Senior Data Scientist - Brighthouse Financial
Location:
Charlotte , North Carolina
Posted:
April 05, 2017
Reference:
47304-en_US

Job Location: United States : North Carolina : Charlotte  

 

In January 2016, MetLife announced a plan to pursue the separation of a substantial portion of its U.S. Retail segment. Once separated, the new business will be called Brighthouse Financial.

Brighthouse Financial will serve customers the way they want, need and deserve. It will focus on eliminating the complexity, confusion and cost that can get in the way of many Americans who are seeking financial security. We will bring products to the market that add value to our customers’ lives, and will be guided by a common set of values that focus on the customer and drive accountability.

Brighthouse Financial is seeking high-performing team members who are passionate about the company’s mission.  We are laser-focused on adding value to our customers and minimizing complexity in every decision and action. We are building high performing teams who set the bar high and hold each other accountable.

 

Data Scientists in Brighthouse Financial’s Data Science organization work closely with cross-­functional teams in marketing, distribution, product and other functions, leverage Brighthouse Financial’s rich datasets to develop and deliver propensity models and data-­driven insights, and ultimately drive Brighthouse Financial’s top line growth. A successful candidate will be passionate about finding insights in data and using quantitative analysis to answer complex questions, with a collaborative and resourceful style.

 

 

  • Works independently on complex level data gathering, checking, manipulation, and analysis tasks.
  • Participates as team member or may be in charge of leading on research, data mining, predictive modeling, and/or business analytics projects.
  • Leads high level and large scale research, data mining, predictive modeling, business analytics project teams.
  • Builds or manages advanced level statistical and data mining models.
  • Handles and resolves questions and issues referred by junior staff

 

  •  Master's degree in quantitative discipline (i.e., mathematics, statistics, economics, finance or related disciplines) and at least 2 years of related work experience Or Bachelor’s degree in the above fields and at least 4 years of related work experience
  • Highly motivated, results-­oriented, creative and nimble problem solver who uses technical data analytics skills and a willingness to go above and beyond to deliver business value quickly
  • Strong working knowledge with statistical modeling tools and simulation software such as SAS/SPSS/R
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, including the ability to explain complicated quantitative concepts to non-­technical stakeholders
  • Ability to translate business requirements into detailed analysis plans. Ability to prioritize requests to meet the most important and urgent business needs
  • Desired strong working knowledge of insurance industry
  • Able to work in a matrix management environment

 

 

12M 

 

15%

 

Brighthouse Information technology

 

One

 

Yvonne Sawicki – Yvonne.sawicki@metlife.com

 

Shiva Kumar

 

$1,500

 

 

 

MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.

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Requisition #: 47304 


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