Data Science Actuary

  • elipsLife
  • Zürich, ZH, Switzerland
  • 08/12/2021
Full time Data Science Data Analytics Artificial Intelligence Software Engineering

Job Description

International & dynamic B2B insurance environment

As an innovative life insurance for corporate customers, elipsLife offers group life and health insurance solutions in the B2B environment. As a subsidiary of Swiss Re we do business in various European markets. As part of our clearly structured growth strategy, our office in Zurich is looking for a dynamic and motivated employee for the role of

Data Science Actuary

Your Tasks

  • Support Product & Underwriting Center to push Underwriting accuracy on pricing/costing through a data driven approach
  • Assist in getting new/better insight on internal A&H/L&H data to better capture quantitative risks in costing assumptions for all Products actively offered
  • Perform additional experience study/data analysis of a market or Line of Business across markets, including combining internal with external data
  • Assist enhancing trend understanding and developing a forward looking view
  • Support Head Steering & Portfolio Management with review/monitoring of business performance
  • Support active portfolios steering and target setting through a data driven view of the portfolios on the different markets
  • Participate in development of a costing benchmark platform
  • Prepare reports based on analysis of these items for senior management
  • Provide assistance on data projects and initiatives as required

Your Profile

  • Data Scientist, L&H Actuary, Mathematician/Statistician/Natural Scientist with a university degree
  • Fluent in English, any other languages such as German, Dutch or Italian are a plus
  • 2-3 years of experience in performing data analysis or experience studies on Accident and Life & Health data (including multivariate analysis)
  • Strong knowledge in R and SQL; knowledge in Python is a plus
  • Knowledge with predictive models, machine learning and behaviour models is a plus
  • Market experience in any of elipsLife’s markets is a plus
  • Excellent analytical and conceptual skills
  • Independent and self-driven type of personality
  • Proven interpersonal and communication skills
  • Proactive and solution oriented mind-set
  • Ability to prioritize and to keep the overview

Your Future

Be part of the unique success story of elipsLife! You can expect an exciting and challenging job within a highly motivated team with attractive employment conditions and flexible working hours.

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