CUNA MUTUAL GROUP Data Scientist II - Remote in DES MOINES, Iowa
Job Purpose:In support of B2B sales and product management leadership, work as part of an analytics team to find and interpret rich data sources utilizing data and analytical ability. Manage large amounts of data within hardware, software, and bandwidth constraints, build mathematical models using the data, create visualizations to aid in understanding data, and present and communicate the data insights/findings. Support internal customers by providing actionable insights via data modeling and visualization.Job Responsibilities: Utilize predictive tools to build predictive and prescriptive data models for business useIdentify data sources and understand how the data translates to business resultsInterpret data models in conjunction with exploratory analysis of databasesBuild datasets using advanced SQLSolve complex problems working closely with business and IT professionalsWrite scripts that accomplish defined tasksUtilize tools and procedures for advanced inferential tasksKnow and apply countermeasures for statistical pitfallsInteract across teams and departments to achieve project and department goalsDocument best practices for process consistency across the teamTranslate data findings into actionable business insightsJob Requirements:Bachelor's degree in Analytics, Math, Statistics, Economics or related field. Advanced degree strongly preferred5+ years' directly related analytical experience; 1+ years' experience in a strategic analytics roleStatistics / Mathematics / Computer Science - Quantifying evidence, understanding variation, and building computational toolsAbility to write scripts that accomplish specific tasksUses object-oriented programming constructs, including classes and functionsAbility to use basic version control functionalityKnowledge of tools and procedures for advanced inferential tasksAbility to interpret output, extract p-values, etc.Data Skills - Applying the right transformations to the right data in an acceptable amount of timeAdvanced SQL proficiencyAbility to interpret data models in conjunction with exploratory analysis of a databaseAbility to get data into and out of toolsExperience using SQL, R, Tableau, and/or Alteryx software packagesMachine LearningComfortable using predictive tools and understanding of common best practicesHas at least one machine learning technique with additional depth of knowledgeCommunicationAbility to explain difficult or sensitive information and build consensus and influence#LI-CHCUNA Mutual Group's insurance, retirement and investment products provide financial security and protection to credit unions and their members worldwide. As a dynamic and growing company, we strive to create a culture of performance, high standards and defined values. In return for your skills and contributions, we offer highly competitive compensation and benefit packages, significant professional growth, and the opportunity to win and be rewarded.Please provide your Work Experience and Education or attach a copy of your resume. Applications received without this information may be removed from consideration.CUNA Mutual Group is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.