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Senior Data Scientist, Cyber Risk Solutions CANADA Remote Option


Oct 20

At Guidewire, we don’t want people to just "fit in." We hire great people who elevate our business, community, and company environment by being exactly who they are, 24/7. If you believe you have what we need, and being your authentic self is important to you, too, we encourage you to apply!

So if you are ready for a new challenge, we would love to see your background! We are searching for an individual with a unique combination of skills across Data Science, engineering, and customer service. This is a high visibility role that will be both client and engineering facing. The individual will work with internal and external stakeholders to develop short- and medium-term project roadmaps and then execute on them.

The project space is broad, including data sourcing and validation, predictive model creation, dashboarding, process automation, and analysis/presentation. An eye for clean, high-quality work is a must, whether it be production grade flake8 code or compelling visualizations to be presented directly to clients. The ideal candidate will work well collaboratively, but also be able to lead projects in their entirety, from design to delivery and maintenance.

This role will be a part of Guidewire’s Analytics group which helps the property & casualty (P&C) industry to utilize insurance data, both internal and external, for rating and operations, as well as for newer evolving risks like Cyber. By combining internet-scale data listening, adaptive machine leaning, and insurance risk modeling, our Analytics solutions provide insights and analytical capabilities that enable our customers take advantage of new opportunities, accurately price exposures, and get the most out of their operations and service processes.

Responsibilities Include:

    • Work directly with internal and external partners to understand their needs and develop custom solutions.
    • Munge, Validate, format, visualize datasets. Build and maintain ETL pipelines.
    • Create production grade predictive models for a variety of tasks.
    • Produce and deliver high quality internal and external training and presentations.
    • Design, Develop, Maintain BI dashboards.
    • Create production grade python solutions and work with engineering to help deploy them. 

Required Skills:

    • Analytical undergraduate degree (Physics, Engineering, Math, Statistics)
    • 3-5 years' experience creating and deploying models in production environments.
    • Adept at communicating technical topics to possibly non-technical audiences
    • Strong visualization skills (Bokeh, seaborn, D3.js, etc.)
    • Python, MySQL/Postgres, AWS, Linux, Git
    • Validating and integrating with external API's 

Nice To Have:

    • Tableau, Docker/Kubernetes
    • Industry experience in InsurTech, FinTech or Cyber Security

About Guidewire

Guidewire is the platform P&C insurers trust to engage, innovate, and grow efficiently.

Guidewire combines core, data, digital, analytics, and AI to deliver our platform as a cloud service. More than 400 insurers, including the largest and most complex in the world, run on Guidewire.

As a partner to our customers, we continually evolve to enable their success. We are proud of our unparalleled implementation track record with 1000+ successful projects, supported by the largest R&D team and partner ecosystem in the industry. Our Marketplace provides hundreds of add-ons that accelerate integration, localization, and innovation.

Guidewire Software Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. All offers are contingent upon passing a criminal history and other background checks where it's applicable to the position.

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