Product Data Analyst

| Chicago
Avant is revolutionizing the world of lending by lowering the costs and barriers of borrowing for everyday people. At our core, we are a technology company that builds advanced platforms and uses custom analytics. Today, we help underserved consumers, the majority of whom get fast funding on our online platform without having to talk anyone. Tomorrow we plan to use our world class technology and underwriting capabilities to launch new products and bank partnerships that improve people’s financial lives.

What you do at Avant:

  • Drive change through sound analysis - continually assess Pre-screen product performance while simultaneously identifying new growth opportunities for the Product team
  • Collaborate with the Risk team to implement testing strategies for our Pre-Screen product
  • Make the right data available – implement automated processes to create and transform data while designing the front-end dashboards that enable us to make decisions faster and communicate performance across the organization 
  • Guide the success of our Powered by Avant platform and additional internal products through ad-hoc analysis and reporting as needed

Why you are a fit for Avant:

  • Bachelor's Degree in computer science, mathematics, finance or similar from a top tier school
  • 1-3 years’ experience with process improvement, data analytics and data management
  • High level of problem solving and critical thinking skills - know how to take initiative
  • SQL knowledge and experience with an analytical language or package (Pandas, R) highly preferred, Looker experience a plus
  • Excellent attention to detail while multi-tasking
  • Strong organizational and time management skills to take projects from beginning-to-end
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to thrive in a fast paced, entrepreneurial, and dynamic environment 

Why Avant is a fit for you: At Avant, we believe our values make a difference:We value, support, and help each other growWe are committed to active inclusion and diversityWe are transparent and believe the best idea winsWe succeed when our customers succeedWe get sh!t done… responsiblyAnd we keep it fun! We believe that ideas are more important than titles, everything is more fun together, everyone drives change, and everyone is an owner. While we believe the perks and benefits that we offer are terrific, nothing excites us more than having the ability to collaborate with intelligent, highly-motivated and talented people on challenging problems as we work to change the face of online lending.

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222 N. LaSalle Street, Chicago, IL 60601

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