Aug 14, 2020

Product Strategy Analyst

  • TransUnion
  • Chicago, IL, USA
Accounting Customer Service Finance Information Technology (IT) Management Program Management Sales

Job Description

What We'll Bring:
At TransUnion, we have a welcoming and energetic environment that encourages collaboration and innovation. We are consistently exploring new technologies and tools to be agile. This environment gives our people the opportunity to hone current skills and build new capabilities, while discovering their genius.
Come be a part of our team - you'll work with great people, pioneering products and cutting-edge technology.

Protecting the health and wellness of our associates and candidates considering a career at TransUnion is our highest priority. In supporting this vision, our recruitment and new hire experience for this role is fully virtual for the time being. Candidates interviewing will get to know our team over the phone and video, and this role will operate virtually upon hire until we return to the office. Even though we're not physically together right now, our goal is to provide you a supportive candidate and new hire experience that will immerse you in our culture and set you up for success at TransUnion.

What You'll Bring:
  • Perform all data analysis duties using databases, as needed, IT systems, including Excel, SQL Server, and other proprietary and third party systems
  • Research, develop, test, and document methodologies/models, procedures and related processes for Global Solutions data and analysis
  • Willingness and ability to consistently assert point of view in a non-confrontational manner
  • Capable of translating data trends into tangible concepts/ideas or solutions (demonstrate thought leadership)
  • Proficiency with computer systems, data and analytical concepts

What we'd prefer to see:
  • Understanding of credit reporting industry helpful
  • Detail-oriented, mathematically inclined and have the ability to work independently
  • Bachelor's degree in fields such as mathematics, business, finance, economics, statistics or equivalent is preferred.

Impact You'll Make:

The individual in this position will proactively work within the Solutions Strategy and Planning team to provide valuable industry/market, customer, financial and product driven insight that will be leveraged in the Solutions strategic planning and as needed, the product development processes. In addition, this individual will be expected to work effectively across teams and draw upon resources within TransUnion in order to facilitate and support the development and execution of complex initiatives. Duties include:
  • Performs a range of analysis supporting strategic decisions and insights including market analysis, competitive analysis, financial analysis including business cases and product analysis
  • Validates accuracy of data and provides analysis to highlight unusual trends
  • Completes data analysis duties in a timely fashion for each assigned project
  • Ensures accuracy of results by conducting thorough quality assurance reviews on each report prior to distribution
  • Co-ordinates with internal resources on complex research and analysis from idea generation through implementation
  • Quickly understands industry trends related to global solutions
  • Creates and/or follows detailed project plans to ensure projects are completed on time
  • Generates reports using queries and report templates, modifying these queries as required
  • Undertakes ad hoc analysis and reporting for cross team distribution as required
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability status, veteran status, marital status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.

TransUnion's Internal Job Title:
Analyst, Strategic Planning

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