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Additional Job Description:
Internal Compensation Grade: F5
Location: This position can be filled as Hybrid or Remote
In this role you will build and deploy predictive models to support Personal Lines demand modeling, valuation, and financial forecasting. You will be responsible for assimilating a wide variety of data to analyze policy quotes, binds, and renewals in the evaluation of conversion and retained rates, as well as for the assessment of external data including competitor rates to refine and improve our modeling approach. The models you construct will inform our price elasticity assumptions used to inform pricing strategy and financial models. This role is primarily responsible for model development, and will collaborate with actuarial, finance, and data & analytics partners.
To ensure accuracy of our pricing assumptions and financial forecasts, you will work closely with actuarial research partners to define data and model requirements, including evaluating data for suitability and considering different approaches for the modeling algorithm and model validation.
Job Description Summary
Do you have the desire to play a critical role in driving data-based business outcomes? At Nationwide, our Analytic Scientists are responsible for modeling complex problems, discovering insights and identifying business opportunities using scientific research methods, statistics, machine learning and data visualization techniques. They participate in all phases of the analytic lifecycle, from research design, data collection and data processing to model building, deployment and presentation of results. We value a commitment to lifelong learning and strong quantitative judgment. If you are a methodological generalist who is adept at applying your technical skill set to a wide range of business applications, we want to know more about you!
As a Specialist, you’ll often work independently and seek guidance and support from their manager as needed. You’ll participate in all phases of the analytic lifecycle, from research design, data collection and data processing to model building, deployment and presentation of results. We’ll count on you to be fully proficient with common statistical and machine learning techniques and exhibit some knowledge of advanced modeling techniques and their application.
May perform other duties as assigned.
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Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company and affiliated companies is a group of large U.S. insurance and financial services companies based in Columbus, OH. The company also operates regional headquarters in Scottsdale, AZ; Des Moines, IA; San Antonio, TX; Gainesville, FL; Raleigh, NC; Sacramento, CA, and Westerville, OH. Nationwide currently has approximately 34,000 employees, and is ranked #73 in the 2019 Fortune 500 list.