Senior Data Analyst - Analytics Incubation

Location: Singapore
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 2746632
Salary: Up to S$85k per annum
Responsibilities
  • Conduct exploratory workshops/meetings with internal stakeholders so as to find data analytics opportunities and their value to the firm.
  • Brainstorm ideas with teams of experienced analysts, developers and business experts to implement opportunities as they are discovered
  • Apply statistical and machine learning techniques to data sets to identify statistical relationships present in large and complex sets of data. Perform descriptive analytics and build compelling predictive and prescriptive models.
  • Aggregate, combine, normalize and cleanse data from a variety of public and proprietary data sources
  • Perform data exploration and analysis on data sets to develop and test working hypotheses and generate commercial insight
  • Go beyond current tools to deliver the best solution to the problem and assist/advise management on the most appropriate statistical methods to apply to a given problem
  • Provide support in communication of modeling results to business leaders and in designing retention strategies
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree, preferably in a technical field (Finance, Statistics, Business Analysis, Computer Science, or related field)
  • Minimum of 5-7 years' work experience working in an analytical or finance environment
  • Strong Python/R, SQL, and Excel skills (including experience of database development, statistical software)
  • Prior consulting experience is desirable
  • Demonstrable experience in design thinking or related facilitation experience is advantageous
  • Exposure/ Experience working on Blockchain will be an added bonus but not required
  • Familiarity with insurance, broking and financial concepts, as well as an entrepreneurial spirit would be advantageous
  • Track-record of independent learning, time management and problem-solving
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively across teams
  • Excellent communication, presentation and negotiation skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to develop and communicate creative solutions to technical problems
If this is not quite right for you but your role is focused on the data ecosystem then get in touch with oliver.wood@xpand.sg - Ollie is our Data / Analytics hiring oracle....

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