Data Scientist

  • 37006
  • Life - Data Science
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  • Ontario, Canada
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  • Mar 11, 2020
Insurance
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Perform analysis with business units to support ongoing decision-making and to identify quantifiable project value.
  • Perform requirement analysis with the business units to understand business issues and generate hypotheses.
  • Deliver and support models throughout the data lifecycle: build, test, deploy and improve.
  • Communicate results of analytics outcomes with business partners effectively.
  • Implement measurement and documentation framework against all project work.
  • Provide thought leadership related to analytics methodology, tools and measurement.
  • Innovate and find creative ways to source data to support modelling efforts.
QUALIFICATIONS
  • A master’s degree or PhD in computer science, data science, operations research, statistics, applied mathematics, or related quantitative field.
  • Minimum 5 years of experience specifically in statistical analysis, predictive modelling, machine learning, and/or artificial intelligence.
  • Proficiency in Python or R.
  • Working knowledge of SQL, Java, VBA.
  • Expert knowledge of BI development.
  • Excellent communication skills with non-data focused business partners.
  • Financial Services experience is an asset.
  • Experience working in Microsoft Azure and Amazon AWS is an asset.
  • Self-driven, curious and creative in developing hypotheses.