WNS Sr Group Manager Advanced Analytics Capability Leader

  • 10-16 yrs
  • Not Disclosed

Job Description

About WNS

WNS (Holdings) Limited (NYSE WNS), is a leading global business process outsourcing company. WNS offers business value to 200+ global clients by combining operational excellence with deep domain expertise in key industry verticals, including Travel, Insurance, Banking and Financial Services, Manufacturing, Retail and Consumer Packaged Goods, Shipping and Logistics, Healthcare and Utilities. WNS delivers an entire spectrum of business process outsourcing services such as finance and accounting, customer care, technology solutions, research and analytics and industry specific back office and front office processes. WNS has over 25,000 professionals across 29 delivery centers worldwide, including Costa Rica, India, the Philippines, Poland, Romania, South Africa, Sri Lanka, UK and US.

Deep industry knowledge and expertise, a partnership approach, comprehensive service offerings and a proven track record enable us to deliver business value to many of the world's leading companies. We are passionate about building an organization that is valued by our clients, employees, business partners, investors and the community at large. Our management team comprises accomplished professionals from leading global organizations. Each member brings deep business acumen and outsourcing domain expertise, ensuring a strong growth curve.

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Role Insurance Research and Analytics Advanced Analytics Capability Leader

Position Senior Group Manager

Location Bangalore

Role Description

Growth pipeline Support the growth pipeline process through active engagement and execution support for new opportunity areas. Ensure formulation and achievement of goals, strategy, structure, staffing, skills, style and processes are synergistic with the vertical's objectives super ordinate goal

Solution design support Engage with internal stakeholders, existing and new clients to understand their requirements and translate these into a solution framework. This will entail creative thinking abilities and an ability to interpret unstructured requirements

Project based execution support Help incubate new engagements by executing Pilot, Proof of Concept projects to establish capabilities and credibility with existing and new clients. This may entail working either as an independent analyst or as part of a larger team to deliver on client requirements

New capabilities development Prepare white papers and undertaking proof of concepts on data available with the existing support teams. This will also include providing analytics support to the Operations teams

Best practice sharing Participate in translating industry best practices and disseminating them to different customer accounts and aid capability building for the Insurance R&A in the areas of Advanced Analytics. This will also entail helping build domain and technical capabilities within the team and vertical through training support. Act as the Subject Matter Expert for Analytics. Must be able to bring in thought leadership and understanding of current and future trends

Knowledge and Experience

10 14 years Insurance analytics experience with very good exposure to various functions within an Insurance Company

Experience in predictive modelling techniques including neural network, ensemble modeling modelling and machine learning techniques in the Insurance domain is essential

Experience in Digital analytics (Web, Social media) and tools

Exposure to big data platforms like Cloudera, Hadoop, etc

Ability to undertake drill down analysis of key business problems and interpret results, generate insights and recommend strategies

Ability to translate business problems into most efficient and effective analysis plan execute the analysis including data pull, data preparation and build statistical models using SAS R other statistical tools

Ability to identify, evaluate and recommend latest technology platforms in Analytics

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills and proven ability to manage large teams

Conceptual, analytical & tactical thinking, strategic thought process

Excellent written and oral communication skills

Excellent interpersonal skills, with the ability to develop strong working relationships and effectively influence all levels of business stakeholders

Ability to mentor junior resources on methodologies and industry best practices of various advanced analytics solutions

Ability to naturally assume ownership of initiatives, requiring minimal supervision to consistently deliver outstanding results

Ability to manage multiple stakeholders across different geographies. Familiar with data sets and challenges in the US & Europe markets