Arity-Data Science Team Lead (Remote-Home Based Worker)

Date Opened: Jan 21, 2021

Location: Chicago, IL, US

Company: Allstate Insurance Company

Founded by The Allstate Corporation in 2016, Arity is a data and analytics company focused on improving transportation. We collect and analyze enormous amounts of data, using predictive analytics to build solutions with a single goal in mind: to make transportation smarter, safer and more useful for everyone.

At the heart of that mission are the people that work here—the dreamers, doers and difference-makers that call this place home. As part of that team, your work will showcase both your intelligence and your creativity as you tackle real problems and put your talents towards transforming transportation.

That’s because at Arity, we believe work and life shouldn’t be at odds with one another. After all, we know that your unique qualities give you a unique perspective. We don’t just want you to see yourself here. We want you to be yourself here.


The Team

The Data Science team plays a crucial role at Arity by taking raw telematics data from plug-in devices, smartphones and connected vehicles and deriving insights capable of transforming our clients’ business operations. We participate in cross-functional, self-organizing product development teams. Along with product managers, software engineers, experience designers, and other experts, we research, develop and deploy services that delight our customers. Data Science partners to solve a wide range of difficult challenges. These include using raw sensor data to understand the reality of what occurred at an event, trip and user level. Additionally, we leverage these core capabilities to create business insights and services tailored to customer needs.

The Role

As a Data Science Team Lead, you will be responsible for leading and inspiring a world-class group of data scientists, data analytics engineers and business analytics consultants within our Sharing Economy product segment. These teams capture telematics data and booking data to build unique insights about the risk and operations of ride share, car share, and gig economy companies. You will also help create and support our business strategy for Sharing Economy by being a strong voice of the customer from an analytics lens. You will help us recruit and lead top talent and have a key voice in the analytics operations at Arity. 


  • Serve as a leader for technical contributors in Analytics roles engaged with cross-functional product development teams through coaching and mentoring
  • Help the Sharing Economy group translate its strategic vision into priorities and tangible tracks of work using data science expertise
  • Help the Sharing Economy group continue to improve its effectiveness in operations
  • Support team efforts to enhance our culture and create strong professional development opportunities
  • Drive continuous improvement of data science, data engineering practices to create world-class capabilities
  • Support sales and customer success efforts by demonstrating Arity analytics maturity coupled with humility and empathy
  • Build the Arity brand by engaging in conferences, meetups, blogs and other external public engagements
  • Drive recruiting by leading efforts to build relationships in the industry, attend career fairs and create strong interviewing pipelines


  • Inspires/mentors/coaches’ people to be bold and do the best work of their careers
  • Solid data engineering, machine learning or analytics experience in a business context
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver results on cross-functional projects
  • Highly innovative thought leaders who envision and articulate radical change
  • Comfortable in a fast-paced environment with high ambiguity; inspires others to embrace these conditions
  • Proven champions of agile product development practices
  • Respected by peers for their technical prowess
  • Great interpersonal communicators / collaborators with both technical and non-technical team members
  • Competitive with themselves while being humble



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

That’s the day-to-day, now let’s talk about the rest of it. As we mentioned, Arity was founded by The Allstate Corporation. But you’ll be working for—and at—Arity. It’s the best of both worlds. You’ll get access to the full suite of Allstate benefits and work in a fast-paced startup culture. That’s more than just free breakfasts and brain breaks. It’s a culture that encourages you to be you.

Sound like a fit? Apply now! We can’t wait to meet you. Instagram Twitter LinkedIn

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