Location : Gurgaon
Experience : 0 – 2 yrs
Job Title Associate Analyst, Advanced Analytics
Requisition Number 14499BR
Budget Business Unit Global Products and Solutions
MasterCard Advisors is the professional services arm of MasterCard Worldwide and, since 1997, has been at the forefront of MasterCard’s differentiation, innovation and success.
Advanced Analytics (AA) is charged with generating data driven analytical solutions which include; predictive models, behavioral segmentation frameworks, campaign success measurement, profitability analyses, ad hoc reporting and data visualizations. We leverage over 10 petabytes of transaction data (2+ billion cards, 36+ million merchant locations, 210 countries/territories generating over 80 billion transactions per year).
The Media/Digital Analytics Team within the AA organization leverages transaction data, 3rd party data (eg. social media, weather data, etc.) and big data analytics/technologies to create actionable solutions/insights which enable advertisers to target Audiences and measure the effectiveness of their digital ad campaigns.
Required Skills & Abilities
Analytics & Insight
# Highly organized with great attention to detail
# Research and development of quantitative based solutions to support business partners
# Creatively develop & synthesize insights into actions
# Sound understanding of statistical analysis and predictive modeling
# Ability to pick up new tools and technologies
# Exposure to Hadoop, Python, Hive, Impala, SQL & SAS is a plus
# Experience with PC and UNIX environments
# Excellent oral and written communication skills
# Aptitude in displaying and communicating data analysis
# Demonstrate active listening
Team Contribution and Engagement Management
# High energy level; flexible, adaptive and inquisitive
# Valued team contributor and team player
# Well planned, organized & structured to manage time & work effectively
# Uses coaching & development effectively
Education, Qualifications and Experience
Education Needed: B.A/B.S in a quantitative field (e.g., Computer Science, Statistics, Econometrics, Engineering, Mathematics, Operations Research).
Experience Needed: This position requires
# Proven problem solving skills
# Ability to tell a story with data.
# Strong Proficiency in MS-Excel and PowerPoint.
# Ability to manage projects, prioritize, and perform multiple tasks simultaneously
# Exposure to Python, SQL, SAS – a plus
Directly Reports to: Serge Bernard
Location : Purchase, NY (Greater NYC Metro Area)
Work Location India – Gurgaon
Location Map Link Gurgaon, India