Claims Analytics Internship

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Job Description

Allstate Insurance Company has an exceptional career opportunity for a Claims Analytics Intern in Northbrook, IL.

About the team:

The Analytics Function assists management by performing workflow analysis, identifying process improvement opportunities, and conducting cost/benefit analysis of proposed changes. Analytics prepares customized analysis, model development, data mining and reports for management. Data management receives and disseminates large amounts of data and ensures the integration into downstream systems.

About the position:

Under general supervision, this job is responsible for assisting with the development and implementation of technical and analytical solutions to address business needs. This individual compiles data and can create reports on historical operations and market trend information using business and statistical software tools.

Key Responsibilities:

Data Management

  • Develops inputs for use in analytical and/or modeling efforts
  • Performs source system mapping and documentation efforts
  • Using a variety of tools and programming languages, aggregates moderately sized datasets into manageable and usable formats for use in analytic and modeling efforts and/or tools
  • Works with senior peers to optimize and automate moderately complex ETL projects for optimal utilization of shared system resources

Development of User Interfaces, Applications & Self Service

  • With the assistance of senior peers, uses a variety of programming languages to build basic to moderately complex data collection user interfaces designed to capture inputs for analytics and/or models
  • Using a variety of tools and/or programming languages, builds basic reporting, data visualization and/or analytical self service tools in order to share data and output of analytical and/or model efforts


  • Develops basic analyses based on operational, economic and/or accounting data
  • Performs a variety of basic to moderately complex analyses to identify trends and outliers that are statistically significant
  • Works with senior peers to identify how the results may contribute as inputs to models

Product Enhancement and Support

  • Assists in supporting and evaluating existing or new systems and programs in an effort to create recommendations for purchase or use

Job Qualifications

Ideal Qualifications/Skills/Abilities/Experience:

  • Knowledge of computer applications such as Excel, Business Objects, Access, PowerPoint, Tableau, etc.
  • Knowledge of various programming languages such as SQL, SAS, Java, Hadoop or Ab Initio
  • Knowledge of basic analytical procedures to reconcile, manipulate, and recognize patterns of data
  • Beginning to apply knowledge of standardized problem solving and preparation of basic reports for analysis
  • Ability to leverage learned technical skills in support of team objectives

The candidate(s) offered this position will be required to submit to a background investigation, which includes a drug screen.

Good Work. Good Life. Good Hands®.

As a Fortune 100 company and industry leader, we provide a competitive salary – but that’s just the beginning. Our Total Rewards package also offers benefits like tuition assistance, medical and dental insurance, as well as a robust pension and 401(k). Plus, you’ll have access to a wide variety of programs to help you balance your work and personal life — including a generous paid time off policy.

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Allstate generally does not sponsor individuals for employment-based visas for this position.

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