Senior Analyst - Fraud & Security - Javelin at Escalent, Inc.

Posted in Other 13 days ago.

Location: Livonia, Michigan





Job Description:

Senior Analyst - Fraud & Security


Are you curious about how the fraud & security space is going to evolve? Are you passionate the Financial Services industry and have an interest to expand your career? If you are seeking to advise clients in a fast-environment and also enjoy expressing your thought leadership in writing ...

...We want to hear from you!

Javelin Strategy and Research, a business unit of Escalent Inc. is a leading provider of global market intelligence and advisory services to the financial services industry, and is seeking a Senior Analyst (Fraud & Security) to join their team.

This is a virtual, work from home role with team members across the US.


Position Overview:


As an Senior Analyst, you will join a team of accomplished analysts, consultants, and researchers who identify, monitor and evaluate trends in financial services. As a member of the Javelin team you will develop insights, identify opportunities and author though leadership research reports that pertain to fraud management and/or cybersecurity. You will advise leading financial services organizations, financial technology and security vendors, government agencies and other financial service entities.

You will have the opportunity to:

  • Work with experienced practice Directors to identify topics of interest, design surveys, and participate in the development of reports and presentation to clients.
  • Analyze and evaluate consumer survey data, trends, and consumer usage patterns to provide actionable insights and recommendations.
  • Outline and draft forward-looking research reports based on quantitative and qualitative data analysis, using a variety of formats (MS Word reports, MS PowerPoint presentations, webinars, blogs)
  • Respond to specific client queries by mining primary or secondary research data and incorporating your insights
  • Conduct phone interviews with technology, security and financial service executives
  • Gather secondary research about fraud & security technologies and vendors and startups in the financial services or fintech space


Required qualifications:

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree
  • A passion for learning, writing, communicating and advising clients
  • Comfortable with numbers and basic statistics, coupled with the ability to communicate findings and recommendations in written and conversational business formats
  • SPSS experience preferred
  • Must be authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship


Minimum skills and knowledge:

  • Strong writing skills; experience writing research reports
  • Strong verbal communication skills
  • Superior attention to detail and an insistence on research integrity

Equal Opportunity Employer: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.