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Senior Data Analyst in Jersey City, NJ at Verisk Analytics

Date Posted: 5/21/2018

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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.

Our ISO Operations team is seeking a Business Analyst/ to support customer implementation work through our ISO business.


  • Strong domain knowledge and experience in P&C insurance. Exposure to P&C insurance specific data systems and processes. Knowledge on reporting requirements such as bureau, regulatory is a plus.
  • Solid knowledge of advanced SQL, including stored procedures; knowledge of data management is a plus
  • Comfortable working with structured data in various formats (fixed length, comma/tab delimited, SQL data)
  • Experience coding small to mid-size data transformation, cleansing and validation scripts to be used in data transformation workflows, and exposure to scripting or developmental languages
  • Experience in interpreting 'raw' detailed written business rules
  • Provide high quality support to customer needs and support data transformation and development, data quality analysis, uncovering data insights, resolving data and business inquiries
  • Demonstrable data skills such as profiling, data quality assessment, mapping and data lineage
  • Have enough experience as a developer to help in setting up the standards/procedures for a new streamlined development group
  • Have a very good understanding and experience of data manipulation, report generation and data validation procedures; experience with Alteryx or any other data blending tool is a plus
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft office toolset (Word, Excel)
  • Working knowledge with any reporting or Business Intelligence tools


  • Detailed oriented analyst with strong organizational skills
  • Must be a self-starter, self-motivated, and customer-service oriented
  • Strong critical thinking, analytical skills
  • Strong facilitation and excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Being a team player (seeing the larger picture) while being able to work independently on the details; comfortable with seeking own answers
  • Be able to be productive in a small, informal development group in a large established business environment


Experience / Education:
  • Bachelor’s degree with concentration in a quantitative discipline such as statistics, computer science, mathematics, or economics
  • 4+ years of relevant work experience, including at least 1 year of data transformation or data mining experience using large and complex datasets
  • Background in property/casualty insurance required
  • Knowledge of ISO statistical plan reporting is a plus


 We are offering an excellent compensation package. Our competitive benefits package includes full health care options, a 401(k) plan, and generous Paid-Time-Off.