Decision Science IT Analyst in San Antonio, TX at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 4/17/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  803968

Apex Systems is currently working a decision science analyst for one of our top fortune 500 clients in San Antonio, TX. Please see the job description below and send your updated resume to Alex at ajansen@apexsystems.com 

Decision Science Analyst Job Description:

  • Effectively uses SAS for data analysis and predictive modeling.
  • Determines and implements the most efficient way of gathering information, validating, and preparing modeling.
  • Determines and applies routine modeling theories and techniques for business request.
  • Gathers information, analyzes data trends, identifies root causes and develops work products.
  • Performs multiple team roles in the development and implementation of key initiatives.

 Responsibilities:

  • Determines and implements the most efficient way of gathering information, validating, and preparing for modeling.
  • Determines and applies routine modeling theories and techniques for business request.
  • Leverages and participates in advanced technical, analytical and business knowledge sessions.
  • Leads “decision science” discussions and working sessions with cross-functional teams to best understanding complex business objective and influences technical solutions and business strategies.
  • Applies innovative and scientific/quantitative analytical approaches to draw conclusions and make “insight to action” recommendations to answer the business objective and drive the appropriate changes.
  • Translates recommendations into communication materials and effectively presents recommendations to colleagues for peer review and to mid/upper management.

Requirements:

  • Extensive scripting experience in python and R 
  • SQL experience
  • SAS data step
  • Business Objects experience
  • Analysis experience
  • Knowledge of big data 
  • Knowledge of ELK 

About Apex

Apex is in the top 1 percent of all staffing companies, the 8th largest IT staffing provider, and the 15th fastest-growing agency in North America.

We serve Fortune 500, mid-market, and emerging companies from a wide variety of industries, including banking, defense, telecommunications, technology, healthcare, energy, and others.

Specialties
Contract, Contract-to-Hire, Open-Ended-Contracts and Permanent IT

Benefits
Benefits are provided through Apex for qualified employees and include the following:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 401 (k)
  • Short & Long Term Disability
  • Referral Program

 

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.