The highly successful InsurTech wefox was founded in Switzerland in November 2014. It successfully operates across Germany, Austria and Switzerland. wefox is customer centric and utilises an ecosystem of key brokers and insurance companies to meet customer needs of trust and simplification. By combining the most advanced technology with traditional insurance consulting know-how, wefox has already managed to acquire more than 250,000 customers. We are now in phase two of our growth and need to continue to increase scale and improve scalability as we enter additional markets.
You will be part of a small and dynamic team responsible for setting up and expanding wefox's Data & Analytics function.
You focus on creating and promoting cutting edge data-driven business culture in wefox through the introduction of new data sources
You are responsible for the deployment of new Machine Learning/AI Models and accurate assessment of the economic value of new algorithms
You will be reporting to the CAO
Qualifications & Skills
Experienced data scientist (5+ years) with a Python/R programming background
Sound understanding of statistical modeling techniques and programming
Proven track record in Data Science/AI/Machine Learning and the advantages it brings to business
The role will be expected to hire, lead and mentor people into the growing data and analytics team
Fluent English, fluency in German is a plus
What we offer
We are a diverse team and we are happy to see all applicants regardless of their gender, origin, sexual orientation, confession, age or physical limitation.
A multi-disciplinary role with opportunity to manage your own path to success
Full responsibility for your role – from day one
Outstanding chances to develop your own ideas – and make them work
An excellent onboarding-program – to ease your start at wefox
We support your professional development initiatives
An employer promoted company pension scheme
Several company benefits – grants for public transport tickets, training and coaching
A stack of the most modern technologies and working gadgets
A cosy office with modern amenities in the heart of Berlin
An open-minded and passionate team spirit devoted to innovation
We are looking forward to receiving your application digitally. Please include a cover letter, CV, and any relevant certificates (ideally as one PDF file) as well as salary expectations and your availability.
Your contact person for this opening is Mr. Christian Richter