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Senior Data Scientist - Insurance

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    Hong Kong

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    700,000 HKD TO 900,000 HKD

  • Contact:

    Sunny Mirchandani

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Job Responsibilities

  • Drives the development of next-generation, market leading, analytic techniques to build the capabilities of the Data Science Center of Excellence for APAC
  • Thought leadership and hands-on delivery in predictive modelling, machine learning, NLP, OCR and AI
  • Establishes, maintains, and grows strong, collaborative relationships with key internal and external partners; leverages relationships to drive ongoing improvements to the data and data architecture
  • Lead the implementation of data science initiatives to improve customer engagement, business processes and product enhancements
  • Play an active role in generating distinctive analytical and risk insights for the most complex and/or strategic business challenges and opportunities, including synthesizing insights into compelling ideas and messages
  • Complete an in-depth diagnostic of customer needs, issues and business drivers and recommend process and system improvement to enhance customer service
  • Analyze and review complex data from multiple internal and external sources to make informed, authoritative technical/ professional recommendations in order to improve business performance in the medium and longer term

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor degree in related fields with minimum 5 years’ experience in data science
  • Lead and implemented data science use cases and delivered measurable benefits
  • Advanced knowledge of statistical and predictive modelling techniques such as machine learning, decision tress, probability networks, clustering, neural networks
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in unstructured data, including natural language processing, images, voice data, etc
  • Expert user in R, Python, and data wrangling packages
  • Data science experience in similar industry (e.g. insurance, financial services) preferred