Bain & Company Inc

  • Senior Specialist, Advanced Analytics

    Job Location AU-Sydney
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    Advanced Analytics
    Regular Full-Time
    Location : Location
    • The Advanced Analytics Group (AAG) is a team of experts in consumer research, applied statistics, data science & engineering, and operations research. The Senior Specialist in Advanced Analytics works with Bain consulting teams to provide high quality results for our clients. 
    • The candidate will also work to advance AAG’s and Bain’s analytic capabilities and provide training in statistics and data science topics to the consulting staff as needed.
    • This position will be located in Sydney or Melbourne.

    • Provide analytical expertise to Bain case teams and clients worldwide. The Senior Specialist will work with case teams to assess data needs and propose analytical solutions to provide practical, value-added answers to the client.
    • Recommend and apply research methods and analytical techniques appropriate for market and customer segmentation, product design, pricing, demand forecasting, predictive modelling, territory optimization, and in-market testing.
    • Conduct advanced statistical analyses: Explain and perform a variety of statistical and data mining techniques including discrete choice/conjoint analysis, latent class and other clustering techniques, maximum difference scaling, multiple regression and logistic regressions, decision trees (e.g. CHAID/CART), and factor and correspondence/MDS analysis.
    • Train and coach consultants on basic statistical and analytical procedures
    • Keep abreast of new and current statistical and data science techniques.
    • Provide training, documentation and other assistance to Bain consulting staff to support and expand the use of analytics software and tools (Alteryx, Tableau).


    • 5-10 years of experience with applied statistical analysis in a business environment without a Master’s Degree, or 3+ years’ experience with a Master’s Degree or PhD in statistics, math, data science, behavioural science, or related field
    • Extensive experience with R, SPSS, or SAS
    • Experience explaining and performing a variety of statistical and data mining techniques including: latent class segmentations, discrete choice/conjoint, multiple regression and logistic regressions, decision trees, and factor and correspondence/MDS analysis.
    • Proficiency in machine learning techniques and data science tools (SQL, Python) is a plus
    • Strong interpersonal and communication skills are a must.
    • Must be able to discuss technical issues with a non-technical audience
    • Must thrive in a fast paced environment and be able to work independently
    • Some travel required
    • Fluent in English
    • Australian citizen or permanent resident



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