Senior Data Scientist (Financial Services)
Duration: Direct Hire -Salary + Benefits
Location: Seattle, WA 98101
The (Senior) Data Scientist will be a key member of our mission-driven, growing business to revolutionize Finance through Business Intelligence and Advanced Analytics. Our Analytics & Consulting Services team contributes to this mission by providing Data Intelligence Services, Advanced Applications & Analytics services, Reporting Services, and Program Management Services along the Order-to-Cash process from onshore and offshore locations.
Essential Qualifications, Training and Experience:
Bachelor’s/Master’s/PhD degree in Math, Computer Science, Information Systems, Machine Learning, Statistics, Econometrics, Applied Mathematics, Operations Research or related technical degrees
Strong footprint (5+ five) in analytical modeling and developing statistical models as well as applying machine learning algorithms
Highly proficient and experience in working on data modeling projects using e.g. SAS, R, Python, Azure ML, KNIME, SQL
Experience working in projects following Agile software development life-cycle methodologies
Desirable Qualifications, Training and Experience:
Strong experience in SQL, R, Python, SAS, Tableau, Power BI or equivalent tools
Background in Statistics/Operations research
Provide data-driven business insights and analytics support along the customer life cycle/order-2-cash process
Work closely with the Analytics & Consulting Services team to spearhead and implement business analytics models and to deliver end-to-end client requests that are of high quality and in a timely fashion
Develop innovative and effective approaches to solve client's analytics problems and communicate results and methodologies
Apply advanced statistical and predictive modeling techniques to build, maintain, and improve on multiple real-time decision systems
Identify what data is available and relevant, including internal and external data sources, leveraging new data collection processes such as smart meters and geo-location information or social media
Perform extensive data pulls and create datasets for business users to enable clients to build self-serving reports and dashboards
Develop and maintain reports and dashboards as per client requests and meet client expectations
Proactively mine and analyze data in order to find meaningful patterns and derive process improvements in order to discuss results with the Business Consultant and/or client
Develop and maintain structured process documents, methodology documents and data dictionaries
Provide necessary documentation to enable business users to build self-serving reports and dashboards wherever necessary
Acclimatize to new technologies and situations with ease, completing multiple assignments simultaneously while maintaining high standards
Key Result Areas
Lead data discovery processes with client stakeholders to identify the business requirements and the expected outcome to be able to build impactful analytical models
Acquire data from primary or secondary data sources and maintain databases/data systems
Identify, analyze, and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets
Create dashboards for visualizing the data
Provide and support with meaningful presentations about data insights and related business impact
Transfer data insights into business related statements and respective impact
Formulate and document based on use case specifications, business rules and requirements
Effective planning skills to successfully manage multiple priorities and assignments
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