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Lead Analytics Consultant

  • Location: West Des Moines, 50266
  • Salary: 53.2
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 17 days ago

Work with the brightest minds at one of the largest financial institutions in the world. This is long-term contract opportunity that includes a competitive benefit package!

Our client has been around for over 150 years and is continuously innovating in today's digital age. If you want to work for a company that is not only a household name, but also truly cares about satisfying customers' financial needs and helping people succeed financially, apply today.

Position: Lead Analytics Consultant
Location: WEST DES MOINES, Iowa, 50266
Term: 6 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Perform default, loss, and prepayment forecasting on credit sensitive positions within the Analytics Portfolio.
  • Participate in company stress testing and capital planning efforts surrounding the securities portfolio and Treasury mortgage portfolio.
  • Advise line of business, companywide functions, and more experienced leadership on business strategies based on research of performance metrics, trends in population distributions, predictive scenario modeling, and other complex data to maximize profits and asset growth, and minimize operating losses within risk and other operating standards.
  • Interpret and translate regulatory defined stress test scenarios into model parameters, evaluate results of stress test results, and interpretation of model output.
  • Provide leadership in the identification and development of new research concepts and designs.
  • Ensure adherence to compliance and legal regulations and policies on all projects managed.
  • Provide updates on project logs, monthly budget forecasts, monthly newsletters, and operations reviews.
  • Assist managers and leaders in building quarterly and annual plans and forecast future market research needs for business partners supported.
  • Mentor or manage more less experienced staff, interns, and external contractors.
  • Collaborate and consult with peers, colleagues, and more experienced managers to resolve issues and achieve goals.
  • Lead projects, teams, or serve as a peer mentor.


Is this a good fit? (Requirements):

  • Analytics consultant 2-4 years of experience and proficient in SAS - base, Macros, stored procedures; Tableau; as well as SQL.
  • Foundational SQL & Tableau (2 - 4 Years)
  • Knowledge Microsoft Office Products. (Teams, SharePoint, Excel, and Office Products) (4 - 6 Years)
  • Microsoft Excel (4 - 6 Years)
  • Microsoft SQL Server (2 - 4 Years)
  • SAS (4 - 6 Years)
  • SAS/SQL (4 - 6 Years)
  • Tableau (1 - 2 Years)
  • SAS Reporting
  • SAS ODS
  • SAS macros
  • SAS Stored Processes
  • 5+ years of Analytics experience, or equivalent demonstrated through one or a combination of the following: work experience, training, military experience, education.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

MATRIX is and Equal Employment Opportunity employer including disability and veteran and provides reasonable accommodations for all qualified individuals.  Supporting medical or religious documentation will be required where applicable. If you are a qualified individual you may request a reasonable accommodation under the American Disability Act (ADA). If you are a person with a disability needing assistance applying, or at any point in the hiring process, please email us at MATRIX_HR@MatrixRes.com. To ensure a quick response to your request, please use the words “Accommodation request” as the subject line of your email.

For hourly W2 contract roles MATRIX offers a highly competitive benefit package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, HSA, and 401(k) with pre and post-tax options.  Please see MatrixRes.com/Benefits for more information.

For direct hire placement with our clients, benefits would be offered in accordance with that particular client’s offerings. This may include PTO, Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K and other pre and post-tax options.