Senior Associate, Risk / Business Intelligence
At a glance
Location: US-CA-Oakland Map
Posted: 10/17/2021
Closing: 11/16/2021
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Job description

Senior Associate, Risk / Business Intelligence

The union of Escalent and Grail Insights accelerates growth for our clients by creating a seamless flow between primary, secondary, syndicated, and internal business data streams, providing consulting and advisory services from insights through implementation.

The Senior Associate, Risk / Business Intelligence position is an Embedded Solution - offering you an opportunity to work onsite with our client - a Global leader in web-based technologies and e-commerce

Location: Menlo Park, CA; or Austin, TX (when offices re-open)

We are hiring for the team that provides direct support to our clients with ongoing data analytics, reporting, quality assurance and documentation while working with multiple vendors and internal teams across a variety of dayto-day deliverables.


  • Establish and refine QA Hive tables/views
  • Establish baseline Key Quality Indicators (KQIs), QA metrics, and attributes for QA workflows (descriptive statistics, aggregations, calculations)
  • Build QA pipelines as needed
  • Identification of key trends, anomalies, and outliers
  • Maintain existing QA Dashboards and reporting
  • Improve QA dashboards and reporting
  • Pivot Quality Analytics from descriptive statistics to inferential statistics of QA data (statistical relationships, hypothesis testing, predictive risk)
  • Build Automated Audit Support Processes (data quality checks, sampling methods and pipelines)
  • Manage client stakeholders

Personal Success Characteristics:

  • Effective time management skills
  • Very strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Team Player
  • Self-motivated, detail-oriented and resourceful problem solver focused on driving operational excellence
  • Demonstrated ability to adapt quickly and learn new tools/technologies/processes
  • Ability to multitask and manage multiple projects simultaneously, while balancing challenging deadlines and client constraints
  • Ability to follow processes and instructions while identifying opportunities for continuous improvement – ask the right questions respectfully, challenge assumptions logically and work closely with a diverse set of stakeholders / teams
  • Flexibility to work with teams in other locations and time zones as per business needs


  • Min. 6-8 years of full-time relevant experience
  • Proficiency in Unidash / Tableau, Hive, Presto, MySQL
  • Working knowledge of statistical methods like correlation, regression etc.
  • Prior experience in Financial Services / E-commerce / Fintech firms is preferred
  • Prior experience in a consulting role, working directly with senior clients is preferred


This is a full-time position with standard benefits such as healthcare, dental, vision, 401K. Onsite amenities like catered lunches, micro kitchens and shuttle service can be accessed, once offices reopens.

Senior Associate, Risk / Business Intelligence