23 days old

Modeler - P25301_1_S4

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 developing predictive models to support Discover\u0027s business partners. Designs and develops models, utilizing machine learning and other algorithms. Presents the results of mathematical modeling and data analysis to management or other end users.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EResponsibilities\u003Cbr\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EDevelop SAS and SQL programs to execute financial models and aggregate results in the cloud environment (Amazon Web Services).\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EDevelop approaches and generate forecast on Deposit products for capital planning and liquidity stress test.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EWork with the Technology teams to implement the CECL models for Discover Card, Discover Student Loans (DSL), and Discover Personal Loans (DPL) products.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EDevelop data analyses and reporting capabilities on forecast results. Present results and recommendations to management and process owners.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ECoach and guide junior analysts on data analytical tools and modeling concepts.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EResearches and leverages state-of-the-art modeling techniques; participates in modeling innovation.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ELeverages extensive, deep technical knowledge and leadership skills to drive the development of data-science solutions, and implements data-driven recommendations and outcomes.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EMaintains a high level of competency in statistical and analytical principles, tools and techniques, and supports the advancement of the \u0022best-in-class\u0022 analytical capabilities to unlock new capabilities and performance, and quickly adapts to modern modeling techniques. Demonstrates knowledge in analytical tools.\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\u003EMaster\u0027s Degree in Statistics, Math, Computer Science, Engineering, Economics, or related quantitative field\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\u003EPh.D. in Math, Computer Science, Engineering, Economics, or related quantitative field\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E2\u002B years of experience in developing data-based analytical solutions, financial service industry, modeling, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EProficiency in SAS and SQL; Experience in data analytics involving a large amount of data\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EThought leadership with problem solving and critical thinking skills\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExcellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAbility to multitask and deliver results under tight timeline\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExperience with R or Python\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAn understanding of statistical modeling\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



  • Banking / Finance
Posted: 2019-11-19 Expires: 2019-12-19

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