$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)
TITLE: Lead Data Analyst
DUTIES: Discover Products Inc., seeks Lead Data Analyst in Riverwoods, IL to develop analytical capabilities to support various functional areas across the collection business. Work with business partners across the enterprise to drive analytical agenda. Participate in designing and developing the customized and in-depth analysis in the areas of portfolio diagnostics, predictive analytics. Provide insights and recommendations to drive consensus and strategic alignment. Proactively identify opportunities for improvement, formulate hypothesis and design analytical approach effectively. Conduct statistical analysis for collection business, including regression analysis and predictive modeling. Provide analytical insights and present to Senior Management. Act as a subject matter expert in advanced analytics, modeling and statistics. Explore and evaluate analytical capabilities including Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Psychographics, etc. Promote a risk-aware culture, ensure efficient and effective risk and compliance management practices by adhering to required standards and processes.
REQUIREMENTS : Master's degree or foreign equivalent in Data Science, Statistics, Economics, Mathematics or a related quantitative field and two (2) years of experience in job offered or related position: utilizing analytical tools including statistical modeling tools and techniques; participating in data mining, statistical and predictive analysis, segmentation and modeling including regression, decision tree and random forests; conducting text, sentiment and root cause analyses to provide business improvement recommendations; utilizing analytical tools, including SAS, SQL, R, pivot table, Python, Tableau; and utilizing analytical platforms including Teradata, Hadoop, AWS.
Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, among other things, or as a qualified individual with a disability.
Valid Through: 2019-11-14