1+ months

Principal Data Analyst - P25301_1_S3

Riverwoods, IL 60015
  • Job Code
    P25301_1_S3
\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\u003ELeads initiatives on gathering, structuring, and analyzing data to support Discover\u0027s financial modeling needs. Supports the development and automation of standard data analyses, reports, and dashboards.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EResponsibilities\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EResponsible for gathering, structuring, and analyzing data and providing recommendations to management. Supports the development of standard data analyses, reports, and dashboards. Gathers, structures, and analyzes data from multiple sources.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EPresents the results of data analyses and recommendations to management and process owners.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EPartners with the business to identify the appropriate data sources and analysis methodology to meet business needs.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ECoaches and guides less experienced analytical professionals in statistical concepts, principles, and tools.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EDevelop, implement, and test data aggregation algorithms, model execution programs, and management reporting required for the bank\u0027s allowance estimation under CECL standard.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EWork with cross functional teams including Model Development, Accounting, Technology, and Project Management Office to implement, test, and document the CECL production environment.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExecute model runs, validate results, develop attribution analysis for loss projections in various economic scenarios, and present to management and stakeholders.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ECollaborate with Risk \u0026 Control team to set up controls and documentations on the end-to-end CECL production process that involves data preparation, model execution, report generation, qualitative review, and management sign off.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EDevelop a thorough and in-depth understanding of CECL standards and its implication in loss forecasting.\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 Computer Science, Engineering, Statistics, Mathematics, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E4\u002B years of experience in programming with a concentration in Data Science, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EPreferred Qualifications\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003E\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 Computer Science, Engineering, Statistics, Mathematics, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E6\u002B years of experience in programming with a concentration in Data Science, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ESQL statistical applications, such as SQL and/or SAS\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExcellent written and oral communication skills. Ability to work with cross functions teams and present complex business requirements and financial forecast results to different level of audiences\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EBusiness knowledge in credit loss forecast, loan loss reserves, and capital stress testing\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ETechnical knowledge in AxiomSL, Redshift, Python, Java, H2O\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cp\u003E#LI-JM1\u003C/p\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: 2019-08-29 Expires: 2019-12-12

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