Farmers Insurance Sr. Predictive Analyst in Independence, Ohio
We are Farmers!
Farmers Insurance, a premier US property and casualty insurer, seeks talented individuals to join the Personal Lines group at Farmers. Members of the Personal Lines team work together to achieve our goals of:
Improved competitive position,
Use of cutting edge methods and forward thinking in development of new products,
Maintenance of existing products with a fresh and ever-evolving point of view
Each of these goals supports Farmers’ overall mission of instilling confidence, security, and peace of mind in our customers by helping them get smart about insurance, plan for potential risk, and quickly restore their lives after a loss.
Research & Development
- Roles in Personal Lines Research & Development offer an exciting combination of research projects and business problems. We use an eclectic mix of modeling approaches to build industry-leading risk pricing models, measure performance, and inform strategy. Such techniques include generalized linear models, neural networks, decision trees, finite mixture models, cluster analysis, factor analysis, and multivariate statistical analysis. Modelers can expect to:
Join a world class group of statisticians, data scientists, mathematicians, and modelers on a mission to extract insights from information and put them to good use
Contribute to projects involving descriptive, predictive, and prescriptive analysis leveraging a variety of statistical techniques (such as segmentation, regression, survival analysis, principal component analysis, scenario and sensitivity analysis, neural networks, and machine learning)
Dig in by extracting data and performing segmentation and statistical analyses on large datasets (using languages/tools such as R, SAS, SQL, Hadoop and Python)
Collaborate with internal and external partners to deliver innovative analytical products, solutions, and insights
Assist with research and implementation of technology using machine learning and artificial intelligence techniques
Train/coach team members/peers and actively share expertise
Identify approaches and tools that can bring efficiencies or needed techniques to the team
Communicate/present findings to R&D staff as well as business partnersRequirements
Master’s Degree in a quantitative field, such as Statistics, Mathematics, Economics, Analytics, or other related fields with advanced coursework in statistics
Advanced proficiency in one or more statistical programming languages such as SAS, Python, R, etc.
Proven aptitude and demonstrated interest in statistical modeling techniques such as linear regression, logistic regression, GLM, etc.
Robust analytical, critical thinking, and creative problem solving skills
Strong time management skills with the ability to prioritize and contribute to multiple assignments simultaneously
Solid written and verbal communication skills with the ability to clearly articulate ideas to both technical and non-technical audiences
Proficiency with data visualization and graphics tools such as Tableau for the creation of reports and dashboards is a plus
4 or more years of professional analytical modeling experience, with at least 2 years in a senior predictive analytics type role. Prior management experience is beneficial.
Insurance industry experience is desired, but not required / Sponsorship is available for this position for candidates who already possess their H1B visa. /
Farmers is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce.
Job: *Strategic Management & Administration
Organization: *Farmers Insurance
Title: Sr. Predictive Analyst
Requisition ID: 1900073L