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Analytical Consultant - Virtual (ATX)

Job Number: 187260

Austin, Texas

Overview

Experian is the world’s leading global information services company, unlocking the power of data to create opportunities for consumers, businesses and society. For more than 125 years, we’ve helped consumers and clients prosper, and economies and communities flourish – and we’re not done. Experian has operated at the center of Big Data since before the phrase was coined. Few companies can offer information services on an equivalent scale. Experian has been named to Forbes Magazine’s Top 100 list of the “World’s Most Innovative Companies” for 4 years in a row. We have 16,000 people operating across 37 countries, and every day we’re investing in new technologies, talented people and innovation to help create a better tomorrow.

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Success Profile

Experian Technology is central to the future success of Experian. Whether developing a new product, enhancing a SaaS solution or securing our networks from external threats, you have a critical role to play. When looking for new talent to join our technical teams, we look for individuals with the following traits:

  • Innovation 9
  • Problem-Solver 9
  • Presenter 8
  • Technologically savvy 10
  • Confident 6
  • Independent 4
Traits are on a scale of 0 to 10

Addtional Traits

  • Adaptable
  • Analytical
  • Collaborative
  • Communicator
  • Creative
  • Curious
  • Insightful
  • Organized
  • Persuasive
  • Problem-solver
  • Relationship expertise
  • Results-driven
  • Team player
  • Technologically savvy
  • Enthusiastic

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Responsibilities

Description

Clarity Services, a part of Experian, is the leading source of alternative credit data in the subprime lending industry. By leveraging alternative data, our market- savvy data analysts are discovering trends and providing our clients innovative solutions for fraud, banking information, credit, compliance, prospecting and portfolio management.

At Clarity Services, we don’t just give you data – we give you insights.

We are hiring an Analytical Consultant for our growing Clarity Analytics team. The Analytical Consultant will design, deliver, and provide analytical consultation as required for Clarity analytical engagements, including proof of concept tests, score validations, product development, portfolio profiling, and risk and trend analysis. The candidate must have the ability to perform exploratory data analysis and determine whether the data quality is sufficient for the project objective. Analysts in this role will develop a deep knowledge of the Clarity’s database, products, and the non-prime lending industry.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Serve as an analytical consultant for complex client deliveries/implementation.
  • Lead/execute analytical projects from design and data integrity evaluation through solution documentation and implementation.
  • Collaborate with internal and external clients to determine the appropriate analysis parameters and performance measures to apply, as well as requirements for decision tool and strategy implementation and monitoring.
  • Perform basic and advanced analytics to facilitate projects and work with large data sets to standardize them for analysis.
  • Interpret results of analyses; identify trends, issues, and recommends alternatives to support client objectives.
  • Identify and secures additional opportunities with clients.
  • Work collaboratively with sales and marketing to understand client needs and provide viable analytical solutions.
  • Support field sales force and marketing organization by providing analytical and consulting expertise.
  • Support the senior management of the department to meet the established department goals.

Knowledge, Experience & Qualifications

Knowledge, Experience & Qualifications:

This position requires a highly motivated, energetic, and positive person with the following skills and experience:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Statistics or Math (Master’s Degree preferred)
  • Three+ years of business experience, preferably in the financial industry / risk management or in statistical modeling / data analysis
  • Proficiency in SAS and SQL
  • Experience working with and manipulating large data sets in SAS a plus
  • Must be able to work under tight deadlines and changing priorities
  • Statistical modeling / data analysis experience including data manipulation experience
  • Excellent problem solving, communication, leadership, and project management skills
  • The ability to present to all levels of management within Experian – Clarity and to our clients
  • A willingness to travel – 10% is the norm but could be up to 25%
  • Virtual or telecommute work arrangements available

Benefits

  • Healthcare

    Experian offers comprehensive coverage with flexible options for you as well as your spouse/domestic partner and eligible dependents. This includes medical, dental and vision insurance, health care savings and spending accounts, dependent care FSA, health & wellness program, and telemedicine.

  • Personal Finance Protection

    We offer several benefits that strengthen your financial protection such as a 401k plan with an employer match, an employee stock purchase plan, life & additional insurance coverage.

  • Continuing Education

    We invest in your professional future through our education assistance program and many professional development programs. We also grant 20 scholarships to high school seniors each year to children of Experian employees.

  • Time Off

    We offer flexible time off in addition to corporate holidays, sick days and paid volunteer time off.

  • Family Support

    Experian supports your life outside the office with benefits such as our new parental leave policy covering time off for birth mothers as well as birth fathers and mothers/fathers of adoptive or foster children, adoption assistance, and pet insurance.

  • Our Culture

    Experian employees enjoy many other benefits through our employee discounts, company sponsored activities, and flexible total rewards packages. Many of our office locations provide onsite amenities such as fitness centers, game rooms, cafeterias and free snacks in break rooms. We support work/life balance with convenient offices in several metropolitan locations and flexible work arrangements when possible.

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Quote

“I’m a problem solver, strategist, and security engineer in the Cyber Threat Management realm. The best part of my job is creativity and thinking outside the box is encouraged. I work in a team that enables me to innovate and collaborate with other teams to help drive our organization to a better tomorrow.”

Lauren Alvarez, Security Engineer

“The best part of my job is the people I get to work with and for. I am surrounded with some of the most innovative, smart and down to earth characters in the field.”

Rafael Molina, Sr. Information Security Specialist, EITS

“At Experian, the technology environment is always changing to keep up with the latest technology out there. It’s innovative, yet what’s motivative is that when there is a change in technology, our employees host training sessions because not everyone fully understand the new technology, so we all grow together to find our best way to every solution.”

Wes Hoang, Software Dev Intern

“If you are looking for a workplace to Innovate, grow in professional career and Work with great leaders, then Experian is the best place to be at!”

Dhaval Dagli, Software Developer

“I personally enjoy working with a variety of application and technical experts in trouble-shooting and figuring out why something failed, and/or working with the same caliber of colleagues to implement real-world solutions to ensure that we have a solid environment that is sustainable and meets the needs of the business.”

Kenn Johnson, Interim Manager of Cyber Security Engineering

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