Job Details

Senior Data Scientist

Los Angeles, CA | Full time

Job ID:

3910-001DS

Duration:

Long Term

Experience:

7-10 years

Career Level:

Senior Level

Compensation:

DOE

Industry:

Insurance

Job Description

Responsibilities Include:

  • Drive data science and analytical software development teams; develop solutions to support insight generation facilitating successful development, verification and commercialization of diagnostics services and products.
  • Contribute to broad product support initiatives, lead and deliver on complex projects, and interact with external partners without supervision.
  • Maintain and expand knowledge and access to available and meaningful data sources to customers needs.
  • Perform high quality, timely and accurate analyses using most relevant state-of-the-art methodologies, tools and resources.
  • Committed to offering innovation, finding opportunities to enhance ways of working (including processes, methods, technology etc.) and sharing new techniques and lessons learned pro-actively with peers.
  • Use and continue to foster strong working relationships with global colleagues and customers and builds a strong network in order to jointly explore vendor relationships, data assets, analytical methodologies and toolsets.
  • Responsible for planning and timely delivery of assigned projects.
  • Drive creation of best practices to other team members. Proactively share learnings/experience with colleagues both internal and external to the function.
  • Act as a Leader for peers and help coach colleagues to improve in their role with both technical and interpersonal skills

Required Experience and Skills:

  • 10 years of Strong experience in applying statistical modeling, machine learning, exploratory, and confirmatory data analysis in mid to large volume data sets.
  • Experience using big data platforms such as Hadoop (Spark is a plus).
  • In-depth knowledge of relational database principles and corresponding query language skills (e.g. SQL) is of interest.
  • Familiarity with regulatory framework and guidelines for insurance products is a plus.
  • Excellent communication skills with an ability to negotiate successfully; strong influencing skills; self-contained and outgoing approach.
  • Strong solution finding, prioritization and attention to details skills while embracing/endorsing change.