Decision Sciences Group, Fifth Third Bank

Position ID: 1920-LDS [#11438, 51335222]
Position Title: Lead Data Scientist
Position Location: Cincinnati, Ohio 45202, United States [map]
Subject Area: Data Science
Application Deadline: (posted 2017/12/01, listed until 2018/03/13)
Position Description:    

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Manage and analyze data to discover hidden insights that provide answers to pressing business problems across various lines of business. Uses data that is both structured and unstructured, have high velocity, volume, and variety looking at it from many angles to determine what it means, and then recommends ways to apply the data. Ability to find rich data sources; manage large amounts of data despite hardware, software, and bandwidth constraints; merge datasources; ensure consistency of datasets; create visualizations to aid in understanding data; build mathematical models using the data; and present and communicate the actionable findings to a wide audience including technical and non-technical businesspartners.

Responsible and accountable for risk by openly exchanging ideas and opinions, elevating concerns, and personally following policies and procedures as defined. Accountable for always doing the right thing for customers and colleagues, and ensures thatactions and behaviors drive a positive customer experience. While operating within the Bank's risk appetite, achieves results by consistently identifying, assessing, managing, monitoring, and reporting risks of all types.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Identify key business problems where data analysis provides insights into solutions and build-out actionable recommendations for business partners and senior leadership
• Lead the development of data solutions in alignment with the goals of line of business partners
• Lead the delivery of data solutions in collaboration with stakeholders across the bank
• Provide insights into the strategic direction using data in alignment with the goals of line of business partners
• Assist in the development of tactical and strategic roadmaps
• Develop data solutions addressing the business initiatives and provide leadership on new product or initiative offerings
• Lead and collaborate with Information Technology and Security in the development, enhancement, and ongoing maintenance of foundational customer data platforms
• Lead the research and development of emerging technology
• Recommend tool selections and identify resources for training and implementation

MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS REQUIRED:
• Master's or Bachelor's degree in statistics, computer science, finance, economics or related field.
• Working knowledge of mathematical and statistical modeling techniques with expert knowledge of their application to specific business problems
• Working knowledge of simulations, stress testing, experimental designs, A/B testing, and/or champion/challenger
• Expert working knowledge of SQL programming across multiple types of platforms
• Expert working knowledge of SAS, SPSS, R, or other related software packages
• Advance working knowledge of distributed processing of very large data sets on computer clusters or Map Reduce
• Advance working knowledge of Hadoop Ecosystem (Hive, Pig, HBase, Oozie, Sqoop, Ambari)
• Advance working knowledge of MS Office including VBA for Access, Excel, PowerPoint, and Word
• Working knowledge of Python, Perl, and Java and machine learning tools
• Working knowledge of Business Intelligence and data visualization software
• Ability to work both individually and as a member of a team.


To apply for this position, please visit the Fifth Third Careers website.

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
 
Fifth Third Center
38 Fountain Square Plaza
1090J1
Cincinnati, OH 45202

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