Actuarial Analyst, Risk Solutions

Lyft, San Francisco, CA

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Lyft is looking to add an Actuarial Analyst to its growing Risk Solutions Team. We're changing both transportation and insurance here at Lyft! Our insurance solutions are revolutionary, innovative, and evolving. Excited about innovation? Curious about utilizing vast data to inform key decisions at a rapidly growing company?  Ready to apply your actuarial skills in the autonomous future?  We can’t wait to meet you!


  • Analyzes pricing impact for implementation of new limits, programs, product launches and loss mitigation strategies
  • Handles real-time coverage changes – determines pricing impact, evaluates modifications to case reserving practices and implements required changes
  • Reviews, summarizes, and distributes monthly/quarterly loss runs and outside actuarial reports to Risk and Finance Executives
  • Develops and maintains financial models to test, validate and monitor actuarial findings
  • Works with Financial Infrastructure team to automate and enhance weekly/monthly reports
  • Primary contact for Lyft Finance Team on monthly insurance costs, monthly and quarterly financial close items and insurance forecasting
  • Primary contact for Data Science and Analytics for claims and exposure data
  • Utilizes Risk Management Information System to organize and track relevant information and identify identification of claim trends and risk mitigation strategies – identifies key performance indicators and measures results
  • Coordinates annual audit of Auto and Excess programs
  • Ad hoc pricing, risk modeling, and traditional actuarial work


  • Minimum of 3 CAS Exams and 3-5+ years of Property and Casualty actuarial experience – Private Passenger Auto experience a plus
  • A/BS in Math, Statistics, Economics, or similar
  • Experience with premium forecasting, claims analytics, and reserving experience
  • Very Strong Excel and SQL skills; experience with R, or Python and an interest in coding/automation preferred
  • Great communication and presentation skills
  • Extremely detail oriented and highly organized
Lyft is an EEO employer that actively pursues and hires a diverse workforce, and pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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