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SAS Specialist
Ref No.: 18-08537
Location: RIVERWOODS, Illinois

The Fraud Strategy group analyzes vast amounts of account behavior and transactional data to develop and improve processes, models, and rules to manage fraud losses while balancing customer experience. These efforts are constantly monitored and adjusted, and combined with advanced analytics in order to address continuously changing fraud behaviors domestically and internationally.
• Assess trends, propose hypotheses and analyze data to detect constantly evolving fraud patterns. • Develop, implement, monitor and refine best-in-class fraud detection strategies that leverage historical data, customer usage profile and real time transactional data. Use standard analytic methods such as decision trees to analyze and improve fraud performance. Take ownership of fraud prevention strategies and manage fraud losses in assigned area of responsibility • Develop/run effective performance tracking mechanisms to ensure that strategies are performing as expected; and incorporate the learnings to improve strategies in a timely manner. • Provide support on ad-hoc analytical & strategic projects that aim to enhance the capabilities of the larger group • Prepare and present analytic results and new strategic processes in professional and informative way to management. • Define test cases, perform UAT on fraud tools.

Data analytics background, SAS programming, SQL

Good to have R, Python Teradata, Hadoop

Fraud, payments background is a plus

Will work on fraud data analysis