Senior Analytics and Modeling Consultant Posted Oct 12
Request Technology - Robyn Honquest , Chicago, IL
Looking for a candidate with 6+ years analytical and predictive modelling experience. Must have experience building models within Marketing as well have advanced and BI analysis. Would like someone from Credit, Financial, or Insurance industry. These are Credit, Risk and BI models, will utilize, R, SAS, SQL, Python and must be from a Linux platform environment with these technologies. SQL and SQL queries are needed, good soft skills and stability, as well as no credit issues in their past.

This position is responsible for developing credit risk management and Business Intelligence analytic solutions through consulting engagements and research serving Company's clients. This position requires an understanding of US consumer lending and credit risk management practices.

Collaborate with internal and external partners to deliver innovative analytical products and insights. You will be directly involved in the development of predictive modelling and Business Intelligence solutions for clients such as credit lenders, insurance carriers, and other financial services institutions

Design and lead initiatives involving descriptive, predictive, and prescriptive analysis leveraging a variety of techniques (such as segmentation, logistic regression, survival analysis, principal component analysis, Monte Carlo simulation, scenario and sensitivity analysis, and machine learning); this will involve delegating tasks to other team members and managing the team to meet deliverables on time

Dig in by extracting data and performing segmentation and statistical analyses on large population datasets (using languages such as R, SAS, SQL, and Python on Linux and PC computing platforms)

Deliver analytic insights and recommendations in succinct and compelling presentations for internal and external customers at various levels including an executive audience; may lead key presentations to clients

Help to cultivate an environment that promotes excellence, innovation, and a collegial spirit

Serve as a subject matter expert on the team and act as a mentor to more junior team members; may directly manage a small team of Analysts

Serve as an advisor and partner to the senior management team: proactively seek out opportunities for innovation and present new ideas and solutions on behalf of the team


A graduate degree in the hard sciences with advanced coursework in statistics

6-12+ years of professional analytical modelling experience, solving problems relevant to the problems we solve at Company

Expert proficiency with one or more statistical programming languages such as R or SAS; additional experience writing intermediate SQL queries for data extraction preferred

Strong written and verbal communication skills: ability to clearly articulate ideas to both technical and non-technical audiences, strong presentation skills with comfort presenting to executive audiences

Strong analytical, critical thinking, and creative problem solving skills

Strong time and project management skills with the ability to oversee and manage project teams to meet project deliverables inclusive of delegating work, setting clear goals, providing coaching and feedback, and managing customer expectations

Direct and effective experience managing junior analytical professionals preferred

Employment Type: Permanent
Work Hours: Full Time

Pay: $110,000 to $145,000 USD
Pay Period: Annual
Other Pay Info: Bonus

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