Statistical Modelling Analyst

Recruiter
MERJE
Location
Birmingham, West Midlands
Salary
Up to £35,000
Posted
17 Oct 2018
Closes
16 Nov 2018
Ref
BL/14864
Experience Level
Executive, Graduate, Management
Contract Type
Full time, Permanent

A fantastic opportunity with an established, globally recognised data analytics company who pride themselves on being at the forefront of technology. This is an opportunity to support consultants in the delivery of analytics solutions from your Birmingham base whilst they travel globally to work with a variety of clients on a range of projects. 

This Client does not provide sponsorship.

Key Responsibilities of the Statistical Modelling Analyst:

  • Design, develop and evaluate state-of-the-art statistical, mathematical and predictive models
  • Identify, analyse and cleanse historical data
  • Conduct data-driven, exploratory analysis
  • Experiment with algorithms, models, etc. to discover the optimal solutions
  • Manage projects and priorities effectively
  • Communicate with colleagues as well as internal and external clients

Ideal knowledge and experience for the Statistical Modelling Analyst role:

  • Strong academic background
  • Some professional experience in an analytical role, preferably delivering solutions / in a consulting company / in a project management capacity
  • Experience with one of SAS, R, WPL, Python or similar is essential
  • Ideally some client-facing experience
  • Excellent analytical abilities - quantitative analysis, predictive modelling, data manipulation
  • Experience in Credit Risk, related model development practices, policies, processes is ideal
  • Strong organisation and communication abilities