Posted: Wednesday, November 8, 2017 7:14 AM
The Finance Data Scientist role is responsible for modeling complex problems, discovering insights and identifying opportunities through the use of statistical, algorithmic, mining and visualization techniques. In addition to advanced analytical skills, this role will also be proficient at integrating and preparing large, varied datasets and communicating results. This role works closely with other Finance business units, IT, data owners/stewards, industry experts and the Process Improvement and Control team to turn data into critical information and knowledge that can be used to make sound organizational decisions.
:4 year degree required, advanced degree in mathematics, statistics, engineering, computer science or related field preferred
:Experience with SAS software such as Financial Management, Enterprise Guide, Forecast Server, Enteprise Miner and Visual Analytics or data management and programming skills including extracting, manipulating and processing complex, high:volume, high:dimensionality data from multiple sources, familiarity with unstructured and Big Data (a plus)
:Familiarity with relational databases, SQL, Web Focus (a plus)
:Excellent oral and written communication skills
:Ability to present findings in a way that can be easily understood by business counterparts
:Creative, innovative and analytical
:Independent and able to work on multiple initiatives at the same time
:Strong work ethic
:Basic understanding of railroad industry data and systems
PHYSICAL JOB REQUIREMENTS
General office environment; may be required to travel. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to sit (remain stationary within work area) and use hands to finger, handle, feel and reach. The employee is occasionally required to move about (stand, walk). The employee must occasionally lift and/or transport up to 10 pounds.
The above job description is intended to describe the general content of and requirements for the performance of this job. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements.
Location: Chicago, IL
Education Experience: Bachelors Required; Masters Desired
Employment Experience: Entry Level (0:3 Years)
Employment Status: Employee (Full:Time)
FLSA Status: Exempt
Direct Reports: No
TTX Company is a leading provider of railcars and related freight car management services to the North American rail industry. TTX's pool of railcars is ideal for supporting shippers in the intermodal, automotive, paper and forest, metals, machinery, wind energy and other markets where flatcars, boxcars and gondolas are required.
TTX Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.
• Location: Chicago
• Post ID: 81106107 chicago