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Senior Modeler

Location
Illinois
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
7 Sep 2023

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.

Job Description:

At Discover, be part of a culture where diversity, teamwork and collaboration reign. Join a company that is just as employee-focused as it is on its customers and is consistently awarded for both. We're all about people, and our employees are why Discover is a great place to work. Be the reason we help millions of consumers build a brighter financial future and achieve yours along the way with a rewarding career.

Responsible for developing predictive models to provide modeling solutions to Discover's business partners. Designs and develops models, utilizing machine learning and other algorithms.

Presents the results of mathematical modeling and data analysis to management or other end users.

Responsibilities

  • Researches and leverages state-of-the-art modeling techniques; participates in modeling innovation.
  • Leverages extensive, deep technical knowledge and leadership skills to drive the development of data science solutions and implements data-driven recommendations and outcomes.
  • Maintains a high level of competency in statistical and analytical principles, tools and techniques, and supports the advancement of the "best-in-class" analytical capabilities to unlock new capabilities and performance, and quickly adapts to modern modeling techniques. Demonstrates knowledge in analytical tools.
  • Accumulates business and data-domain knowledge.

Minimum Qualifications :

At a minimum, here's what we need from you:

  • Master's Degree in Statistics, Math, Computer Science, Engineering, Economics, or related quantitative field
  • 2+ years of experience in developing data-based analytical solutions, or related field

Preferred Qualifications:

If we had our say, we'd also look for:

  • Ph.D. in Statistics, Math, Computer Science, Engineering, Economics, or related quantitative field
  • 4+ years of experience in the financial service industry and modeling, or related field

Compensation:

The base pay for this position generally ranges between $118,500.00 to $166,100.00. 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.

Benefits:

We also offer a range of benefits and programs based on eligibility. These benefits include:

  • Paid Parental Leave

  • Paid Time Off

  • 401(k) Plan

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, & Health Savings Account

  • STD, Life, LTD and AD&D

  • Recognition Program

  • Education Assistance

  • Commuter Benefits

  • Family Support Programs

  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan

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What are you waiting for? Apply today!

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)

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Details

  • Job Reference: 1108274006-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2023
  • Recruiter: Discover Financial Services
  • Location: Illinois
  • Salary: On Application
  • Job Type: Permanent