Statistics Job Postings

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 Analyst - AdvisX/AffirmX

Organization:

AdvisX/AffirmX

Position Title:

Data Analyst

Post date:

Thu, 06/15/2017 - 11:48

AdvisX/AffirmX is currently looking to hire a data analyst on a full-time or part-time basis. 

 

This is a great opportunity for a recent graduate or a undergraduate senior as they are located on Center Street in Provo. They are currently looking for an individual with a background in statistics who is proficient in SQL.  

 

You can find more information from their KSL posting (https://www.ksl.com/jobs/listing/661153). All prospective applicants can apply through the KSL posting or can email their resume and cover letter directly to their representative. Email career.placement@stat.byu.edu to to get that email.

 

Job Description:

We are seeking a career-focused individual who is proficient in SQL and with a background in statistics, adept at report writing, and is looking to actively progress toward becoming a subject matter expert on two key banking risk areas: Bank Secrecy Act and Fair Lending Compliance. Flexible hours. Travel opportunities. Innovative ideas are welcomed and encouraged.

Responsibilities

This person would interact directly with clients to get from them data in a variety of formats into a format that can be analyzed. For Bank Secrecy Act work, this person analyzes the submitted data using SQL to identify patterns of activity that may arouse suspicions of money-laundering activity that may warrant closer investigation by our team of analysts. This person must also be able to prepare portions of a written report that presents the findings in a way that can be understood by individuals who may be experienced in banking, but may not be technically proficient in data analytics.

Qualifications

4-year degree, completed or in progress. Proficient in SQL. Background in statistics. Ability to parse data in varying formats. Ability to communicate complex ideas simply. Ability to interact well with clients.

Additional Information

Full- or part-time. Starting at $25-$30/hour, DOE. 4-year degree preferred, but if a student nearing completion of a degree, a part-time position that would work with your course schedule is a possibility. Position in downtown Provo. Position includes benefits. Please, no calls. Please submit a cover letter along with a resume. May start sooner than closing date if we find the right candidate.

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Text Analytics Developer - InMoment

Organization:

InMoment

Position Title:

Text Analytics Developer

Post date:

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 14:25

InMoment is looking for graduating students to hire! The position involves critical thinking leveraging cutting edge technologies in our industry-leading text analytics solution.

InMoment provides enterprise-wide insights to help companies understand, monitor, and improve the customer experience. InMoment, was voted among Utah’s Best Places to Work for multiple years running, is growing rapidly and provides a dynamic, action-oriented environment for energetic, passionate, and motivated self-starters.  

For more information you can visit their website.

Attached is a more detailed job description. If you are interested in the position please email career.placement@stat.byu.edu and we will get you in contact with the company.

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DevOps Microsoft SQL DBA - ExtraSpace Storage

Organization:

ExtraSpace Storage

Position Title:

DevOps Microsoft SWL DBA

Post date:

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 10:27

Salt Lake City, UT

  • Are you a SQL DBA looking for new challenges?  Do you feel that your current role is getting stale?  Do you want to work for a company that encourages innovation and collaboration and provides you the latest and greatest tools to impact change?  If so, you need to check out our DevOps/MS SQL DBA opening!  In this ever-changing role, you will be an integral part of our team to assist and direct all aspects of pre-production and production SQL Server support, including but not limited to development of new code, maintenance of existing code, and building and monitoring new and existing systems.

     

    We offer a competitive compensation package with an amazing culture and unparalleled work/life balance.  We’ll also offer training and workshops to ensure you’re always up to date on the latest trends and technology.  We have a 4.0 rating on Glassdoor and just finished a remodel of our corporate offices complete with collaboration rooms, a large employee break area, and free drinks!

