Unilever Data Scientist HR Analytics in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey

Background & Purpose of the Job

Data is everywhere in the world and Unilever is passionate about it! As HR embarks on a cultural transformation, we want to drive this change from a data lens. Data is the new art and we want to use it to take us from descriptive insights to predictive and prescriptive analytics. Can you help us get there?

  • Moderate amount of time blending data and building dashboards, providing predictions and making presentations to senior leadership

  • Drive the team from descriptive insights to predictive and prescriptive analytics

  • Exercise expertise across data engineering and science

  • Build insightful dashboards containing tactical reports and strategic analytics

  • Lead the interpretation of people data in order to identify meaningful differences, relationships, trends, and any other factors that could affect the health of the organization.

  • Serve as the domain expert for analytics in the areas of people metrics, reporting, and advanced and predictive analytics.

  • Collaborate with subject matter experts across the HR service areas (learning and development, recruiting, talent management, diversity, compliance, reward, benefits) to improve overall strategic insight.

  • Support interpersonal leadership teams identify business challenges and use data analysis to help influence changes to the policies, practices, operations, process or programs.

Who You Are & What You’ll Do

You’re a strategy guru: to discover the information hidden in our many sources of data

You’re a dot connector: eager to build dashboards, perform statistical analysis, and build high quality prediction systems

You’re a teacher: who can look at many different data sets, find trends and insights to provide business recommendations in layman terms.

What You’ll Need To Succeed

  • Master’s degree; PHD preferred

  • 4-5 years of relevant experience with data and AI

  • Start-up experience (preference)

  • Advanced data plumbing skills

  • Experience working in an HR or People analytics related field, preferred

  • Critical thinking skills in formulating hypotheses, interpreting results, and being able to make educated guesses when data may be sparse or unavailable

  • Ability to communicate written and verbal analytics output to non-experts

  • Intellectual curiosity and ability to handle high levels of ambiguity

  • Ability to prioritize and work within tight deadlines

  • Attention to detail

  • Experience managing, mentoring, and developing talent (preferred)

  • Experience with the following tools/systems:

  • Power BI, Tableau and/or other similar SQL tools required

  • Microsoft Access, PowerPoint, and Excel experience.

  • R Programming

  • Python

  • Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence (AI)

What We Can Offer You

Culture for Growth at https://www.unilever.com/about/who-we-are/our-vision/ | Top Notch Employee Health & Well Being Benefits at https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BzuVqApc7i-tR2YxazMxNkpPZVU/view | Every Voice Matters at https://www.unilever.com/sustainable-living/the-sustainable-living-plan/enhancing-livelihoods/opportunities-for-women/upholding-diversity/ | Global Reach at https://www.unilever.com/brands/ | Life at Unilever at https://www.linkedin.com/company-beta/1248/life/ | Careers with Purpose at https://www.unilever.com/sustainable-living/transformational-change/ | World Class Career Development Programs at https://www.unilever.com/careers/graduates/uflp/ | Check Out Our Space at https://www.themuse.com/companies/unilever/office | Focus On Sustainability at https://www.unilever.com/sustainable-living/transformational-change/


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