Data Science Associate

  • 39144
  • Non-Life - Data Science
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  • New York, United States
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  • Feb 19, 2021
Insurance
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Assist in the development of new, market-leading analytics-based tools to assess risk and adapting existing models to new digital analytic tools and content delivery in an Agile environment
  • Learn and support the production and maintenance of existing reports, models and dashboards by advising colleagues on data requirements, troubleshooting, collecting and adapting internal and industry data, and interfacing with IT staff
  • Perform basic quantitative modeling and statistical analysis in order to assess risk and viability of risk mitigation solutions for internal and external clients
  • Demonstrate skill in statistical analysis, actuarial, data science, and/or research techniques, combined with broader awareness of the business and ongoing research, to function in a collaborative and consultancy role with the data science team and across the wider organization
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Math, Statistics, Data Science, Actuarial Science or related field
  • Statistical modeling knowledge, including familiarity with machine learning techniques
  • Knowledge of modern programming languages such as Python, R, SAS, VBA or SQL
  • Microsoft Office skills (particularly in Excel including Visual Basic)
  • Preferred:
  • Master’s degree
  • Interested in pursuing designation from the Casualty Actuarial Society with at least 2 actuarial exams passed
  • Minimum 3 years Actuarial work experience
  • Superior detail orientation, excellent communication and interpersonal skills