is a global leader in providing analytical and information services to organizations and customers. As part of our strategy, we aim to be a trusted partner for consumers, businesses and other organizations, helping them to achieve their goals by providing them with the best tools to manage credit risk and protect against fraud.
Employing 16,500 people and with annual sales of 4.7 billion USD, Experian has offices in 39 countries and supports solutions in more than 80 countries.
This person will be part of a very dynamic, highly motivated and fast-growing Analytics team in Italy and will develop analytical solutions to the benefit of our clients’ and their customers.
He / She will be based in our Rome office.
The role holder must be able to carry out independently at least part of the analysis, to summarize results and present them to clients or to more senior members of Experian.
The successful candidate will be employed either in the Analytics Consultant or in the Senior Analytics Consultant role, based on their actual seniority, experience and skills.
Job Description Consultancy and Analytics
Support and manage other more junior analytical staff in developing robust analytical solutions for different clients, primarily in the financial sector this includes the development of statistical models and ad hoc data analysis
Be responsible for understanding the project’s requirements and for communicating them to more junior staff
Ensure that project deliverables are accurate and meet project scope and objectives
Question results through applied intelligence in a proactive way and interpret them into conclusions and recommendations to clients
Present the project results to clients and / or to more senior members of Experian
Participate in pre-sales and sales meetings with clients to present the results of her / his analytics works
Plan, organize and complete project work to meet team commitments within agreed timescales
Job requirements and qualifications The successful candidate will have :
Strong personal motivation and commitment to results
Degree in quantitative subjects (mathematics, economics, statistics, engineering, physics)
Strong technical and analytical skills
Good experience in the design and implementation of credit risk models
Strong knowledge of statistics and how statistical methodologies are employed in model development
Good knowledge of SAS or other major statistical packages (e.g. WPS, SPSS, R)
Established track record (at least three to four years) of delivering complex analytical projects
Fluent in English both written and spoken with working proficiency
The following abilities and skills will be considered a further advantage :
Previous experience in Advanced Analytics / Machine Learning projects
Working knowledge of Python and / or other relevant programming packages
Previous experience in analytics on Big Data platforms (e.g. Cloudera) and related programming frameworks (e.g. Apache Spark)
Working experience of minimum capital regulation (i.e. Basel II-III) and / or of accounting regulation like IFRS 9 and how it is applied to products and services like those provided by Experian