Job title: Data Scientist – Insurance Analytics
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary type: Annual
Salary: Negotiable
Job published: 11/05/2021
Job ID: 32239
Contact name: Dr Sanjeev Mehta
Contact email: sanjeev@sushtalent.co.uk

Job Description

Job Title-Data Scientist – Insurance Analytics

Job Type-Permanent

Salary-£50K-£55K plus benefits

Client-Renowned Consulting Firm

Location-Central London (Initially Remote)

Role Overview:

  • Working with global insurance clients in their analytics team to support  model development and supporting deployment of the models in production environment
  • Work on model and report development to identify business opportunities for functional areas like underwriting, pricing, claims, marketing
  • Conduct detailed analytical work with a high level of accuracy in order to deliver results to senior management
  • Proactively engage with stakeholders (Underwriters, Claims Handlers etc.) to understand business context, add value, propose solutions, project manage pieces of work through to completion.
  • Analyse and constructively critique output across the analytics function

Client Liaison:

  • Gather and ensure business requirements are clear and understood
  • Ensure that stakeholders needs are met across all project (e.g. status updates, documentation requirements, etc.)
  • Collaborate closely with client team – necessary stakeholders are aware of the status of tasks
  • Explain model performance and model outputs to business stakeholders 

Candidate Profile:

  • Strong experience in statistical modeling, reporting, and analytics
  • 4+ years of experience in Insurance domain with 5+ overall years of experience
  • Experience of using machine learning methodologies desirable
  • Strong knowledge of Python & SQL. Experience of SAS and/or R is a plus
  • Client-facing skills and ability to succinctly explain your work