Full Job Description
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.
TITLE: Senior Modeler
DUTIES: Discover Products Inc. seeks Senior Modeler in Riverwoods, IL to research and leverage state of the art modeling techniques; participate in modeling innovation. Leverage extensive, deep technical knowledge and leadership skills to drive the development of data science solutions and implement data-driven recommendations and outcomes. Maintain a high level of competency in statistical and analytical principles, tools and techniques, and support the advancement of the “best-in-class” analytical capabilities to unlock new capabilities and performance, and quickly adapt to modern modeling techniques. Demonstrate knowledge in analytical tools. Accumulate business and data domain knowledge. Promote a risk-aware culture, ensure efficient and effective risk and compliance management practices by adhering to required standards and processes.
REQUIREMENTS: Master’s degree or foreign equivalent in Statistics, Mathematics or a related field and two (2) years of experience in job offered or related position: using statistical methods including decision tree, linear regression, time series, resampling methods, linear model selection, machine learning, data mining, data visualization for large databases and variable reduction; building statistical models and tracking model performance; and utilizing analytical tools and software including SAS, SQL, Essbase, R and Unix.
QUALIFIED APPLICANTS: Please apply directly through our website https://jobs.discover.com for Job ID R1531 by clicking on “Apply Now.” No calls. Equal Opportunity Employer/disability/vet.
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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.
24-Hour Nurse Hotline & Telehealth Services
7 Paid Holidays
Annual Flu Shots
Employee Assistance Program
Flexible Work Environment
Group Auto, Home and Pet Insurance
Healthy Eating Program
Legal Assistance Plan
Onsite Emotional Health Counselors
Onsite Fitness Centers
Onsite Weight Watchers at Work
Paid Parental Leave
Professional and Leadership Development Programs
Service Anniversary Awards
Annual health Evaluation and Health Coaching
Critical Illness Insurance
Health Savings Account, Health Reimbursement Account and Flexible Spending Accounts
Health, Vision and Dental Insurance
Life and Accident Insurance
Long-term and Short-term Disability Insurance
Onsite Health Services Center with Nurse Practitioner
401(k) Savings Plan with Fixed and Matching Contributions
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
“Financial Wellness for You” Learning Programs