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Koop Technologies

Koop Technologies

Accounting & Finance
San Francisco, CA, USA
Posted on Thursday, September 15, 2022

Job Description

  • Take ownership of the insurance roadmap from early platform deployments with first AV adopters to launching category-defining insurance products at scale
  • Learn the technicals of autonomous vehicle risks, including data sharing, safety engineering, risk scoring, and contribute to further methodology development
  • Work with complex datasets from various autonomous vehicle deployments and own the end-to-end data analysis, from data gathering to client presentations
  • Develop cost of risk models for various on-road and off-road use cases, including robotaxis, autonomous trucks, delivery, shuttles, and more
  • Work on structuring innovative insurance products in Transportation, Robotics, and AI
  • Provide valuable inputs to the platform’s existing functionality and upcoming features
  • Deliver value to clients’ insurance and go-to-market teams through innovative insurance tools and programs to facilitate clients’ growth
  • Navigate complex regulatory environments of the insurance industry
  • Work with cross-functional teams in Sales, Product, Engineering, Operations, and Research
  • Report to and work closely with the C-Suite of the company
  • Be a subject matter expert and thought leader in the autonomous vehicle/AI insurance space
  • Represent Koop Technologies and own the autonomous vehicle insurance narrative

Job Requirements

  • Experience in an actuarial role at an insurance/insurtech/brokerage or tech company
  • Experience in building actuarial models of high complexity from the ground up
  • Experience in Commercial Property & Casualty Lines, preferably Commercial Auto, General Liability/Product Liability, and/or Tech E&O
  • Coding fluency in SQL, R, or Python
  • Experience with complex insurance transactions, policy documents, and coverage nuances
  • Ability to directly interact with specialty clients like large AV developer-operators as well as smaller retail clients that can have complex liability needs in emerging technologies
  • Solid understanding of the insurance, MGA, and brokerage markets
  • Strong knowledge of insurance fundamentals and ability to reason from the first principles
  • Founder mindset, tremendous work ethic, and excellent written/verbal skills


  • At least 5 years of experience at an insurance/insurtech/brokerage company in a mid- to senior-level actuarial position
  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Business (e.g. Management or Finance), Science (e.g. Mathematics, Statistics, or Economics), or related academic fields
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Coding fluency in SQL, R, or Python is preferred
  • FCAS, ACAS, ARM, or the equivalent is a plus but not required


  • Hybrid job setting (open to WFH/remote but expect to work in person when needed)
  • Competitive salary and generous equity
  • Health, dental, and vision package
  • Flexible time-off and paid holidays
  • Paid professional development (e.g. courses, materials, events, etc.)
  • Tremendous growth opportunity (professionally, personally, and financially)

Why Koop Technologies?

  • We are building a category-defining product that will power a $10T autonomous vehicle industry
  • Rare opportunity to join an early-stage company that is building for the exponential growth
  • Opportunity to define and own an insurance vertical from the ground up
  • Work with a unique team coming from diverse professional backgrounds in autonomy software engineering, quantitative modeling, telematics, insurance, and sales
  • Opportunity to truly embrace the first principles thinking and help build one of the most innovative companies in the insurance space
  • Join the mission to help commercialize autonomous vehicles at scale through new insurance and financial solutions