Senior Data Scientist

New York City, United States

Full Time Senior-level / Expert USD 68K - 135K * logo

Apply now Apply later is a software company that enables insurers to fight illegitimate claims at scale while removing human bias from the process. Our clients are the top insurance companies across North America and are getting incredible results through our AI powered evidence-based platform. We are on a mission to bring state of the art ML and NLP methods to transform this traditionally manual activity into an equitable process. We are well-funded and have engineering offices in New York City, Toronto, and Vancouver.

About the Role:

We are looking for an ambitious and motivated Senior Data Scientist to build creative, analytical solutions using analysis, experiments, and modeling work to impact our products, processes, and, ultimately, our clients' businesses. At Owl, you will be developing, implementing, and scaling our data processing and analytics practice using data-to-service insights. The outcome here is working to improve the business, data collection practices, and the general analytics framework underpinning some of the most impactful systems in the insurance industry.

What You’ll Be Doing:

  • Collaborate directly with internal stakeholders to conduct impactful data analysis to meet customer needs and grow Owl
  • Analyze user behavior from the Owl product to suggest new features aimed at improving our product offering and services
  • Build dashboards and reporting processes to generate key insights for internal stakeholders on the state of the company
  • Develop datasets for ongoing use in analysis and dashboards
  • Contribute to the development and direction of Owl’s analytics practice
  • Helping design and analyze A/B tests and general experiments to improve processes, data collection, and ML models
  • Collaborating with ML/NLP engineers to develop/experiment with new and existing models

Ideal experience:

  • 3+ years of data science experience with a strong track record of applied project work in industry
  • Bachelor's Degree or higher in quantitative or technical discipline
  • Expertise in reporting, dashboard development, and data management
  • Strong skills with common data science tools and query languages– includes Python with a focus on pandas, NumPy, seaborn, sklearn, etc., in addition to SQL
  • Strong interpersonal and writing skills needed to collaborate with internal stakeholders on requirements to drive analytics progression
  • Knowledge of A/B testing and statistical analysis
  • Knowledge of the theory/practice of working with applied ML
  • Familiarity with AWS data services (Glue, Athena, QuickSight, etc.) is a plus
  • Strong acumen with analytical and data-driven problem-solving

Our Benefits

We offer a competitive base salary for the roles, which will be determined along with the amount of equity through the interview process and your exact roles and responsibilities.

As part of our benefits package, we offer:

  • Medical: Full medical, dental, vision, short - & long-term disability
  • Pension: 401K match
  • Recharge: 4 weeks of paid time off, additional sick days, and time off over the winter holidays
  • Personal development: $1,200/year towards your fitness expenses, favorite activities, or professional development
  • Hybrid working environment

* Salary range is an estimate based on our salary survey at

Tags: A/B testing Athena AWS Data analysis Data management Engineering Machine Learning ML models NLP NumPy Pandas Python QuickSight Scikit-learn Seaborn SQL Testing

Perks/benefits: 401(k) matching Competitive pay Equity Health care Insurance

Region: North America
Country: United States
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Category: Data Science Jobs
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