Munich Re

Data Scientist - Life and Health

Job description

Data Scientist - Life and Health

Mumbai , India

We are looking for an experienced Data Scientist to join our growing Data and Analytics team. The role will be responsible for advising business on the potential of data, provide new insights into the business’ mission, and using advanced analytics, data mining, and data visualization techniques, create solutions that enhance business performance.

Your job

  • Build predictive models for policyholder behaviour (lapse, anti-selection, fraud)
  • Work closely with internal and external stakeholders to build, test and deploy solutions that facilitate data driven decision making
  • Steer the development of state-of-the-art analysis and dashboards for risk management and monitoring
  • Deliver complex projects and drive actionable insights for the business
  • Utilize advance analytics techniques such as deep learning, neural networks, fuzzy modeling to improve accuracy, identify trends, strengthen risk monitoring
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to understand business challenges and deliver optimal solutions
  • Inform management or internal client of results and make recommendations as appropriate

Your profile

  • Master’s degree or Ph.D. in mathematics, Operational Research, Statistics, Computer science or engineering with 2+ years of experience in advanced data analytics and machine learning projects.
  • Exceptional skills in coding with R and Python.
  • Sound knowledge of Big Data platforms (e.g., Hadoop) and cloud and streaming technology (AWS, Kafka, Microsoft Azure).
  • Strong knowledge of machine learning algorithms (e.g., GLM, GBM, Random Forest).
  • Proven experience in data visualization tools (e.g., RShiny, Tableau, SAS VA, Power BI).
  • Outstanding skills in presenting results to internal and external clients
  • Experience in managing complex projects
  • Self-motivating, preparedness to take ownership
  • Actuarial / insurance domain knowledge (preferred)

About us

Find out Who we are, What we do, Our Strategy and How we can support & Reward you

Our business model is based on the combination of primary insurance and reinsurance under one roof. We take on risks worldwide of every type and complexity, and our experience, financial strength, efficiency and first-class service make us the first choice for all matters relating to risk. Our client relationships are built on trust and cooperation. If you would be interested in helping shape the future as part of one of our teams, we look forward to hearing from you.

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