Job description

The Ironside Group is seeking intelligent, passionate and driven individuals to join the ranks of their renowned Business Analytics solution delivery team. The candidate will be expected to deliver high-quality IBM SPSS consulting services to a broad range of high-profile clients that range from start-ups to Fortune 100's.

Your Contributions:

  • Deliver high quality analytics solutions with IBM SPSS technology in areas including but not limited to: Market Basket Analysis, Customer Segmentation, Lifetime Value Analysis, Campaign Analysis, Fraud Detection.
  • Perform hands-on data mining analysis on large volume of data.
  • Assist the client to deploy the analytics solutions into their existing enterprise systems (i.e., BI, database).
  • Collect and analyze business requirements from end users. Assist in the development of work effort estimate, project plans.
  • Design and build prototype solutions based on initial business requirements. Participate and support in delivering results to client through presentations.
  • Integrate technologies and datasets from multiple sources/channels to solve complex business problems.
  • Assist and train clients on various IBM SPSS technologies.
  • Install, Configure, and Administer the IBM SPSS analytics solutions.
  • Contribute to the success of other team members by providing training and knowledge sharing.
  • Build advanced analytical algorithms with open source tools.
  • Perform advanced visualization tasks.
  • Text analytics using natural language processing.
  • Advanced analytics with social media.
  • Travel is required to various client sites that have yet to be determined.

Your Proven Track Record:

  • Experience in business intelligence tools (1 or 2 years, depending on whether candidate possesses Master's or Bachelor's degree, respectively)
  • Experience in data mining or statistical data analysis (1 or 3 years, depending on whether candidate possesses Master's or Bachelor's degree, respectively)
  • Proficiency in SQL query programming.
  • Familiarity with statistical modeling and best practices.
  • Hands on experience with data manipulation
  • Proficiency in data manipulation and statistical packages (SAS, SPSS, Matlab and R).
  • Knowledge of text analytics.
  • Working experience designing Monte Carlo simulation.
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision and highly self-motivated.
  • Willingness to travel as required to meet client needs.
  • A Master's degree (or foreign degree equivalent) in Statistics, Economics, Computer Science, Engineering or related quantitative field plus three years of relevant work experience that includes (a) one year experience with business intelligence tools and (b) one year experience in data mining or statistical data analysis. Experience for a and b can be obtained in same year, OR Bachelor's degree (or foreign degree equivalent) in Statistics, Economics, Computer Science, Engineering or related quantitative field plus five years of relevant work experience that includes (a) two years experience with business intelligence tools and (b) three years data mining or statistical data analysis. Experience for a can obtained during the three years for b.

The Ironside Edge:

  • The opportunity to join and grow an ever expanding professional network of high profile clients and reputable colleagues.
  • A passionate and approachable leadership team that encourages an entrepreneurial frame of mind and welcomes contribution to business development from all members of the team.
  • A challenging, dynamic and rewarding work environment which fosters rapid professional growth in a space that is at the forefront of information technology.
  • Competitive merit-based compensation and bonus packages that rapidly reward passionate and driven team members.
  • Small company culture, with big company benefits: 4 Weeks PTO (5 Weeks after 5 Years), PPO, Dental, Life, Vision, FSA, 401(k) with matching funds.
  • A work hard/play hard, familial culture that loves to get together whenever we can for great food (and drink), sporting events, etc. We are equal parts passionate about our people and our work and we like to enjoy ourselves both in and out of the office.

About Ironside:

At Ironside, we dive deep into clients’ core business challenges, emerging with new insights into how we can leverage the power of business analytics to help move companies further and faster toward their goals.

Our expertise in business intelligence, performance management, predictive analytics, information management, big data, and more only becomes meaningful when brought into careful alignment with where a business stands today and where it means to be tomorrow.

Our goal is to use the power of business analytics to propel businesses forward and upward, until they break through to a new way of looking at their industry, the world, and their place in both. It’s a lofty way of thinking. One that has helped us make new inroads in our industry, and our clients in theirs.

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