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TITLE: Senior Modeler
DUTIES: Discover Products Inc. seeks Senior Modeler in Riverwoods, IL to participate in formulating and applying mathematical or simulation modeling to develop and interpret information that assists management with decision making, policy formulation, or other managerial functions. Identify constants, variables, restrictions, alternatives, conflicting objectives, and numerical parameters. Work with management to identify and solve a variety of business issues. Present modeling and data analysis to management and other business partners. Participate in testing and validating models to ensure they meet business needs. Participate in refining and reformulating models. Collect and analyze data. 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 minimum and Ph.D. degree preferred in Mechanical Engineering, Statistics, Mathematics or related field, or foreign equivalent and two (2) years of experience in job offered or related occupation: using mathematical and statistical methods including variable reduction, decision tree, linear regression, time series, resampling methods, linear model selection, machine learning, data mining, data visualization for large databases. One (1) year of experience must include building statistical models and tracking model performance; and utilizing analytical tools and software including SAS, SQL, Essbase, R, Microsoft Office and Unix.
QUALIFIED APPLICANTS: Please apply directly through our website https://jobs.discover.com for Job ID R2073 by clicking on “Apply Now.” No calls. Equal Opportunity Employer/disability/vet.
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