Cover Genius

Data Scientist- Pricing and Analytics (Remote)

Job description

The Company

Cover Genius is a Series C global Insurtech with a vision to protect all the customers of the world’s largest digital companies. Partners such as Booking.com, eBay, Shopee, Ola, Wayfair and AXS have integrated XCover, our insurance distribution platform that embeds protection for millions of worldwide customers each year.

Our team and products have been recognized with dozens of awards including by the Financial Times who ranked Cover Genius as the #1 fastest growing company in APAC in 2020. Our diverse team across 10 countries and many language groups commits itself to diverse cultural programs, in particular “CG Gives” which makes social entrepreneurs out of us all and funds development initiatives in global communities.

Our People are Bold, Authentic, Purposeful and Inspired

Our People are not Perfect, Traditional, Complacent or Cautious

About the role

The role of a Data Scientist at Cover Genius is to be a product focused data SME and an expert in statistical analysis. This role will play a key role in supporting Cover Genius partners through analytical experiments, pricing optimizations ,and data-driven product recommendations.

What you will be doing:

    • Undertake preprocessing of structured and unstructured data
    • Identify valuable data sources and automate collection processes
    • Deliver pricing optimizations for our core products
    • Analyze large amounts of data to discover trends and patterns
    • Build predictive models and machine-learning algorithms
    • Convey findings to internal and external stakeholders using data visualization techniques
    • Propose data-driven solutions and strategies to optimize Cover Genius partnerships
    • Collaborate with engineering and product development teams

What does the ideal profile look like:

    • Practical, hands-on experience with a variety of Machine Learning and statistical testing techniques, including pricing optimization
    • Experience with experiment design and A/B testingExperience in manipulating data sets using Python & SQL and building statistical models
    • Strong problem-solving skills with an emphasis on product delivery
    • Great communication skills enabling you to tailor explanations of statistical concepts to a variety of audiences
    • Quick learner, welcomes new challenges and is not afraid to push the boundaries
    • Deep knowledge of data warehousing and running ETL
    • University degree (Master’s or higher preferred) in Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science or other quantitative fields

About you:

    • Professional approach
    • Driven to succeed in a high growth environment
    • Ability to work under pressure
    • Organizational and time management skills
    • Excellent attention to detail
    • Confident manner
    • Positive approach to change
Why Cover Genius?

Cover Genius not only cares about being the best in our industry, we care about our team. We’re a business that understands life can be fluid and so we flex to ensure we provide the environment to suit that. Some of the benefits we have are:

  • Flexible Work Environment - we are outcome focussed and understand that for our people to perform at their best flexibility is critical. With the recent impact of Covid we gave 15 days additional leave to all employees for when they need a break and some well-deserved downtime.
  • Employee Stock Options - we want our people to share in our success, we reward them with ownership for their contribution in creating a world-class company.

  • Unlimited leave. It's easier and more flexible for everyone.
  • Social Initiatives - pictures speak a thousand words!

Sound interesting? If you think you have the best composition of the above, send us your resume and let's chat!

  • The health and safety of our people, family and communities is our number one priority. This means that we require all of our employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 if they are not subject to an applicable legal exemption; therefore all offers will be subject to proof of vaccination or an attestation of exemption. Please speak to us if you have any questions regarding our reasonable accommodations process based on your individual circumstances.

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