BI Research & Innovation Analyst II

The Co-operators - Quebec City, QC (30+ days ago)

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Position Overview

Number of Positions: 2

Language: Bilingualism in English and French is an asset.

Additional Information:
Our Business Intelligence team empowers decision making using leading edge science and analytics. We champion a scientific culture through our passion for continuous learning, diversity and innovation. We strive to deliver a single version of truth, by providing our business partners with access to comprehensive data and valuable insights to help our organization achieve operational excellence. This intermediate role contributes to this mission by researching and developing solutions to new analytical problems, using a scientific approach. People in this role are expected to autonomously complete projects and tasks of medium complexity and size as well as to provide coaching and support to other team members.

What you’re responsible for:
Extract data as required for project analysis or analysis of our book of business using BI tools or programming language.

Analyze data and find complex insights.

Understand, develop, maintain and improve predictive statistical models used in BI.

Measure and document the performance of statistical models used in BI and Recommend the appropriate type of model to be used for a BI problem between a variety of common models (regressions, decision trees, etc.).

Support Actuarial Research projects, including developing and testing non-standard and innovative approaches for modeling insurance risk.

Support Non-Actuarial Research projects, including delivering predictive analytics solutions to support marketing, operations, and product. (E.g. Claim fraud detection models, Client Long-Term-Value index, etc.).

Using a scientific approach, research and develop solutions to new analytical problems.

Use the latest technologies and techniques such as geo-spatial analytics (GIS), text mining, big data, etc.

What to expect:
You will be subject to a Criminal Record and Consumer History background check as a condition of employment, in the event you are the successful candidate.

To be successful:
You have an innovative mindset to improve operational efficiencies and ability to influence change, with a primary focus on client needs.

You use critical thinking skills to recognize assumptions, evaluate arguments, draw conclusions and proactively propose solutions.

You have strong communication skills to clearly convey messages and explore diverse points of view.

You build trusting relationships and provide guidance to support the development of colleagues.

To join our team:
4 years of relevant experience OR 2 years with a graduate degree in a relevant field.

University Degree in Actuarial Science, Mathematics, Statistics or relevant field.

Property and Casualty insurance experience is preferred.

Exposure to the use of job related applications, appliances and programming languages (SAS, SQL, Netezza, MicroStrategy, R & Python) is an asset.

What we offer:
Training and development opportunities to grow your career with one of Canada’s Best Employers.

Flexible work options and paid time off to support your personal and family needs.

A holistic approach to your well-being, with physical and mental health programs and a supportive workplace culture.

Paid volunteer days to give back to your community.

A comprehensive total rewards package, including competitive salary, bonus, pension and benefits.

Interested in applying?

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The Co-operators values a diverse, equitable, and inclusive work environment, and we're committed to meeting the needs of persons with disabilities during the recruitment process. If you are contacted for an interview and require an accommodation, please contact the hiring manager.