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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 problem into analytical framework(s), 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, communicating 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 opportunity, form hypothesis, 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 followed 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 Business Analytics, Statistics, Mathematics, or a related field and six (6) years of progressively responsible experience in the job offered or related occupation: performing targeting, segmentation, optimization, machine learning, campaign management, and financial analysis; working with big data analytics; utilizing SAS/SQL and Python/R; and performing test design and measurement. In the alternative, employer will accept a Master’s degree or foreign equivalent in the above named fields and four (4) years of experience in the above listed skills.
QUALIFIED APPLICANTS: Please apply directly through our website https://jobs.discover.com/ for Job ID R5370 by clicking on “Apply Now.” No calls. Equal Opportunity Employer/disability/vet.
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