What you'll do...
Data Source Identification: Supports the understanding of the
priority order of requirements and service level agreements. Helps
identify the most suitable source for data that is fit for purpose.
Performs initial data quality checks on extracted data.
Problem Formulation: Translates business problems within one's
discipline to data related or mathematical solutions. Identifies
what methods (for example, analytics, big data analytics,
automation) would provide a solution for the problem. Shares use
cases and gives examples to demonstrate how the method would solve
the business problem.
Data Strategy: Understands, articulates, interprets, and applies
the principles of the defined strategy to unique, moderately
complex business problems that may span one or main functions or
Data Visualization: Identifies and recommends the most suitable
visualization tools based on context. Generates appropriate
graphical representations of data and model outcomes. Understands
customer requirements to design appropriate data representation for
complex data sets and drive User Experience designers and User
Interface engineers to build front end applications. Defines
application design based on customer requirements. Builds
compelling stories based on context to integrate multiple pieces of
information into cohesive insights. Presents to and influences
diverse audiences using the appropriate frameworks and conveys
clear messages through deep business and stakeholder understanding.
Customizes communication style based on stakeholders and leverages
relationships to drive behavioral change. Guides and mentors junior
associates on story types, structures, and techniques based on
Applied Business Acumen: Evaluates proposed business cases for
projects and initiatives. Influences business stakeholder decision
making. Translates business requirements into strategies,
initiatives, and projects and aligns them to business strategy and
objectives and drives the execution of deliverables. Builds and
articulates the business case and return on investment and delivers
work that has demonstrable value. Challenges business assumptions
on topics related to one's domain expertise. Develops new
organization-wide processes and ways of working. Teaches and guides
others on best practices. Proactively engages in the external
community to build Walmart's brand and learns more about industry
practices. Data Quality Management: Promotes and educates others on
data quality awareness. Profiles, analyzes, and assesses data
quality. Tests and validates data quality requirements.
Continuously measures and monitors data quality. Delivers against
data quality service level agreements. Manages operational Data
Quality Management procedures. Manages data quality issues and
leads data cleansing activities to remove data quality defects,
improves data quality, and eliminates unused data. Determines user
accessibility and removes or restricts user access as needed.
Interprets company and regulatory policies on data. Educates others
on data governance processes, practices, policies, and
Exploratory Data Analysis: Promotes the value of Knowledge
Discovery in Data (KDD) for business managers. Identifies and
applies suitable KDD tool basis business requirement. Guides junior
team members on tools and techniques. Stays abreast of best
practices in KDD techniques. Tests and evaluates multiple
solutions, methods, and models to determine accuracy, validity, and
applicability. Establishes standards for application and
interpretation of statistical data. Conducts statistical
experiments(for example hypothesis tests, confidence intervals) and
builds statistical models using packages like Statistical Analysis
Systems (SAS). Designs, writes, and publishes numerous research
documents on diverse topics. Consults on complex situations to test
hypotheses, anticipate pitfalls, prevent false conclusions, and
advise others on avoiding them. Provides insights to the business
based on research findings.
Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects by
identifying customer and operational needs; developing and
communicating business plans and priorities; removing barriers and
obstacles that impact performance; providing resources; identifying
performance standards; measuring progress and adjusting performance
accordingly; developing contingency plans; and demonstrating
adaptability and supporting continuous learning.
Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission,
values, and standards of ethics and integrity by training and
providing direction to others in their use and application;
ensuring compliance with them; and utilizing and supporting the
Open Door Policy.
Ensures business needs are being met by evaluating the ongoing
effectiveness of current plans, programs, and initiatives;
consulting with business partners, managers, co-workers, or other
key stakeholders; soliciting, evaluating, and applying suggestions
for improving efficiency and costeffectiveness; and participating
in and supporting community outreach events.
Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this
position. If none are listed, there are no minimum
Option 1: Bachelor's degree in Business, Engineering,
Statistics, Economics, Analytics, Mathematics, Arts, Finance or
related field and 3 years' experience in data analysis, data
science, statistics, or related field. Option 2: Master's degree in
Business, Engineering, Statistics, Economics, Analytics,
Mathematics, Computer Science, Information Technology or related
field and 1 year's experience in data analysis, data science,
statistics, or related field. Option 3: 5 years' experience in data
analysis, data science, statistics, or related field.
Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for
this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred
Data science, data analysis, statistics, or related field,
Master's degree in Business, Computer Science, Engineering,
Statistics, Economics, Analytics, Mathematics, Computer Science,
Information Technology or related field, Related industry
experience (for example, retail, merchandising, healthcare,
eCommerce), Successful completion of assessments in data analysis
and Business Intelligence tools and scripting languages (for
example, SQL, Python, Spark, Scala, R, Power BI, or Tableau)
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