Senior Manager Analytics

Last updated 18 days ago
Location:Riverwoods, Illinois

Discover. A brighter future.

With Discover, you’ll have the chance to make a difference at one of the world’s leading digital banking and payments companies. From Day 1, you’ll do meaningful work you’re passionate about, with the support and resources you need for success. We value what makes each employee unique and provide a collaborative, team-based culture that gives everyone an opportunity to shine. Be the reason millions of people find a brighter financial future, while building the future you want, here at Discover.

Job Description

Responsible for managing a team that performs advanced operational analytics and provides intelligence and actionable recommendations to solve business issues. Conducts qualitative and quantitative analysis to identify trends, variations, patterns, and insights with the help of customers. Ensures team members produce an accurate and on-time delivery of analyses and recommendations, support implementation and post install validations.

Major Responsibilities

Responsible for managing a team that performs advanced analytics and provides intelligence and recommendations to solve business issues to business partners. Conducts advanced analytic analyses including both qualitative and quantitative to identify trends, variations, patterns, and insights. Ensures team members produce accurate and on-time delivery of analyses and recommendations.

Partners with business and process owners to identify, develop and build strategies based on rigorous data analysis. Presents findings from analyses and makes recommendations to leadership.

Partners with leadership to ensure understanding of requirements and performance levers for each analysis. Identifies value drivers and partners with business and process owners to define success measures.

QUALIFICATIONS

Education - Masters Business, Engineering, Information Technology, Mathematics, Statistics, Economics, Finance, Analytics

Work Experience

Years Experience

6+ years Quantitative/Analytics/Data Science role leading advanced analytics at scale or related

Preferred

8+ years Quantitative/Analytics/Data Science role leading advanced analytics at scale or related

Preferred

1+ years People leadership experience managing a team of analysts Minimum 2+ years People leadership experience managing a team of analysts Preferred

In Lieu of Education

8+ years Quantitative/Analytics/Data Science role with Bachelor's degree in a quantitative/technical field

Bonus Points If You Have

  • 8+ years of experience in quantitative/analytics/data science role leading advanced analytics at scale, or related field
  • 2+ years of experience in people leadership, managing a team of analysts

What are you waiting for? Apply today!

The same way we treat our employees is how we treat all applicants – with respect. Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer (EEO is the law). We thrive on diversity & inclusion. You will be treated fairly throughout our recruiting process and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status in consideration for a career at Discover.