Empleos

Underwriter

The Company

Sigo Seguros is an inclusive auto insurance provider focused on serving the Spanish-speaking community. The company provides transparent, reliable, and affordable prices that remove fees and biased rating factors that have disproportionately affected minorities. Additionally, the company provides coverage for customers with US and foreign licenses or IDs. Founded in 2019, Sigo Seguros is available in Texas and offers a mobile-first platform that simplifies the auto insurance purchasing process. Sigo Seguros makes it easy to purchase the right coverage for you and your family. Sigo Seguros: Siempre Contigo

The Role

As Underwriter, you will lead Sigo’s risk review and management of underwriting procedures for our Texas personal auto insurance program. It will be your mission to manage a profitable product while identifying growth opportunities to meet the needs of traditionally-underserved Spanish speakers in the US. The Underwriter will own underwriting guidelines and processes. The ideal candidate will bring insurance expertise, frustration with the status quo, and a willingness to shake things up to this exciting opportunity to lead a category-defining insurance offering.

Responsibilities

  • Manage underwriting results and profitability
  • Drive continuous innovation in insurance product underwriting
  • Review data to determine risk selection, identify growth opportunities and maintain underwriting guidelines
  • Follow up with customers regarding underwriting needs
  • Develop underwriting function with necessary processes and procedures to ensure compliance with underwriting guidelines

Qualifications

  • 2+ years of experience in underwriting
  • Non-standard auto experience preferred
  • Strong communication and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to collaborate and work closely in cross-functional teams.
  • Lead and thrive in non-hierarchical settings
  • Scrappy, self-starting hustler, able to get things done in an unstructured startup environment
  • Spanish language skills preferred
  • Passion for social impact

What we offer

  • Generous early-stage equity grants
  • Competitive salary
  • Health insurance
  • Flexible work environment
  • Responsibility and autonomy at a growing company
  • The opportunity to build something big and exciting
  • Paid parental leave