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Join Coverys where we work everyday to help the healthcare community stay focused in a world of distractions.
Our Business Analytics team is growing!

Coverys is seeking a high-energy data science and business expert that can develop and implement advanced analytics solutions across the organization. In this role, you will have opportunities to work side by side with advanced analysts and collaborate with underwriting, actuarial, claims management, finance, and IT departments.

Primary responsibilities will include defining and validating predictive models and key metrics to advance business initiatives and contribute to improved efficiency, performance, and results. These initiatives will align with the strategic plan and are aimed at improving profitability, growing the overall business, and improving operational efficiencies.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Supports team members and/or management in developing recommendations to solve problems and issues related to identified trends and data insights.
  • Responsible for analyzing data, building models, overseeing deployment, and monitoring stability in statistical programming languages and/or related tools (e.g. R, Python, DataRobot, SQL, Java, Tableau etc.).
  • Perform model validation to compare lift, accuracy, reliability and stability of models, and determine best models for deployment.
  • Perform data ETL, query, merge, sampling, and quality checks on large datasets from diverse sources.
  • Demonstrate ability to exchange ideas and convey complex information clearly and concisely.
  • Identify and interpret current & emerging developments, variances, and trends; research inconsistencies/anomalies in the data and present findings to management.
  • Develop performance metrics, automate monitoring procedures, and update models as needed.
  • Develop visualizations and present analytic results to business partners, senior management, and customers.
  • Stay current with the latest analytical skills, technological innovations, and insurance developments.
  • Ability to establish and build relationships within and outside the organization.
  • Serve as a mentor to other teammates.

Education, Requirements & Competencies

  • Master’s degree or PhD in machine learning, computer science, statistics, mathematics, data science, engineering, or similar quantitative fields of study .
  • 2-3 years of related experience, preferably within the insurance industry.
  • Broad understanding of core and advanced statistical techniques (e.g. GLM, survival analysis, time series, multivariate analysis, ML, NLP, etc.).
  • Proficient with programming in R, Java, or Python (experience with DataRobot a plus).
  • Ability to interpret and apply common sense understanding to carry out a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.
  • Define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
  • Ability to solve problems with large numbers of variables including situations where only limited standardization exists.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, as well as proven ability to effectively present technical concepts to non-technical individuals within and outside the organization.
  • Ability to give effective training and presentations to peers.
  • Demonstrated ability to query and report off of SQL databases.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook).
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills.
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills.
  • All candidates must be eligible to work in the US without sponsorship or restriction (including OPT).

If you`re a caring and customer focused individual who enjoys working with passionate team members, Coverys is the right company for you!

Job Type: Full-time


Published 2021-12-17

Coverys looks for a Data Scientist in Boston, MA location.

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