Vice President – Data Analytics


Job TitleVice President – Data Analytics
Job LocationPune
DescriptionThe candidate will play a pivotal role in leading and managing all the data analytics engagements, delivery and teams. He/She will manage all the team members in the Data Analytics Practice including data scientists and analysts and achieve the highest levels of client satisfaction and targeted project deliveries.
  • Analytical Expertise: Provide subject matter expertise in advanced analytics across verticals. Generate insights and present findings and deliverables to clients and ensure that the project deliveries meet the requirements of clients. Develop advanced analytical frameworks, algorithms, methodologies, processes and solutions that are built on customer centricity.
  • Solution development: Work with clients to build analytical solutions across Industry Verticals leveraging deep business understanding and analytical expertise. Develop Service solutions, applications and products which can be commercially leveraged by SGA. Provide thought leadership on new trends in analytics.
  • Program management: Ensure that all project deliverables are completed on schedule and in accordance with client’s needs and expectations. Ensure appropriate resource utilization, and quality of delivery. Define and achieve the standard metrics and KPIs for clients and establish processes to measure them. The Delivery Lead will also be responsible for the design & review of the solution, innovations around scale of the solution, methodologies used, and infrastructure utilized for project delivery and cost optimization from SGA’s perspective.
  • People management: The Delivery Lead will be the Single Point of Contact (SPOC) for recruitment in the Data Analytics Practice and will liaise with the HR team to manage recruitments. Manage teams of data scientists and analysts and be responsible for their performance appraisals and career progression. Manage conflict, internal challenges, team motivation and people principles.
Skills Required
  • Experience on leading multiple analytics engagements for global companies
  • Experience in setting-up delivery and solutioning KPI’s for teams and ensuring high performance
  • Experience in acquiring, developing and retaining talent
  • High level of competence in Data Interpretation, Logical Reasoning and Problem Solving
  • Ability and willingness to work with large amounts of data and work on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Advanced level of Knowledge in Mathematics, Statistics or Economics
  • Process and quality orientation
  • Good administration and communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Masters in Statistics, Economics, Mathematics or Engineering

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