Business Analyst, Machine Learning Business Analyst, Machine Learning …

S&P Global
in Charlottesville, VA, United States
Permanent, Full time
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S&P Global
in Charlottesville, VA, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Business Analyst, Machine Learning
JobDescription :
Business Analyst, Machine Learning
Location: Charlottesville, VA or Richmond, VA

The Team:
We are seeking a Business Analyst with project management and business analysis experience to join one of our AI development teams. Our AI development teams consist of data scientists, machine learning engineers, and business analysts who design, build, and operate production-grade applications that transform S&P Global's products and operations using machine learning, natural language processing, and related AI techniques.

The Impact:
We are in search of a highly motivated Business Analyst, Machine Learning who is ready to take their career to the next level in a fast growing company and emerging technology field. Do you love working on Technical Projects and getting in the trenches with the team to solve thorny data challenges? Do you like staying on top of the latest innovations in technology research and translating them into real-world applications and impact?

What's In It For You?
  • You will be a contributing member of an AI development scrum team accountable for delivering AI-powered software applications in production settings
  • The chance to dig in to complicated technical details surrounding product requirements and specifications
  • Work with and guide our Product Owners, data scientists, machine learning engineers, and others to fill in technical gaps in requirements
  • Promote a team-oriented culture and environment

  • End-to-end specification, development, testing, and release of assigned project deliverables for AI development projects.
  • Utilize advanced SQL and data wrangling skills to assist with sourcing, preparing, and validating data for machine learning development.
  • Participate in the scoping of proposed projects and features, and work with Content Managers, Product Managers, and other technologists to turn business requirements into actionable specifications for data scientists and machine learning engineers.
  • Work to identify, mitigate, and communicate risks to team projects as appropriate.
  • Work independently to provide for data transformation, testing, solving problems, and end-to-end user support needs.
  • Familiar with a variety of concepts, practices, and procedures in machine learning and related fields
  • Relies on limited experience and discernment to plan and accomplish goals.

What We're Looking For:
Basic Qualifications:
  • 2-6 years of experience as a business analyst, project manager, systems analyst or similar in a technical environment
  • Strong SQL skills
  • Hands-on experience with data analysis
  • Ability to clearly bring together and document software requirements
  • Strong critical thinking and analytical skills
  • Communication skills (present, active listening, ability to build consensus, and support across functions and at all levels)

Preferred Qualifications:
  • University degree in a quantitative or engineering field
  • Solid understanding of fundamental concepts in machine learning
  • Solid understanding of cloud computing environments, e.g. Amazon Web Services
  • Hands-on experience with coding in Python
  • Understanding of the financial services industry is a plus
  • An understanding of Agile methodologies

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S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer committed to making all employment decisions on the basis of merit, capability and equality of opportunity, and without regard to race/ethnicity, gender, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability, marital status (including domestic partnerships and civil unions), sexual orientation, military veteran status, unemployment status, or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law, or any other characteristic that has no bearing on a person's ability to perform his or her job.

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