     

    What you’ll be doing: 

     

    What you’ll need to be successful:

    • Developing and scheduling database maintenance
    • Auditing policies and security
    • Maintain highly available database using Microsoft Always On technology
    • Building and automating Microsoft SQL database servers in AWS (Amazon Web Services)
    • Creating user accounts and granting access to users
    • Monitoring systems for errors and failures
    • Participate in automating continuous deployment of SSRS packages using tools like Octopus, Redgate, etc.
    • Developing SQL scripts, stored procedures, triggers, views, etc.
    • Developing and maintaining data migration processes
    • Performance tuning SQL queries and database processes
    • Assist in other database related tasks as needed
    • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field.
    • 1-2 years’ experience of MS SQL Server 2014 or 2016
    • Previous experience with AWS preferred
    • Knowledge of SQL Server architecture, such as objects, schemas, system databases, SQL Services, SQL Agent, etc.
    • SSRS/SSIS scripting
    • Knowledge of general database concepts such as tables, keys, relationships, etc.
    • Knowledge of SQL Server backup/restore and other maintenance strategies
    • Performance tuning using standard SQL Server tools such as profiler, extended events, execution plans, indexing, etc.
    • Knowledge of SQL Server security
    • Knowledge of OLAP and OLTP environments
    • Strong  communication skills
    • Basic knowledge of networking and server systems

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Senior Analyst, Systems Admin Information - Cafe Rio

Organization:

Cafe Rio

Position Title:

Senior Analyst, Systems Administration Information

Post date:

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 10:24

Description

The Senior Systems Administrator is responsible for the planning, installation and deployment of Café Rio’s core IT infrastructure - including networks, servers, PC’s, Phones, and alarms in both our corporate office and our 100+ retail locations. The Sr. Systems Administrator develops and maintains IT security best practices and manages IT systems security policies within the organization. This individual oversees software license compliance and manages the backup and disaster recovery infrastructure to ensure data integrity and mitigate data loss. This role is also responsible for responding to service outages and supporting other IT roles as needed. This individual is forward thinking and will solve for the future technical growth and expansion needs of the Company.

Responsibilities

  • Maintains and administers computer networks and related computing environments including computer hardware, systems software, applications software, and all configurations
  • Diagnoses, troubleshoots, and resolves to completion hardware, software, or other network and systems issues.
  • Coordinates the deployment of computer programs and systems
  • Configure, monitor, and audit companywide software licensing
  • Designs, configures, and tests new hardware, system applications, and operating system software
  • Partners with supervisor to plan, coordinate, and implement network security measures to protect company data, software applications, and hardware
  • Plan, test, deploy and maintain enterprise data backup and disaster recovery systems and procedures
  • Partners with other team members to help solve computer and/or systems issues
  • Partners with supervisor to determine the future needs of the company and identify systems and functionality needed to support continued growth and expansion
  • Create and manage relationships with multiple vendors and service providers. Maintain service level agreements with vendors as required, manage vendor deployment scenarios and timelines.
  • Participates in technical support rotation and on-call activities as needed
  • Maintains and administers computer networks and related computing environments including computer hardware, systems software, applications software, and all configurations
  • Diagnoses, troubleshoots, and resolves to completion hardware, software, or other network and systems issues.
  • Coordinates the deployment of computer programs and systems
  • Configure, monitor, and audit companywide software licensing
  • Designs, configures, and tests new hardware, system applications, and operating system software
  • Partners with supervisor to plan, coordinate, and implement network security measures to protect company data, software applications, and hardware
  • Plan, test, deploy and maintain enterprise data backup and disaster recovery systems and procedures
  • Partners with other team members to help solve computer and/or systems issues
  • Partners with supervisor to determine the future needs of the company and identify systems and functionality needed to support continued growth and expansion
  • Create and manage relationships with multiple vendors and service providers. Maintain service level agreements with vendors as required, manage vendor deployment scenarios and timelines.
  • Participates in technical support rotation and on-call activities as needed

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Senior Analyst, Marketing Insights Information - Cafe Rio

Organization:

Cafe Rio

Position Title:

Senior Analyst, Marketing Insights Information

Post date:

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 10:26

Description

We're looking for a Marketing Analytics Genius that will work across a range of analyses spanning customer acquisition, customer retention, customer experience and product analytics to pull out the insights to keep us at the top of our game. She/he will rely heavily on data to find areas of opportunity, dig for nuggets of competitive awesomeness, and partner with the market team to confidently share and present to all levels in the organization.

