Data Science Program Manager

New York, NY

We have an exciting opportunity with our well-known client in New York City for an experienced Program Manager in Data Science. The ideal candidate will have several years of experience managing multiple, concurrent projects, specifically in the data science field. Prior experience working within an established PMO is highly desired, and candidates need to be familiar with both Waterfall and Agile methodologies.


·8+ years of experience in the Life, Health or P&C insurance industry, preferably in pricing, product or program management.

·2+ years of experience managing and executing the product development cycle, ideally coordinating programs in large insurance or financial services organizations.

·BS/BA in business/quantitative discipline.

·Experience effectively motivating and coordinating cross-functional teams in a matrixed environment to achieve well-defined timelines and goals

·Credible functional expertise in insurance and business-level understanding of analytics

·Self-motivated, with strong leadership skills and executive presence

·Collaborative work style and leadership presence with ability to effectively interact with and earn trust of peers and senior management across the organization

·Ability to influence and lead cross-functional team in the realization of project goals and time-bound deliverables

·Analytical mindset, aptitude for working on a team with highly technical data scientists, data architects and/or IT experts.

·Ability to prioritize multiple assignments and multi-task essential; must be very organized and have excellent follow-up and problem solving skills

·Excel and very good Powerpoint skills required; experience with databases and analytic/statistical tools helpful

·Outstanding judgment, critical thinking, time management, communication and writing skills

·Ability to communicate effectively with senior management (presentations, emails and discussions)

To Apply, Send your resume to Please reference opening number 3927W