Synchrony Senior Analyst - Analytics (L 08) in Hyderabad, India

Job Description:

Role Summary/Purpose

The selected candidate will be part of Analytics Center of Excellence rolling up to Synchrony Financial India. The candidate will responsible for project management, talent development & driving thought leadership.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Deliver on regular projects and analytical packages by extracting data, performing analysis and presenting conclusion / solution

  • Support business through management of existing dashboards, creation of new excel dashboards & thorough end-to-end analysis of a business problem. Identify opportunity to automate various aspects of the dashboard

  • Ability to independently work with stakeholders to gather project requirements / inputs, develop analysis approach, execute analysis & present findings. Communicate business results/interpretations to stake holders and various partners to get their buy-in

  • Ability to generate innovative ideas and work on them which would have significant business impact

  • Should have excellent attention to detail and ensure 100% accuracy on every metric reported as deliverables are shared externally

  • Proactively leverage expertise in the larger team to deliver impact for Business

  • Support audits via documentation of code and analytic outcomes and as extraction of data

  • Perform other duties and/or special projects as assigned

Qualifications/Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Statistics, Mathematics, Engineering

  • 2+ Years of experience with SAS, SQL and Excel

  • Strong Database knowledge

  • Strong written/oral communication skills

  • Good understanding of Retail Finance business and Retail Marketing function

  • Proven ability to deliver Analytical solutions for Business problems

  • Ability to deliver multiple projects simultaneously

  • For internal candidates: Understand the criteria or mandatory skills required for the role, before applying.

  • Inform your Manager or HRM before applying for any role on Workday.

  • Ensure that your Professional Profile is updated (fields such as Education, Prior experience, Other skills) and it is mandatory to upload your updated resume (Word or PDF format)

  • Must not be any corrective action plan (First Formal/Final Formal, PIP)

  • Employees who have completed 18 months in the organization and 12 months in current role and level are only eligible.

  • Last annual performance rating should at least be Strong Contributor / Critical talent.

Desired Characteristics

  • Working knowledge on Unix, Automation of jobs using Unix

  • Understanding of macro-economic conditions

  • Good knowledge of latest Analytical practices in the Industry

  • Knowledge of latest Analytics Data Visualization tools like Tableau & SAS VA

Grade/Level: 08

Job Family Group:

Marketing

With roots in consumer finance that trace back to 1932, Synchrony Financial is a leader in consumer credit and promotional financing, providing a range of products for a diverse group of national and regional retailers; including Main Street mainstays, local merchants, manufacturers, buying groups, industry associations and healthcare service providers. We are the largest provider of private label credit cards in the United States based on purchase volume and receivables and we provide co-branded dual card credit cards, promotional financing and installment lending, loyalty programs and FDIC-insured savings products through Synchrony Bank. Who do we serve? Hundreds of thousands of customers across the U.S. and Canada spanning the electronics and appliances, home furnishings, automotive, power products and sports, jewelry and luxury, retail and healthcare industries.

Our purpose is clear: we are committed to pioneering the future of financing, improving the success of every business we serve and the quality of each life we touch. This is fitting because when you join Synchrony Financial, you’re joining an organization that recognizes that our people are our greatest asset —every single one of them. That’s why we are deeply committed to investing in the growth of each member of our team. And with 80 years of experience, we know how to develop talent. At Synchrony Financial, we work hard to offer competitive rewards, compensation and benefits. When you join us, you become part of a stimulating work environment with vast opportunities to sharpen your skills and embrace new leadership challenges.