Predictive Modeling/Data Scientist

| Greater Denver Area
Your Mission
Establish Pie as a top 10 commercial insurer among small business owners by providing our customers with an outstanding shopping experience while building a robust portfolio.
How You'll Do It
As a Data Scientist, you will be an integral part of PIE’s product development and delivery teams, working closely and collaboratively with PIE insurance domain experts, data analysts, engineers and customers. You will develop highly robust predictive models that provide significant and measurable results for PIE. Additionally, you will partner with the Chief Analytics Officer to perform and deliver modeling proof-of-concepts and retro-tests, as well as help to deploy approved models to PIE’s production environments.

The Day to Day

  • Conduct advanced analytics activities leveraging predictive modeling, machine learning, simulation, optimization, and other techniques to deliver insights or develop analytical solutions to achieve business objectives.
  • Effectively represent the Data Science group in a collaborative environment to execute on company goals.
  • Support Subject Matter Experts in Product and Underwriting on efforts to develop scalable and robust solutions.
  • Translate complex analytical and technical concepts for non-technical team members to enable understanding and drive informed business decisions.
  • Stay up-to-date on industry and job-related trends and best practices, including reading relevant publications, articles, blogs, etc.
  • Other duties as assigned

The Right Stuff

  • Bachelor’s degree in Statistics, Mathematics or related quantitative field
  • Minimum 2 years’ professional experience in an analytics role, focusing on statistical modeling or machine learning
  • 2+ years hands-on experience with R, Python or similar statistical package
  • Experience in communicating modeling procedure and results to non-experts
  • System knowledge required:
  • Statistical modeling software: R, Python
  • Data visualization software and tools
  • Experience with Snowflake, SQL, Mongo, NoSQL, and other data cleansing and validation software a plus
  • MS Office Suite
  • Version Control Systems
  • Databases/data structures
  • Fundamental understanding of programming and scripting experience
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and handle multiple priorities or tasks
  • Proficient analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Flexible and adaptable

Working at Pie

  • You expect to challenge others and to be challenged.
  • Your communication style is candid and compassionate.
  • You share your knowledge. We aren’t here to compete with one another; we are in it to win it, together.
  • You share our passion for the small business community. 

Why Pie
Pie Insurance provides workers’ compensation insurance directly to small businesses online. Offering A.M. Best A rated coverage, Pie leverages data analytics, easy-to-use online features, and a seasoned team of insurance experts to create an insurance model that’s as easy as pie. We began offering insurance policies in 2018 with a mission of helping small businesses experience true savings and an unmatched level of service.
A fast-growing insurtech startup, Pie has home offices in Washington, DC, and Denver, CO. Our all-star team offers an incredible career opportunity where you can use your expertise to disrupt an industry and serve the SMB community.
Want a slice? In return for your commitment to us, you’ll get a piece of Pie. At Pie, we’re invested in you, and you in us.

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Technology we use

  • Engineering
    • .NETLanguages
    • C#Languages
    • PythonLanguages
    • ReactLibraries
    • ReduxLibraries
    • MongoDBDatabases


1755 Blake St , Denver, CO 80202

What are Pie Insurance Perks + Benefits

Partners with Nonprofits
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Daily stand up
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Group brainstorming sessions
Pair programming
Open office floor plan
Highly diverse management team
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
Company Equity
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Flexible Work Schedule
Pie provides employees with a flexible work schedule that includes Core hours.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Generous PTO
Generous PTO policy
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
We offer team members a parking subsidy.
Relocation Assistance
Professional Development Benefits
Lunch and learns
Cross functional training encouraged
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