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Discover. A brighter future.
With us, you’ll do meaningful work from Day 1. Our collaborative culture is built on three core behaviors: We Play to Win, We Get Better Every Day & We Succeed Together. And we mean it — we want you to grow and make a difference at one of the world's leading digital banking and payments companies. We value what makes you unique so that you have an opportunity to shine.
Come build your future, while being the reason millions of people find a brighter financial future with Discover.
Employer: Discover Bank
Job Title: Lead Data Science Analyst (multiple openings)
Job Location: Riverwoods, Illinois (and various, unanticipated locations throughout the U.S.)
Job Type: Full Time
Duties: Responsible for working closely with management to execute analytical initiatives. Responsible for solving business problems by leveraging techniques such as segmentation, optimization, advanced analytics and machine learning. Telecommuting is permissible pursuant to company policies.
Requirements: Employer will accept a Bachelor's degree, or its foreign equivalent, in Analytics, Engineering, Mathematics, Economics, Statistics, Public Policy, or in a related field and 48 months of experience in the job offered or in a related occupation. Alternatively, employer will accept a Master’s degree, or its foreign equivalent, in Analytics, Engineering, Mathematics, Economics, Statistics, Public Policy, or in a related field and 24 months of experience in the job offered or in a related occupation. Including 48 months of experience in the following with a Bachelor’s degree OR including 24 months of experience in the following with a Master’s degree: Working with data analysis tools including SQL and Python; Web Scraping in Python utilizing Pandas, and BeautifulSoup; Machine learning in Python using Numpy and SKLearn; Advanced Excel skills including stat modeling, forecasting and prediction, Pivot Tables and data visuals; Segmentation analysis or Regression analysis.
Position eligible for incentives under Employee Referral Program
Rate of Pay: The base pay for this position generally ranges between $110,594.00 to $140,000.00. Additional incentives may be provided as part of a market competitive total compensation package. Factors, such as but not limited to, geographical location, relevant experience, education, and skill level may impact the pay for this position. We also offer a range of benefits and programs based on eligibility. Learn more at MyDiscoverBenefits.com
QUALIFIED APPLICANTS: Please apply directly through our website by clicking on “Apply Now.” No calls. Equal Opportunity Employer/disability/vet .
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All Discover employees place our customers at the very center of our work. To deliver on our promises to our customers, each of us contribute every day to a culture that values compliance and risk management.
Discover is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Discover is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or other legally protected status. (Know Your Rights)