Sr. Analyst, Data – Western union – Bangalore (4 years of experience)

Jobs Admin 29 Jan, 2015
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Designation – Sr. Analyst, Data

Location – Bangalore

About employerWestern union

Job description:

The position will use Business Intelligence tools to integrate data sets and work with multiple systems to extract and use data for deeper analysis; have the ability to use the Hadoop environment with Hive and MapReduce; have an understanding of and use skills for Statistical Analysis, Predictive Modeling, and Hypothesis Testing. The position will work closely with various WU teams to support risk mitigation initiatives and issues.


  • Perform data analysis against RDMS or Hadoop hosted data sets
  • Support fraud and risk team with Big Data platform, how to use it, testing hypothesis, answering key questions, creating reports
  • Support fraud and risk team with building out Splunk dashboards

Qualification and Skills Required

  • Understanding of emerging data persistence and processing paradigms, including Hadoop, Splunk and other NoSQL databases
  • Experience working with Hadoop and MapReduce development, using Pig and Hive
  • Strong quantitative and analytical abilities, with deep understanding of data warehousing and ETL processing in both traditional relational databases and Hadoop
  • Strong knowledge of SQL
  • Strong collaboration, teaming, negotiation and persuasive skills
  • Excellent communication (oral, written and presentation) and interpersonal skills with the ability to articulate and evangelize the merits of our products and business
  • Highly organized with a “Can do” attitude; be able to work effectively under tight deadlines
  • Strong written, verbal and interpersonal skills are required
  • Ability to work independently with little to no supervision within a fast paced, dynamic environment
  • Ability to communicate data and ideas effectively with PowerPoint
  • Intermediate skills level in Excel/Work; must be familiar with building and using pivot tables
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited and recognized institution of higher learning is required.
  • 4 plus years of relevant work experience is required

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