Verizon Data Scientist in Alpharetta, Georgia
What you’ll be doing...
Be a part of the team that identifies opportunities for using data analysis to enhance the Verizon Internal Audit team’s role. The team is designed to add value and improve operations within Verizon’s Internal Audit department to provide data analytics, data mining, and continuous auditing strategies and tactics. You along with your team members will provide both advisory and analytical support by identifying, developing, documenting, or executing analytics during all relevant stages of an audit.
Bringing a systematic and disciplined approach to evaluating and improving the effectiveness of the overall control environment, risk management, and governance processes.
Conducting stand-alone projects, including reporting dashboards, process automations, continuous auditing/ monitoring and risk assessment models.
Gaining increasing levels of responsibilities and presenting to senior management.
Conducting audit assist and risk modeling.
What we’re looking for...
You’ll need to have:
Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
Four or more years of relevant work experience.
Willingness to travel.
Even better if you have:
Bachelor's degree in Management Information Systems, Computer Science, Accounting or any other related discipline.
Business analytical skills; ability to apply business logic to design and implement data mining techniques on large data sets.
Knowledge of predictive and prescriptive analytics, data mining and machine learning (Python and R preferred).
Projects experience of creative and critical thinking.
Experience in the use of Teradata SQL, MS SQL server, and Oracle SQL.
Experience with data visualization, particularly creating dashboards and executive reporting (Tableau or other).
Experience designing, developing, implementing and maintaining a database and programs to manage data analysis efforts.
Experience with data warehousing or analytics in a cloud environment such as AWS.
Knowledge of working with self-serve analytics tools for business users.
Knowledge of the tools, technologies and practices needed to perform in-depth analysis of both structured transactional data, and semi-structured or unstructured data.
Ability to work independently and within a team in a fast changing environment with changing priorities and changing time constraints.
Strong interpersonal skills and ability to multi-task.
Ability to interpret business requests and communicate findings in an intelligible manner.
Ability to communicate technical findings to non-technical audiences.
Knowledge of risk management methodology and factors.
When you join Verizon...
You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.
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