Experienced Professional Job Postings

Statistician-Business Analytics - Eli Lilly and Company

Organization:

Eli Lilly and Company

Position Title:

Statistician-Business Analytics

Post date:

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 15:33

You will be part of a growing and dynamic team of advanced analytics professionals whose main goal is to help our marketing, finance, and business leadership partners achieve their business goals through advanced data analytics. Key responsibilities include:

  • Partner with commercial teams to identify, scope, and execute analytic efforts that answer business questions, solve business needs, and add business value
  • Maintain a broad understanding of sales and marketing and be fully engaged with business teams, bringing an objective voice to the table, and facilitating decisions grounded in data
  • Collaborate with other analytics team members to review and provide feedback on the analytics work being done, and be willing to seek feedback from other team members about your own work
  • Stay current with respect to statistical/mathematical/informatics modeling methodology, to maintain proficiency in applying new and varied methods, and to be competent in justifying methods selected

Basic Qualifications

  • Master's Degree in Statistics, Econometrics, Operations Research, or closely related field
  • Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to be employed in the United States. Lilly does not anticipate providing sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H-1B or TN status) for this employment position.

Additional Skills/Preferences

  • Deep and broad knowledge of statistical modeling and data mining methods and tools
  • Proficiency with analytic tools (SAS, JMP, R etc.)
  • Interpersonal communication skills for effective customer consultation
  • Teamwork and leadership skills
  • Self-management skills with a focus on results for timely and accurate completion of competing deliverables
  • Make the impossible possible in your quest to make life better
  • Bring Analytics to life by giving it zeal and making it applicable to our business
  • Know, learn, and keep up-to-date on the statistical and scientific advances to maximize your impact
  • Bring an insatiable desire to learn, to innovate, and to challenge yourself for the benefit of patients

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Systems Engineer/Data Analyst - Northrop Grumman at Hill Air Force Base

Organization:

Northrop Grumman at Hill Air Force Base

Position Title:

Systems Engineer/Data Analyst

Post date:

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 10:19

Northrop Grumman at Hill Air Force Base is looking for a Systems Engineer/Data Analyst. This position is for an individual with a MS degree or a BS degree and a couple years of experience.

The link is to the website for the job description and submitting an application.

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Director's Financial Analyst - CFPB

Organization:

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB)

Position Title:

Director's Financial Analyst

Post date:

Mon, 07/31/2017 - 09:09

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) is recruiting for the Director’s Financial Analyst position and want to encourage BYU students or recent graduates to apply. Eligible applicants will have graduated in the last two years or will graduate by December 2017.

ABOUT THE PROGRAM 

This unique, two-year rotational fellowship sits at the intersection of the federal government and the financial services industry. Director’s Financial Analysts are given the opportunity to hone analytical and problem solving skills while helping to make markets for consumer financial products work for Americans. Members of the Director’s Financial Analyst Program will experience diverse roles, responsibilities, and areas of expertise. As a result, in a short period of time, analysts will play an integral role in everything the CFPB does, from rigorous data-driven policy creation and market monitoring to on-site supervision of market participants. All analysts will complete developmental rotations in offices throughout the CFPB. These rotations are designed to provide exposure to the analysis, strategy, research, education, policy development, supervision, enforcement, and rulemaking activities throughout the Bureau.

They are recruiting for positions that begin in October 2017 or later. The fellowship is a full-time position located at the CFPB’s headquarters in Washington, D.C.

Previous Director’s Financial Analysts have used the program as a springboard to further their careers. Some graduates of the program have moved on to:

  • Graduate school (Columbia Economics, Harvard Business, Yale Law)
  • Private industry (Amazon, Uber, Quicken Loans)
  • Public sector (Department of the Treasury, NY Fed)

 If you have questions please email career.placement@stat.byu.edu and we will get you in contact with representatives from the company.

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Data Scientist - Domo

Organization:

Domo

Position Title:

Data Scientist

Post date:

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 08:50

Domo in American Fork is looking for a MS/PhD statistician to fill an opening for a Data Scientist. They are interested in hiring a graduate of BYU. 

Job Description:
Location: American Fork
Job Code: 2564

Position Summary:
Domo is changing the way Executives manage their business. Pivotal within the most innovative business management platform. As a Data Scientist at Domo, you will help implement the applicable big data systems and help create and implement algorithms in relevant statistical inference.  

Team Culture:

  • Work –  Are you someone who has ideas and will stop at nothing until those ideas are made a reality?
  • Fight –  Domo looks for individuals who can drive their own ideas forward and who can also support the initiatives within their team.
  • Innovate –  Are you someone that can’t stand the status-quo? Do you improve upon the ideas of others?
  • Create –  Like to build? Do you have a creative drive? Domo has a culture that embraces creativity.
  • Serve – We’re all about the customer.  We expect you to be relentless in your defense of the customer experience.  We’ll do the same.

 
Key Responsibilities:

  • Understand existing business flow and website features, dive into the underlying data, apply relevant Data Mining techniques and/or Machine Learning algorithms and propose data analytic product to improve the website intelligence
  • Implement the applicable Machine Learning or statistics-based algorithm for prediction and optimization and deliver the trained model to production
  • Create and implement algorithms in relevant statistical inference, graph, and network analysis, natural language processing with open source tools and libraries.
  • Design, build and support algorithms of data transformation, conversion, computation on Hadoop, Spark and other distributed Big Data Systems
  • Design and support efficient storage and retrieval of Big Data

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree. (Preferred Masters Degree or above in Data Science, Statistics, Computer Science, Math, or similar quantitative field) or equivalent work experience 
  • 5+ years of professional experience with machine learning, statistical analysis, predictive modeling, and time series analysis.
  • Strong data discovery, visualization, and analysis skills.
  • Experience with big data using technologies like Spark, Hadoop, Pig, and Hive.
  • Previous hands-on exposure to statistical software packages like R, SciPy, Matlab, SPSS, SAS).
  • Experience with a variety of relevant data manipulation languages (Python, Java, SQL)
  • Comfort with working in a Linux environment.
  • A genuine desire to organize data and make it accessible with the technical skills to bring your ideas to reality
  • An enjoyment in working with teammates to produce quality outcomes.

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