As a team member in the Finance and Internal Audit department at Nationwide, the opportunities are endless! You can grow and learn in diverse areas across many disciplines such as Advanced Analytics, Investments, Actuarial, Accounting, Risk Management, Critical Business Advisor and so much more. Let Nationwide help create your career journey!
Additional Job Description
Internal Compensation Grade: H5
Location: This position can be filled as Hybrid or Remote
In this role you will build and deploy predictive models to support Personal Lines class plan development. You will be responsible for assimilating a wide variety of data to analyze claim and policy histories to evaluate the expected future occurrence of indemnity payments, as well as for the assessment of external data including competitor pricing strategy to refine and improve our modeling approach. The models you construct will directly inform our pricing algorithms at a policy level. This role is primarily responsible for model development, and will collaborate with actuarial, product, and data & analytics partners.
To ensure our products meet performance goals, 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 dedication 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 Senior Consultant, you'll work directly with business partners to define project scopes and build solutions. We’ll count on you to structure and lead large, complex analyses across one or more areas and effectively synthesize analytic results to improve business outcomes. You’ll build lasting relationships and help business leaders navigate complex, competing objectives. You’ll be a subject matter authority, in both analytical and business applications, and will communicate effectively with technical and non-technical audiences. Your proficiency with advanced statistical and machine learning techniques will help you direct the application of these techniques to solve complex problems.
May perform other responsibilities as assigned.
Typical Skills and Experiences:
Education: Preferred graduate studies in statistics, engineering, math, quantitative social science fields, or related areas. Proven experience building and deploying machine learning and/or statistical models or executing quantitative research studies may be considered in lieu of formal education.
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.