Munich Re

Insurance Data Scientist / Actuarial Data Scientis...

Job description

Munich Re is one of the world's leading reinsurance companies with more than 45,000 employees at over 50 locations around the globe. We are working on topics today that will concern the whole society tomorrow, whether that be mobility, climate change, agriculture, major construction projects, gene technology or space travel. Munich Re is driving transformative change in the (re)insurance industry through the application of data analytics, innovation and new technology. If you want to help shape the future of the industry and enjoy strong personal growth, we look forward to hearing from you.

The role of the Insurance Data Scientist / Actuarial Data Scientist aims to offer new services, products and solutions through data analytics. In this role you will collaborate closely with our clients, underwriters, client managers, the IT department, and other experts in Singapore and other offices in Mumbai, Seoul, Tokyo, Munich, Beijing, Sydney, and Princeton.

  • You will work with our team and clients to identify, develop and deliver data analytics solutions to improve their business. These improvements include business growth, stronger profitability, reduced fraud and process efficiency. You will also help clients to become data-driven organisations.
  • You will have the full spectrum of data analytics exposure, being involved in the end-to-end application of data analytics including scoping, delivery, client engagement, deployment, impact assessment and other follow-up reviews.
  • You will apply practical and advanced data analytics techniques in your daily work to address real world business problems. Depending on resourcing and demand, you may also support other sophisticated offerings such as involving deep learning and image recognition.
  • As part of your work, you will be directly communicating your data analytics insights and solutions to both technical and non-technical audiences. You will also be developing strong business acumen as part of your role.
  • You will be part of a truly global team, comprising of data scientists, actuaries, product developers and business technology, with daily interactions with Singapore and Munich colleagues and experts.
  • Munich Re is committed to learning & development and will provide training and development opportunities to you on areas such as data analytics, insurance and other required fields.

  • At least a Bachelor’s (preferably Master’s) in statistics, actuarial science, applied mathematics, operations research, computer science, or a comparable discipline
  • Sound knowledge of the insurance industry, including practical hands-on data analytics experience (2-5 years)
  • Very good theoretical and practical knowledge of traditional ML methods and in-depth experience in relevant tools/languages such as Python / R. In addition DL knowledge is a plus.
  • Confident in SQL queries
  • Other experiences such as the following will be a plus (but not necessary):
    • Experience with data engineering, pipelines and cloud architecture
    • Experience in Azure Cloud technologies and API Management
    • Experience with big data platforms (Cloudera / Hortonworks, MapR, or Pivotal)
    • Experience / understanding of RESTful APIs and microservices
  • Ideal candidate is committed, motivated, willing to learn new tools technologies, and be willing to step outside their comfort zone

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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