Principal Data Analyst
Location:
Wilmington , Delaware
Posted:
February 08, 2017
Reference:
R6849
Oliver Evans (18222), United States of America, Wilmington, Delaware

Principal Data Analyst

Capital One is a diversified bank that offers a broad array of financial products and services to consumers, small business and commercial clients. Ranked #127 on the Fortune 500, Capital One has one of the most widely recognized brands in America. As one of the nation’s top 10 banks, we offer a broad spectrum of financial products and services to consumers, small businesses and commercial clients. We nurture a work environment where people with a variety of thoughts, ideas and backgrounds, guided by our shared Values, come together to make Capital One a great company and a great place to work.

At Capital One, data is at the center of everything we do. When we launched as a startup we disrupted the credit card industry by individually personalizing every credit card offer using statistical modeling and the relational database, cutting edge technology in 1988! Fast-forward a few years, and this little innovation and our passion for data has skyrocketed us to a Fortune 200 company and a leader in the world of data-driven decision-making.

As a Data Analyst at Capital One you will leverage analytic and technical skills to innovate, build, and maintain well-managed data solutions and capabilities to tackle business problems.

On any given day you will be challenged on three types of work – Innovation, Data Management and Business Intelligence:



• Act as key data lead to leverage versatile technical capabilities to drive the development, evolution, and implementation of data products, which enable self-service by data consumers

• Explore industry trends, tools, and techniques in Open Source/Big Data/Digital domain



• Develop prototypes and run experimentation for business intelligence tools, solutions, and techniques

• Assist in development of standards and policies for business intelligence framework



• Evaluate data management, data quality and data access processes for gaps, inefficiencies and opportunities; provide recommendations for improvement

• Implement solutions and processes for management and governance across data quality metrics, metadata, lineage, data access rights and business definitions




• Degree specialized in a Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics discipline

• Scripting experience in (Python, Perl, JavaScript, Shell)

• Strong desire and experience with data in various forms (data warehouses/SQL, unstructured data environments/PIG,HIVE, Impala)

• Experience leading projects to deliver complex data management solutions; working with internal and external partners

Basic Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s Degree

• At least 4 years of experience in at least one scripting language

• At least 4 years of experience in querying and analyzing and working with data languages and platforms


Preferred Qualifications:

• Master’s Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics discipline

• 4+ years’ experience working BI reporting tools (i.e. Tableau and Business Objects)

• 4+ years of experience working within process management and improvement methodologies – Lean, Six Sigma, etc.

• 2+ years of experience delivering Data Governance and Data Quality Management concepts and practices within the financial services industry

• 2+ years of experience working with Agile development methodologies


Capital One will consider sponsoring a new qualified applicant for employment authorization for this position.

TBLI


A little about us:
Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, Capital One® offers a broad array of financial products and services to consumers.

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