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Data Scientist III Remote

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Company :
CUNA Mutual Group

Location :
Madison, Wisconsin

Expiry Date :
Thu, 15 Apr 2021 23:59:59 GMT

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Description :
In an expert/lead capacity as part of CUNA Mutual Group s Consumer Insights and Analytics Department within our Consumer Experience Unit , utilize data and analytical ability to find and interpret rich data sources; manage large amounts of data despite hardware, software, and bandwidth constraints; merge data sources; ensure consistency of datasets; create visualizations to aid in understanding data; build mathematical models using the data; and present and communicate the data insights/findings . The Customer Experience Unit is responsible for driving customer loyalty and revenue by delivering solutions to our customer s challenges and differentiating ourselves in the marketplace. Job_Responsibilities * Statistics / Mathematics / Computer Science Quantifying evidence, understanding variation, and building computational tools o Lead others to solve complex problems; use sophisticated analytical thought to exercise judgement and identify innovative solutions o Impact the achievement of customer, operational, project or service objectives; work is guided by functional policies o Use available inferential tools beyond their defaults, carefully applying options for non-standard situations (e.g., different distributions) o Extend language constructs to solve specific patterns o Use object-oriented programming constructs, including classes and functions o Performs code reviews, serves as a referee for team code quality * Data Analysis ing the right transformations to the right data an acceptable amount of time o Ability to design simple databases and individual data structures o Build datasets using advanced SQL * Machine Learning o Utilize predictive tools and best practices to accomplish objectives * Communication o Shapes how own discipline/department integrates with other disciplines/departments and the broader function o Actively solicits and listens to feedback to determine need for change or improvement o Communicates difficult concepts and negotiates with others to persuade a different point of view Job_Requirements * Bachelor s degree in Math, Statistics, Economics or related field. Advanced degree strongly preferred * 7+ years directly related analytical experience; 3+ years experience in a strategic analytics role. * Statistics / Mathematics / Quantitative Methods Quantifying evidenc understanding variation, and separating signal from noise o Ability to extend language constructs to solve specific patterns o Ability to create functions, objects, and unit tests o Proficient in more than one language (including, but not limited to, R, Python, SAS, Java) o Comfortable using available inferential tools beyond their defaults, carefully applying options for non-standard situations (e.g., different distributions) o Knows and applies countermeasure for statistical pitfalls * Data Skills ing the right transformations to the right data in an acceptable amount of time o Possesses more advanced knowledge of ETL and ability to create and populate database structures including graph databases and databases containing unstructured data o Advanced SQL knowledge o Ability to design databases and individual data structures o Advanced knowledge of cloud-based solutions including, but not limited to, SparkR, Hadoop, Databricks, Snowflake o Knows multiple systems and their relevant differences * Machine Learning o Comfortable using common predictive tools and understanding of common best practices o Specialized knowledge of multiple algorithms, including theoretical knowledge of how they work * Communication o Ability to communication difficult concepts and negotiates with others to persuade a different point of view o Skilled in demystifying analytics and communicating bene as opposed to technicalities o Capable of leading development of presentation logic and flow for entire document o Highly developed presentation skills and ability to tell data stories CUNA Mutual Group s insurance, retirement and investment products provide financial security and protection to credit unions and their members worldwide. As a dynamic and growing company, we strive to create a culture of performance, high standards and defined values. In return for your skills and contributions, we offer highly competitive compensation and benefit packages, significant professional growth, and the opportunity to win and be rewarded. Please provide your Work Experience and Education or attach a copy of your resume. Applications received without this information may be removed from consideration. Show moreShow less