Data Scientist - Life Insurance - NYC

Job Title: Data Scientist - Life Insurance - NYC
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: New York, USA
Salary: US$110000 - US$150000 per annum + benefits
REF: 465465_1519236186
Contact Name: Shane McGonnell
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Job Published: 10 months ago

Job Description

I am partnered with, a long established international life Insurer who are investing and developing their Data & Analytics team.

If you are a Data Scientist with substantial programming experience in the following: SAS, R, Python, or Spark then this could be the opportunity for you.

The business has an already experienced Data Science team, and from day one you will be surrounded by talented data scientists all striving to shape and define intelligent business decision making.

Your main responsibilities will be

-Leads and contributes to data analysis and modeling projects from project/sample design, business review meetings with internal and external clients deriving requirements/deliverables, reception and processing of data, performing analyses.

-Demonstrates to internal and external stakeholders how analytics can be implemented to maximize business benefits.

-Utilizes advanced statistical techniques to create high-performing predictive models and creative analyses to address business objectives and client needs.

-Proactively and effectively communicates in various verbal and written formats with internal stakeholders on product design, data specification and model implementations.

-Create project milestone plans to ensure projects are completed on time and within budget. Provides high quality ongoing customer support.