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Data Scientist

American Express
Sussex, WI 53089
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Dont just follow digital trends, Help create one. As a Data Scientist, you will be part of a team responsible for development and execution of world class forecasting and planning models. These techniques will be accomplished with regular utilization of decision science, as well as analyzing and communicating various demand components while partnering to identify optimization opportunities. Primary business functions supported are: Global New Accounts, Global Credit and Fraud Network. Additional support may be required for other Global Services Group functions. The Data Scientist must demonstrate outstanding thought leadership, collaboration and partnership with multiple functional teams including; Risk Management, Finance, Operations, MIS, Contact & Capacity Management and Technology partners while effectively supporting long and short term forecasting accuracy, and day to day oversight of the global demand environment. Responsibilities include: * Development and maintenance of forecasting models for Global New Accounts, Global Credit and Fraud Network * Leverage existing and identify new data sources to perform complex modeling and decomposition strategies to generate insights and influence stakeholders * Develop, interrogate, question and validate data modeling inputs and outputs * Manage in a Global 24x7 environment with the potential for planning and executing in crisis/contingency plan situations * Establish and maintain strong relationships with Business partners, ensuring regular communication and insights on Plan execution * Manage relationships with a diverse, cross-functional and remotely located teams to successfully achieve goals Offer of employment with American Express is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background verification check, subject to applicable laws and regulations. * University degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, Operations Research, or a related field * Strong working knowledge of forecasting and planning models/methodologies * Demonstrated applied experience with R, Python, SQL or SAS programming is required * Proven track record of working on different Machine Learning projects; high positions in Kaggle and other machine learning competitions are preferred * Statistical modeling and forecasting, and application of quantitative and research methods are required * Demonstrated ability to synthesize large data sets into actionable insights * Demonstrated experience driving results in matrixed and global organization * Demonstrated thought leadership along with strong analytical and problem solving skills with high degree of finance acumen and/or mathematical aptitude * Proven experience in supporting reporting and analytics * Strong understanding of contact center management a plus *Why American Express?*** Theres a difference between having a job and making a difference. American Express has been making a difference in peoples lives for over 160 years, backing them in moments big and small, granting access, tools, and resources to take on their biggest challenges and reap the greatest rewards. Weve also made a difference in the lives of our people, providing a culture of learning and collaboration, and helping them with what they need to succeed and thrive. We have their backs as they grow their skills, conquer new challenges, or even take time to spend with their family or community. And when theyre ready to take on a new career path, were right there with them, giving them the guidance and momentum into the best future they envision. Because we believe that the best way to back our customers is to back our people. The powerful backing of American Express. Dont make a difference without it. Dont live life without it.** To complete your application please click on the links below. However, if you require any assistance with the completion of this process or need any reasonable adjustments to be made then please contact the Recruitment Team onrecruitment.support.uk@aexp.comor 00800 83 000038 (for Russia based candidates 810 800 83 000038). #LI-FM1 **Job** *Technologies* **Title:** *Data Scientist* **Location:** *GBR-East Sussex-Brighton* **Requisition ID:** *19014408*

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Posted: 2019-08-05 Expires: 2019-09-04

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Data Scientist
7th2018 - Data Scientist
Overall Rating: 7/220
Median Salary: $111,840

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