Posted: Tuesday, January 2, 2018 9:32 PM
Company: Financial Solutions Requisition ID: 13947 Overall Job Purpose: Reporting to the Project & Change Manager and working closely with the Client, the Offshore Technical Project Manager and the Business Process Advisor, this role manages and scopes data related queries, scopes the requests, instructs the offshore service delivery team and quality-checks the results. The Technical Project Manager is part of the Arvato Analytics & Consulting Services team that supports the implementation of our client’s vision and mission to: · Create a data-driven culture · Ensure the client data is relevant, connected, accurate and consumable · Utilize machine Learning & Advanced Analytics capabilities to predict what will/could happen, and identify risks · Improve Operational Excellence: Continuously improve the speed, efficiency and accuracy of capabilities, processes, and solutions The Analytics & Consulting Services team supports through Data Intelligence Services, Advanced Applications & Analytics services, Reporting Services, and Program Management Services. Job Duties · Be point of contact at client side for all reporting and data requests (epics, user stories) · Scope and support business requests and reporting requests, manage backlog, drive grooming sessions, prioritize requests and get approval from stakeholders prior to execution · Release planning for datasets in partnership with client · Interact with offshore team and understand the level of efforts needed for deliverables and drive backlog grooming sessions with the stakeholders to re-prioritize reports & requests · Set-up technical and analytical solution design and validate with Client IT to ensure technical feasibility · Anticipate bottlenecks and balance business needs versus technical constraints · Lead the delivery of high quality data sets, reports and dashboards based on requirements as well as obtain sign off on the deliverables from the relevant stakeholders · Quality-checks all key deliverables from offshore team · Lead the team to develop documentation and maintain well-structured repository; act as the owner of all data and reporting related documentation · Partner with Project & Change Manager and Business Process Advisor to support change management and continuous improvement activities · Provide descriptive business insights and analytics support Key Result Areas Understand client business and requirements and develop technical specifications to support the development and deployment of analytical models and other client requests (reporting/dashboarding) Acquire data from primary or secondary data sources and maintain databases/data systems Formulate and document based on use case specifications, business rules and requirements Ability to meet project milestones and deliverable dates Own all data and reporting related documentations Effective planning skills to successfully manage multiple priorities and assignments Interact effectively with offshore team and onshore peers to address and resolve issues regarding requirements Person Spec and Competencies (Please read in conjunction with the Key Result Areas) Essential Qualifications, Training and Experience: Bachelors/ Master’s degree in Math, Computer Science, Information Systems, Machine Learning, Statistics, Econometrics, Applied Mathematics, Operations Research or related technical degree Strong footprint (5+ years) in requirements engineering in an agile development environment Minimum of 3 years’ experience in working with delivery teams based offshore IT Project Management experience Strong SQL knowledge Experience in delivering results-driven analytics solutions with proven business value Desirable Qualifications, Training and Experience: Strong experience in R, Python, SAS, Tableau, Power BI, Power Apps, Azure ML Experience in Finance Operations, especially Credit Management and Collection Advanced Analytics experience Background in Statistics/ Operations research Offshore team management experience Personal Attributes required: Highly customer focused with excellent analytical and problem-solving skills Highly motivated self-starter who is innovative and quick to learn Excellent communication and interpersonal skills “Arvato Financial Solutions is an Equal Opportunities Employer, Embracing Diversity in the workplace” Disclaimer The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. About our company: Arvato - the spirit of solutions! We at Arvato provide a comprehensive range of services and solutions to our business partners in the consumer electronics, high-tech, telecommunication, networking and industrial sectors. With more than five decades of experience and our global footprint we create value for our customers and ensure that they are well equipped for the challenges of their markets. Arvato is a part of Arvato AG/ Bertelsmann, an internationally networked outsourcing provider. More than 65,000 employees design and implement solutions for all kinds of business processes across integrated service chains, for business customers from around the world. Its portfolio includes all services related to the creation and distribution of printed materials and digital storage media, as well as data management, customer care, CRM services, supply-chain management, digital distribution, financial services, professional and custom IT services, and the direct-to-customer distribution of educational media. Arvato is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA.
• Location: Reno
• Post ID: 39214532 reno