American Express / Phoenix, Arizona

Statistician/Econometrician


Duties and Responsibilities:
This position is accountable for the design, development, and maintenance of profit-based fraud decision support systems worldwide. Responsibilities include
1. model development & tracking;
2. fraud modeling strategies development & implementations;
3. research/analysis of various fraud risk initiatives;
4. risk platform maintenance & enhancement;
5. business consulting.


Qualifications:

- Ph.D or Maters degree in Statistics, Economics, agricultural economics or closely related field, Ph.D preferred.
- Ability to conduct independent research.
- Experience with computer based statistical software packages e.g. SAS, SPSS, LIMDEP.
- Excellent oral and written communication skills.
- Good understanding of applied statistics techniques and basic economic theory

Starting Time: ASAP


Contact information:

Shen Zhang
Routing: 78-03-17
American Express
APCC
7740 N. 16th street
Phoenix, AZ 85020

or by e-mail

shen.w.zhang@aexp.com