Data Scientist

  • 38612
  • Non-Life - Data Science
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  • Germany
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  • Nov 16, 2020
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  • German
Insurance
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • You will be responsible for the design and development of machine learning/ advanced statistical models applicable to underwriting or pricing in one of the lines of businesses.
  • Development of innovative and efficient solutions for pricing and underwriting based on internal and external data sources.
  • Use of machine learning for data analytics and data modelling incl. the use of AI.
  • Development of prototypes in close cooperation with the underwriters and actuarial teams in the different lines of business.
  • Support of the IT team during the implementation of the developed models
  • Participation in internal & interdisciplinary projects.
  • Collaboration with colleagues from international operating entities, hub functions as well as other company departments on ad-hoc basis.
QUALIFICATIONS
  • University degree in mathematics, statistics or similar professional experience with focus on data sciences and AI.
  • Insurance knowledge is of advantage.
  • Excellent verbal and written English required; proficient German as well as additional foreign language skills are of advantage.
  • Proficient user of R, Python, SQL or other statistic software as well as Microsoft Office packages.
  • In depth expertise in the application of machine learning and data mining.
  • Experience in developing prototypes of models in R, Python or other statistic software.
  • Ability to take over responsibility, develop concepts and drive models into implementation.
  • Willingness to think out-of-the box and search for external data to improve model quality.
  • Experience in working in a fast-paced, dynamic and international environment.
  • Intercultural sensitivity and international experience.
  • Highly developed interpersonal skills.