HarrisandDickey-Data Scientist

Job Description

Harris & Dickey is seeking a top-notch experienced Data Scientist for a consulting project in Dallas, Texas.  We are looking for a consultant who can assist an internal audit department update/automate their Internal Audit Risk Assessment process.  They currently use a qualitative approach and would like to use a quantitative approach.  They are looking for someone with heavy data analytics experience to help them with developing scripts in ACL, Spotfire or Minitab, and creating dashboards in Spotfire.  They need a consultant who can develop/test the scripts, develop/document the process, and develop the dashboards for all risk areas.  The project is anticipated to last through December 31, 2019, and can start immediately.

What we are seeking:

    Bachelor’s Degree required, preferably in accounting, finance, computer sciences, MIS, mathematics
    CPA, CIA, CFA, MBA or other professional designation a plus, but not a requirement.
    Proficiency in SAP
    Proficiency in data analysis tools - ACL, Spotfire (Tableau is fine) and Minitab
    Minimum 5 years experience in the data analytics field
    Strong analytical, strategic, and critical thinking skills, business acumen and judgment
    Great communication skills,  both in writing and orally
    Internal audit experience a plus
    Manufacturing experience a plus
    Self starter - has to have the ability to work with little supervision


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