Job ID: R-2148
Job Category: Analytics & Research
Location: Hartford, CT
Additional Locations: St Paul, MN,
Posted Date: July 13, 2020
Solid reputation, passionate people and endless opportunities.
That’s Travelers. Our superior financial strength and consistent
record of strong operating returns mean security for our customers
– and opportunities for our employees. You will find Travelers to
be full of energy and a workplace in which you truly can make a
Job Description Summary
Support the strategy and managing projects, people or innovation
streams. Conduct a variety of statistical analyses including data
mining, predictive modeling and/or actuarial techniques. Review
analyses and provide direction and insight. Work within broad
limits and authority on complex assignments requiring specialized
knowledge in breadth and/or depth in area of expertise which may be
one or more of the following: Advanced statistical analyses.
Actuarial and/or research methods. Broad business knowledge.
In-depth Line of Business knowledge. May provide direction to a
team of analysts and/or project members.
Primary Job Duties & Responsibilities
Perform and manage a variety of advanced statistical analyses
including data mining and actuarial research techniques.
Analyze/interpret data, draw business inferences and clearly
articulate findings for target audience.
May manage one or more advanced research projects
Present analysis and recommendations to target audience.
May lead in-depth efforts in applying, validating and
implementing predictive models.
Assist in the development of new approaches to business
Proactively stay abreast of industry, developments, changing
trends and jurisdictional issues. Attend various seminars and
conference as appropriate.
Develop and maintain effective relationships with business
Partner with peers across organization and potentially across
the company, to ensure consistency and alignment where
PhD STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) degree
with 1 years experience or Masters STEM degree with 4 years
experience or Bachelor’s STEM degree with 6 yrs required.
Moderate working knowledge of modeling/research/analytics or
Relevant statistical analysis work experience required.
Education, Work Experience, & Knowledge
Relevant work experience in research and/or advanced analytic
work (e.g. predictive modeling) in the insurance industry
Job Specific Technical Skills & Competencies
Ability to read/revise/review a statistical software program
(e.g. R, SAS, SPSS.
Ability to create advanced programs from scratch.
Leading the Business:
Problem Solving & Decision Making.
Understanding & Navigating the Organization (Includes
Building & Mending Relationships.
Openness to Influence.
Seeks Opportunities to Learn.
Understanding and knowledge of key business knowledge areas
(e.g. product, enterprise, industry, claim process and
Ability to leverage business knowledge to determine approaches
Ability to take action in solving problems while exhibiting
judgment and a realistic understanding of issues; ability to use
reason; review facts, identify inconsistencies and weigh options;
ability to make logical and timely decisions that address the right
Ability to develop advanced models and interpret model
Understanding of advanced statistics underlying data models.
Ability to apply new statistical procedures to work.
Demonstrates strong ability and knowledge of database
principles, data profiling, statistics and data modeling and can
apply this knowledge in new or complex situations.
May guide other professionals.
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
Travelers is an equal opportunity employer.
Careers at Travelers
When you work at Travelers, life’s most important moments become
your life’s work. That means helping families feel secure,
businesses to prosper, knowing that you’ve made a difference, and
feeling like you belong to something bigger. It also means being
part of a team comprised of 30,000 + talented and passionate people
that are evolving to meet changing needs – from customer service to
data science and beyond. If that’s more than you imagined in an
insurance career, it’s time to join us at Travelers.
In 2018 we contributed $25 Million to the communities where we
live and work.