CGI Technologies and Solutions, Inc. Data and Reports Modeler in Houston, Texas
Data and Reports Modeler
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City:Houston, Texas, United States
Employment Type:Full Time
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CGI is currently hiring a Data/Reports Modeler to work on prescriptive planning applications in Houston, Texas.
The Data/Reports Modeler will work on a linear programming based model that accurately depicts the target firms key business drivers and constraints and informs the end users on the key decisions that lead to improved financial outcomes.
Your future duties and responsibilities:
Business Modeling 3+ years experience modeling in Excel a must; understanding of linear programming and constraint-based modeling systems (e.g. OPL Studio, Lindo, GAMS) a strong plus; It is preferable that the experience be in modeling and analyzing the types of business problems that optimizers are typically applied to (e.g. operational, tactical and strategic planning), vs. tangential techniques such as simulation and statistics
Business Analyst/Management or Business Advisory Consultant Prior experience supporting business decision making, including problem definition, research/analysis, expectation management, client management and business process definition
Data Management & Programming understanding of database systems such as SQL Server, and ideally SSIS and reporting environments; VBA programming knowledge is a plus
Managerial Accounting & Micro-economics Knowledge of financial and cost accounting is a plus; a fundamental understanding of micro-economics -- which could be gained through relevant work experience -- is critical
Problem Solving demonstrated ability to conceptualize, define and solve difficult problems
Modeling/Analysis strong aptitude for modeling and analyzing business decisions, whether operational, tactical or strategic
Data Management/Manipulation understanding of and ability to work with large amounts of data to clean inputs and present outputs in a visual, easy to understand manner
Communications strong written and oral communication skills. Candidates must be able to communicate effectively even if the role is confined to model building and implementation. The focus is on gathering requirements, communicating (sometimes counter-intuitive) results, and motivating line personnel to acting on outputs.
Required qualifications to be successful in this role:
Minimum of 5 years of experience in IT
Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite a must.
Team player with good communication skills and ability to multi-task
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