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Senior Business Analyst

R2749

Location

Mumbai

Career Track

Analytics & Data Science

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Senior Business Analyst

R2749

Location

Mumbai

Career Track

Analytics & Data Science

Senior Business Analyst

We’re a data-driven organization, which makes our Analytics and Data Science teams the brains of our operation. We are looking for a thought leader and you demonstrate this by delivering solutions, not just by having ideas. We encourage you to shape the business strategy with data-driven recommendations. A successful candidate has an entrepreneurial spirit and wants to make a big impact.

Why this job’s a big deal:

In this role, you will be a technical expert with significant scope and impact. You draw from a broad data science expertise to follow a rigorous scientific methodology. You provide guidance on cutting-edge methods in big data processing, data science literature, experimentation, and careful consideration of modeling decisions. You get to help the business tell the story the data is sharing to help improve business performance and strategy.

In this role you will get to:

  • We value highly technical people who know their subject matter deeply and are willing to learn new areas.

  • Suggest ways in which insights obtained might be used to inform business strategies.

  • We look for individuals who know how to deliver results and show a desire to develop themselves, their colleagues, and their career.

  • Use extreme bias for action needed in a startup environment.

  • Formulate, suggest, and manage data-driven projects which are geared at furthering the business's interests. Collating and cleaning data from various entities for later use by Business Intelligence Team.

  • Selecting and employing advanced statistical procedures to obtain actionable insights.

  • Cross-validating models to ensure their generalizability.

  • Producing and disseminating non-technical reports that detail the successes and limitations of each project.

  • Staying informed about developments in Data Science and adjacent fields to ensure that outputs are always relevant.

  • The Right Results, the Right Way is not just a motto at Priceline; it’s a way of life. Unquestionable integrity and ethics is essential.

Who you are:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, MIS, Mathematics, Statistics, Finance, related technical field, or equivalent work experience.

  • 5+ years of years of relevant work experience in data science, analytics, data engineering, business intelligence, market research or related field.  

  • Hands-on industry experience in predictive modeling and analysis, and understanding the key parameters that affect their performance.

  • Experience with large-scale data warehousing and BI solutions, including using AWS technologies, experience with R, Weka, SAS, SPSS, Matlab or other statistical/machine learning software.

  • Proficient with using scripting language such as Python and data manipulation/analysis libraries such as Scikit-learn and Pandas for analyzing and modeling data.

  • Experienced in using multiple data science methodologies to solve complex business problems (e.g. statistical analysis, research science, machine learning and deep learning techniques, data modeling, regression modeling, financial analysis, demand modeling, etc.).

  • Ability to distill informal customer requirements into problem definitions, dealing with ambiguity and competing objectives.

  • Proven ability to communicate verbally and in writing to technical peers and leadership teams with various levels of technical knowledge, educating them about our systems, as well as sharing insights and data-driven recommendations.

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