Senior Data Scientist

New York, New York

  Data Science

165000

Permanent

Company Overview:

  • Fortune 500 company
  • Involved in Banking, Wealth Management, Financial Consultations, Life Insurance etc.
  • Large office located in the heart of New York City

Job Summary:

  • Build a lot of predictive modeling solutions
  • Work on Agency and Investments data science products.
  • Good understanding of predictive analytics (including the process of building and deploying models) and technology is essential.

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Lead data analysis and modeling projects 
  • Perform analysis and modeling to final reports/presentations
  • Communicate results to leadership
  • Demonstrate to stakeholders how analytics can be implemented to maximize business benefits.
  • Drive the use of data-based decision making and Analytics 
  • Utilize advanced statistical/AI techniques
  • Create high-performing predictive models 
  • Utilizes scientific approaches 
  • Verify the performance of algorithms and/or predictive models.
  • Works closely with business and technology partners 
  • Management track: potential to manage direct reports.
  • Follows industry trends in insurance
  • Assures compliance with regulatory and privacy requirements

 

Required qualifications

  • Graduate-level degree
  • 5+ years of experience with predictive analytics in financial services or insurance 
  • Experience using Machine Learning/AI in investment/quant settings
  • Basic knowledge in stochastic modeling and derivative pricing
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills
  • Effective presentation skills
  • Proficiency in creating effective and visually appealing PowerPoint presentations
  • Strong expertise in statistical modeling techniques
  • Substantial programming experience
  • Experience with data visualization