Farmers Insurance Data Management Specialist in Woodland Hills, California
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Responsible for the collection, preparation and reporting of statistical data including technical support for tools and/or other analytic processes used for specified lines of insurance.
Essential Job Functions
- Develops and prepares new reports and applications using multiple sources of information.
- Evaluates information being reported for consistency, completeness, accuracy and reasonableness.
- Maintains and provides support for existing tools and applications used in the analyses of information.
- Communicates with actuaries, accountants, product managers and I/T staff regarding data requirements and/or business requirements involving new reports or applications.
- Prepares internal and/or external correspondence related to the development and understanding of information.
- Conducts research into proposed solutions regarding data quality issues as well as for the development of new reports or applications.
- Promotes safety at all times and complies with safety/ergonomic standards as outlined in relevant company published manuals.
Performs other duties as assigned.
*Physical Actions: *Required job duties are essentially sedentary work consisting of occasional walking, standing and lifting and/or carrying 10-lbs. maximum and seeing.
*Physical Environment: *Required job duties are normally performed in a climate-controlled office environment.
*Education Requirements: *High school diploma or equivalent required. Bachelor’s degree preferred with at least a minor in a quantitative or analytic subject.
Experience Requirements: Two years of relevant professional business experience, or relevant graduate degree and one year of experience in a similar role.
*Special Skill Requirement: *
General understanding of insurance terminology and in the use of insurance data and information systems.
- Strong analytic skills and the ability to learn new tools and applications.
- Familiarity with Enterprise IT processes.
- Solid understanding of all SQL query types: select, update, append, delete, make tables, and union.
- Ability to pick up additional SQL skills as needed.
- Querying and combining multiple data sets.
- Is able to create an inventory of reports/feeds, co-ordinate activities and work with a larger team.
- Has the ability to work with teams In collecting information/reports in preparation for internal/external Audits.
- Detecting data integrity issues, discrepancies, inconsistencies.
- Capacity to understand and learn a wide variety of formulas used in Access and Excel for data manipulation.
- Curiosity and initiative, self-directed learning.
- Knowledge of MS SQL Server databases is preferred.
Familiarity with the Agile Methodology.
Farmers is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce.
Job: *Information Technology
Organization: *Farmers Insurance
Title: Data Management Specialist
Location: California-Woodland Hills
Requisition ID: 190005BV