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SQL Analyst/Manager

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We are looking for a long term contractor in Jersey City. The right candidate will have excellent analytics skills and must have experience with SQL and SAS.

Our client is looking for a resourceful and motivated individual to join their Strategic Analytics team. This team leads the initiative to harness customer data in addressing strategic issues that materially impact our business. The primary responsibility for the Manager is monitoring and optimizing the performance of analytical systems and projects. The successful candidate will have strong interpersonal skills in addition to technical ability.

Why is it exciting to work here?

This position will expose you to the challenges of practical business analytics, such as incomplete data, large data sets, unstructured data, high variance and multiple objective functions. You will need to be a creative problem solver with great attention to detail and can work well on teams.

This is a great opportunity to get first-hand experience at a fast-moving media company with a rich data set consisting of millions of customers from numerous channels making decisions during their life cycles.

Duties and Responsibilities:

· Develop reports and monitor the performance of predictive models in production
· Diagnose the sources of variances and develop remedies to ensure the stability of analytical systems
· Produce analyses of models identifying opportunities for optimization and improvement in methodology
· Provide regular updates to management and business partners on the performance of predictive models and insights learned from such models
· Manage projects to launch new predictive models
· Work with IT and vendors to plan and execute projects
· Work with analysts to develop improvement strategy and execution plan

Requirements:

· 3-4 years of demonstrated experience in project or program management in an IT setting
· BS or MS in Computer Science, Engineering, Statistics or related fields
· Prior experience with statistical analysis and modelling
· Familiarity with databases, SAS and SQL
· Desire and ability to collaborate with business and IT partners
· Experience in systems administration or technical support highly valued
· Must have legal right to work in the U.S.

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