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Career area
Technology
Work Location(s)
500 Woodward Avenue, Detroit, MI, 601 S. Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC
Remote?
No
Ref #
12814
Posted Date
Thursday, June 9, 2022
Working time
Full-time

Ally and Your Career

  • Ally Financial only succeeds when its people do - and that’s more than some cliché people put on job postings. We live this stuff! We see our people as, well, people - with interests, families, friends, dreams, and causes that are all important to them. Our focus is on the health and safety of our teammates as well as work-life balance and diversity and inclusion. From generous benefits to a variety of employee resource groups, we strive to build paths that encourage employees to stretch themselves professionally. We want to help you grow, develop, and learn new things. You’re constantly evolving, so shouldn’t your opportunities be, too?

The Opportunity

  • We are looking for a dynamic leader with excellent communication skills and experience leading a high potential team, with a background in technology, business analytics and intelligence, and strong logic and problem solving. This manager's responsibility is centered on growing Analytics capabilities and emerging technologies.

The Work Itself

  • Principal function responsible for leading the progress of the business analytics functions.
  • Heavy emphasis on business partnering and subject matter expertise in not only data but how the business operates.
  • The Principal will utilize their strong knowledge of data storing and processing large sets of data.
  • Will proactively lead large projects.
  • Streamline software usage to improve or reduce vendor costs/licenses.
  • Assist in creating analytic knowledge synergies across the organization.

The Skills You Bring

  • 5+ years of experience and degree (Masters preferred) in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or similar field of study.
  • Experience with logistic regression, decision trees, survival analysis, mathematical program is a plus.
  • Ability to communicate analytical insights clearly and concisely to individuals from across the organization.
  • Certification in AWS, SAS, Snowflake, Oracle preferred.  
  • Experience in Data extraction/manipulation using Python/R programming languages.
  • Experience in extracting data efficiently using SQL from multiple database systems (on-premise and cloud bases systems).
  • Experience in a data engineer role – must be proficient in ETL, systems integration, and data masking related technologies.
  • Experience in the financial industry is a plus.
  • Strong application knowledge of SAS Strong analytical, communication (written and oral), and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to prioritize workload and balance multiple initiatives and efforts.
  • Ability to respond quickly to a changing environment.

How We'll Have Your Back

  • Ally's compensation program offers market-competitive base pay and pay-for-performance incentives (bonuses) based on achieving personal and company goals. But Ally’s total compensation – or total rewards – extends beyond your paycheck and is designed to support and enrich your personal and professional life, including:

     

    • Time Away: competitive holiday and flexible paid-time-off, including time off for volunteering and voting.
    • Planning for the Future: plan for the near and long term with an industry-leading 401K retirement savings plan with matching and company contributions, student loan and 529 educational assistance programs, tuition reimbursement, and other financial well-being programs.
    • Supporting your Health & Well-being: flexible health and insurance options including dental and vision, pre-tax Health Savings Account with employer contributions and a total well-being program that helps you and your family stay on track physically, socially, emotionally, and financially.
    • Building a Family: adoption, surrogacy, and fertility support as well as parental and caregiver leave, back-up child and adult/elder day care program and childcare discounts.
    • Work-Life Integration: other benefits including LifeMatters® Employee Assistance Program, subsidized and discounted Weight Watchers® program and other employee discount programs.

     

    Who We Are:

     

    Ally Financial is a customer-centric, leading digital financial services company with passionate customer service and innovative financial solutions. We are relentlessly focused on "Doing it Right" and being a trusted financial-services provider to our consumer, commercial, and corporate customers. For more information, visit www.ally.com.

     

    Ally is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy status, marital status, military or veteran status, genetic disposition or any other reason protected by law.

     

    Where permitted by applicable law, must have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccine by date of hire to be considered, if not currently employed by Ally.

     

    We are committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with physical or mental disabilities. For accommodation requests, email us at work@ally.com. Ally will not discriminate against any qualified individual who is capable of performing the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.