1+ months

Lead Data Science Analyst - P116377_S2

Riverwoods, IL 60015
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\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 is a 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\u003EResponsible for working closely with management to execute analytical intiatives. Responsible for solving business problem by leveraging techniques such as segmentation, optimization, advanced analytics and machine learning. Creates reports and dashboards to closely monitor performance metrics and provide insights.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EResponsibilities\u003Cbr\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003ELeads the development and implementation of advanced analytics including customer segmentation, optimization, prescriptive analytics and machine learning algorithm \u0026 recommendation to solve business problems. Operates as a subject matter expert on statistical analysis, test and design of experiment, analysis methodology, modeling \u0026 application, and financial impact analysis.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ECollaborates with cross-functional partners to understand their business needs, formulates and completes end-to-end analysis that includes data gathering, analysis, ongoing scaled deliverables and presentations. Delivers effective presentations of findings and recommendations to multiple levels of leadership, creating visual displays of quantitative information.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EEstablishes and maintains effective performance tracking; identifies improvement opportunities, forms hypothesis, proposes, designs and implements tests to drive strategy enhancement and optimization.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EManages multiple priorities, communicates business performance and project progress to management \u0026 business partners.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EDevelops and automates reports, iteratively builds and prototypes dashboards to provide insights at scale, solving for analytical needs. Facilitates implementation of work product and ensures accuracy.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EConsistently follows standard work processes and documentation requirements. Recommends improvement to work processes to increase efficiency while maintaining quality of work.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EContinuously improves technical and leadership skills through training and development.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EProvides governing oversight, ensuring fraud communication compliance across all channels.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EEnsures consistency in communications across all channels (SMS, email, voice, agent, website).\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EManages small to medium size projects, acting as support for the product owner.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EMinimum Qualifications\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EAt a minimum, here\u0027s what we need from you:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EBachelor\u0027s Degree in Analytics, Engineering, or Statistics\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E4\u002B years of experience in Credit Risk, Fraud Risk, Marketing Analytics, Optimization, Operations Analytics, Modeling/Data Science or related\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EPreferred Qualifications\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EIf we had our say, we\u0027d also look for:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EMaster\u0027s Degree in Analytics, Engineering, or Statistics\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E 2\u002B years of experience in Credit Risk, Fraud Risk, Marketing Analytics, Optimization, Operations Analytics, Modeling/Data Science or related\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ELean, Six Sigma and/or demonstrated process improvement and re-engineering expertise\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EUnderstanding of Fraud\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EPrior project management experience\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EQuantitative skills and ability to pull, analyze and summarize data effectively\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EComfortable defining/creating/re-engineering processes and documenting them in Visio\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\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: 2019-10-31 Expires: 2019-12-12

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