Data Scientist

SVB Financial Group Tempe, AZ
Silicon Valley Bank is the market leader in providing financial solutions to the world's most innovative technology and life science companies and investors. SVB has been an incredible growth story over the last 30 years and continues to grow and expand internationally. In order to fuel our growth, we are placing an even greater emphasis on being a data-driven organization by expanding our Internal & Predictive Analytics team. Come join a growing, global commercial bank at the heart of the innovation economy.

The Internal & Predictive Analytics group at SVB is responsible for providing actionable analytics, consistent and explainable performance metrics and useful, timely business insights. We are looking for a high-performing Data Science professional to help us deliver and promote information-based solutions to our financial, sales, marketing, product management, and executive partners.

Primary Responsibilities:

* Design, create, and deploy interactive Tableau visualizations that can be used by non-technical business leaders

* Collaborate with stakeholders and senior analysts across sales, marketing, credit, and executives to understand key business questions

* Facilitate the discovery of concise business metrics and help drive underlying data requirements and sources

* Promote increased adoption of Client Insights Center (SVB's One Stop Shop for client insights) and foster increased user engagement through ongoing content enrichment

* Participate in outreach functions including training sessions, stakeholder meetings, user guides and working with virtual teams

* Craft compelling, data-driven stories that educate, excite, and empower end-users using self-service analytics

* Help maintain and enhance a secure, robust and relevant world-class analytics platform


* At least 5 years' experience within Financial Industry (Banking a plus)

* Specialist in data visualization and presentation for business users

* Senior-level experience with Tableau desktop, dashboard creation, Tableau server deployments, extracts and data management

* Analytics background AND strong technical experience with Tableau and SQL and relational data models

* Experience with Agile and SDLC development practices

* Ability to gather and synthesize ambiguous requirements from non-technical business users

* Excellent communication skills and experience with supporting marketing and sales teams from both technical and business perspectives

* Relentless curiosity, eagerness to learn, analytical, creative, and innovative approach to solve difficult problems

* Demonstrated ability to self-manage and multitask in a dynamic, ever-changing environment

* Bachelor/Masters in Computer Science, Finance, Accounting, Economics, Statistics or operational research