Analytics expert, team manager - gamma - Casablanca

Analytics expert, team manager - gamma

15/01/2020 Casablanca


Analytics Expert, Team Manager - GAMMA
You will be the office node for the GAMMA Analytics Cohort in Casablanca and as such part of the functional lead team of our Business Analytics and Data Engineering engagements across Europe, shaping our approach and ensuring high quality of delivery including the management of escalations and issue resolution. You will join a growing team with a global presence and will work with both clients and case teams worldwide, with these key responsibilities:
Leadership and management
Recruit & on-board new hires, manage professional development, training & review processes for staff
Work with the global Analytics Management Team to distribute workload within the team
Proactively plan for long-term resource needs and work with other Analytics Experts and Team Managers to manage expected needs, backfills and evolving capability requirements
Perform internal team projects and duties as assigned or required
Set the stage for Advanced Analytics and advocate best practices in Analytics and Quality Assurance
Shape and execute the strategy for Advanced Analytics within the Africa region as well as across regions in collaboration with NAMR and AP
Develop and implement best-practices for the work streams across the region and evangelize product management best practices to enable new offerings of GAMMA Analytics
Oversee project execution: Business requirement gathering, analysis, implementation of solutions
Work with case team members along the Analytics Value Chain re. client work, proof-of-concepts and enablement
Handle demanding internal and external clients in a positive, service-oriented way, building a solid, mutually respectful relationship
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BCG pioneered strategy consulting more than 50 years ago, and we continue to innovate and redefine the industry. We offer multiple career paths for the world's best talent to have a real impact on business and society. As part of our team, you will benefit from the breadth and diversity of what we are doing today and where we are headed next. We count on your authenticity, exceptional work, and strong integrity. In return we are committed to supporting you in discovering the most fulfilling career journey possible?and unlocking your potential to advance the world.
BCG GAMMA combines innovative skills in computer science, artificial intelligence, statistics, and machine learning with deep industry expertise. The BCG GAMMA team is comprised of world-class data engineers, data scientists and business consultants who specialize in the use of advanced analytics to get breakthrough business results. Our teams own the full analytics value-chain end to end: framing new business challenges, building fact-bases, designing innovative algorithms, creating scale through designing tools and apps, and training colleagues and clients in new solutions. Here at BCG GAMMA, you'll have the chance to work with clients in every BCG region and every industry area. We are also a core member of a rapidly growing analytics enterprise at BCG - a constellation of teams focused on driving practical results for BCG clients by applying leading edge analytics approaches, data, and technology.
Undergraduate degree related to data science, mathematics, computer science, engineering, statistics or economics is required. Advanced degree is preferred.
7+ years of industry experience or 5+ years of consulting experience focused on Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science or related areas
Line management and project management experience, ideally with international teams in a matrix organization
Experience working in a global organization or professional services firm is preferred
Fluent written and spoken French, Arabic and English
Technical expertise
?Experience in data analysis and with analytical tools and methods (one or more of the following):
Database architecture and optimization (sort keys, indexes, query optimization...)
Descriptive Analytics: Data analysis & preparation (data cleaning, variable transformation & summarization, etc.)
Predictive Analytics: Statistical methods (regression analysis, factor analysis, decision trees etc.)
Experience with statistical tools such as R, Python as well as with data management tools like MS Access, SQL, Cloud based solutions (AWS, MS Azure, GCP)
Experience with Alteryx preferred
? Experience in product development and management
Development and deployment of end-to-end solutions, rapid prototyping
Management and business development of existing and new solutions
? Experience in core data visualization tasks and tools (one or more of the following):
Design visually compelling reports
Build interactive dashboards and data exploration tools
Experience with Tableau, QlikView, R shiny, D3 or other visualisation tools (frontend development)
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Boston Consulting Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity / expression, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under federal, state or local law, where applicable, and those with criminal histories will be considered in a manner consistent with applicable state and local laws.
GAMMA Data Engineering
You bring technical and methodology expertise in advanced analytics topics, have strong collaborative and execution capabilities, excellent communication skills, a practical and flexible mindset and high attention to detail and work quality.
You are a solution-oriented thought partner and are able to manage difficult and stressful situations with poise, tact and patience. You have excellent organizational skills and are effective in time management. You have a proactive working and communication style and the ability to thrive in a dynamic and fast-paced environment.
You have strong collaborative skills and the ability to adjust your approach to effectively interact with customers at all organizational and technical levels and have a strong focus on customer service and needs.
Analytics Expert, Team Manager - GAMMA