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From: TT
Date: 20 Nov 2006
Subject: San Francisco, CA: Statistical Analyst/Data Modeler at Quality Planning Corporation

Quality Planning Corporation, (QPC), a unit of ISO, is an insurance solutions company specializing in analytics, information and decision support for the private passenger automobile insurance industry. Our clients include many of the nations leading property and casualty insurers.

QPC is revolutionizing insurance underwriting through innovative and technology-rich solutions to risk management problems. We are looking for bright, energetic, hard working individuals with good business sense who enjoy working in fast paced environments and who are willing to assume increasing responsibilities. The right person for the job will be able to learn our business logic and apply it to client needs. Our work environment is fun and informal but highly professional.

We currently have an opening for a Statistical Analyst/Data Modeler. We are seeking an individual with strong quantitative skills to work with other researchers on solving numerous real world problems. You will have the opportunity to work on a variety of issues, which will require the application of various statistical techniques and methodologies to hundreds of large datasets. Our work environment is informal but highly professional; we expect our people to learn quickly and to perform a variety of functions.


  1. Knowledge of basic regression (OLS and ANOVA) required and experience with other advanced statistical techniques is a plus
  2. Comfort working with large datasets in a client/server environment
  3. Experience with at least one of the following software packages: SAS, SPSS. S-Plus/R, or STATA.
  4. Candidate should possess at least a Masters degree (preferably from an applied field such as Biology, Economics, Statistics, Sociology, Psychology, or Operations Research) OR a Bachelors degree in one of the fields listed above with two years of data modeling experience
  5. Minimum one year experience in applied statistics
  6. Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written)
  7. Experience and knowledge of the insurance industry we serve is a definite plus.

Salary commensurate with qualifications. Benefits include health and dental insurance, flexible health and dependent care spending accounts, commute assistance, 401(k), and vacation.

To be considered for this position, please provide the following:

1. Cover letter summarizing related experience and expertise
2. Resume
3. Salary history and expectations
4. Professional references

For immediate consideration, please submit your application via our ONLINE APPLICATION at
https://www.qualityplanning.com/, then click on "Careers" and click on "Apply Online" under "Careers".

For more information on Quality Planning, an equal opportunity employer, visit www.qualityplanning.com.

Due to the volume of applications, we will not be able to respond to every applicant.

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