What you’ll be doing...

Location: Basking Ridge, NJ

At Verizon, Finance is leading the formation of an advanced analytics arm that delivers world-class insights in driving business impacts through a data driven approach. This is a unique opportunity to be a subject matter expert, hands-on and contribute the experiences you’ve gained in your academic program. You'll learn from the best minds in the industry and improve your knowledge regarding strategic business problem solving, data analytics, and strategic change initiatives in an environment that’s dedicated to industry superiority.

In this role, you may have the opportunity to:

  • Drive advanced analytics and embed Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning (AI/ML) techniques into business decisions.

  • Translate predictive insights from complex analytical frameworks to provide executive level recommendations.

  • Participate in the design, implementation, and interpretation of experiments/trials for continuous refinement of on-going strategies.

  • Contribute and learn from a group of fellow advanced analytics practitioners on latest technologies and techniques.

Sample Projects:

  • Identify customer growth opportunities from new 5G revenue models.

  • Optimize Marketing Investments, Promotions and Pricing decisions to drive profitable growth.

  • Detect fraud across all channels and optimize customer experience.

  • Optimize credit decisions/collections strategy using customer behavioral data science.

  • Optimize digital growth by balancing omni-channel experience and profitability.

  • Build product and channel level churn prediction models.

You must be currently enrolled in a degree program and in good academic standing to be considered.

If you are interested in other roles and locations in addition to this one, please submit your application to those postings as well in order to be considered.

What we’re looking for...

You’re a motivated self-starter. Never satisfied with the status quo, you’re always trying to beat a personal best. You thrive in a fast-paced environment where new challenges come up every day. You are flexible, dependable and work well in varying environments. Learning quickly is personally rewarding and inspires you to take smart risks.

You’ll need to have:

  • Current enrollment in a MBA, Masters, or Ph.D. degree program with a concentration in Finance, Economics/Econometrics Strategy, Design, Marketing, Data or Business Analytics, Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Operations Research or related major with an expected completion date between December 2021 and June 2022.

  • Three or more years of work experience in Corporate Strategy, Operations, Data Analytics, Management Consulting, Finance, Quantitative, Marketing, Business Modeling, or a related field.

  • Current experience of SAS, R, or Python.

  • Ability to program in SQL.

  • Prior experience in using machine learning techniques to solve business problems.

  • Authorization to work in the U.S. without restrictions or need for future sponsorship.

  • Willingness to work in Basking Ridge, NJ.

Even better if you have:

  • Experience developing and implementing advanced analytical solutions to complex business problems/opportunities.

  • Experience in Hadoop Clusters/Hive/Scala/Spark.

  • Experience using data management, analysis, and visualization to realize absolute and incremental commercial gains.

  • Demonstrated strategic thinking, relationship management and attention to detail.

  • Strong analytical, communication, leadership and presentation skills.

  • Experience in telecom, high-tech, or related industries.

When you join Verizon

Verizon is a leading provider of technology, communications, information and entertainment products, transforming the way we connect across the globe. We’re a diverse network of people driven by our ambition and united in our shared purpose to shape a better future. Here, we have the ability to learn and grow at the speed of technology, and the space to create within every role. Together, we are moving the world forward – and you can too. Dream it. Build it. Do it here.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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