MasterCard Associate Analyst in San Jose, Costa Rica

Who is Mastercard?

We are the global technology company behind the world€™s fastest payments processing network. We are a vehicle for commerce, a connection to financial systems for the previously excluded, a technology innovation lab, and the home of Priceless ®. We ensure every employee has the opportunity to be a part of something bigger and to change lives. We believe as our company grows, so should you. We believe in connecting everyone to endless, priceless possibilities.

Job Title

Associate Analyst

Group Description:

MasterCard Advisors, the professional services arm of MasterCard Worldwide, provides payments-focused consulting, marketing, information and risk management services to financial institutions and merchants worldwide.

With its unique category expertise, deep understanding of customer needs and successful track record in addressing complex challenges throughout the payments lifecycle, MasterCard Advisors addresses the challenges and opportunities of its clients, enhances MasterCard's strategic and tactical performance and establishes MasterCard's global thought-leadership pre-eminence.

Are you motivated to develop data analysis, both quantitative and qualitative?

Are your communication skills good enough to explain your ideas effectively?

Are you willing to collaborate in a team of diverse skills and experience?

Role Description and Major Responsibilities:

The Analyst is a team member who actively contributes to analysis for delivering projects for MasterCard Advisors€™ clients.

Contribute towards the development of analysis to support strategies for our clients

Develop analytical projects as propensity models, behavioral segmentation, data mining, look-a-like analysis and marketing campaign result analysis

Proactively search for knowledge, data and information by interacting with other areas of MasterCard and MasterCard Advisors and conducting data research

Process complex information and presents it in a clear, simple format

Develops recommendations for analysis and present your proposals at team meetings

Data management for database preparation and quality checks

Data analysis using R, Python, SQL, Hadoop

Builds presentations in PowerPoint to document team´s products and offerings

All About You

Completed a strong undergraduate degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, Actuarial Science or one with strong programming skills

Having at least 1 year of work experience of SQL programming

Knowledge on R or Python

Professional level English language capability (must be comfortable to participate in meetings in English)

Strong analytical skills, including ability to interpret large amounts of data, apply critical thinking to validate results and willing to proactively apply different techniques to solve problems and drive results

Ability and interest in learning different program languages and learning new technologies (Hadoop, Spark, Python)

Nice to have: knowledge on SQL, VBA programming or Hadoop experience

Good communication skills

Attention to detail

Motivated about technology and helping others

Team player with ability to work with all levels in a fast paced environment

Equal Opportunity Employer
Requisition ID: R-63388