BMW of North America, LLC

Senior Analytics, Data Scientist

2 weeks agoWoodcliff Lake, NJ

As an independent group of companies, the BMW Group has a commitment to creativity and breakthrough ideas that goes well beyond the racetrack. In order to continuously create ultimate driving machines, we drive our growth and design excellence by staffing our teams with individuals who are innovative and always looking for the next great idea. If you share our vision and view yourself as an independent, creative thinker, we invite you to join our team in this exceptional role located in Woodcliff Lake, NJ.

The Senior Analytics, Data Scientist is responsible for around generating/providing insights, performing deep-dive analysis on strategic and tactical topics, providing subject-matter-expert input into Board-level discussions, & proactively providing perspective on current and future trends impacting the business. Creating the structure, systems, methodology, and processes to do that is key.to plan, coordinate, and manage all activities related to the design, development, usage and implementation of organizational information systems and software applications, as well as the data integrity and transparency therein.

Responsible for the development and execution of the following existing systems:

  • Einstein Analytics: KPI Dashboard creation, testing, hypercare, and ensuring accurate data (Hyperion data, AVP, other sales related KPI, work with other departments such as BMW Financial Services to work with them and the vendor on design.)
  • BSC: ensuring accuracy, timely updates, corrective actions when necessary, administrative work, forward planning and aligning with other stakeholders to determine on/off targets for metrics moving forward.

He/She will champion the maintenance, support, and upgrading existing systems and applications. The Data Scientist will lead with proven communication skills, problem-solving skills, and knowledge of best practices to guide his business team, vendors, and collaborating IT teams on issues related to the design, development, communication, distribution, and deployment of mission-critical information and software systems that enable field teams to effectively consult and manage the dealer body.

The incumbent will be responsible for the development and project management or adaptation of new IT technologies and tools to how BMW Group consults and works with dealers to improve performance. This includes KPI's to steer business discussions or documentation of underperformance, as well as the creation and maintenance of these tools.

Key responsibilities:

  • Retail Performance Management and Measurement
  • Retail Performance Data
  • Vendor Management of Retail Strategy Systems Implementation
  • Internal Stakeholder Alignment
  • Project Planning, Project Implementation

Join the team at BMW of North America and enjoy a high-performance employment package which includes:

  • Company paid Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance
  • Employee car program
  • 401(k) Savings Plan
  • Retirement Income Account

What are you waiting for...jump into the driver's seat and apply for Senior Analytics, Data Science position today!

Qualifications:

Minimum Requirements

  • University Degree (4-year) preferably in Business Administration/Finance/Computer Science or extensive work experience beyond a 4 year equivalent; MBA preferred
  • 10+ years of experience in one or preferably a combination of the following:
    • Automotive Operations (HQ/ NSC/ Retail)
    • Data & Information Analytics
    • Strategy
    • IT Project Management
  • Background in working with data and KPI's is a must.
  • Experience in vendor management & excellent project management skills required.
  • Communicate Effectively: Speak, listen and write in a clear, thorough and timely manner using appropriate and effective communication tools and techniques.
  • Creativity/Innovation: Develop new and unique ways to improve operations of the organization and to create new opportunities.
  • Foster Teamwork: Work cooperatively and effectively with others to set goals, resolve problem, and make decisions that enhance organizational effectiveness.
  • Make Decisions: Assess situations to determine the importance, urgency and risks, and make clear decisions which are timely and in the best interests of the organization.
  • Organize: Set priorities, develop a work schedule, monitor progress towards goals, and track details/data/information/activities.
  • Plan: Determine strategies to move the organization forward, set goals, create and implement actions plans, and evaluate the process and results.
  • Solve Problems: Assess problem situations to identify causes, gather and process relevant information, generate possible solutions, and make recommendations and/or resolve the problem.

Additional skills:

  • Familiar with KPI dashboards
  • Sales Force BI tools
  • Tableau Analytics
  • Other BI and Reporting tools

BMW NA is an EEO employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Client-provided location(s): Woodcliff Lake, NJ, USA
Job ID: BMW-210000N8