Senior Data Scientist

CCC Intelligent Solutions
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Job Description

We’re seeking a motivated and skilled data scientist to join the ML Solutions team. The team builds the AI models for insurance decisions systems and functions like a startup within an established company. Our data scientists typically hold advanced degrees in diverse quantitative fields and are experts in building and deploying models at scale. The models developed by the team have helped transform and modernize the insurance claims processing across multiple lines of businesses, and the scope of our work is expanding.

Job Duties

The data scientist will be in charge of building and maintaining AI models for insurance decision systems. The candidate should have commanding knowledge of state-of-the-art AI modeling (GBM and XGB, neural nets, model diagnosis, feature importance analysis, experiment design) to build effective models for real-world data and be familiar with fundamentals of modeling (applied probability and statistics, parameter estimation, linear algebra and optimization ) for diagnosis and improvement of model pipelines

The work can be broadly categorized into three modes, and this role will provide opportunities to work on all three.

  • Study feasibility: research and incubate new ideas through hypothesis testing and data-driven experimentation
  • Build: implement algorithms to train, evaluate and deploy models efficiently
  • Maintain: monitor, retrain and add new features to models already in production


  • Academic background in computer science, statistics, operations research, applied math, engineering or related quantitative fields.
  • Strong background in modeling foundations: probability, statistics, linear algebra, optimization, experiment design
  • Expertise in AI modeling including various model architectures for structured and unstructured data
  • Coding Skills
  • Python: Hands-on experience with native data types, Pandas, Scikit-learn, Pytorch/Tensorflow for training of neural networks
  • SQL: write queries required to build features out of complex data models
  • Ability to write modular, readable code and follow software development best practices
  • Comfort working with git and linux systems

Preferred Skills:

  • Multiple years of experience as a data scientist or data engineer
  • Experience with language modeling (e.g. transformers, Huggingface, text extraction & pre-processing)
  • Experience with AWS Sagemaker, Comprehend, Kendra
  • Experience with self-supervised/contrastive methods for pre-training and zero-shot models
  • Kubernetes, Airflow, or other workflow orchestration experience

Company Info.

CCC Intelligent Solutions

CCC is transforming the trillion-dollar automotive and insurance industries through the power and scale of our connected data platform. Our cloud-based SaaS solutions leverage the latest in AI, IoT, telematics, customer experience, mobile and digital workflow technologies to create deep, actionable insights that help our clients drive business and change lives.

  • Industry
    Computer software,Artificial intelligence
  • No. of Employees
  • Location
    Chicago, IL, USA
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