Principal Analytics Consultant (NYC/Harfort/Boston)

  • Location

    United States

  • Sector:

    Data Science

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Range: $150 - 175k

  • Contact:

    Jennifer Beltran

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    JB - DAT08953

  • Consultant:

    Jennifer Beltran

Location: open to CT NY / MA

Applies experience from strategy consulting, analytics, and data engineering to successfully act as the product owner for multiple analytics initiatives. Acts as a key subject matter expert and thought leader to management staff.

Fundamental Components:
*Consults with internal clients to identify opportunities to implement data science solutions to business problems at an expert level.
*Acts as an analytics product owner translating business needs into analytics projects and actions.
*Understands and recommends modeling techniques to data scientists.
*Ability to structure data analysis, driving analytics insights and analytical solutions to help data scientists determine the best analytical solution.
*Understanding key drivers of business value and being able to translate into business opportunities and frame them as analytical problems. eg How to grow business
*Ability to translate business problems into analytical solutions by knowing appropriate models to suggest to data scientists.
*Autonomously leads the client relationship with senior business leaders as their single point of contact.
*Collaborates with business partners to understand their strategy, problems, and goals.
*Works with senior leaders to identify opportunities to implement analytics solutions to business problems. Presents recommendations to senior staff and internal clients.
*Seen as the face of the organization. Mentors junior team members.
*Consults on the creation of analytics solutions that effectively weigh business and technical tradeoffs using an expert understanding of business strategy as well as relevant big data environment topics.
*Acts as an analytics product owner translating business needs into analytics projects and actions. Resolves issues and removes barriers that hinder analytics initiatives.
*Builds contingency plans and executes corrective action on a timely basis to mitigate risks.
*Sets priorities and executes strategy for the analytics organization.
*Leads development of solutions with high complexity and risk with business area implications.

Background Experience:
*5+ years of business experience leading analyses and initiatives with track record of business impact.
*Minimum 10 years total business experience
*5+ years of people management experience
*5+ years experience strategy consulting or on strategy teams in large companies
*5+ years experience programming using R, Hadoop, or Python
*Strong knowledge of advanced analytics tools and languages to analyze large data sets from multiple data sources.
*Demonstrates proficiency in most areas of mathematical analysis methods, machine learning, statistical analyses, and predictive modeling and in-depth specialization in some areas. Experience in SAS or SQL or other programming languages.
*Anticipates and prevents problems and roadblocks before they occur.
*Healthcare sector experience preferred
*Demonstrates strong ability to communicate technical concepts and implications to business partners.
*Bachelor degree in quantitative field, or an equivalent combination of formal education and experience. Master's degree in quantitative field or MBA strongly preferred.