Uncertainty in Financial Market Leaves Questions for Analytics Professionals

Posted

This post is contributed by Meghan Shea, Burtch Works’ analytics recruiter specializing in financial services. Over the past few years, in response to the 2008 financial crisis, the regulatory risk function within lending institutions has grown significantly. Because of the passing of the Dodd-Frank Act in 2010, the extensive regulatory requirements for banks created a… Read more »

Analytics Interviews are Changing, Here’s What You Can Do

Posted

This post is contributed by Sandy Marmitt, Burtch Works’ analytics recruiting specialist. As the use of analytics in business continues to expand, there is an increasing demand for professionals who can bridge the gap between hands-on statistics and business strategy. It is becoming more important that quantitative experts are adept at explaining their findings to… Read more »

Analysis Reveals: More Analytics Pros Changing Jobs, Tenure Decreasing

Posted

Linda Burtch, Managing Director at Burtch Works | 30+ years’ experience in quantitative recruiting With the temperature on the data science and analytics hiring market cranked up to “sweltering”, has this turned all quantitative professionals into job hoppers? Maybe not quite yet, but we’ve been sampling our network of quantitative professionals annually to determine how… Read more »

2017 Predictions for the Analytics & Data Science Hiring Market

Posted

Linda Burtch, Managing Director at Burtch Works | 30+ years’ experience in quantitative recruiting Want to see how these developing trends could affect your career or team? Watch our 2017 Predictions webinar on YouTube, where I go into more depth about the implications for career and business planning! With the whirlwind of change in the data science… Read more »

Analytics & Data Science Career Advice from a Chief Analytics Officer

Posted

A few weeks ago, we had the opportunity to chat with Joe DeCosmo, Chief Analytics Officer at Enova International and Enova Decisions, for a special live webinar (you can watch the recording on YouTube). Having been a quantitative executive at a variety of companies including Enova, West Monroe Partners, HAVI Global Solutions, and Allant Group,… Read more »

A FinTech Insider on Challenges in Alternative Lending

Posted

Jason Dell is an experienced payments professional with a wealth of knowledge regarding the alternative lending space. With a background that includes firms such as Kabbage, Fiserv, and Motorola, his career is a testament to the successful intersection of technology and financial services. We connected to talk payments, fintech innovation, and challenges in alternative lending…. Read more »

The Top 3 Predictive Analytics Trends Shaping Today’s Market

Posted

This post is an adapted excerpt from our report, The Burtch Works Study: Salaries of Predictive Analytics Professionals 2016, which examines updated compensation and demographic data on over 1,200 analytics professionals across the US. You can download the report for free, and see how analytics compensation varies by job level, region, industry, residency status, and gender,… Read more »