Junior Analytics Consultant

  • Corios, LLC
  • Portland, OR, USA
  • Apr 16, 2018
Full-time Analytics Big Data Data Analysis Data Management Data Science ETL Information Technology (IT) Python SAS SQL

Job Description

If you're fascinated with predicting consumer behavior, and you enjoy delivering insights from your analysis to influence important decisions, you should learn more about Corios LLC. We're a Portland, Oregon-based management analytics consultancy, and we want to hire bright, inquisitive analysts who enjoy solving challenging predictive analytics problems.

At Corios, we tell the stories the numbers can't; we believe business decisions are influenced not only by the measurement of behavior, but by synthesizing data-driven insights along with our past experience in order to deliver the most relevant interpretation and client recommendations possible.

About the Junior Analytics Consultant role

The Junior Analytics Consultant is an entry-level analytics consulting role with promotion potential in a growing organization. The qualified candidate will prepare and analyze data, interpret results, document findings and recommendations, and participate in client meetings and workshops. Additionally, they will be expected to coordinate, prepare, and manage project documents and deliverables for the project manager; analyze the current state of the client's business; identify gaps and deficiencies, and develop recommendations for improvement.

Outside of project work, the qualified candidate will develop and evaluate company procedures, controls and guidelines, to maximize efficiency and ensure that the business operates at full functionality.

Required skills, knowledge, experience

Qualified candidates should possess most of the following skills, knowledge and experience:

  • Data Analysis and Management
  • Development of ETL code
  • Programming: relevant platforms include SAS, SQL, Python
  • Excellent Verbal Communication
  • Self-motivated and efficient time management
  • Operating systems: Windows, Linux

Skills Desired

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, Access)
  • UNIX shell/Python scripting
  • SAS programming skills, including SAS PROC SQL, SAS Data Step, and SAS Macro programming skills
  • Understanding and usage of SAS Enterprise Guide and SAS Stored Processes
  • Working knowledge of SAS BI Web Services
  • Experience with data in financial services, insurance, retail, and energy business
  • Experience with Hadoop/No-SQL data stores
  • Database clients
  • Jupyter Notebooks

Qualifications

  • Geography: This position is based at company headquarters in Portland, Oregon. Management’s strong preference is for candidates already located in our metropolitan area.
  • 1+ years of experience in financial services, energy, and/or insurance fields.
  • Bachelors Degree in mathematics, finance, economics, statistics, data science, or computer science
  • Commitment: Full time, 40-50 hours/week.  
  • Travel: the basic expectation for travel within North America is 10 to 40%.
  • Candidates are required to pass a background screen including a criminal history, reference check and drug screen. Corios LLC is a drug-free employer.

About Corios

Our clients are leading financial services, energy and retailing companies in North America and around the world. Corios helps our clients make important decisions about customer acquisition, lifecycle marketing, utilization, retention, pricing, delinquency, debt recovery, capacity planning, and financial crime detection and prevention. To meet those objectives, we leverage deep expertise in predictive analytics, statistics, econometrics, forecasting, experimental design and mathematical optimization, and the business processes that leverage those analytical disciplines.

Corios values its employees! Located in downtown Portland near fantastic restaurants and breweries, our team members enjoy convenient access to public transportation, ergonomic sit-stand desks, an open office with loads of ambient light, and a work environment where we enjoy supporting each other along with sharing good laughs and great food.

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance 100% employer paid for employees, with the option to extend benefit participation to employee dependents/spouse/partner
  • Short-and Long-Term Disability and Life Insurance paid 100% by employer
  • Simple IRA with company match
  • Generous paid time off program
  • Flexible work schedules
  • Professional Development Opportunities
  • Parking/Public transit and gym reimbursement