Programmer Analyst - Strategic Anlysis & Data Mangement

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Job Description

Function Description:
Programmer Analyst - Data management professional in support of a best in class analytic ecosystem for New Accounts 
Purpose of the Role:
As a data management professional you will help create the best customer experience and give American Express a competitive advantage through the delivery of high quality ready to use data for analytics which drive new account strategy. You will be vital to our company’s ability to derive value from our closed loop network and set the tone for how we manage, leverage, and win using one of our most powerful tools, our data.
You will improve and report data quality metrics while developing new capabilities that give insight into both the completeness and quality of our data.
Facilitate the ingestion of new data into the New Accounts Data Repository. 
• Maintain a governed approach to effective data management
• Adhere to standards, requirements, reporting, and specifications for data quality controls as part of the data lifecycle
• Identify and advocate for opportunities to improve the quality of data, through process and system improvements
• Works closely with business partners to ensure data analytic needs are met
• Build foundational reports and data insights
• Handle manipulation of large datasets on SAS, Teradata and Hadoop to ensure faster data analysis
• Leverage different business intelligence tools like Tableau & custom tools to create and manage various business intelligence products

Critical Factors to Success:

• Motivated, self-starter
• Strong expertise in data, project and time management
• Strategic and creative problem solving
• Efficient communication
• Consistent accuracy and attention to detail


Past Experience:
• Proven track record managing multiple projects with tight deadlines 
• 1-3 years experience in Data Management discipline
• Demonstrated ability to decipher and organize large amounts of data 
• Ability to extrapolate conclusions from large data sets
• An analytical mindset with good communication and problem-solving skills
• Prepare detailed reports for management and other departments by analyzing and interpreting data
• Experience in Financial industry a plus 
Academic Background:

• Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field

Functional Skills/Capabilities:

• Analytics
• Data Management
• Agile Development Methodology 
• Project Management 

Technical Skills/Capabilities:
• Agile Development experience 
• Teradata
• Hive / Pig / Python
• Hadoop 
• Yellowbrick
• Tableau
• MS tools ie Excel, PowerPoint
• APIs
• Clickstream / Adobe

Knowledge of Platforms:
• Linux
• SQL databases
• Big Data – Hadoop
• Web development 

Behavioral Skills/Capabilities:
• Team Player - Seek & Provide Coaching Feedback, Make Collaboration Essential
• Communicator - Do It The Right Way: Communicate Frequently, Candidly & Clearly
• Decisive - Make Decisions Quickly & Effectively, Live the Blue Box Values 
• Organized - Excellent organizational skills

ReqID: 19020099
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: Dec 4, 2019, 1:20:56 AM