Data Scientist, Big Data

  • 36827
  • Non-Life - Data Science
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  • British Columbia, Canada
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  • Feb 14, 2020
Insurance
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Conducts preliminary analyses on data involving basic statistical approaches and provides solutions to treat various data deficiencies to support data integrity.
  • Leads and conducts industry, demographic, and other consumer research to understand new data sources and applications of analytics.
  • Focuses on innovation and process improvement to promote leading practice and efficiency across the organization.
  • Builds predictive models and end-to-end automated solutions for insurance related problems.
  • Presents sophisticated statistical and machine learning models to various stakeholders and provide training and coaching.
QUALIFICATIONS
  • University degree in a quantitative field (e.g. Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Software Engineering), preferably master
  • Good understanding of modeling and machine learning techniques
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • 3+ years of SQL, Scala, R/Python programming experience
  • Knowledge of big data tools and ecosystem (e.g., Hive, Spark, Oozie)
  • Knowledge of Git and Bitbucket an asset