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Senior Modeler

Senior Modeler

Company 
Title Source, Inc.
Location 
US-MI-Detroit

Opportunity Details

Who We Are

Title Source is one of the largest providers of title insurance, property valuations and settlement services in the nation. The company is an authorized agent of the highest-rated title insurers in the industry, and its solutions power many of the nation’s largest residential lending institutions. Title Source is a preferred provider to five of the top 20 Fortune 100 companies and many of the largest residential mortgage lenders. The company is based in Detroit and retains regional operating centers in Ohio, California, Pennsylvania and Texas.

What You'll Do/Need

The Senior Modeler works with business owners and IT teams to provide deep analysis and guidance on crucial business opportunities across many areas of the company. This team member draws upon their knowledge and experience in applied statistics as well as data mining, modeling and forecasting to ensure that results are accurate and clear, providing actionable opportunities for business leaders. This person is detail-oriented and highly aware of the impact of their analysis across the company, taking the initiative while focusing on finding innovative solutions for myriad business challenges.

 

Responsibilities

  • Drive the collection of new data and the refinement of existing data sources for deep statistical analysis and modeling
  • Clean data in preparation for analysis and modeling
  • Perform statistical summaries and tests for relevant business questions
  • Develop predictive statistical, behavioral or other models
  • Perform statistical testing to enhance the predictability of deployed models
  • Deploy applicable models into the production system for business use
  • Summarize conclusions and solutions for presentation
  • Develop strong relationships with subject matter experts
  • Develop best practices for experimentation

 

Requirements

  • Ph.D. in statistics or another applied science field or equivalent experience
  • Three years of experience with statistical tools such as R and SAS
  • Three years of experience with statistical modeling and forecasting methodologies, including linear regression, logistics regression, decision tree, support vector machine, etc.
  • Three years of workplace experience
  • Experience with machine learning or deep learning
  • Familiarity with relational databases and a working knowledge of SQL
  • Fluency in a programming language such as Python
  • Proven ability to mentor others
  • Proven ability to generate new ideas and execute on solutions that make a difference
  • Ability to communicate complex quantitative analyses in a clear, precise and actionable manner

 

What’ll Make You Special

  • Operationalizing models into a production or work environment
  • Experience working with large data sets
  • Experience working with distributed computing tools (MapReduce, Hadoop, Hive, etc.)
  • Experience leading small project teams
  • Experience with model deployment/monitoring tools

 

What You'll Get

  • Excellent benefits package that includes a 401(k) match, medical/dental/vision insurance and much more
  • Opportunities to participate in professional and personal development programs, including personal empowerment coaching, leadership training and ongoing personal growth training
  • Other incentives, contests and rewards, including trips, event tickets, cash prizes and more 

Why We’re Different

Meet the anti-corporate culture of Title Source, where there's no daunting hierarchy, "boss" is a four-letter word, and if you work hard, you're the one who'll reap the rewards, both personally and professionally. More than any other place you'll work, we’re dedicated to honing your skills, helping you grow and making sure you have plenty of fun while you’re at it.

Title Source is an equal-opportunity employer.