Senior Analyst - Analytics

Summary

Salary
Starting salary will be based on experience and credentials
Team
Data Science
Location
Chicago - USA

Description

The Senior Analyst - Analytics supports the business to deliver insights and actionable analysis that drive profitable decision making. 

Accountabilities

As the Senior Analyst -  Analytics you will have 7 main functions: 1. Consult with business partners to create relevant and meaningful outputs that enable data sharing and aid decision making2. Use creativity along with common data science modeling concepts3. Enable regular data sharing of key metrics across the business4. Manage product output roadmap for designated areas of remit5. Effectively communicate complex concepts to business partners6. Maintain relationship with Global data team7. Partner with team members to bring to life – visualize and tell story
Specifically you will be responsible for the following:Consult with business partners to create relevant and meaningful outputs that enable data sharing and aid decision making
  • Partner with Sales, Marketing, Finance, Supply Chain, and Planning teams to build models and data pipelines that answer key questions in relation to the respective business units
  • Prepare regular and ad hoc analysis using KPIs to support business objectives
  • Use visualization tools to share and communicate updates and key learnings
  • Continually look for insights and signals within the data and translate to the business

Support planning and decision-making with a focus on the effectiveness of investments
  • Bring together financials, non-financial metrics as well as external data from a variety of data sources
  • Effectively communicate complex concepts used in analyses and provide actionable insights and recommendations for future investment opportunities
  • Summarize and present findings to business partners
  • Seek opportunities to apply data science techniques that will enable better, quicker decision making in the business

Manage product output roadmap for designated areas of remit
  • Provide input in the project prioritization process
  • Responsible for managing assigned projects, driving creative solutions, and ensuring all key deliverables are met

Special projects and ad hoc analysis as needed
  • Relish the opportunity to pick up new activities that fall broadly in the purpose of the role
  • Make improvements and efficiencies to existing processes, specifically through automation in Google Cloud Platform
  • Identify problems and find solutions

Skills

This is what we need you to have
  • 3 – 5 years with demonstrated competence in statistical analytics with experience working in a highly analytical role and a bachelor’s degree completed
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills gained
  • Experience fully managing projects from start to finish with little direction
  • Prior experience working with a Sales and Marketing organization, while partnering with Finance teams
  • Advanced MS Excel and PowerPoint is required
  • Experience with programming languages (such as Python preferred or Ruby)
  • Experience with statistical programming languages (such as R or Python’s scikit-learn, TensorFlow)
  • Experience with advanced statistical techniques (Ridge/Lasso regression, Mixed Models, GAMs, etc.) and common machine learning algorithms (Decision Trees/Random Forrest, XGboost, Clustering, Naïve Bayes, etc.),
  • Ability to clearly communicate and present statistical analysis along with data visualization
  • Experience using data visualization software such as Tableau, Google Data Studio, Looker, R-Shiny
  • Intellectually curious, relish the opportunities to pick up new activities, make improvements and efficiencies to existing processes, and identify problems and find solutions

It would be helpful if you also had some of these:
  • Master’s degree in a technical field
  • Experience with Retail analytics
  • Experience using cloud computing platforms, such as Google Cloud or AWS

Benefits

Dyson US monitors the market to ensure competitive salaries, holidays and retirement plans. Beyond that, you’ll also enjoy profit-related bonuses and life and disability cover. But financial rewards are just the start of a Dyson career. Rapid professional growth, leadership development and new opportunities abound, driven by regular reviews and dynamic workshops. And with a vibrant culture, the latest devices and a relaxed dress code reflecting our engineering spirit, it’s an exciting team environment geared to fueling and realizing ambition.
Dyson is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with Dyson and need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, please send an e-mail with your contact information, the job number of the position for which you are interested in applying, and the nature of your request to careers.us@dyson.com or call (312) 706-2260. Determinations of requests for reasonable accommodation are made on a case-by-case basis.

Posted: 10 May 2019