Insurance Data Business Analyst

Verisk Analytics
Kraków, Poland
Competitive salary
19 Oct 2020
05 Nov 2020
Job role
Business analyst, CFO
Digital, Insurance
Company Description

ISO, a Verisk business, has been a leading source of information about property/casualty insurance risk since 1971. For a broad spectrum of commercial and personal lines of insurance, ISO provides statistical, actuarial, underwriting, and claims information and analytics; compliance and fraud identification tools; policy language; information about specific locations; and technical services. ISO serves insurers, reinsurers, agents and brokers, insurance regulators, risk managers, and other participants in the property/casualty insurance marketplace. To learn more about ISO please visit us at: We are proud to be a part of the Verisk family of companies!

At the heart of what we do is help clients manage risk. Verisk (Nasdaq: VRSK) provides data and insights to our customers in insurance, energy and the financial services markets so they can make faster and more informed decisions.

Our global team uses AI, machine learning, automation, and other emerging technologies to collect and analyze billions of records. We provide advanced decision-support to prevent credit, lending, and cyber risks. In addition, we monitor and advise companies on complex global matters such as climate change, catastrophes, and geopolitical issues.

But why we do our work is what sets us apart. It stems from a commitment to making the world better, safer and stronger.

It's the reason Verisk is part of the UN Global Compact sustainability initiative. It's why we made a commitment to balancing 100 percent of our carbon emissions. It's the aim of our "returnship" program for experienced professionals rejoining the workforce after time away. And, it's what drives our annual Innovation Day, where we identify our next first-to-market innovations to solve our customers' problems.

At its core, Verisk uses data to minimize risk and maximize value. But far bigger, is why we do what we do.

At Verisk you can build an exciting career with meaningful work; create positive and lasting impact on business; and find the support, coaching, and training you need to advance your career. We've been recognized byForbesas a World's Best Employer and a Best Employer for Women, testaments to our culture of engagement and the value we place on an inclusive and diverse workforce.

Job Description

The ISO unit of Verisk is looking for Insurance DataAnalysts tojoinourKraków office, supportingthePreferred Data Partnership (PDP) TeamwithintheStrategic Data Operationsdepartmentin the USA.This teamprovides support to USinsurancecompaniescontributing data to ISO, who need assistanceconverting and sendingtheir statisticaland regulatory data submissions to ISO and otherData Collection Organisations.

The successfulcandidate willcontribute towardsachievingthis goalbymapping andtransforming native datafrom our insurer customers(transactional data feeds sentmonthly or quarterly)into required ISOstatistical plan or regulatory reporting format,and assist withthe actual submission process and error handling. Youwillalsobe involved in designing and implementingsolutionstoincrease the automation ofdata handling processes.

As a minimum, candidatesshouldpossess technical andbusinessskills toperform and enhance ETL processes. Most important, though, is a sense of inquisitiveness about data, and the ability not just to find patterns in data, but to also understand what they meanand how they can betransferredfrom one datasource into the other one with no negative impact ofquality and completeness.


  • Write business requirements for a data transformation reporting system and assist with ongoing maintenance.
  • Create, modify and execute computer programs to extract, transform and summarize data.
  • Review the quality of data provided by insurance companies, both in transactional detail and in aggregate.
  • Assist withdata profiling, mapping and lineage; data transformation and creation; and data and business inquiry resolutions.
  • Conduct UserAcceptanceTestingofnewly implemented solutions.
  • Understand and take ownership of our business processes, and recommend improvements in data management, error identification, quality control, process automation, or analytic techniques.
  • Support strategic initiativesforcloud computing, by helping to migrate code, data and processes, and reconciling results against existing procedures.
  • Develop knowledge of:the structure of insurance datasets; data management techniques;the USAP&C insurance business; andVerisk Analytics' business practices, products, and data sources.



  • Graduate or Bachelor's degree with a major in Mathematics, Data Science, Statistics, Economics, Risk Management, Operational Research or related discipline, or equivalent professional experience.
  • Fluency in English is required.
  • Working knowledge of MS Office applications (Word, Excel, Access,PowerPoint) and understanding of computer programming concepts.
  • Familiarity with SQLand Alteryx (or equivalents).
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills, listening and teamwork skills, and effective summarization skills.
  • Detail-oriented technical aptitude with strong logical, problem solving, and decision-making skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Aptitude in performing multiple tasks and dealing with changing deadline requirements.
  • Ability to perform essential job duties with or without reasonable accommodation.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Practical experience indata creation/manipulation/ transformation / migrationusing tools such as SQL, Python, R,SAS, Alteryx(or similar).
  • Experience with large (>10,000 row) datasets or datasets of mixed quality, including structured orunstructured data.
  • Familiarity with Property-Casualtyinsurance coveragesanddata.

Additional Information

Verisk Analytics is an equal opportunity employer.

All members of the Verisk Analytics family of companies are equal opportunity employers. We consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, veteran's status, age or disability.

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