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Data Scientist

Posted

August 6, 2018

Location

Brewster, NY

Team

Analytics

Term

Permanent, Full-Time

Overview:

Alliant is seeking a Data Scientist to join its Data Science team to build predictive models and perform customer segmentation. The ideal candidate will be data-curious and willing to participate on a team driven to provide direct and digital marketing clients with innovative, profit-building solutions. The successful candidate will have a wide-range of experience building regression models and presenting the results to marketing teams and senior management. Additionally, candidates should be familiar with SAS programming, large-scale databases, PC software, web analytics and database manipulation. This position will report to the Vice President of Data Science and become a key contributor to a skilled predictive modeling and analytics team.

Principle Responsibilities:

  • Build predictive models to meet business requirements of the direct and digital marketers
  • Conduct ad hoc analyses to identify changes, counts and trends in marketing data
  • Produce analyses to compare, validate and improve modeling solutions
  • Evaluate third party data
  • Create novel solutions and products for online and offline marketers

Key Skills and Background:

  • Graduate degree in Statistics, Data Mining, Operations Research or related field
  • 5+ years’ experience building predictive models
  • Extensive experience programming in SAS (Base, STAT and some Macro; or Visual Analytics and Visual Statistics)
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel knowledge and an overall keen understanding of technology
  • Must have experience with large scale database, Unix, R or Python
  • Must have strong quantitative/analytical skills and extensive attention to detail
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Direct and Digital Marketing Industry experience a plus
  • Knowledge of Linux, Hadoop and SQL a plus
  • Must be flexible, detailed, team-oriented, able to work independently as needed and committed to having a good time while doing a great job

About Alliant

Relevant consumer insight drives marketing success. Alliant captures transaction-driven response information from more than 500 brand offers to fuel purchase and behavior profiles on over 270 million consumers. Alliant’s data-driven solutions improve marketing profitability by targeting the most profitable prospects, increasing conversion and loyalty rates, and improving the efficiency of retention and reactivation efforts. The right data matters. In an omnichannel marketing environment Alliant takes clients to the places where consumer response lives. For more information, visit: alliantinsight.com

Alliant has strong corporate culture of innovation and trust and is committed to excellence in everything we do. We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package with great career optionality for professional growth.

The position is based in Alliant’s offices in northern Westchester County, New York. For consideration, please forward your resume and salary requirements to: statjobs@alliantdata.com, Subject Line: Data Scientist.  Alliant is an equal opportunity employer.

Posted

August 6, 2018

Location

Brewster, NY

Team

Analytics

Term

Permanent, Full-Time

The first step to extraordinary service is extraordinary people. We have the industry's best and the brightest, and the entire leadership team works every day to keep it that way.

JoAnne Monfradi Dunn

President & CEO — Alliant

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