Data Scientist (Python/R) People Analytics
Within Deloitte's People Analytics group, we help clients achieve competitive advantage through data and cognitive powered transformations that promote enterprise intelligence, autonomous processes, and precision stakeholder engagement.
As part of Deloitte s Human Capital as a Service (HCAS), Deloitte People Analytics is the premier analytics-powered and platform-enabled cognitive consultancy. Our vision is to be the Analytics Cognitive Consultancy of choice, leading clients to the future of how humans and machines work together through insights enablement, application modernization, advanced value creation, platform transformation, personalized customer engagement and workforce evolution.
In this age of disruption, organizations need to navigate the future with confidence, embracing decision making with clear, data-driven choices that deliver enterprise value in a dynamic business environment. The Deloitte People Analytics team leverages the power of data, analytics, robotics, science and cognitive technologies to uncover hidden relationships from vast troves of data, generate insights, and informed decision-making. Together with the Strategy practice, we help clients transform their business by architecting organizational intelligence programs and differentiated strategies to win in their chosen markets.
Work you ll do
As a Deloitte Data Scientist, you will use data and analytics methods and technologies to help clients interpret data and make informed business decisions. Working collaboratively with diverse clients around the world, you will also provide change management assistance and help clients design business processes that integrate predictive modeling within their existing infrastructure to drive change.
Interest and passion for data analytics, insight extraction, programming, and modeling
Critical thinking to debug programs, create strong variables, iterate modeling techniques, etc.
Curiosity about what the data says and the analytics that extract insights
Perform data manipulation, wrangling, cleansing, and analysis (in Python, R, or SAS)
Knowledge of internal and external data sources
Build, iterate, and validate predictive models using multiple statistical techniques
Interpret, understand, and present results to clients
Provide support and assistance for the implementation of predictive models
Preferable to have additional specialty skills (e.g. text / sentiment analytics, NLP, social media and web scraping, etc.)
Bachelor s degree in statistics, actuarial science or related field of study
2 years of PROFESSIONAL experience with PYTHON and/or R/SAS (not including academic experience/Internships)
Experience working with large data sets
Experience in data wrangling/cleansing, statistical modeling, and programming
Experience with Tableau or similar visualization tool
Up to 25% Travel
Master's Degree in statistics, actuarial science or related field of study
Experience in data mining and predictive modeling experience
Extensive knowledge of tools for data mining and statistics
Experience in HR Analytics
Strong knowledge of MS Office products
Solid statistical understanding
Good oral and written communication skills
Ability to effectively work in a team environment and as an individual
Strong work ethic and desire to help clients improve their businesses
Strong desire for success
Business analytics experience in one or more of the following industries: Insurance, Consumer Products and Packaged Goods, and Human Resources
Modeling expertise using statistical techniques such as logistic and linear regression, decision trees, neural network or clustering techniques
How you ll grow
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