Manager, Data Science

Manager, Data Science

AIA Group
Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
5-8 years
Not Specified

Job Description

Bring your career aspirations to life with AIA!To create a Centre of Excellence for analytics solution strategy to enable AIA’s vision of promoting Healthier, Longer, Better Lives.
To be part of the data science team to deliver analytical work that drives business growth, customer experience, productivity and optimizes efficiencies.
To create valuable best practices that can be replicated in other markets.
To produce best practice analytics solutions to support business decisions with measurable success to drive business growth and effectiveness.
To deliver the analytics workplan with the Insights team and business users to ensure delivery of brilliant analytics work that meets the business pace.Roles & Responsibilities:

  • To create and execute the data science approach and road map to support the long term and short term business needs.

  • To partner with the Insights team to ensure delivery of analytics workplan in a timely manner with brilliant quality work.

  • As a startup department, this role requires candidate to have hands-on approach to high quality projects.

  • To be the analytics technical expert to develop and deliver analytics solution and analyses that will drive tangible business outcome.

  • To drive the collection of new data and refinement of existing data sources.

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree / Masters in any relevant field of study is required

  • At least 5 years of relevant working experience

  • Expert in programming based analytics with experience in two or more of the following languages: SQL (mandatory), R, Python, SAS

  • Proven experience in building statistical models, segmentation, predictive and propensity models (e.g. clustering, logical regression, predictive models, conceptual modeling, hypothesis testing)

  • Good understanding of design and machine learning algorithm principles

  • Good understanding of machine learning model management principles and practices

  • Able to work in a fast-paced, multidisciplinary and competitive environment

  • Strong analytical skills, deductive reasoning, problem solving and critical thinking skills

  • Able to collaborate with other teams to drive positive outcomes 

  • Project management skills and ability to manage multiple priorities

  • Added bonus if candidate has completed machine learning/data science courses on Udacity or Coursera

  • Strong sense of urgency and accountability to drive business outcomes

Build a career with us as we help our customers and the community live healthier, longer, better lives.
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About AIA Group

For a century, we have served millions of people and generations of families all around the Asia-Pacific region.AIA is the largest independent publicly listed pan-Asian life insurance group – with a presence in 18 markets across the Asia-Pacific region.Our Vision is to be the world’s pre-eminent life insurance provider. That is our service to our customers and our shareholders.Our Purpose is to play a leadership role in driving economic and social development across the region. That is our service to societies and their people.Our Promise to help people live Healthier, Longer, Better Lives.

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