Milan - Italy Prima Data Universe - Data Scientists job opportunities 2024


Job description


Are you deeply passionate about numbers? Do you want to take centre stage as a Data scientist? If maths or physics are your thing, if you want to play a part in finding the winning formula in the most strategic game the insurance industry has to offer and if you’re looking to kick-start a fast-paced career in Pricing, then Prima is the place for you.

Back in 2015, we embarked on a mission: to provide great value car insurance that is designed for everyone. And we’ve come a long way, we’ve created a culture where we can fuel each other’s success. But we need your expertise, as we steer things in a new and exciting direction. 

Curious to know more? Have a look into our unique Prima Data Science Universe and discover a world of opportunities:

Global Portfolio Management: Meet the orchestrators of our global symphony. This team doesn't just manage complexity; they turn it into an efficient, proactive system. Empowering every country to swiftly spot improvement opportunities, they play a vital role in crafting and executing the Pricing and Underwriting strategy. Step into the heartbeat of our global enterprise!

International  Analytics: Meet the pioneers. Working hand in hand with every country, this team gathers intel from multiple markets, identifies scalable best practices, and contributes ideas for technical upskilling. From building machine learning models to managing complex data pipelines, they're the driving force behind Prima's international success.

Pricing & Underwriting Team: Meet the innovators. Leveraging data, machine learning, and creativity, this team ensures Prima stands tall in the insurance market competition. As a key player, your role here is pivotal – predicting the future of real customers, strategically setting prices, and fueling our growth and profitability. Join us in this dynamic environment where your advanced data science skills will be applied to win the algorithmic pricing war and drive us toward our ambitious strategic goals. 


The keys to the role: 

  • Academic Excellence: Impressive academic achievements in Mathematics, Physics,Mathematical Engineering, Physics Engineering, or Statistics.
  • Experience Not Required: No prior work experience? No problem! We're eager to invest in your talent and education.
  • Analytical Prowess: Strong quantitative, logical, and analytical skills are essential. At Prima, you'll tackle diverse and stimulating challenges that will put your skills to the test.
  • Curiosity and Innovation: We value curiosity, proactivity, and pragmatism. You'll be encouraged to pursue common goals in original and innovative ways, shaping the future with your ideas.

We're also interested in candidates who:

  • Are fluent in English and Italian.
  • Possess a solid foundation in programming and machine learning.
  • Know how to create and manipulate datasets using data mining languages like SQL, Python,  Spark. 
  • Possess solid knowledge of BI tools (tableau or similar)


As well as great colleagues and engaging work, there are loads of ways we can help you do the best work of your life. We’ve shaped our offering to place a focus on wellbeing, autonomy and development. We see benefits as the fuel that will empower you to succeed, if you decide to embark on this journey with us. 

🤸🏽‍♂️ Working in a way that works for you 

We believe in work-life balance and flexibility. Whether you like working from the office, home or a mixture of both. We’ll help you find a balance that works best for you. We even have a policy that means you can work from any location for 30 days a year. We trust you to steer us forward. 

🏁The freedom to explore the possibilities 

We may move fast at Prima, but we move together. We’re invested in your growth; so we’ll give you access to a teaching and learning marketplace. And you’ll have regular sessions with your manager to establish a personal growth plan. 

🌈 Our winning formula: happy and high-performing 

From private medical insurance to discounted gym memberships and wellbeing initiatives: we’re here to support you. We know how important your health and well-being is, so we’ll go the extra mile to help you when we can. 

Prima is a community made up of talented and ambitious individuals. We offer equal employment opportunities and are oriented towards diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We prohibit discrimination of any kind based on race, colour, gender, religion, sexual orientation, nationality, disability, genetic information, pregnancy or other protected personal characteristics, as defined by national laws.

Our data community is large, extremely talented and heterogeneous; with many different teams and positions in which you can learn, grow and fulfil your potential! Think one of these teams could be your perfect fit? We eagerly anticipate hearing from you


Job info

Milan -Italy
Pricing & Underwriting