Data Science Development Program
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Big shout out to (recent) graduates in the quantitative field. Are you a real data guru and do you want to make an impact within the financial services industry? Then is this your time to shine!
The job in a nutshell
As a Junior Data Analyst you will analyze all Aegon data and data from external sources. You will apply advanced analysis methods to create fact-based insights and algorithms that will provide direction to Aegon. This may include analyses of campaigns, customer value and other forecasting models, product development, pricing, customer processes and distribution. Your insights will provide us with the best possible understanding of what is important to customers and what appeals to them, as well as how we can optimize our processes and pricing. Your analyses will also enable us to quickly identify fraud. In a growing analytics team, you will work with different units within the organization (such as marketing, sales, pricing and finance).
This is your future position, because you:
- You are an ambitious starter with a (n almost) completed masters degree in econometrics, mathematics, physics, computer science, artificial intelligence or other Msc programs.
- You earned high grades, you preferably have gained experience from part-time jobs or activities, a start-up or you have completed an internship abroad.
- You have the ambition to develop your programming skills (such as SQL, R, Python)
- You are a native Dutch speaker.
- You have good knowledge of, and experience with, analytical methodologies and technologies (such as GLM, segmentation techniques, random forest and decision trees
- You are highly ambitious and you want to help us transform our company into a leading, customer-focused financial services organization
- You are passionate about solving complex problems, and you are capable of clearly communicating your findings to our departments.
Who will be your new colleagues?
The Analytics & Pricing team is a close-knit, ambitious team. We have approximately thirty data analysts and we all work together for Aegon The Netherlands. There is a variety of backgrounds in the department with team academic members who are econometricians, economists, psychologists and physicists. However, we all share one passion: building models and algorithms, and deciphering data! Our team is close. We have lunch together and often take walks, go running or cycling together. Many of us are actively involved in Young Aegon – which organizes fun get-togethers, the Christmas gala and the annual ski trip. We regularly get together after work and have fun.
What will you be getting?
Together with MICompany we want to make you the best financial services data analyst in Data Intelligence. In addition, we offer:
- A good monthly salary of gross € 2900 and annual raises based on your perfomance
- You will also receive a monthly, fixed 13th month and holiday pay in the form of a flex budget (16.7% of your monthly salary)
- 27 vacation days for a 38-hour work week (13 additional days for a 40-hour work week)
- The opportunity to take training classes or to follow study programs
- Appropriate reimbursement of commuting expenses
- Pension plan and a discount on Aegon products
We offer you a great entry-level job and a multi-year training program. During this time, you will work at Aegon Nederland, but you may also have the opportunity to work for one of our start-ups, like Knab, or at one of our international offices (Brazil, Singapore, Spain or the US). You will work in a team of enthusiastic colleagues, most of whom also have a background in science. Therefore, you will be able to learn a lot from them. You will be based in Leeuwarden, but you will also work in The Hague on a regular basis.
Aegon actively pays attention to your personal and professional development. Freedom and responsibility are high priorities at Aegon. This means that our employees are given plenty of space to take initiative and implement their own ideas. We believe that collaboration, performance and a good atmosphere are more important than status or hierarchy. We put a lot of emphasis on coaching and training, and we provide the basis for your success
Can you hardly wait to start working with us? And, are you the data analyst or scientist in the making we are looking for? Send us your CV, cover letter and grade transcripts. Since you cannot upload the transcripts via this site, you can attach them to your cover letter or e-mail them separately to the recruiter. Assessments form a part of the recruitment process.
Are you interested in learning what else Aegon does? Read all about us under ‘over Aegon’. If you would like more information, you may contact Monica Ceulen, Talent Acquisition Manager, at +316 82 52 82 38 or Monica.firstname.lastname@example.org.