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- This position is a true Data Scientist role
- Contributes to the development and implementation of predictive models / analytics through the application of advanced statistical and analytical techniques in order to deliver data driven insights supporting business objectives.
- Design and create predictive models and analysis to address business needs.
- Support preparation of internal/external, structured/unstructured data sets to build/rebuild/refresh predictive models.
- Communicate models to audiences outside of department; coordinate with business leads to develop understanding, engagement, and branding.
- Contribute to the development of new modeling techniques and procedures.
- Continuously deepen knowledge of insurance industry practices across multiple disciplines.
- Review programs to ensure they conform to quality standards.
Mathematics, Statistics or Computer Science Bachelor's degree. Master's degree preferred.
- 2 - 5 years of experience AFTER Maters/PHD in related field
- Must have experience in a Data Scientist role, including predictive modeling experience (this experience is excluding internships and academic project)
- Advanced experience with programming and database tools such as Python, R, SQL, C++, Java and SAS.
- Curiosity to explore and analyze business problems through data, seeking insights that propel Farmers Insurance forward as a leading provider of Business Insurance.
- Advanced understanding of statistical and predictive modeling techniques such as machine learning, Text Mining, decision trees, probability networks, association rules, clustering, regression, and neural networks and their application to business decisions.
Job Posting: 10/28/2019