Education and Experience
Post graduate degree in Economics/ Statistics/Mathematics/Similar Quantitative Discipline/MBA from a Premier Institution is a MUST
2-4years of experience in data modeling and predictive analytics, with software tools &packages like SAS (BASE, Unix, Stat, Eminer, Eguide, Model Manager), R and SQL is a must.
Expertise of Decision Sciences areas (predictive modeling, data mining, deep-dive strategic analysis) would be an added advantage.
Expert Knowledge on visualisation tool like Tableau /Qlikview / D3 are helpful
Work closely with business partners to understand project requirement and
Performing complex data processing using SAS, Access, or other ETL tools
Combining in-depth business knowledge, insights, and techniques such as data visualization, cross-tabs, statistical tests, and data mining techniques to identify insights and trends
Apply standard and cutting-edge techniques (statistical modeling, data mining, optimization) to identify what drives business metrics.
Comparison of techniques using validation to arrive at the best model using SAS, R.
Handle multiple projects in parallel with an eye to final packaging or finished deliverables
(Projects can range from Strategic analysis to Data modelling to Prescriptive analysis).
Communication of findings, concerns, ideas, project management elements to multiple stakeholders in an offshore-onshore environment