Regions Bank Big Data/Predictive Analytics - Consumer in Birmingham, Alabama

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Job Description:

At Regions, the Big Data/Predictive Analytics Analyst answers deep-lying questions and uncovers new opportunities by leveraging analytic practices to design, build new, creative, high impact analytic solutions. Researches, designs, implements and validates algorithms to analyze diverse sources of data to achieve targeted outcomes.

Responsibilities

  • Works with business leaders to identify high impact opportunities

  • Manages projects to timely conclusions

  • Communicates analytic findings to diverse audiences

  • Works with Information Technology (IT) to access, explore and condition data

  • Implements and validates analytic solutions

  • Develop and deploy solutions using data analysis, data mining, optimization tools, machine learning techniques and statistics

  • Primary focus is on daily deliverable of routine and defined outputs, while at the same time developing knowledge of the broader context in which the work is being performed

This position is exempt from timekeeping requirements under the Fair Labor Standards Act and is not eligible for overtime pay.

Minimum Requirements

  • Masters degree in operations research, applied statistics, data mining, machine learning or related quantitative discipline

  • Three (3) years experience with big data, data management platform (DMP), and real-time decision systems

Preferences

  • Ph.D. in operations research, applied statistics, data mining, machine learning or related quantitative discipline

Skills and Competencies

  • Strong business acumen with the ability to communicate with both business and IT leaders

  • Deep understanding of statistical and predictive modeling concepts, machine learning approaches, clustering and classification techniques, and recommendation and optimization algorithms

  • Expertise in analyzing large, complex, multi-dimensional datasets using a variety of tools like Statistical Analysis System (SAS), R or Statistical Package for the Social Sciences (SPSS)

  • Comfortable with both relational databases and Hadoop-based data mining frameworks

  • Advanced SQL skills and familiarity with Python, Java, C/C++, etc.

  • Strong communication skills through data visualizations, written and oral presentations

  • Experience interacting with business, technical and quantitative groups

  • Ability to work closely with internal and external partners

Location:

Birmingham, Alabama

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About Regions

At Regions, our culture focuses on five core values that are a commitment to how we will do business:

  • Put people first

  • Do what is right

  • Focus on your customer

  • Reach higher

  • Enjoy life

Through these values, our mission to make life better drives our desire to improve and make a positive difference in the communities where we work and live through financial investments and volunteering.

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