Charles Schwab Business & Marketing Analytics Lead in Austin, Texas
Austin - TX, AUSTINA, 12401 Research Blvd, 78759
We believe that , when done right, investing liberates people to create their own destiny. We are driven by our purpose to champion every client’s goals with passion and integrity. We respect and appreciate the diversity of our employees, our clients, and the communities we serve. We challenge conventions strategically to create value for our clients, our firm and the world. We live and bring to life the concept of ‘own your tomorrow’ every day. We champion our employee strengths, guide their development, and invest in their long-term success. We hire optimistic, results-oriented, curious, innovative, and adaptable people with the desire to help our clients and one another succeed.
As a company, we were established by Chuck at http://www.aboutschwab.com/about/leadership/charles_schwab over 40 years ago to champion Main Street over Wall Street, and to help Americans transform themselves from earners to owners. Through advocacy and innovation, we work to make investing more affordable, accessible and understandable for all. As we enter our fifth decade, we are looking for talented, innovative and driven people who believe they can help themselves, and our clients, create a better future.
Analytics Lead will utilize cutting edge analytic capabilities like multi-touch attribution to help marketing and business partners formulate strategies to optimize investments in media and identify opportunities to grow the business. This role will focus on delivery of analytic findings to drive business outcomes in a fast paced environment.
This role requires combination of data and analytical skills along with a strong understanding of marketing. Ideal candidate should be able to effectively translate data into actionable analytical insights and use data and analytics to tell a persuasive story. This is an individual contributor role.
What you’ll do:
The primary responsibilities include, but not limited to:
Working with business partners to scope analytics projects including identifying resources and assets needed, determining analysis approach, conducting analysis, and describing business implications based on findings
Work independently or collaboratively throughout the complete analytics project lifecycle including data extraction/preparation, analysis and presentation of results
Pro-actively analyzing data to uncover insights that increase business value and impact
Approaching analytical problems with an appropriate blend of statistical/mathematical rigor with practical business intuition; Approaching analyses in multiple ways in order to evaluate approaches and compare results
Holding a point-of-view on the strengths and limitations of statistical models and analyses in various business contexts and is able to evaluate and effectively communicate the uncertainty or limitations in the results
Partnering with technical and non-technical resources across the business to leverage their support and integrate our efforts
Supporting development of tools and infrastructure to scale operations, increase efficiencies, and improve quality of results
What you have:
B.S. degree in Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Economics, Mathematics, Operations Research, Engineering or similar quantitative field
Graduate degree in a quantitative field highly preferred
8+ years’ experience in an analytical role (consulting to external clients and/or internal business partners)
Strong understanding of how analytics supports a large organization including being able to successfully articulate the linkage between business decisions, business objectives, and analytical approaches & findings
Excellent analytical skills with demonstrated ability to solve problems
Strong SAS and SQL programming/data processing experience (including SAS macro programming)
Programming experience in multiple languages and environments (Teradata, Oracle, SAS, R)
Ability to work with large transactional databases across multiple platforms
Outstanding oral and written communication
Strong interpersonal skills to successfully build long-term relationships with colleagues and business partners
Experience in financial services is desirable
What you’ll get:
Everyday Wellness: Healthy Rewards, Onsite Fitness Classes, Healthy Choices, Wellness Champions
Financial Fitness: 401k Match, Employee Discounts, Personalized advice, Brokerage discounts
Work/Life Balance: Sabbatical, New Mothers returning to work Program, Tuition Reimbursement Programs, Time off to volunteer
Inclusion: Employee Resource Groups, Commitment to diversity, Strategic partnerships
Not just a job, but a career, with an opportunity to do the best work of your life
Learn more about Life@Schwab at http://www.aboutschwab.com/careers/lifeatschwab/" .
Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversifying its workforce. It is Schwab's policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), gender identity or expression, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, legally protected medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, military status, citizenship status or any other status that is protected by law.
Relocation Offered?: No
Work Schedule: Days
Languages: English - spoken
Current Licenses / Certifications: None
Relevant Work Experience: Analyst/Strategy-6+ yrs
Position Located In: CO - Lone Tree
Job Type: Full Time
Activation Date: Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Expiration Date: Saturday, July 1, 2017