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Sr. Data Analytics Engineer


 
  
Analyze Telematics data, evaluate risk by measuring metrics related to the usage of the Telematics device


Allstate Company: Allstate
Location: Location: Northbrook, IL
Web: www.allstate.com

_Contact_:
Apply online, position Pro00430

This position resides in a specialty Telematics (technology involving sending, receiving and storing information via telecommunication devices) unit within the Product Operations Department in Northbrook, Illinois. The candidate will be responsible for root cause analyses using all available tools and resources available. The primary objective of this role is data management: collect data, conduct analyses and evaluate risk for the enterprise by measuring various operations metrics related to the fulfillment, distribution, activation, and usage of the Telematics device by Allstate customers. The candidate will work in collaboration with the Auto Line Management area of Product Operations, as well as, other parts of the organization.

Key responsibilities will be:

Research and Analysis

  • Break down business problems into solvable components by assessing the requirements and/or business implications to arrive at recommended solutions
  • Provide data extraction and analytical support for a variety of internal customers and external recipients
Business Analytics
  • Carries out procedures to ensure data meets the organization standards and requirements
  • Assists in the testing of data to ensure proper operation and accuracy
  • Standard knowledge in the use of data sources and applications to conduct research/profiling
Facilitative Skills
  • Gather requirements for scaling out larger business solutions for usage based insurance
  • Utilizes and builds relationships with clients to facilitate the managing of expectations and collaboration on project objectives and issue resolution
Client Facing and Consulting Skills
  • Support requirements gathering and address questions as needed during the evolution of the program
  • Act as a liaison between technology and business with clarification of requirements throughout the program lifecycle
Computer Proficiency and Agility
  • Technology fluency in programming and software/programming languages with key analytic applications (SAS,Oracle SQL,OLAP,Tableau, AbInitio)
Analytic Data Sourcing and Content Management
  • Develop and deliver the data infrastructure required to support needs of modeling and analytics
Data conditioning
  • Ability to deal with an array of data sources, all in different forms and be willing to use an array of tools or methods to create a solution
Prototyping
  • Designing reporting so that business users may visually understand and explore a new product feature or functionality before implementation to expose design assumptions and drive ideation.
  • Designing reporting so that key measurements are in place with implementation of products
QA Testing
  • Develop test plans and scripts, prepare test data, reconcile data sources and execute functional tests
Leadership
  • Serve as a mentor to team members
Qualifications
  • Advanced Compute Proficiency/Agility ( SAS, MySQL, PL/SQL, AbInitio)
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Solid experience in time and task management
  • Self Starter with passion for details and ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Microsoft Office skills required;
  • Computer Proficiency in SAS/SQL, Oracle, UNIX (OLAP cubes and visualization tools(Tableau) will be considered a plus).
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills including the ability to effectively collaborate with multi-disciplinary groups and all organizational levels.
  • Takes personal accountability and collaborates for team/Organization success
  • Anticipates and delivers on internal and external customers' needs
  • Initiates new ideas and improvements
  • Creates an honest, inclusive and positive work environment
  • Pursues development to grow and improve performance
Education Preferred: Bachelors or Masters/MBA majoring in a field such as Math, Business and Computer Science

_Contact_:
Apply online, position Pro00430


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