Data Scientist

Intermediate (3-6 years)


Technical Skills

  • Analytics
  • Apache Hadoop
  • API
  • AWS
  • Big Data
  • Data Science
  • Machine Learning
  • Underwriting

Job Description

Data Scientist

Location: HONG KONG

  • Act as the technical data expertise in the team on model advising, with great flexibility on implementing state-of-the-art data science solution on your own way, to various business problems
  • Your data science applications will be used to refresh the business process, which will have a significant impact to the company & the industry
  • Gain deep knowledge in the technical aspect of insurance industry, e.g. customer analytics, underwriting, pricing
  • Flexible working pattern, e.g. work from home
  • Knowledge share among group data science community with big support
  • Develop advanced AI / machine learning solutions leveraging shallow & deep learning technique in cloud environment for advanced analytics
  • Drive improved business decision by leveraging different data science applications, e.g. model prediction, price sensitive analysis, AI recommendation system
  • Develop & maintain various performance dashboard
  • Set-up the Data science capability (incl. tools, platform and team) within the Life BU to steer innovative project and campaign to support New Business growth over the plan period
  • Assess opportunity to improve underwriting and commercial pricing using Data Science tools and methodology 
  • Leverage and interact on regular basis with Group and Regional Data science community to get the best practices on boarded for AXA HK Life BU
  • Scope is Life BU, with a primary focus on Life product, but rapidly expanded to Medical Reimbursement product


  • 3+ years’ experience in data science / engineer / analyst
  • Experience in building & deploy large scale machine learning models, e.g. randomforest, xgboost, lightgbm, LSTM, etc
  • Experience in any big data & cloud solution is a plus, e.g. HIVE, spark, Hadoop, Azure or AWS, etc
  • Experience in API is a plus
  • Strong organizational, problem solving & fast learner
  • Strong communication skills to interact with senior management at local / regional / group level
  • Able to work independently as well as a good team player
  • Good command of business English, both in written and spoken form

Employment TypeFull-time
Career LevelIntermediate (3-6 years)
Education LevelNon-specified
AXAInsurance and Reinsurance

42/F., AXA Tower, Landmark East, 100 How Ming Street, Kwun Tong

directions_walk8 mins walk from Kwun Tong Station