What you’ll be doing...

Data Scientist: Consumer Analytics & Resource Strategy

The Consumer Analytics & Resource Strategy team is tasked with transforming data into insights and recommendations for core business strategy. This involves sourcing, structuring and analyzing data for the consumer sales channels and then creating and implementing sustainable models to guide strategic action. The team works closely through the complete cycle of effective data analytics including data availability, modelling & analysis, visualization and data-driven storytelling.

You’ll be working within a true big data environment, solving complex technical problems with the assistance of other subject-matter experts, and partnering with other teams to drive Verizon's 2.0 initiatives. With your analytical, big data and reporting expertise, you will deliver business value through business intelligence reporting and analytics by driving insights to actions. You're able to present your insights with confidence, and have the leadership qualities to enable other teams to learn how to analyze the data. You’ll also connect various data locations to stage data before visualizations. The business insights and recommendations you provide will help to improve performance.

  • Identifying business problems and developing analytic techniques to provide solutions to external teams.
  • Driving multiple technical and data-related projects of varying scopes and complexities.
  • Interfacing with other business units within Verizon, vendors, and executives to represent and drive our organization's strategy.
  • Using data visualization and other data-gathering methods to either provide internal strategic direction or guide decisions for other teams.

What we’re looking for...

You are good with numbers and you love to dig into data to find the story. Designing reports and dashboards is a fun afternoon for you. You’re able to translate numbers into compelling stories---and tailor your presentation and recommendations to the audience function and level to meet their needs. You are detail-oriented and know how to focus on what really matters. You have understanding and visualizing just the right way to share data and practical insights so that people can understand. You enjoy aligning various work streams to ensure the same vision and goal is achieved. You have experience investigating and solving complex technical problems and data discrepancies, and are a leader and strategic planner.

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Six or more years of experience in quantitative data science.
  • Experience in R and/or Python, Time Series Analysis, and Discrete Optimization.
  • Willingness to travel up to approximately 25%.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree in Business, Marketing, Information Systems, Analytics/Business Intelligence, Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, or in a related field.
  • Experience working with business intelligence systems to provide diagnostic self-serve information to clients and business units.
  • Program management experience.
  • Experience with SQL/NoSQL or equivalent program.
  • Experience with WAN IP protocols, Wireless technologies or Passive Optical Networking.
  • Experience with carrier-grade router hardware (e.g. Cisco, Juniper, Brocade).
  • Business intelligence/visualization software experience (e.g. Tableau, Splunk, or Kibana)
  • Data mining, preparation and modeling experience.
  • Experience supporting wireless distribution channels operationally or in sales
  • Managing multiple high-visibility projects with multiple stakeholders.
  • Statistical analysis language experience, including SAS, Minitab, SPSS
  • Experience in Design of Experiments, A/B Testing, Natural Language Processing.
  • Experience with one or more mapping programs such as ArcGIS, TAS, Maptitude

When you join Verizon...

You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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