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Analyst - Decision science

Gurgaon, India
Operations Risk Management

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Job Description

Why American Express?

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Because we believe that the best way to back our customers is to back our people.

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Function Description:
The role is part of Credit and fraud risk decision science team.The broader team is responsible for creating Global credit default models and doing feature engineering for the same

Purpose of the Role:
The selected candidate will be a part of the team that is responsible for development, maintenance and enhancement of Global CDSS and TSR models for customers

The candidate will drive the next generation of customer risk models by leveraging big data, machine learning algorithms and enhanced variable & data intelligence. The candidate will also have to work closely with partners in the risk strategy teams to drive innovations in customer management decisions through development of best in class solutions.

Critical Factors to Success:
Success in the role requires strong analytical mindset ,and detail orientation.Knowledge of Big data and machine learning is a plus.

Past Experience:
Minimum 1 year of experience in analytics with strong focus on modeling solutions.

Academic Background:
MBA or Masters in Technology/Engeineering From a Reputed Institute

Functional Skills/Capabilities:
Knowledge of credit card/financial industry is a plus.Prior modelling experience is required. 

Technical Skills/Capabilities:
Our work mostly requires Python/Pyspark.Prior knowledge of same is a big plus.

Knowledge of Platforms:

Behavioral Skills/Capabilities:
Enterprise Leadership Behaviors
• Set The Agenda: Define What Winning Looks Like, Put Enterprise Thinking First, Lead with an External Perspective
• Bring Others With You: Build the Best Team, Seek & Provide Coaching Feedback, Make Collaboration Essential
• Do It The Right Way: Communicate Frequently, Candidly & Clearly, Make Decisions Quickly & Effectively, Live the Blue Box Values, Great Leadership Demands Courage

ReqID: 19002723
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: Feb 11, 2019, 11:42:26 PM
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