazards and controls that lead to adequate risk selection, pricing and application of underwriting techniques to lead to profitable growth.
  • Work closely with data science and underwriting teams serving policyholders to implement closed-loop risk management strategies.
  • Help train data science machine learning models by aggregating and providing risk engineering frameworks and data in real time for different books of business.
  • Day to day activities with clients, evaluating correspondence and follow up on implementation of recommendations.  Close coordination with claims and underwriting to insure full visibility and exceeding service expectations.  

What Cowbell needs from you:

  • BA/BS Computer Science or related degree, or equivalent work experience
  • A minimum of 5 years experience in cyber security and or cyber security insurance.
  • Comprehensive knowledge and understanding of cyber security best practices as well as cyber insurance coverages and risks.  

What Cowbell brings to the table:

  • A dynamic team of seasoned technology and insurance professionals. We work together to tackle tough, ever-evolving customer needs for product fit with high demand in the market.
  • Training! The opportunity to learn the ins and outs of cyber insurance as well as continuing to build your sales and marketing skills in a team environment.
  • Ground-level entry. Cowbell is building something new and unique – you have the opportunity to be an influential part of our story.

What Cowbell brings to the table:

  • Winner of Inc. Magazine’s Annual List of Best Workplaces for 2022
  • Nationwide medical, dental and vision coverage plus life insurance, long term disability and flexible spending accounts.
  • Employee equity plan for all and wealth enablement plan for select customer facing roles.
  • Comprehensive wellness program including unlimited PTO, monthly company-wide wellness days, wellness app subscriptions, lunch and learn, book club, get-togethers, lunch & communication stipends, happy hours and much more.

Tags: Computer Science Machine Learning Risk management

Perks/benefits: Career development Flex hours Flex vacation Health care Insurance Startup environment Team events Unlimited paid time off

Region: North America
Country: United States
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