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The Claim Business Intelligence & Analytics organization is looking for a Data Engineer to join our Analytic Platform team. This position will focus on implementing predictive models within our models as a service framework and will work with and develop APIs, batch services and real-time services. This position will support all lines of business and will partner closely with the Claim Technology group. The role will work with many different tools and technologies, and successful candidates should be comfortable working with SQL and Python. Experience working in an agile and/or test-driven development framework, experience working with a big data platform (i.e. Hadoop) and/or experience working with a cloud platform (i.e. AWS) are all pluses.
Primary Job Duties & Responsibilities
Data Analysis, Acquisition, Preparation, and Exploration: Independently perform Data Acquisition, Prep and Exploration: reviews, prepares, basic design, and integrates data. Able to correct minor problems and implements data cleansing/quality solutions. Apply moderate and develops basic data derivations, business transformation rules, and data requirements. Present simple data visualizations to help support data exploration as needed. Data Solutions & Analytic Implementations: Operationalize and automate well defined simple data products independently. Build, test, and implement simple analytic processes, including pilots and proof of concept. Assist in training business users on data products/analytic environment. Delivers basic training. Apply knowledge of current industry trends and techniques to formulate solutions within the context of assigned projects. Data Culture: Continue to develop insurance and business intelligence knowledge while learning how work assignments address business issues. Understand Travelers standards, processes, and environmental landscape. Incorporate core data management competencies - data governance, data security, data quality. Share knowledge with peer users on data or analytic products. Perform other duties as assigned.
1 year of relevant experience with data tools, techniques, and manipulation required.
Education, Work Experience & Knowledge
Education: College Degree in STEM related field Technical Knowledge: Intermediate knowledge of data tools, techniques, and manipulation preferred. Examples (but not limited to): Big data and Cloud platforms Programming languages - SAS, SQL, Spark, Python, Hive, AWS Visualization platforms: QlikView, Tableau and Qlik Sense Experience: 3 years of relevant experience with data tools, techniques, and manipulation preferred.
Job Specific & Technical Skills & Competencies
Communication Skills: Ability to communicate thoughts/designs/ideas in an unambiguous manner and adjusts communication based on audience. Exhibits active and effective communication skills with team members - including active listening and effective written and verbal communication skills. Effectively contributes and communicates with the immediate team. Problem Solving & Decision Making: Able to recognize and analyze business and data issues of intermediate complexity with minimal supervision. Recognize when escalation is necessary. Able to leverage previous experience to consider a variety of alternatives to arrive at a timely, practical, and cost-effective solution to resolve defects or incidents. Relationship Management: Ability to foster relationships with peers to achieve objectives. Practices objectivity and openness to others' views. Able to recognize and support team priorities. Planning and Project Management: Ability to manage time and competing priorities and provide management with accurate and timely status information. Able to effectively evaluate and estimate routine tasks with clear precedent.
Operates standard office equipment - Continuously Sitting (Can stand at will) - Continuously Use of Keyboards, Sporadic 10-Key - Continuously.
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
Travelers is an equal opportunity employer.