Data Science Manager

Experience level Expérimentés
Job details sector Assurance Dommages
Apply before 04/21/2021

We’re on the hunt for a full time, permanent Data Science Manager to join our Retail Insurance Pricing Team. You’ll lead a fluid team working on a variety of modelling, data and R&D projects to aid the development of our analytical capabilities and contribute to the advancement of our core pricing algorithms.

Based in our Weybridge or London office, demonstrating effective communications, influencing and strong relationship building skills you’ll lead a team of 3 data scientists in the refinement of pricing tools & techniques, and in the exploitation and maintenance of value adding external data.

Due to COVID-19, all staff continue to work from home and a return to the office will only be made when safe to do so. The team work a 35 hour week with flexibility at the heart of how we work.

We’re looking for someone with existing management experience, or experienced analyst looking for progression. You’ll be someone that has significant experience developing robust predictive models using machine learning in R or Python, are an advocate of collaborative working and are not afraid to challenge the status quo. You’ll have strong leadership skills with a critical and analytical approach to problem solving.


Higher education (equivalent grades of 2:1 or higher) in a mathematics or computer science related discipline or evidence of equivalent proficiency.

With a presence in over 60 countries, and 165,000 employees serving the needs of 107 million customers, AXA is big.


But never too big to care for every single person who works here.  So when you join us, we promise to put our collective might behind you and your career.


You’ll work in an open and supportive environment where you’ll be developed, challenged and encouraged to move around to achieve even bigger and better things – nationally and internationally. You’ll learn directly from senior leaders, from the best in our business. And you’ll enjoy real responsibility, really early on.


Every large company today talks about supporting diversity and inclusion. But at AXA UK, these values form an integral part of everything we do. For us, it’s about bringing together the best talent, helping people to realise their full potential by being 100% themselves at work and delivering outstanding service to everyone – regardless of difference. 

Proud to be part of the AXA Group, a global insurance brand and a worldwide leader in financial services, AXA Insurance businesses employ over 5,500 in a network of offices across the UK. Our expert teams care for a huge range of customers, helping them protect their cars, homes and businesses against life’s uncertainties. Whether bought directly, through brokers or through a number of corporate partners, our market-leading products are trusted by millions.

Our reward package is a world-beater. Here’s a selection of our current benefits: 

  • Annual performance/company bonus and annual salary review
  • Private medical insurance
  • Pension scheme with employer contributions as well as your own
  • Flexible benefit options including holiday purchase, childcare vouchers, health, dental and critical illness plans
  • Life Cover (up to 10 x annual salary)
  • 28 days annual leave
  • Flexible office hours, Monday to Friday
  • Discount on all AXA Insurance products, including insurance, breakdown cover & healthcare.