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Location Boston, United States Category Data Science & Analytics Date posted 08/02/2020 Job ID 2000453
Associate, Data Science-2000453


The Associate, Data Science leads cross-functional analytics projects to quantify marketing ROI, drive program optimizations and influence key business decision-making. This role provides great exposure at all levels of the organization and across product lines and channels. 

The ideal candidate will
  • Lead marketing measurement and budget optimization
  • Drive cross functional analytics to enable consumer-centric decision making, identify key business drivers and uncover opportunities to unlock value from marketing investment
  • Drive experimentation and support development of test and learn agendas and A/B tests
  • Collaborate across functional areas of our business at every level of seniority to uncover and address opportunities for scalability and growth.
  • Build strategic partnerships across Product, Marketing, Customer Experience and Network teams to socialize program learnings and provide recommendations for future market strategies
  • Frame and structure complex business questions and construct storyboards to deliver impactful insights to non-technical stakeholders
  • Use first and third party data to create innovative solutions and analytic deliverables in support of decision making
  • Develop and maintain models and data products to support customer acquisition, cross-selling and profitability optimization efforts
    • Building and improving model performance using machine learning techniques
    • Maintaining customer lifetime value frameworks and profitability models
    • Creating automated dashboards and KPI reporting
  • Evaluate new technologies and data vendors including validating external algorithms and applying insights to commercially driven use cases
  • Partner with data scientists and engineers to evangelize best practices, new methodologies and implement analytics solutions


  • Master's Degree or Ph.D.; Statistics, Computer Science, Physical Sciences, Economics, or an equivalent quantitative field.
  • 3-5 years’ work experience; Marketing agency or internal consulting experience preferred
  • Demonstrable ability to evaluate marketing program effectiveness, quantify return on investment and identify growth and optimization opportunities
  • Demonstrated experience with SQL, R or a comparable programming language (such as Python, SAS).
  • Experience with Tableau or other data visualization tools
  • Experience with developing A/B testing frameworks, sampling methods, and statistical analysis/hypothesis testing
  • Knowledge or experience with multi-touch attribution, optimization frameworks, media mix modeling and experimental design
  • Knowledge or experience with Digital analytics; AWS, Google Analytics, DV360, etc
  • Knowledge of the principles of machine learning, classification models, time series regression and stochastic statistics to deliver improved business performance.
  • Experience communicating complex concepts, influencing decision makers at different levels of seniority and working with cross-functional partners
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced work environment, independently manage projects and adapt to new technologies and environments.
  • Individually motivated and possess sound judgment, integrity, and a solid work ethic.


:Data Science

Primary Location

:Massachusetts-Boston-75 State Street - 06366 - State Street-Corp


:Consumer & Business Banking (1001)



Job Posting

:Feb 7, 2020, 9:17:15 PM

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