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  • New York City


Data Analytics - AVP - 90228257
Primary Location:US-New York-745 Seventh Avenue, New York, NY
Job Type:Permanent/Regular
Posting Range:2 Apr 2019 - Ongoing
AVP – Data Analytics Specialist
745 7th Avenue, New York, NY
BIA Overview:  BIA aims to provide independent, reliable, valued, insightful and timely assurance to the Board and executive management over the effectiveness of governance, risk management and control over current and evolving risks, in the context of the current and expected business environment and in accordance with the international standards definition of internal auditing.

What will you be doing?
•Develop sustainable and re-useable Data Analytics test to improve the efficiency of BIA and to improve audit coverage.
•Understand business and audit objectives working in conjunction with Audit Teams; Innovate and propose use cases which can add measurable value to audit outcome.
•Maintain appropriate documentation of code and create data dictionary including definitions (where appropriate).
•Build self-service tools/dashboards/data models/warehouse/data lakes. Maintain common data used by audit delivery teams.
•Innovate and learn new data science techniques/technologies which could add value to BIA. Present these technologies, capabilities and audit use-cases in different forums.
What we’re looking for:
•Bachelor’s Degree – Computer Science, Statistics or Finance
•3+ years’ data analysis with any RDBMS/SQL.
•2+ years’ Data Analysis/Mining/Scripting experience R/Python/SAS.
•1+ years’ Data Visualization experience in Python Django/Tableau/Spotfire/Qlikview/d3.js.
•2+ years’ financial services experience
Skills that will help you in the role:
•Experience with advanced analytics/Machine learning (Decision Trees/Clustering/HMM/Tensorflow).
•Experience in data warehouse design, Informatica, Unix.
•Analytics experience within an internal/external audit or risk management function.
•Proven ability to quickly learn emerging data analytics technologies and use them on the job.
Where will you be working?
Barclays’ U.S. headquarters is located at 745 Seventh Avenue in New York, NY.  At Barclays, we offer you an engaging and challenging environment, giving you the opportunity to make the most of your unique set of skills. We also have an extensive range of learning and development initiatives designed to support you both personally and professionally.
Interested and want to know more about Barclays? Visit for more details.
Our Values
Everything we do is shaped by the five values of Respect, Integrity, Service, Excellence and Stewardship. Our values inform the foundations of our relationships with customers and clients, but they also shape how we measure and reward the performance of our colleagues. Simply put, success is not just about what you achieve, but about how you achieve it.

Our Diversity
We aim to foster a culture where individuals of all backgrounds feel confident in bringing their whole selves to work, feel included and their talents are nurtured, empowering them to contribute fully to our vision and goals.  It is the policy of Barclays to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law.

Our Benefits
Our customers are unique. The same goes for our colleagues. That's why at Barclays we offer a range of benefits, allowing every colleague to choose the best options for their personal circumstances. These include a competitive salary and pension, health care and all the tools, technology and support to help you become the very best you can be. We are proud of our dynamic working options for colleagues. If you have a need for flexibility, then please discuss this with us.

About the company

Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for 48 million customers and clients worldwide.

We have over 325 years of history and expertise in banking. From our beginnings in Lombard Street, London through to the launch of the world’s first ATM and innovative mobile phone payments services, find out more about our achievements to date.

Barclays is a trading name of Barclays Bank PLC and its subsidiaries. Barclays Bank PLC is registered in England and is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. Registered in England. Registered No. 1026167. Registered office: 1 Churchill Place, London E14 5HP.

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