1+ months

Director, Behavior Modeling - Consumer Banking - P139824

Riverwoods, IL 60015
  • Job Code
    P139824
\u003Cp\u003EAt Discover, be part of a culture where diversity, teamwork and collaboration reign. Join a company that is just as employee-focused as it is on its customers and is consistently awarded for both. \u003Cstrong\u003EWe\u0027re all about people, and our employees are why Discover \u003C/strong\u003Eis \u003Cstrong\u003Ea great place to work. \u003C/strong\u003EBe the reason we help millions of consumers build a brighter financial future and achieve yours along the way with a rewarding career.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003EDiscover Financial Services is a direct banking and payment services company with one of the most recognized brands in U.S. financial services. Since its inception in 1986, the company has become one of the largest card issuers in the United States. The company issues the Discover card, America\u0027s cash rewards pioneer, and offers private student loans, personal loans, home equity loans, checking and savings accounts and certificates of deposit through its direct banking business. It operates the Discover Global Network comprised of Discover Network, with millions of merchant and cash access locations; PULSE, one of the nation\u0027s leading ATM/debit networks; and Diners Club International, a global payments network with acceptance in 190 countries and territories.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003EDiscover\u0027s vision is to be the leading direct bank and payments partner and its mission is to help people spend smarter, manage debt better and save more so they achieve a brighter financial future.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003EAt Discover, be part of a culture where diversity, teamwork and collaboration reign. Join a company that is just as employee-focused as it is on its customers, and which is consistently awarded for both. We\u0027re all about people and our employees are why Discover is a great place to work. Be the reason we help millions of consumers build a brighter financial future and achieve yours along the way with a rewarding career.\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003E Responsibilities: \u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EManages multiple modeling teams in the U.S. (Chicago) and coordinate with modeling teams in Shanghai and Phoenix to provide analytical solution to drive business growth across the company\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ELeverage extensive, deep technical knowledge and leadership skills to drive the development of data science solutions and implement data-driven recommendations\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EBuild relationships with business partners. Allocates resources and prioritizes projects. Ensures the modeling projects are delivered in a timely manner\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EMotivate and mentor the team of data scientists to grow their skills and careers, focused on creating a nurturing environment which encourages innovation and continuous learning\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EDirect and lead the team to develop models utilizing GBM, Random Forest, SVM, Logistic and other machine learning algorithms\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EMaintains a high level of competency in statistical and analytical principles, tools and techniques and support the advancement of the \u0022best-in-class\u0022 analytical capabilities to unlock new capabilities and performance and quickly adapt to modern modeling technique\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EActs as a liaison among Decision Management, business technology teams and other business partners in model life cycle to escalate model time-to-market\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ERecruit and retain analytics talent to meet growing analytics need for Discover\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EPresents the results of mathematical modeling and data analysis to management or other end users\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003E Minimum Qualifications \u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003EAt a minimum, here\u0027s what we need from you:\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EBachelor\u0027s Degree in related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E8\u002B years of experience in the financial leading industry, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003Cbr\u003E \u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003E Preferred Qualifications \u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003EIf we had our say, we\u0027d also look for:\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EMaster\u0027s Degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Economics, Econometrics or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExperience with model users to understand how different Models integrate into these groups\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExperience with R, Python, H20, SAS\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExperience building Fraud or Collection models\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cp\u003EWhat are you waiting for? Apply today!\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003EAnd by the way, while you\u0027re waiting to hear from us, don\u0027t forget to check out the great benefits Discover offers.\u003C/p\u003E \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cp\u003E The same way we treat our employees is how we treat all applicants - with respect. Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer (EEO is the law). We thrive on diversity \u0026 inclusion. You will be treated fairly throughout our recruiting process and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status in consideration for a career at Discover. \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E

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Posted: 2019-06-30 Expires: 2019-12-12

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