Director of Data Science (Insurance Underwriting)

SALARY $300,000

Are you looking for an opportunity to join one of the world’s largest insurance companies and lead a team as a Director of Data Science? If you have underwriting experience related to life insurance policies, then this is the role for you. My client is hoping to fill this role as soon as possible, so please contact me or apply today for immediate consideration.




• $300,000 Total Compensation

• $215,000 - $230,000 Base Salary / Annual Bonus / Sign-On Bonus / Stock Grants

• Full Medical, Dental and Vision


What's the Job?


As the Director of Data Science of Underwriting, you will lead a team specializing in building models to aid in our life insurance policies. Your team will be utilizing medical claims data to build advanced models to optimize our pricing strategies.


This is a mostly remote role, with the expectation that you will work out of our New York City office once a week.


You will be responsible for leading and growing your team and setting a roadmap for future product development. We are a large company and you will be working with internal stakeholders as part of your role.


Who Are They?


My client is one of the largest life insurance companies in the world. They are located in New York City and a leader in utilizing advanced analytics and machine learning to transform the insurance industry. They are also consistently ranked among one of the best companies to work for in the country.


What Skills Do You Need?


• You should have experience in building models for morbidity underwriting.

• NLP experience analyzing medical data.

• Experience leading and growing data science teams.


What's In It For You?


If you are excited about joining a leader in the insurance industry with one of the largest data science centers of excellence, then this is a great career opportunity. They are consistently profitable, stable and a great place to work with many areas of potential growth. 




Please apply here or contact me directly for consideration at:

Matt Stabile

Co-Founder, COO, Executive Data Science Recruiter

(646) 828-6029
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