Job Description: Reporting within the Data Analytics / Scoring Team, Actuary will be responsible for the development, maintenance and deployment of Octo’s Scoring services The overall goal of the team is to develop Octo’s Analytics capabilities in order to contribute in sustaining and growing our business to achieve long-term success.
Job Main Accountabilities:
The Actuary helps lead multiple projects simultaneously. On a typical assignment, the actuary would be responsible for:
Participating as a subject matter expert with prospective clients. This includes, but is not limited to presenting Octo's analytical products and capabilities and responding to RFPs
Creating collateral regarding analytical products to support Sales and Marketing teams
Speaking to external audience at industry and Octo events to drive broader brand awareness.
Participating on new client projects ensuring optimal implementation of analytics-based products
Continuously supporting the Account Managers (Customer Success Managers) in their interaction with the Clients when actuarial questions are asked
Delivering updates to clients on their scores and analytics, including managing the standard reporting process
Assisting with the development of required filing support and responding to questions posed by regulators during the DOI approval process
Proposing, defining and supporting research on new analytics ideas to increase and maximize the value added of Octo’s services for our Clients
Supporting with the analysis and evaluation of new analytics ideas and defining business requirements
Working with the analytics team to define and research answers to internal and external questions and requests
Other relevant Actuary activities as required
BA/BS in Actuarial Science, Mathematics or related technical discipline
Associate or Fellow of the Casualty Actuarial Society
Experience with personal lines and commercial lines
5 + years combined of auto insurance pricing and US rate filing experience
Experience constructing and understanding GLMS and other predictive models
Experience in data analytics
Experience working with SQL
Able to function in a complex, agile, fast-moving workplace and adapt to the changing environment.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, ability to analyse data, understand trends, etc.
Strong written, oral and presentations skills with demonstrated experience communicating information to executive management, prospects, clients and public groups
Languages: English Fluent, Italian is a plus, or second European language
The position is a key role in the context of growth of the company and exposes to professional opportunities in terms of responsibilities and geographical span. The person will be characterized by a strong presence, self-motivation, analytical and critical thinking.
National and international travel.
Place of work: Boston / Working from Home
About Octo Telematics
Founded in 2002, Octo is today the Number 1 global provider of telematics and data analytics solutions for the auto insurance industry and, increasingly, a major player in Fleet management services, with world-class solutions to grow its core businesses – Insures and Intelligent Mobility – and to expand and provide innovative connected solutions in new industries and international markets. Octo’s vision is to connect the world of mobility through advanced analytics and IoT-driven services for a new era of Smart Telematics. Octo currently has 6 million connected users, holds the largest global database of telematics data, with more than 248 billion miles of driving data collected and over 464,000 crashes and insurance events analysed, and runs more than 10 car sharing services with more than 400,000 hires per month.