Progressive Leasing, LLC located in Draper, UT seeks a Statistician. Duties include analyzing large data sets of transactional, sales, operations, & finance data to provide business insights, analyses, forecasts, decision tools, & optimization programs to allow enterprise to operate efficiently & compete effectively in marketplace. Interact with data scientists, technical architects, business partners, & senior management to enable efficient & robust analytics capabilities & ensure effective solutions are deployed across the enterprise. Implement understanding of statistical theories & techniques. Extract & manipulate large data sets using specialized software, & draw correct conclusions about trends&insights that data provide when properly analyzed. Understand technical architecture of data storage systems within the company & appropriately extract & process raw data&turn it into usable information, draw insights from info within the data at correct level of statistical confidence, to sort out randomness & noise from usable information, & draw signals from complex interactions between variables. Use results of data analysis to programmatically make optimal decisions on how to allocate company resources, set customer transaction terms, &conduct internal operations in such a way as to maximize profitability & minimize waste. Design, test, & implement new code successfully in a production environment. Understand how each input & output of code will interact with system & produce a change in business operations. Supervise QA testing & customer acceptance testing. Consult with technical resources on testing requirements & outcomes. Implement code changes to production envmt without causing disruption of existing business processes. Build, maintain, & improve decision systems & predictive models. Explore new data sources both internal & external & use findings to further improve & optimize model performance. Design, implement, & read in-market experiments testing new algorithms, technologies, & processes to better serve our customer & stay ahead of competition. Recommend & support strategic business changes through rigorous analytics, deep understanding of the business, & creative problem solving. Identify, evaluate, & help implement emerging advanced analytics technologies & methods. Requires Master's degree in quantitative or technical field of Math, Statistics, Engg, Economics, Physics, or Comp Science. 5 yrs of exp including: (1) exp with advanced analytics, multivariate analysis, performing data analysis, & interpreting results; (2) 2 yrs exp with data exploration & machine learning tools such as those found in R or Python; (3) 2 yrs exp in problem formulation, statistics, predictive modeling, & modern data science techniques; (4) 2 yrs exp applying advanced statistical modeling techniques to solve problems; (5) 2 yrs exp with data querying/extraction languages (SQL, SAS, etc.); (6) 2 yrs experience crafting rigorous research/evaluation design approaches to meet client's research needs. For a full listing of the duties & requirements for this position, & for instructions on how to apply, go to https://jobs.progleasing.com.