Deloitte Forensic Analytics - Senior Consultant in Chicago, Illinois
Are you an analytical, data-driven professional? Are you interested in a role that uses leading edge analytics and offers an opportunity to provide front line support to solve our clients most challenging problems? If so, the Forensic Analytics practice within Deloitte Transactions and Business Analytics LLP (DTBA) is the place for you!
Forensic Analytics is a fast-growth practice within Deloitte Risk and Financial Advisory that centers around several of the hottest areas of business today analytics, forensic analysis, and litigation support and the specialized skills that make careers in these areas both fascinating and in high-demand. Our Analytics team makes extensive use of data, statistical and quantitative analysis, rules-based methods, and explanatory and predictive modeling to bring insights to client issues in the forensic and transaction domains. We work with specialists in many areas, and we apply our solutions to a wide range of highly interesting and complex corporate challenges, such as forensic investigations, sales fraud, anti-corruption compliance, restructuring, safety and quality, enterprise fraud and misuse management to explain what has occurred in the past and to support informed decision making for the future. Our work increasingly employs specialized competencies, such as advanced analytics, visualization, and geospatial techniques.
Work you ll do
Create, manage, analyze and utilize high performance relational databases (e.g., SQL Server, Oracle, Microsoft Access, OLAP and other proprietary software)
Query and mine large data sets to discover transaction patterns, examine financial data and filter for targeted information
Design and develop models and solutions that use predictive analytics, text analytics and cognitive computing, and big data frameworks, in order to find anomalies and hidden patterns
Develop dashboards to visualize and integrate data from across the globe
Provide input with respect to practice technology initiatives and investments
Assist in preparing and presenting complex written and verbal materials (reports, findings and presentations)
Review deliverables for accuracy and quality
Provide coaching to junior staff
Contribute to new business proposals and proposal development
Manage own personal and professional development; seek opportunities for professional growth and expansion of consulting skills and experience
As a member of ourForensic Analytics practice in the Senior Consultant role, youwill work on projects that will allow you to collaborate with attorneys, forensic accountants, clients, and other investigators. As part of these projects, you ll be provided the opportunity to demonstrate your technical, project management and leadership skills in an environment that provides for outstanding growth and advancement. Project teams either work onsite with the client team or from a Deloitte office. Either location may necessitate regular travel and requires flexibility with the significant travel requirements of client service projects.
Bachelor s Degree in Economics, Finance, Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Engineering, Business Analytics disciplines, or related area
3 years of hands-on technical experience mining and analyzing transactional electronic data with competency ina variety of analytics tools and programming languages such as, but not limited to:
Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, Mongo Db
Predictive Analytics/Data Mining: (e.g., IBM SPSS, SAS Enterprise Miner, R PL , Python, Matlab) Data Visualization Tools (e.g. QlikView, Tableau, Power Bi)
Big Data Tools (e.g., Hadoop, Hive, Pig, Impala, Mahout)
Reporting Tools (e.g., Business Objects, Reporting Services) Financial Tools (e.g. NumeriX, Bloomberg, FinCad, Monte Carlo simulation tools
Proficiency in word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation creation tools, as well as Internet research tools
Professional demeanor and strong communication skills, both written and oral
Demonstrated problem solving and troubleshooting skills with experience exercising mature judgment
Ability to work independently and manage multiple projects and responsibilities in a fast-paced environment
Proven experience effectively prioritizing workload to meet deadlines and work objectives
Travel up to 100% may be required, depending on role and location
Must be legally authorized to work in the United Stated without the need for employer sponsorship, now or at any time in the future
Previous accounting/audit or analytics experience in a professional services firm
Master s Degree inEconomics, Finance, Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Engineeringor a professional affiliation such as CPA, FCPA, CFE, MBA, ASA, and/or CFA
How you ll grow
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