27 days old

Data Science Manager

Los Angeles, CA 90006
Organization - Applied Intelligence
Travel - 80%
Full-time

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Job Description:

The Manager is responsible for delivery on Public Services analytics projects. This process requires the use of advanced statistical analysis in a Public Services industry.

The key responsibilities include:
Client-facing interaction including providing analyses, recommendations, presentations and advice to clients.
Adapts existing methods and procedures to create possible alternative solutions to moderately complex problems.
Understands the strategic direction set by senior management as it relates to team goals.
Understands client use cases / user stories and maps them to solutions based on best practice.
Uses considerable judgment to determine solution and seeks guidance on complex problems.
Primary upward interaction is with direct supervisor. May interact with peers and/or management levels at a client and/or within Accenture.
Determines methods and procedures on new assignments with guidance.
Decisions often impact the team in which they reside.
Project-based analytics including but not limited to: Machine Learning, Predictive Analytics, Comparative Effectiveness Analysis, Failure Analysis, Big Data Analytics, Optimization, Demand Forecasting, Customer Segmentation, Customer Analytic Record.


Basic Qualifications:
Minimum of bachelors degree required in related field; strong preference for fields of study in the data science, mathematics, economics, statistics, engineering and information management.
Minimum of 5 years delivery experience in advanced modeling environment: strong understanding of statistical concepts and predictive modeling. (e.g., AI neural networks, multi-scalar dimensional models, logistic regression techniques, machine-based learning, big data platforms, SQL, etc.).
Minimum 5 years experience with predictive analytics tools, including at least two of the following: R, SAS, Alteryx, Python, Spark, and Tableau.
Preferred Qualifications:
Minimum of 4 years of experience with consulting or implementing transformational change.
Experience in the analysis of marketing databases using SAS or other statistical modeling tools.
Experience in the following areas: Applied Statistics/Econometrics, Statistical Programming, Database Management & Operations, Digital, Comparative Effectiveness Research.
Possess a blend of marketing acumen, consulting expertise and analytical capabilities that can create value and insights for our clients.
All of our consulting professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. Youll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialization. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialized skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with teammates. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.

Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

Accenture is a Federal Contractor and an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.
Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.


Posted: 2019-07-29 Expires: 2019-08-28

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