Director, Research and Modeling
Javelin - Irving, TX

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Summary: Manages client deliverables by working with a team of Statisticians and Statistical Analysts in the delivery of modeling solutions and analytic insights/recommendations.

Daily Responsibilities:
  • Acts as interface to internal departments and clients for research and modeling deliverables.
  • Performs analyses, summarizes, and quality assurance of modeling solutions.
  • Presents requirements and modeling results / key findings to internal and external clients.
  • Collaborates with reporting and account service team to identify client needs and develop project requirements with limited supervision.
  • Develops proposals, cost and timeline estimates for modeling projects.
  • Assists team with hands on ad hoc analyses as needed.
  • Interacts with:
    • Enterprise Spectrum analysts, consultants, and managers.
    • Javelin project managers, account managers/supervisors, VPs.
  • Other duties / projects as needed an assigned.

  • Master’s degree in a quantitative field or MBA.
  • 5 – 10 years work experience in data analysis.
  • Effective problem-resolution skills and ability to balance multiple demands.
  • Tenacious in meeting deadlines, well organized, adept at managing peak workloads.
  • Experience in managing and mentoring staff.
  • Experience in managing data and data mining.
  • Exceptional standards for quality and strong attention to detail.
  • Working knowledge of multivariate statistical techniques (Discriminant analysis, Logistic regression, CHAID, Cluster analysis, Factor analysis, etc.)
  • Significant demonstrated experience with software used for data analysis and manipulation.
  • Excellent knowledge and experience on:
    • SAS/SPSS (required)
    • SQL/Database (required)
    • Power user of MS Excel and PowerPoint
  • Excellent verbal, written and presentation communication skills. Ability to prepare well-structured, clear and concise client-ready deliverables.
  • Flexibility to work irregular hours.

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