Director, Advanced Analytics

Director, Advanced Analytics Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Director, Advanced Analytics to join our team.


  • Make business recommendations to senior leadership based on results/trends identified in data analysis;
  • Responsible for setting and operationalizing the analytics strategy for organization;
  • Build & deploy Machine Learning/AI pipelines that enable industrial analytics at scale in LyondellBasell’s AI framework;
  • Collaborate with IT to enable data and system architectures that simplify data accessibility, collection and curation for at scale analytical purposes;
  • Resource Enterprise projects with data science professionals to meet organizational needs;
  • Partnering with data science peers to identify gaps, improve quality, and share advanced modeling techniques and learnings;
  • Act as a subject matter expert in advanced analytics and bring best in class, innovative ideas to test and measure performance and impact programs;
  • Develop sophisticated data products (visualizations, models, insights etc.) for business users;
  • Challenge conventional thinking and traditional ways of operating as you work with stakeholders to identify and improve the status quo;
  • Leading the initiatives involving exploration and analysis of data across a variety of data platforms;
  • Serve as the subject matter expert in analytics methodologies and best practices, including outcomes measurement and study design.


  • Excellent communications skills when addressing both research and non-research audiences;
  • Experience with Business Intelligence and Data Mining Applications a must;
  • 6+ years related work experience;
  • Fluency in SAS, SPSS, R or any other advanced analytics software package;
  • Bachelor’s degree required, MBA or Advanced degree preferred;
  • Proven track record of dealing directly with clients is required;
  • Knowledge of a variety of analytic tools.