EY EYP - Analytics - Data Scientist - Director - Multiple Locations in New York, New York
At EY, you’ll have the chance to build a career as unique as you are, with the global scale, support, inclusive culture and technology to become the best version of you. And we’re counting on your unique voice and perspective to help EY become even better, too. Join us and build an exceptional experience for yourself, and a better working world for all.
Competitive business today is all about making intelligent, informed decisions. As a Director within EY-Parthenon you will help make that happen. You will be an important part of our diversely talented, highly experienced team and work at the forefront of high-profile transactions. The EY-Parthenon sub-service line comprises three competencies: Strategy; Transaction Strategy and Execution; and Turnaround and Restructuring Strategy. EY-Parthenon – Transaction Strategy and Execution has a market-leading proposition to create and maximize value for our clients, whether they are acquiring or divesting assets, or undertaking operational restructuring.
Transaction Strategy and Execution – Analytics team works on the most complex and high-profile global transactions, across a broad portfolio of clients and industry sectors. We advise CFO's of Fortune 500 companies as they undertake complex mergers, acquisitions, and divestitures. We are a group of highly experienced professionals with a background in M&A, Finance, and Strategy who are serial transaction advisers, which enables us to bring a wealth of deep sector and functional knowledge to our clients. As a team, we develop integration strategies, prepare and execute separation and integration plans, identify ideas and sources of value enhancement, as well as advise on risk mitigation and the successful change of operations, functions and people. You will join one of the fastest growing practices at EY and in the industry where you will find plenty of opportunities for your professional growth and development.
As a senior member on the team, you will be a vital member of the team managing and executing operational focused projects. You'll execute and manage projects across all sectors, supporting our client service team in developing and executing strategies for transactions. Part of your role will also involve developing analytical toolsets across a range of different type of engagements, including pre-deal (e.g. operational and carve-out planning) and post-deal (e.g. integration planning, tracking). Having a commercial mind-set is key to this role.
To be success in this role, an individual will need to be proficient in the following areas:
Operations decision support and scenario analysis
Assemble large, complex data sets that meet functional / non-functional business requirements.
Mathematical programming and statistical modeling
Optimization, Forecasting and Simulation
Big data integration and homogenization
Business case development
Risk assessment & remediation
Transportation and logistics analytics
Multi-echelon inventory optimization
Network modeling and footprint optimization
Sourcing, spend and procurement analytics
Discrete event and continuous flow simulation
Your key responsibilities
In support of EY Parthenon engagement teams, this role will lead a team responsible for developing and implementing protocols that comply with established policies, procedures and standards of the specified functional area of the technology operation. Writes code and scripts that provide desired functionality to the system solutions, typically for large, complex or leading-edge data science applications, products and programs. Develops, codes, tests, debugs, and documents applications systems to achieve the objectives of the client group relative to identified system needs. Works closely with Data Scientists and business SMEs on producing the state-of-the-art software which will facilitate Strategy and Transactions pre-sales.
Works on complex data science projects, and leverages knowledge of applications development methodologies, hardware characteristics, and other technologies to produce comprehensive solutions, within the agreed quality, service commitment levels, schedules and budgets.
Actively involved in the daily operational activities that generally impact important components / processes of the technology function, including but not limited to writing code and scripts that provide desired functionality to the web-based software, typically for large, complex or leading-edge sites, products and programs.
Contributes to software design
Evaluates compatibility of programs with existing communications hardware and software.
Develops protocols to support established standards.
Anticipates and prevents problems and roadblocks before they occur.
Gathers and updates necessary information and communicates to appropriate parties.
Coordinates cross-functionally to accomplish assigned tasks.
Mentors less experienced members of the team.
To qualify for the role you must have
A master's degree and at least 5 years of (or a PhD's degree and at least 3 years of) experience in using data, programming and mathematical techniques to solve business issues related to supply chain optimization, operations effectiveness, cost transformation, working capital improvements and other types advanced analytics
Degree in statistics, mathematics, engineering, computer science, operations research, industrial / systems engineering, business analytics or related data science relevant work experience (e.g., Machine Learning, AI)
Prior experience with one of more advanced data mining tools (e.g. SQL, Hadoop, Alteryx), programing language (e.g. Python, R, SAS), visualization application (e.g. Tableau, Spotfire, Power BI), and decision modeling tool (e.g. SC Guru, JDA, SASS, AIMMS, GAMS, Arena, Gurobi)
Strong knowledge of data management, data structures and analytic models
Excellent analytical, project management, communication, teamwork and interpersonal skills.
Experience in strategy, operations research, supply chain, procurement and/or logistics roles a plus.
PC proficiency including MS Word, Access, PowerPoint, VBA and MS Excel.
Experience performing root cause analysis on internal and external data and processes to answer specific business questions and identify opportunities for improvement.
Strong analytic skills related to working with unstructured datasets.
Executing various analyses (e.g., customer segmentation, market sizing, marketing lift, pricing optimization, economic forecasting, network optimization, clustering and regression analysis, geospatial modeling) to support the strategic recommendations
Build processes supporting data transformation, data structures, metadata, dependency and workload management.
A successful history of manipulating, processing and extracting value from large disconnected datasets.
Working knowledge of message queuing, stream processing, and highly scalable 'big data' data stores.
Experience with Cloud technologies
Client and team management experience preferred
Ideally, you'll also have
Experience gained within another consulting services organization.
Established networking skills in a relevant industry.
Strong communication and problem-solving skills.
What we look for
We're interested in talented professionals with the ability to visualize our clients' goals and think creatively to facilitate them – often in politically charged environments. If you have an entrepreneurial spirit, and a genuine passion for taking on new challenges, this role is for you.
What we offer
We offer a competitive compensation package where you’ll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. In addition, our Total Rewards package includes medical and dental coverage, pension and 401(k) plans, and a wide range of paid time off options. Under our flexible vacation policy, you’ll decide how much vacation time you need based on your own personal circumstances. You’ll also be granted time off for designated EY Paid Holidays, Winter/Summer breaks, Personal/Family Care, and other leaves of absence when needed to support your physical, financial, and emotional well-being.
• Continuous learning: You’ll develop the mindset and skills to navigate whatever comes next.
• Success as defined by you: We’ll provide the tools and flexibility, so you can make a meaningful impact, your way.
• Transformative leadership: We’ll give you the insights, coaching and confidence to be the leader the world needs.
• Diverse and inclusive culture: You’ll be embraced for who you are and empowered to use your voice to help others find theirs.
If you can demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.
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