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Mu Sigma Inc, Junior Associate, Application Deadline, BTT Gateway Job ID 10658

Wed, October 21, 2015

Explore this opportunity and how to apply via your BTT Gateway account; search for Job ID 10658

 

Mu Sigma is a category defining Decision Sciences and Big Data Analytics Company helping enterprises institutionalize data-driven decision making. Mu Sigma’s unique interdisciplinary approach and cross-industry learning drive innovation in solving high-impact business problems across marketing, risk and supply chain. With over 3500 decision scientists and experience across 10 industry verticals, Mu Sigma has been consistently validated as the preferred Decision Sciences and analytics partner. Mu Sigma provides an integrated decision support ecosystem of products, services and cross-industry best practice processes transforming the way decisions are enabled in enterprises for more than 140 Fortune 500 clients.

Designation: Junior Associate
Location: Across US

Responsibilities:
At Mu Sigma you’ll often hear the phrase "Learning over Knowing." It’s one of our guiding principles, and as such, we expect every Mu Sigman to demonstrate passion for learning. Our work will throw a variety of concepts at you, ranging from the chemical backings of pharmaceutical drugs to the vast global supply chains of leading retailers. We help firms improve their decision making, and to do that, we must know them better than they know themselves. We aren’t just an analytics firm; we’re a Decision Sciences firm.

To succeed at Mu Sigma, you should bring to the table:
- A quantitative mindset: You don’t have to be a Statistics major, but you do have to know how to work with numbers.
- A critical eye: We want someone who asks questions, always probing for "Why?" or "So what?" We value contrarian thinking.
- Interpersonal skills: The work involves consulting and client interaction. Clients have to like and respect you, even when you tell them they’re wrong.

What you’ll do:
- Engage clients to understand their business challenges and how to solve them.
- Work alongside a global delivery team that spans client locations and our India center, solving data-intensive problems with the analytical frameworks and tools that we provide you.
- Present the results of your work to senior management, offering insightful recommendations that lead to tangible business impact.
- Build relationships with clients, helping them improve their use of analytics to drive their business operations forward.

What you’ll gain from the experience:
- A strong foundation in analytics. You’ll learn how to think analytically, and how to quantify and solve a variety of business problems thrown at you.
- Meaningful experience. You’ll work on issues directly relevant to the needs of senior clients, with whom you’ll frequently engage. You’ll also see your work translate into actions.
- A head-start. Big Data analytics is an exploding industry. We’re at its forefront.

Our Training Investment in You:
The Mu Sigma experience begins at Mu Sigma University (MSU) – an intensive training program in our Bangalore, India facility that prepares you for a successful career as a Decision Scientist. At MSU, you’ll participate in a curriculum that draws from disciplines of Math, Business, Technology, Design-Thinking, and Behavioral Science – the multi-disciplinary skills that make a Mu Sigman.
After the initial training, you will be assigned to one of our client location across US.

Education Requirements:
BBA / BA / BS (we hire across all disciplines): May 2015 to December 2015

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