• Negotiable
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Standard Chartered Bank Singapore
  • 08 Dec 17

Senior Big Data Analyst

  • Location: Singapore
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job Type: Full time

Please view Job Description for details.

This role reports directly to the Head of Technology - RPBWM Data Analytics. The successful candidate will adopt best practices and a structured approach towards big data analytics and facilitate development and deployment of Retail Analytics business use-cases. He would work closely with business partners in Group Retail Analytics and would help do data mapping and business rules configurations for all real time analytics use-cases.

Job Description

What you can expect from the role:

* Big data analytics exposure.
* Horne your problem solving skills by solving business problems on real time analytics
* Complex and varied data sources that would give you a holistic view of retail bank.
* Challenging deadlines.
* Interconnected delivery streams requiring on-the-ground coordination and expertise to effectively manage dependencies, critical path & interlocks.
* Satisfaction in delivering against a key objective for the technology.

Key Roles and Responsibilities

Key Roles and Responsibilities

* Work as part of the technology team to implement the real time analytics use cases.
* Develop a thorough understanding of the various retail, private and wealth data sources within the bank.
* Analyse the analytics use cases with the business and the help map the business requirements to the data elements available within the bank.
* Pick up skills on the real time analytics engine and learn to configure rules.
* Be a true partner in defining the solutions, and develop business acumen and bring technical perspective in furthering the analytics use-cases.
* Test computational algorithms and statistical methods in the product that find patterns and relationships in large volumes of data within the business.
* Determine and implement mechanisms to improve our data quality;
* Deliver clear, well-communicated and complete design documents;
* Ability to work in a team as well as independently and deliver on aggressive goals;
* Exhibit Creativity and resourcefulness at problem solving while collaborating and working effectively with best in class designers, engineers of different technical backgrounds, architects, and product managers.
* Provide periodic project updates to ITO leads and PM's.
* Help coordinate the UAT's with business users.
* Engage with key stakeholders, groups, and committees to support approval and implementation of the use-cases.
* Support transition of analytics use-case capabilities into BAU

Qualifications and Skills

Qualifications and Skills

* Bachelor/Master's Degree in Computer Science, or equivalent
* Understanding of the various ETL tools for transforming different sources of into analytics data stores.
* In-depth knowledge SQL and ability to write scalable complex SQL queries.
* Understand components of the Data Architecture, like Lambda or other big data architectures.
* Data mining and machine learning algorithms, data structures and related core software engineering concepts.
* Understanding the concepts of Hadoop and Hadoop based analytics (HBase, Hive etc), and other big data technologies.
* Understanding of marketing processes in the financial and or retail market will be an added advantage.
* 7-8 years of work experience in Banking or Financial domain
* Strong communication skills - oral, written and presentation.
* Able to work independently and familiar with project management in SCB
* Experience of working analytics or campaign execution would be desirable

How To Apply

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Closing Dates

The closing date for applications is 29/11/2017. Please note all closing dates are given in Hong Kong time (GMT + 8 hours). We aim to respond to successful applicants within four weeks and will keep a record or your application in our database so that we can contact you when suitable vacancies arise in future.

Diversity and Inclusion

Standard Chartered is committed to diversity and inclusion. We believe that a work environment which embraces diversity will enable us to get the best out of the broadest spectrum of people to sustain strong business performance and competitive advantage. By building an inclusive culture, each employee can develop a sense of belonging, and have the opportunity to maximise their personal potential.