We’re seekinga Senior Analyst, Business Analytics andData Science based in our Santa Ana,Costa Rica office.
The analyticsteam’s mission is to empower our business leaders to become more data driven.We develop a deep understanding of the key metrics for our business and buildcommon business intelligence platforms for internal data consumption.
We alsowork closely with various partners, e.g. Product, Marketing, Strategy teams totrack and analyze customer journeys across our Website and Mobile applications.
And we build models and scripts to discover patterns in the data andcommunicate these results to the broader management and product teams to drivebetter decisions.
Sound interesting? Here are some specifics :
Be the champion for driving data science, modeling and analytics in a highly energized environment and put recommendations for business improvement in action
Refine and analyze data from a variety of sources to derive actionable insights
Develop and script the right Big Data solutions for varied analytics needs
Partner with business leaders to help identify areas of opportunities in the business through data analytics
Generating business performance metrics and the right framework to track and improve the same for leadership
Partnering closely with various business leaders to articulate analytics needs and identify opportunities to drive business growth through data modelling
Dive deep into the massive usage data and identify patterns, categorize usage types
Run experiments to test product optimization and new data analytics methods and transform the results into actionable business recommendations
Developing scripts and using Big Data tools like Hive
What you will need to succeed :
Degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Engineering or another quantitative field
2+ years in a Data Analytics or related role
Proficiency in advanced excel
Proficiency in English (B2+)
Strong interpersonal skills and ability to convey complex information in a polished, clear, concise, and professional manner
Out of box thinking and creative problem solving bringing strategic business insights
Enjoy diving deep into the numbers to find an answer to a yet unknown question.
Highly analytical, technically savvy, a true self- starter, and extremely data-driven
What will make you stand out :
Proficiency in executing analysis using Big Data tools like Hive / Hadoop / SQL
Proficiency in statistical tools like R
Proficiency in visualization tools like PowerBI or Tableau
Proficiency in product analytics tools like Adobe Analytics or Amplitude
Professional experience in Multivariate Regression, Logistic Regression, Support Vector Machines, Decision Trees, Lifetime Analysis, and Clustering
What’sin it for you?
Ongoing learning and career development opportunities
Ability to be involved in process improvements, initiatives and project work.
An interesting multicultural working environment
Ability to collaborate and link across borders with sector and technical experts in all parts of our business supported by cutting edge technology and systems
An attractive base salary is on offer depending on skills and experience, along with a comprehensive benefits package
As a member of our team you will be also be involved in our global employee recognition program
What it’s like here :
Western Union (WU) is a company on the move! Webelieve that when money moves, better things can happen. From small businessesand global corporations, to families near and far, or NGO’s in the most remotecommunities on Earth, WU helps people and business move money globally.
We havea rich legacy of innovation and are continuing to develop new and moreconvenient ways for our customers to send and receive money through digital,mobile and retail channels.
We have a combined digital and retail network thatspans over 200 countries and territories. Some companies specialize incash-
based retail money transfer and others play only in digital. We areleaders in both!
Being on the Western Union team meansbeing tenacious and goal-oriented. It means taking risks and quicklyfinding the path to success.
It means having integrity and finding ways to makethings work. It means thriving as part of a diverse, global team ofover 10,000 people who are committed to moving money for better.
Itmeans being driven to win, and to do work that makes a difference on a globalstage. Sound like you? Apply now!
Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to ourculture and success. Achieving our common vision depends on peoplewith diverse backgrounds working together.
Who knows;your unique point of view could be the key to ournext groundbreaking idea. We’d love to explore thatpossibility!