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Come build your future, while being the reason millions of people find a brighter financial future with Discover.Job Description
TITLE: Manager Data Science
DUTIES: Discover Products Inc. seeks Manager Data Science in Riverwoods, IL to provide thought leadership and strategic thinking to translate business problems into analytical frameworks, and independently recommend actions and provide business insights. Lead the development and implementation of advanced analytics, including customer segmentation, optimization, prescriptive analytics and machine learning algorithms, and make recommendations to solve business problems. Manage priorities and sets of analysts, assign projects and allocate resources, and communicate business performance and project progress to management and business partners. Operate as a Subject Matter Expert on statistical analysis, test and design of experiments, analysis methodology, modeling and applications, and financial impact analysis. Establish and maintain effective performance tracking and identify improvement opportunities, form hypotheses, and propose, design, and implement tests to drive strategy enhancement and optimization. Deliver effective presentations of findings and recommendations to multiple levels of leadership, creating visual displays of quantitative information. Develop and automate reports, and iteratively build and prototype dashboards to provide insights at scale, solving for analytical needs. Facilitate implementation of work product and ensure accuracy. Ensure standard work processes and documentation requirements are timely and consistently follow by team. Encourage continuous improvement of team processes and share across functional teams to ensure consistency. Promote a risk-aware culture to ensure efficient and effective risk and compliance management practices by adhering to required standards and processes.
REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor’s degree or foreign equivalent in Electronic Engineering, Analytics, Mathematics, Statistics, or related field and six (6) years of progressively responsible experience in the job offered or related occupation: monitoring performance metrics and KPIs; developing complex credit risk strategies using SAS and SQL; gathering data using Knowledge Seeker and SAS; and performing work in Snowflake and SAS environment. In the alternative, the employer will accept a Master’s degree or foreign equivalent in the above listed fields and four (4) years of experience in the above listed skills.
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