AT&T Sr Statistical Specialist in Dallas, Texas

Don't miss this opportunity to join the company recognized by Fortune magazine as the World's Most Admired Telecommunications Company and ranked #4 on DiversityInc's list of Top 50 Companies for Diversity.

As the largest communications company in the world, more than 120 million customers count on us every day to deliver the wireless, Internet, data and advertising services that fuel their businesses and connect them to their world. You will find yourself connecting communications and technology with opportunities that will take you to places you never imagined.

You don't have to be a tech whiz to join AT&T. It takes more than technology to keep us ahead of the curve, and thanks to our teams of legal/operations, marketing and finance whizzes, we do just that. Every day, each works to ensure the success of the company while they advance their own careers.

What does it take to join us? We demand exceptional skills in your discipline and a real dedication to being the best.

After all, we're asked to keep AT&T profitable and on the cutting edge, and at the same time, build on more than a century of innovation and success. We are a world leader in communications and entertainment, and we plan to keep on growing.

Two Sr. Statistical Specialist positions within the Finance Services, Credit & Collections organization, both requiring advanced analytics support:

  1. Primary focus of credit modeling & analysis for Entertainment/DirecTV portfolio

  2. Primary focus of modeling & analysis for Finance Services corporate initiatives within Global Payments, Remittance and Collections

Overall Purpose: A senior position that uses highly advanced skills in the use of predictive modeling, multivariate analysis, clustering/segmentation analysis, data mining, test and control experimentation, trend analysis and other statistical or data analysis techniques to analyze large data files from both internal and external sources to explain or predict behavior and or solve a variety of business problems.

Key Roles and Responsibilities: Gathers, analyzes, and interprets a wide variety of data to make predictions on future outcomes or identify differences in relationships amount sources of information. Selects data samples, develops questionnaires, and analyzes collected information according to statistical methods. Develops reports, charts, tables, and other visual aids in support of findings. Advises business partners with regards to patterns and relationships in data to recommend business direction or outcomes. Builds predictive models using data, tests the model on results outside of the sample size and verifies the model in the real world. Projects may include, testing strategy development for marketing initiatives, supporting product lifecycle decisions, evaluating product utilization, supporting fraud detection, credit modeling, credit analytics, collection analytics, etc.

Job Contribution: Senior level technical expertise. Deep technical knowledge and subject matter expert. Typically reports to a Third Level Manager.

Education: Typically possesses advanced college degree in Statistics and or Computer Science, Business Analyst nanodegree, or related expertise.

Experience: Typically possess strong understanding of internal business segment or stakeholders and strong presentation skills. Typically requires 8 years related experience in relational database structures, research methods, sampling techniques, and system testing. Supervisory: No.