Responsibilities

  • Identify key metrics on which to evaluate marketing performance and build out reports and dashboards to surface these business-critical KPIs and trends for all channels including TV, Radio, Display, Search, Social & Email
  • Identify, model, and evaluate opportunities to improve customer acquisition and retention
  • Understand customer behavior and use that to inform how our platform can deliver the best experience to each customer segment
  • Prepare on-going tracking, analysis, reporting and communication of trends/issues and validates results for accuracy
  • Participate in the creation annual marketing budgets and perform plan vs. actual results comparison on a period basis and determine root causes of variances
  • Leading optimization efforts using A/B and Multivariate testing for all digital channels
  • Work with senior management to identify opportunities, model and evaluate potential large-scale initiatives, and facilitate data-driven decision-making
  • Perform ad-hoc data analysis to answer business questions and guide strategy
  • Design, implement and maintain comprehensive systems and training documentation related to your systems of ownership e.g. user guides, job aids, and facilitating classroom training, etc.
  • Maintain and validate data and relationships within systems, reporting tools and dashboards
  • Proactively monitors data, analyzes unexpected variances and works with other business units and vendors to make modifications as needed
  • Serve as on-call support for your systems of ownership including but not limited to diagnosing, troubleshooting, and resolving data/systems issues; refer major issues to vendors or technicians for resolution
  • Readily contacts vendors to obtain information needed to maintain data in system and facilitate reporting

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Associate Account Manager - One Click Retail

Organization:

One Click Retail

Position Title:

Associate Account Manager

Post date:

Mon, 05/08/2017 - 09:10

Associate Account Manager (focus on analytics/Excel)
Full-time
Sandy, UT

Job Description:
The Associate Account Manager (AAM) is part of the Client Services team creates critical reports for our Account Managers and clients.
Leverage analytical / Excel skills to draw out trends and insights from large amounts of data; translate those trends and insights into written explanations, illustrations, and recommendations that are concise, meaningful, and easy-to-understand for AM’s and clients.
AAM reports reports to our Account Manager.
Ideally would like this person to grow into senior roles such as an Account Executive or more of a technical role on the development team.

Candidate Qualification Requirements (in order of importance):
Analytical and basic Excel skills
Bachelor's degree and 0-1 years of experience in internship, extracurricular and/or work experience
Self-driven; strong ability and inclination to figure things out independently
Strong bias towards action
Ability to prioritize and quickly turn around projects/tasks
Communication skills (written and oral) and ability to tell a story

Nice to have:
E-commerce/B2B/retail experience

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Data Analyst - Intermountain Healthcare

Organization:

Intermountain Healthcare

Position Title:

Data Analyst

Post date:

Mon, 05/08/2017 - 08:46

Data Analyst-Statistical – Staff
Intermountain Healthcare
Population Health Analytics
https://jobs.intermountainhealthcare.org/res_viewjob.html?optlink-view=v...

Essential Job Duties
This position is responsible for providing analytical support - typically at a system-wide level or regional level. Typically this position performs analysis on routine or moderately complex projects under general supervision. Specifically, this position supports:
Decision Support and Population Health Analytics (DS-PHA) supports the development, implementation, and measurement of systems of care that assess the health needs of a target population and proactively provides and coordinates services to improve the health of that population. DS-PHA provides support for the following functions: integration of population health data, value improvement, standard quality service and cost metrics and measurement, risk scoring and severity adjustment, attribution methods, contract analysis, and new data source insight. DS-PHA utilizes data from across the healthcare system and across the continuum, including hospital, physician, and claims data.

Core Essentials:
Demonstrates high-level knowledge of statistical analysis and modeling techniques and applies them in a healthcare industry setting to support strategic decision making. Runs statistical tests on data while noting the pros and cons fo the test selection.
Assists with consultation to study investigators and business leaders in the areas of protocol development, study design, analysis plan, sample size / power calculations, and interpretation of study data. Applies statistical methods to drive new/original statistical insight.
Assists in the preparation and submission of written documents or presentations for senior leadership or peer reviewed journals.
Uses appropriate analytical methods to research a loosely defined problem or hypothesis. Analyzes some predefined variables and some unknowns.
Programs new statistics not available in vended softare based on published statistical articles.
Writes intermediate level ad hoc SQL, including basic selects, joins, use of Where clause and simple functions (e.g., Trunc, Sum, Min, Max, Avg, Concat, etc.). Demonstrates an understanding of Primary / Foreign Keys, Table/Field Aliases, and Partitions/Indexes to deliver high quality material.
May train others on skills and competencies required for previous levels.
Provides project management / leadership as appropriate to drive timelines and deliverables.

