Descartes Underwriting

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148 Rue de Courcelles - 75017 Paris

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After 5 years of existence, Descartes has secured a leading position in parametric insurance for weather and climate-related risks utilizing machine learning, real-time monitoring from satellite imagery & IoT. With a growing corporate client base (350+ and counting) - our diverse team is headquartered in Paris and operates out of our 13 global offices in North America, Europe, Australia, Singapore, Hong Kong and Japan.

Why join Descartes Underwriting? 
  • Descartes Underwriting is a fast-growing scale-up with some exciting projects; 
  • Opportunity to work and learn with teams from the most prestigious schools and research labs in the world; 
  • Work in a collaborative & professional environment;
  • Be part of a dynamic international team, passionate about diversity (+26 nationalities);
  • Descartes is proud to be recognized among the French Tech Next40

Descartes Underwriting is unique and very nice personalities, it's also and especially a team of passionate, qualified, professional with whom we learn every day.
We are always looking for exceptional talent ready to join a dynamic and ambitious team.

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How is it working with them? 

Deep dive into their world

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Discover Descartes with Tanguy, our CEO and Founder!

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Houssam serves as a Software Engineer at Descartes Underwriting, with over 6 years of experience in engineering.

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Hervé serves as a Senior R&D Data Scientist. He has over 5 years of experience in data science,

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  • International presence

    13 countries

  • Average age of employees

    31 years

  • Values

    Respect • Engagement • Innovation & Excellence • Goodwill