1 Presidents Choice Circle, Brampton, Ontario, L6Y 5S5
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Are you at the top of your game? Bring your expertise and knowledge to Canada’s largest retailer. We are looking for smart, nice and curious team members to help bring our Data, Insights & Analytics game to the next level. This is an exciting time to join our team – we are changing the game in a big way! If you are looking to join a company that offers unlimited opportunity, excellent leadership, world-class training and makes a big impact on the community – this is the role you’ve been waiting for!
The Data, Insights & Analytics team at Loblaw is hiring a Data Scientist (Finance Analytics) with experience working with modern data science tools and technology and possessing a deep understanding of data mining and analytical techniques. A track record for driving business insights out of vast quantities of data and presenting to senior management (especially within a Finance context) is a must. Reporting to the Senior Director, Data, Insights & Analytics, the incumbent will be responsible for leading problem solving, conducting analyses and developing production-ready models across various parts of the Loblaw enterprise. We’re looking for a critical thinker capable of creating data driven solutions to help transform a whole host of financial related processes, reduce costs/risk and enhance profitability.
The successful candidate will have experience with identifying needs and creating process improvement solutions, working with multiple stakeholders and maintaining collaborative relationships with business partners. It will be critical to be able to clearly demonstrate your proven working knowledge the Python/SQL/BigQuery programming languages and an awareness of how to partner with data engineering teams to develop end to end machine learning pipelines. The candidate will be a self-starter who has a passion for generating new and creative ways to improve effectiveness within the business.
What You'll Do:
Act as a subject manager expert within the Data, Insights & Analytics team, establish and manage priority work roadmap and provide leadership support to Data Scientists on the team.
Work directly with various business units (heavy focus on Finance teams), combining your financial and technical acumen to understand their existing processes and identify areas of opportunities and improvement with an emphasis on helping business partners become more self-sufficient
Extract and prepare data using standard query languages, create applications, visualizations and machine learning models based on open source technology (Python) to solve business needs
Develop powerful business insights from data using a range of analytical techniques including, but not limited to building predictive models that learn from and scale to massive data sets and the production of interactive data visualizations
Strictly adhere to legal and compliance guidelines; regarding access and exposure to sensitive and confidential information
What You'll Bring:
Advanced degree in Finance, Business Analytics, Econometrics, Computer Science, Engineering, Statistics, Mathematics or other related analytical field of study
A professional/quantitative designation (e.g. CPA, CFA, CAP) is a big plus
Superb communication, analytical and conceptual thinking skills; to not only manipulate but also derive meaningful interpretations from massive, complex datasets
5-8 years demonstrated experience in managing large volume, high frequency data sets and leveraging modern enterprise class analytics tools to deliver high quality, impactful analytical solutions to business problems, ideally in retail
5-8 years applied experience with Python AND experience working with cloud platforms (Google Cloud Platform is especially an asset)
A strong team player and self-starter with a passion to learn new tools & technology
A desire and ability to take initiative, multi-task and work in a collaborative, fast-paced environment
Capability to liaise with all levels across the enterprise on projects and ad-hoc requests
Strong detail orientation is essential in this role
Demonstrated experience of developing, implementing and explaining statistical models (descriptive, predictive & prescriptive) within a finance organization is a huge plus
What You Can Expect:
We are a team of diverse and ambitious data science professionals, who cultivate a friendly and inclusive work environment where you can be yourself. Our employees’ development is at the core of our business, offering endless possibilities for growth, learning and mobility. Let us help grow your skills through one of our many resources including our novel Loblaw Learning Academy, where you have access to hundreds of learning tools, or through casual coffee chats with our leaders who were once in your shoes.
Other perks of joining Loblaw:
Competitive compensation and benefits package
A flexible work environment which values balance
Colleague Discount Program
Tuition reimbursement program
Employee Share Ownership plan
If the above sounds like a great fit, then we would love to hear from you! Apply today, and get the process started. If you meet the above requirements, expect a call from one of our recruiters, followed by an in-person interview. Our recruitment process will allow you to meet and interact with colleagues at various levels of our business to give you a great perspective of life at Loblaw.
We thank all candidates for their interest but please note, those candidates who meet the minimum requirements for the position will be contacted.
Comment R é ussir:
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Si cela vous ressemble et que vous êtes ouvert d’esprit, que vous avez une bonne attitude face aux changements et que vous aimez les défis d’un environnement de travail aux détails dynamiques, postulez aujourd’hui.
En outre, nous croyons que la conformité aux lois consiste à faire ce qu'il faut. Le respect de la loi fait partie de notre Code de conduite; il renforce ce que nos clients et nos parties prenantes attendent de nous.
Type of Contract:
Loblaw considère que la diversité culturelle du Canada est une source de fierté nationale et un symbole de force. Nous nous sommes donné comme priorité de refléter la diversité croissante du Canada dans les produits que nous vendons, les gens que nous embauchons et notre culture d’entreprise. Des accommodements sont disponibles sur demande pour les postulants et collègues atteints d’un handicap.
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