Home Depot SR FINANCIAL ANALYST, Data Scientist in Atlanta, Georgia


This position creates data pulls to prepare reporting for economic and financial analyses for use in the development of financial business decisions. The associate ensures that all reporting and analytical responsibilities are completed competently in a timely manner, continually seeks out opportunities to expand knowledge while growing existing technical skills.

  • Proficiency in SQL

  • Ensure accuracy of data sources and outputs from that data

  • Support the data intensive processes and requests for the team

  • Deliver assigned weekly, monthly, and quarterly reports on time and accurately

  • Provide leadership the overall assessment of the report and insight of trending as needed

  • Support ad hoc requests from leadership as required

    MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES 25% Oversee the administration of financial policies. 25% Conducts special financial studies and coordinates with other departments in the preparation of statistical studies. 25% Performs internal and external economic research and analyzes issues related to specific financial metrics to ensure competitiveness 5% Compiles or prepares reports, graphs and charts of data developed. 10% Recommends changes in financial analysis methods or procedures. 10% Assists and supervises Financial Analysts in the daily preparation and conduct of their work. NATURE AND SCOPE This position typically reports to a Director or Sr Director Typically requires highly developed interpersonal skills for dealing with sensitive or controversial situations. Typically faces situations that are unstructured and require original approaches. Typically considers new approaches within general policies and short-term goals when solving problems. Typically, once given general assignments, determines priorities and defines what should be done and how to do it. ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS Environment: Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable. Additional Environmental Job Requirements: Under constant pressure to continuously meet tight deadlines, demanding quotas and/or must regularly deal with difficult situations.MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Must be eighteen years of age or older. Must be legally permitted to work in the United States. Education Required: The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a bachelor's degree program or equivalent degree in a field of study related to the job. Years of Relevant Work Experience: 3 years Physical Requirements: Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles. Preferred Qualifications:A Master’s degree in Analytics, Statistics or related field is preferred. Machine learning experience with Business Intelligence tools, Python, or SQLThree to five years of experience is preferred.Advanced SQL skills (advanced modeling)Cloud Computing Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies: Oral and written communication skills Accounting or Finance experience. Analytical skills Problem solving skills