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Advanced Analytics - Database Analyst - LatAm - Brazil
Who you’ll work with

You’ll work in São Paulo as part of our Analytics team. This team brings the latest analytical techniques plus a deep understanding of industry dynamics and corporate functions to help clients create the most value from data.

Our analytics experts work alongside experienced McKinsey consultants from across our global firm. This combination of industry, functional and analytics expertise enables our teams to identify the biggest opportunities—and to anticipate and address potential barriers to impact.

What you’ll do

You’ll work with McKinsey consulting teams to carry out complex data analysis and modeling, creating a foundation for sound recommendations for client studies and internal projects.

You will be responsible for developing prototypes in Excel and Access, conducting statistical analyses, evaluating large data sets, and creating optimization models. You will be exposed to an enormous variety of topics across many different industries such as a world-leading bank figuring out how to best do its customer care across all of its channels, a railway determining optimal crew deployment, or a medical care provider understanding the main drivers for delays in surgery scheduling.

Working on projects and exchanging experiences with your colleagues means you will face new intellectual challenges on a daily basis, while continuously building your methodological knowledge and skills.

Qualifications
  • Advanced degree with focus in mathematics, statistics, physics, econometrics, computer science, math, engineering or related program
  • Strong academic qualifications, including advanced understanding/coursework in database management and math (Linear Algebra, Calculus)
  • Experience in mathematical software, databases, programming languages, and comfortable working with large data sets; in particular proficiency in R and/or SAS
  • Advanced experience developing dashboards, KPI, ETL (extract transform load), automated data transform
  • Previous work experience in building data marts and programing in at least one of the following: SQL, Oracle, Excel-VBA, Access, Sybase, MySQL
  • Ability to independently own front-end tool development and decisions, balancing demands and deadlines
  • Excellent analytical and conceptual problem solving skills
  • Distinctive communications skills and ability to communicate technical content in an easy to understand way
  • Strong people skills, team-orientation, and a professional attitude
  • Ability to communicate effectively in English, both in writing and verbally
  • Willingness to travel

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