About Ethos

Ethos was built to make it faster and easier to get life insurance for the next million families. Our approach blends industry expertise, technology, and the human touch to find you the right policy to protect your loved ones. Using predictive analytics, we are able to transform a traditionally multi-week process into a modern digital experience for our users that can take just minutes!

Our investors include General Catalyst, Sequoia Capital, Accel Partners, Google Ventures, SoftBank, and the investment vehicles of Jay-Z, Kevin Durant, Robert Downey Jr and others. This year, we were named on CB Insights' Global Insurtech 50 list and BuiltIn's Top 100 Midsize Companies in San Francisco. We are scaling quickly and looking for passionate people to protect the next million families!

About You:

  • Are self-motivated and persistent to seek answers in a fast-paced startup environment
  • Have a bias for action and are comfortable managing internal and external relationships to achieve the same
  • Have excellent written and oral communication skills, including understanding stakeholder needs and communicating credibly and effectively to your audience
  • Are detail-oriented and have strong mathematical foundations

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate achievement of underwriting and persistency pod quarterly business plans
  • Represent Insurance team in intra-day execution in APAC time zones
  • Work with US actuaries and underwriters to understand project needs and long term goals
  • Ensure actuarial and underwriting project considerations and objectives are understood
  • Identify project level target measures of success and data required to support measurement
  • Perform initial analysis as needed ahead of projects to estimate potential impact
  • Validate impact of product changes in collaboration with Analytics, Product and Engineering
  • Review Product Management and Engineering project documentation to ensure alignment with pod objectives
  • Participate in user acceptance testing as needed
  • Support other research for the Insurance department as needed

Skills & Background:

  • BS/BA in Mathematics, Statistics, or similar quantitative field
  • Expertise in SQL and data visualization tools
  • Associate level or higher designation from the Institute of Actuaries or comparable designation
  • Understanding of life insurance products, underwriting and pricing
  • Demonstrated research capabilities coupled with effective documentation
  • Excellent written and oral communication and data visualization skills, including understanding stakeholder needs and communicating effectively to your audience

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Don’t meet every single requirement? If you’re excited about this role but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyway. At Ethos we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive and authentic workplace.

We are an equal opportunity employer who values diversity and inclusion and look for applicants who understand, embrace and thrive in a multicultural world. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. Pursuant to the SF Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider employment for qualified applicants with arrests and conviction records.

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