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Biostatistician I - Pediatric Critical Care Division at the University of Utah School of Medicine

Organization:

Pediatric Critical Care Division at the University of Utah School of Medicine

Position Title:

Biostatistician I

Post date:

Fri, 04/14/2017 - 10:31

Job Summary
The Pediatric Critical Care Division at the University of Utah School of Medicine has an immediate opening for a Biostatistician I to join the Data Coordinating Center (DCC). The DCC provides data management, project management and statistical support for multicenter, investigator-initiated clinical research studies. This is an exciting opportunity to provide statistical support for DCC studies, including projects supported by the NIH funded Utah Trial Innovation Center (TIC). The Utah TIC is part of an initiative to create the Trial Innovation Network as part of the Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) Program. Autonomy, creativity, and critical thinking skills are strongly encouraged and definitely welcomed.

The Department of Pediatrics has a defined career ladder for our Biostatisticians and provides growth and professional development opportunities.

Responsibilities
The Biostatistician I provides statistical support for clinical research studies within the Division of Pediatric Critical Care.

1. Works collaboratively with investigators on study manuscripts, with direction from the supervising and faculty statisticians. This includes creating Manuscript Analysis Plans (MAPs), reviewing/writing the manuscript, and tracking manuscript progress.
2. Creates analysis datasets and associated dataset specifications.
3. Prepares and communicates study results in oral and written summary (e.g., tables, figures and reports), with direction from study statistical team as needed.
4. Works collaboratively with the supervising statistician and study statistical team to support project needs. This includes completing quality assurance procedures and ensuring statistical documentation is current.
5. Works collaboratively with study team to support project needs and provide statistical perspective during all project stages (planning, enrollment, and post enrollment). This includes creating reports and reviewing study materials prepared by other team members.
6. Reviews data for discrepancies and works with the study team to resolve discrepancies. This includes descriptive summaries of analysis variables and general data checks.
7. In consultation with supervising statistician, successfully negotiates timelines and manages competing deadlines.
8. Actively expands own knowledge and understanding of statistical methods and programming.
9. Conforms to statistical and shared data coordinating center working guidelines and standard operating procedures.

Minimum Qualifications
This position requires familiarity with standard statistical analysis procedures with a minimum of a BS degree in statistics, biostatistics, or a related field; General programming skills or familiarity with at least one statistical programming language such as SAS or R with the ability to independently gain new skills and solve difficult programming challenges; Experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) is necessary; An ability to work on several projects simultaneously and manage deadlines, and good communication skills.

Preferences
Candidates with experience in data manipulation and statistical analysis programming in SAS will be given preference.

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Software Systems Engineer – III/Data/statistical Modeler - Softpath Systems

Organization:

Softpath Systems

Position Title:

Software Systems Engineer – III/Data/statistical Modeler

Post date:

Wed, 04/12/2017 - 08:12

JOB DETAILS
Job Details
Title: “Software Systems Engineer – III/Data/statistical Modeler” VZGTJP00006349
Location: Hilliard, OH
Duration: 05 Months Contract
Shift Days: Monday – Friday

Please note: U.S. Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor at this time.

Job Description:
Overview:
Predictive modeling for the purpose of identifying data anomalies
Find meaningful insights and communicate insights effectively
Manage multiple responsibilities and deadlines
Work independently with little supervision
Ability to communicate on statistical models with all levels of management in a professional capacity
Qualifications/Experience:
Strong knowledge of linear models, time series models, text analytics, machine learning, and ability to communicate models and reports that are produced Demonstrated aptitude to differentiate trends and relationships from a base of complex information
Advanced knowledge of statistical modeling software (R, SAS, or Python) required
Prior statistical modeling / machine learning experience required
Experience developing complex SQL statements desired
Experience with Oracle or Teradata database desired
Prior experience in a data science role strongly preferred

Education:
BS in Finance, Computer Science, Statistics, or Mathematics required with advanced degree preferred.
Other relevant work experience may be substituted

If you are interested, email Sridhar Reddy at sridhar@softpath.net with the latest copy of your resume in WORD format.