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Data Scientist - Pricing & Rate Development

Job Level:  Professional
Location: 

Richmond, VA, US, 23233

Available until: 
Area of Expertise:  Operations
Unit:  Allianz Partners
Employing Entity:  AGA Service Company
Job Type:  Full-Time
Remote Job:  Remote working
Employment Type:  Permanent
ID:  12983

At Allianz Partners, we foster a culture of collaboration, caring, and growth. If you’re looking for a work environment where you are valued for your ideas, your opinions, your desires, your unique background, and everything else that makes you, you – you’ll find it with Allianz Partners.

 

In the Data Scientist role, you will support our pricing actuarial team with insights gained from analyzing company pricing and rate development data. You will use large data sets to find opportunities for optimization and use models to test the effectiveness of different courses of action. Through the use of a variety of data mining and analysis methods and tools, you will build and implement predictive models, using/creating algorithms and running simulations to optimize rate making processes and other actuarial functions.

 

If you’re solutions orientated and enjoy working in a cross-functional collaborative team environment while driving business results and improving business outcomes this is a great opportunity for you!

 

WHAT YOU WILL DO:

 

  • Lead and conduct analytics projects, providing detailed written and verbal analysis of analytical initiatives.
  • Mine and analyze partner data to develop and communicate customer segment profiles, discover opportunities among partner and prospect segments, and recommend improvements in customer segmentation methodologies.
  • Build predictive models to improve and optimize customer experience, revenue, and profitability as well as other business outcomes.
  • Evaluate market tests and experiments to iteratively develop a deeper and more complex understanding of consumer behavior.
  • Drive the collection of new data and the refinement of existing data sources.
  • Assess the effectiveness and accuracy of new business tools, techniques, and processes for incorporation into company and department best practices.
  • Partner with internal departments on projects where data analysis reporting or marketing expertise is necessary

 

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Statistics, Math, Analytics, Marketing, or other quantitative field.
  • 1 to 3 years of experience solving analytical problems using quantitative approaches.
  • Experience in the insurance or financial services industries preferred but not required.
  • Knowledge of a variety of machine learning techniques and their real-world advantages and drawbacks to include predictive modeling and GLM analysis.
  • Knowledge of advanced statistical techniques and concepts, including regression, properties of distributions, statistical tests, and proper usage, as well as experience with applications.
  • Experience using statistical computer languages and packages, such as R, Python, and JMP, to manipulate data and draw insights from large, complex data sets.
  • Ability to query relational databases using SQL.
  • Proficiency with business intelligence tools including Cognos, BusinessObjects, and Tableau preferred.
  • Expert-level proficiency with Microsoft Office suite to include VBA.
  • Ability to manage projects independently, handle a fast-paced professional office environment, and foster excitement around an analytical business culture.
  • Ability to demonstrate client empathy and focus, recognize the importance of clients to the organization’s success, and understand how your work impacts the client experience.
  • Commitment to consistently and effectively deliver the best experience to internal and external clients.

 

Allianz Partners is a world leader in B2B2C insurance and assistance, specializing in the areas of international health & life, automotive, assistance and travel insurance. Operating in over 76 countries, Allianz Partners offers global solutions that are redefining help, going beyond traditional insurance to help and protect customers wherever they are and whenever they need it. Our innovative experts deliver future-ready, high-tech, high-touch products and services through four commercial brands: Allianz Assistance, Allianz Care, Allianz Automotive and Allianz Travel. We have over 19,000 employees who handle more than 54 million cases each year, motivated to go the extra mile to help customers and employees around the world. If this sounds like you, come and join us!

Allianz Partners is a fast-changing company with strong growth ambitions. We care for our customers, and our caring nature extends to our employees. We don't just hire people, we nourish them and invest in their careers because we recognize that your development and our growth and our development go hand in hand. So, if you would like to be part of a global company that offers international career opportunities, kick-start your career and dare to join us! As an equal opportunity employer, Allianz Partners recognizes that our strength lies in our people. We are committed to diversity and inclusivity and everyone is welcome to apply. More information regarding the Allianz Partners lines of business can be found at: http://www.allianzpartners.com.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Allianz Group is one of the most trusted insurance and asset management companies in the world. Caring for our employees, their ambitions, dreams and challenges, is what makes us a unique employer. Together we can build an environment where everyone feels empowered and has the confidence to explore, to grow and to shape a better future for our customers and the world around us. 
We at Allianz believe in a diverse and inclusive workforce and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We encourage you to bring your whole self to work, no matter where you are from, what you look like, who you love or what you believe in.
We therefore welcome applications regardless of ethnicity or cultural background, age, gender, nationality, religion, disability or sexual orientation.
Join us. Let's care for tomorrow.


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