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Business Analyst- Data Validation in Jersey City, NJ at Verisk Analytics

Date Posted: 3/8/2018

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Verisk Analytics has an amazing story to tell. In 2016, Forbes magazine named Verisk Analytics to its World’s Most Innovative Companies list and to its America’s Best Large Employers list. If you’re looking for a career that transforms, inspires, challenges, and rewards you, then come join us.

At Verisk, you can build a rewarding career with challenging and meaningful work; create a positive, lasting impact on the business; and find the support, coaching, and training you need to advance your career. Our culture of innovation means your ideas on how to improve our business will be heard. As key contributors to our success, our team members enjoy working in a business-casual, collaborative environment that offers state-of-the-art resources, advanced technologies, and an excellent benefits package.

Verisk Analytics is a leading data analytics provider serving customers in insurance, natural resources, and financial services. We’ve been delivering data, analytics, and decision support services to our customers for more than 45 years. At Verisk, you’ll be part of an organization that’s committed to serving the long-term interests of our stakeholders, including the communities where we operate.

The Statistical Data Management (SDM) division of ISO is responsible for data collected via ISO's statistical plans as well as via alternative data collection methodologies. The Data Validation team, for which you will be working, is part of SDM. The holder of this position will be part of a fast developing team with the aim to develop and implement data validation tools in support of ISO's data assets. The team also provides enhanced customer tools for quality data reporting. You will apply data management and analytical skills to analyze business requirements and convert them into data validation specifications used in our propriety multiline data quality processes and programs. In addition, as part of this innovative solutions team you will be providing much needed support to improving and modernizing ISO’s internal systems.

 Sound interesting? We excel at learning and development, and will provide the tools that will enable you to be successful in this role. 


Analyze regulatory and business requirements for the development of multiline data validation quality checks and implementation of changes to ISO's data management and reporting systems.

Create SQL queries and extract information from Internal Databases.

Furnish technical specifications for IT development, and manage the creation and execution of detailed test plans to validate system changes against functional and quality assurance requirements.

Promote and execute quality service by following data quality and customer service standards; analyze and resolve customer data problems; identify trends; and provide suggestions for improvement in data quality review procedures.

Develop more efficient, automated ways to improve data quality and error detection processes and systems.

Assist with the development of our system modernization roadmap through the creation of case studies and detailed test plans to validate the migration of existing processes to modernized platforms.

Build and maintain proper documentation, produces and guidelines.



Bachelor's degree required

Strong written and verbal skills

Data management skills or knowledge of insurance data management principles are desired

Knowledge of programming languages such as R, Python, XML/JSON and traditional languages such as SQL, Java.

Knowledge of traditional databases such as Oracle

Highly motivated with the ability to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment. Able to work in a collaborative fashion or independently. Ability to work in culture that celebrates success, innovation and continuous improvement.


We offer a competitive salary, benefits package which includes full health care options, a 401(k) plan, and generous Paid-Time-Off.

Visit our website at to learn more about our company. All members of the Verisk Analytics Family of Companies are equal opportunity.