Midwest Employers Casualty (MEC) is a member of the W. R. Berkley Corporation, a fortune 500 company, rated A+ (Superior) by A.M. Best Company, based in Chesterfield, MO. We improve the quality of life for employees severely injured on the job and help companies understand and mitigate their risk for workers’ compensation injuries. MEC has a friendly, results-focused work environment. We seek employees who take initiative, are quick to adapt, are dependable, and like working as part of a team.
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The Data Scientist role will focus on leveraging the company’s substantial data assets (as well as external data assets) to deliver actionable and meaningful business insights through predictive analytics. These efforts will focus on problems and opportunities identified by the business units (most of which will be centered on strategic objectives). Independently, the data scientist will be expected to explore data for previously unknown business related issues.
In order to meet these objectives, the DS will be required to perform ongoing development, training, testing and promotion of predictive models using a variety of machine learning techniques – Classification, Regression, Estimation, Time-Series Prediction, Association Rules and Simulation, etc. Similarly, the role will include the identification and utilization of data, data structures, modeling techniques, algorithms, software, and testing methodologies to best achieve the stated business objectives and assure models are performing as expected.
Finally, the Data Scientist will be responsible for managing progress on assigned projects and ensuring timely and accurate completion of deliverables. This will include providing progress reports to management.
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