Sr. Data Analytics Analyst
Posted on: May 2, 2021
Join a collaborative team in our growing company and take
your career to the next level!
The Sr. Data Analytics Analyst will be a key Subject Matter
Expert and contributor in the Internal Audit Services (IAS)
continued enhancement of data analytics, data mining, and
continuous auditing strategies and tactics in support of the audit
charter. He or she completes all internal audit work in
compliance with established audit methodology while meeting all
organizational and professional ethical standards.
This individual will work remotely temporarily due to
Key responsibilities include:
Performance of Analytics (70%)
Develop and leverage subject matter expertise in
the knowledge of Assurant’s data environment; ability to
access and analyze complex data; use of analytical tools and
languages such as Alteryx and Python; and ability to
interpret, visualize and communicate results using dashboarding
tools such as Tableau and Power BI.
Provide both advisory and execution support in audits by
identifying, developing, documenting, or executing audit analytics
during all relevant stages of an audit.
Perform data mining and analysis to facilitate the
identification and communication of outliers and trends in the
Perform descriptive, statistical, and text analytics to test if
the business is meeting its operational, financial, and regulatory
requirements and benchmarks.
Design and execute standalone Data Analytics audit projects as
warranted in support of department objectives.
Assist auditors in obtaining necessary data for audits.
Identify, develop and maintain continuous auditing/monitoring
Provide additional support on audits or other IAS initiatives
Business Knowledge, Technical Knowledge and
Individual Development (20%)
Actively learn and apply mature and emerging technical knowledge
gained through professional development opportunities, including
external and internal training.
Actively seek to build and apply business knowledge to
complement technical expertise in design and performance of
Department Development (10%)
Assist in, and sometimes lead, department initiatives to review
and improve department processes, tools and methodologies related
to the use of Data Analytics.
Mentor colleagues and provide training on professional
standards, best practices, tools and strategies for personal and
Required Experience and Education
Experience with advanced application of data analytics
techniques and tools in a complex business environment, including
the application of general statistical concepts against large
volumes of data.
Two years of collecting and analyzing complex data, evaluating
information and drawing logical conclusions.
Two years with data access, analysis and visualization tools,
such as Alteryx, Tableau, Excel, MS-SQL, Oracle, SAS, R, Python,
PLSQL Developer, and Power BI.
Two years accessing and analyzing data in environments such as
SAS, SQL, Oracle and AS400.
BS/BA degree from an accredited college or university preferably
in Management Information Systems, Data Science, Statistics,
Business, Management, Accounting, Finance or related field.
Preferred Experience and
Experience with financial services or insurance industry
Experience performing data analytics in an Internal Audit or
Experience applying fraud discovery techniques during design and
execution of data analytics.
Experience in formal communications (written reports and oral)
with all levels of staff and management, particularly the creation
and maintenance of management reporting dashboards.
Experience developing or maintaining a Continuous Auditing /
Continuous Monitoring platform.
Master’s degree in Data Science, Analytics, Statistics or MBA
from an accredited college or university.
One or more related professional certifications in accounting or
auditing (CPA, CIA, CISA, CFE, etc.).
Assurant Employee Benefits and Value Proposition
We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits to full
time and part time employees including medical, dental, STD, LTD,
life insurance, 401(k), generous paid time off and much more.
We strive to maintain a professional, yet friendly environment
and promote professional and career development for our
Assurant is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. All
aspects of consideration for employment and employment with the
Company are governed on the basis of merit, competence and
qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, sex,
national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual
orientation, or any other category protected by federal, state, or
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